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SOWIC Academy

Co - Teaching: Double the Fun!
September 27, 2018
8:30a.m. - 11:30a.m.

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 desig ned for individuals as well as co-teaching pairs.

Measurable IEP Goals and Google Sheets
October 1 1, 2018
8:30a.m. - 3:00p.m.

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 Common Core 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 bring a computer to this session and have a google account (no experience with google sheets required).

Using Infinitec as a Powerful Tool
November 16, 2018
12:30p.m. - 3:30p.m.

The amount of resources available on online can be overwhelming, sifting through hundreds of search results to find the best resources for your students and for you as a professional can be difficult. Find out how this FREE resource will help you in all areas of your professional life. Learn how to use Infinitec to earn FREE CPDU and CE credits from the comfort of your school or home. This session will have something fo r everyone that can be used the following day. This session will require a device to access the internet.


Who: All Staff (District Employees and SOWIC Employees)
Where: SOWIC Main Office
1207 N. Larkin Ave, Joliet
Cost: FREE, CPDUs provided
Call 815-741-7777



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