8th Grade Social Studies G.I.A.N.T.S.

8th Grade Social Studies G.I.A.N.T.S.

Professional Development, New Units and Resources

A Teachers Guide to Setting Up a Balanced Literacy Classroom, K-5

A Teachers Guide to Setting Up a Balanced Literacy Classroom, K-5

If you are new to teaching, to a grade level, to the elementary setting or just want a refresher please join us to learn about the components of a balanced literacy classroom and how to make them work for you and your students.

Adaptive Schools Seminar

Adaptive Schools Seminar

The goal of Adaptive Schools Seminars is to develop the collective identity and capacity of organization members as collaborators and inquirers and leaders.

Advanced Cognitive Coaching

Advanced Cognitive Coaching

Additional, in-depth training for those who have completed Cognitive Coaching Days 1 trough 8.

Close Reading: Engaging your Students as Thinkers, Readers, and Writers

Close Reading: Engaging your Students as Thinkers, Readers, and Writers

Come join us for a two part series to learn how to instruct and facilitate the instructional routines of close reading of complex texts.

Data Dialogues

Data Dialogues

District and school team members will delve into approaches that ignite shared responsibility for student learning using the Lipton & Wellman Collaborative...

Elementary Mathematics Leadership 2017/2018

Elementary Mathematics Leadership 2017/2018

Elementary Mathematics Leadership meetings provide networking opportunities to teachers who serve as representatives of their district.

English Learners  Literacy Cohort (Grades 3-5)

English Learners Literacy Cohort (Grades 3-5)

Developing literacy practices for English Learners of higher proficiency, grades 3-5

Essentials for Achieving Rigor

Essentials for Achieving Rigor

This workshop is ONLY for Flint Priority Schools.

Foundations of Working with English Learners

Foundations of Working with English Learners

The basics of beginning to work with English Learners in the classroom

Guided Math

Guided Math

Developing a Guided Math classroom can provide a structured, practical way to teach.

Immersion K-5

Immersion K-5

Immersion Phase and Using Mentor Text: Creating a Vision for Writing

Improving Comprehension for K-5 Readers

Improving Comprehension for K-5 Readers

Join us for this three session quickshop to learn instructional tools to support student comprehension.

Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) - Orange, Green, and Blue Kits

Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) - Orange, Green, and Blue Kits

This 3-day workshop will prepare participants to implement Leveled Literacy Intervention as a Tier II intervention.

Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) - Red, Gold, and Purple Systems

Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI) - Red, Gold, and Purple Systems

LLI serves those students who need intensive support to achieve grade-level competency.

Literacy Intervention Support for English Learners

Literacy Intervention Support for English Learners

Strategies to support English learners as a Literacy Specialist

MI SCI PLN Meetings

MI SCI PLN Meetings

The purpose of MI Sci PLN meetings is to enhance communication, encourage cooperation, and inspire collaboration among the members of professional organizations committed to improving science education.

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 18

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 18

Understand the Framework aligned vision of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) straight from the researchers/writers in the Next Generation Science Exemplar (NGSX) system of professional development.

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 21

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 21

Understand the Framework aligned vision of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) straight from the researchers/writers in the Next Generation Science Exemplar (NGSX) system of professional development.

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 22

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 22

Understand the Framework aligned vision of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) straight from the researchers/writers in the Next Generation Science Exemplar (NGSX) system of professional development.

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 23

NGSX Units 1-6 Cohort 23

Understand the Framework aligned vision of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) straight from the researchers/writers in the Next Generation Science Exemplar (NGSX) system of professional development.

Number Talks

Number Talks

Participants in this session will learn to facilitate the dialogue, where students are the primary participants in the discussion.

Numeracy Strategies for High School Teachers

Numeracy Strategies for High School Teachers

Extending Numeracy Strategies for High School Teachers

Numeracy Strategies for Middle School Teachers

Numeracy Strategies for Middle School Teachers

Extending Numeracy Strategies for Middle School Teachers

Numeracy Strategies for Secondary Teachers

Numeracy Strategies for Secondary Teachers

3-day Professional development using Pamela Weber Harris's resources on problem strings and mathematical representations.

Read. Write, Think, Talk Workshop

Read. Write, Think, Talk Workshop

This 6 week class helps teachers organize and implement critical intentionally designed interactive read aloud time.

Readers Workshop at the Secondary Level (6-12)

Readers Workshop at the Secondary Level (6-12)

Looking for ways to re-energize your English classroom?? Want to get your students excited about reading again??

Secondary Mathematics Leadership 2017/2018

Secondary Mathematics Leadership 2017/2018

Our Team Purpose: The Mathematics Leadership Team will participate in research-informed professional development experiences with the

Supporting Newcomer English Learners at the Secondary Level

Supporting Newcomer English Learners at the Secondary Level

Working with new immigrant students in a secondary setting

Supporting Secondary Students in ELA & Social Studies Classrooms

Supporting Secondary Students in ELA & Social Studies Classrooms

Supporting Secondary Students in ELA & Social Studies Classrooms

The Formative Assessment Process 2017-2018

The Formative Assessment Process 2017-2018

Improving Student Achievement One Student at a Time.

Thinking Maps Training of Trainers (TOT)

Thinking Maps Training of Trainers (TOT)

Come join us for a great learning opportunity to become a Thinking Maps Trainer

Tuning Up Common Assessments

Tuning Up Common Assessments

This K-12 workshop is great for teams of teachers using common or interim assessments within a PLC.

Visible Learning For Literacy Book Study

Visible Learning For Literacy Book Study

This book study includes a face-to-face meeting: opportunities to learn via Twitter.

Writing with High-Proficiency English Learners

Writing with High-Proficiency English Learners

Writing strategies to support English Learners at a high writing proficiency level (WIDA 3.0-5.0)