SOWIC ACADEMY 2020-2021
Co-Teaching: Double the Fun!
October 1, 2020
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Are you new to co-teaching or have you been co-teaching and need the fundamentals for a successful co-teaching relationship, this is the workshop for you! The workshop will provide participants with an overview of co-teaching as well as practical detailed strategies for implementation. Participants will be presented with six specific approaches and guidelines for selecting the best approach in various classroom arrangements. Participants will leave with tools ready to plan for and implement co-teaching in their classroom. This workshop is designed for individuals as well as co-teaching pairs.
Google Drive 101
October 14, 2020
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Does Google Drive make you think….WHAT CLOUD! This session is focused on those new drive users. You will be taken step by step through creating new documents and sheets. Learn the basics from creating, sharing, organizing, and uploading to your drive. How do I share my document with someone?....all of those questions and many more will be answered! Participants must have a Google account, no experience required!
Measurable IEP Goals and Google Sheets
October 26, 2020
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Does the phrase “report card wizard” make your skin crawl? Then this is the workshop for you. At the end of this all day session, you will walk away with a more efficient way to track progress on your student’s goals and objectives. This workshop will first focus on writing measurable IEP goals connected to the IL Learning Standards in both academic and functional areas. Then participants will learn how to use google sheets to easily collect data and determine student progress towards their goals and objectives. Participants will learn how to create graphs to facilitate discussion and creation of new goals at IEP meetings. Participants must have a google account (no experience with google sheets required).
Strengthening Executive Function Skills
November 5, 2020
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
This workshop will focus on practical ways to support students in organization, time management, study skills, task completion, and self-regulation. Learn useful ways to seamlessly integrate interventions into the core curriculum. Leave this session with a variety of resources to use in the classroom.
Who: All Staff (District Employees and SOWIC Employees)
Zoom meeting link will be sent to the e-mail provided when registering
Cost: FREE, Professional Development Credit provided