SOWIC Academy Sessions 2019-2020
Co-Teaching: Double the Fun!
October 3, 2019
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Are you new to co-teaching or have you been co-teaching and need the fund amentals 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.
Measurable IEP Goals and Google Sheets
October 28, 2019
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 bring a computer to this session and have a google account (no experience with google sheets required).
Who: All Staff (District Employees and SOWIC Employees)
Where: SOWIC Main Office
1207 N. Larkin Ave, Joliet
Cost: FREE, CPDUs provided