Niles Township District for Special Education #807

Professional Learning 

If you need immediate assistance, please contact Alicia Hastings at ahastings@ntdse.org.

Month
Date
Upcoming Event
Location
January
1/16/2018 8:00 AM
to 10:00 AM
Niles Township Administrators' Network (NTA)
Target Audience: Township Administrators The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township Administrators to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 71- Clarence E. Culver School
1/18/2018 9:00 AM
to 3:00 PM
CHAMPS (3 day training): A Proactive and Positive Approach to Classroom Management
Target Audience: All Educators Please register for each session individually. This learning track will be held 11/1/17, 12/5/17 and 1/18/18. This 3-day training will provide participants with a foundation for using of the CHAMPS approach to classroom management. The CHAMPS approach provides teachers with effective strategies to increase classroom organization, directly teach behavioral expectations, increase student motivation, respond consistently and productively to misbehavior, and use class- wide strategies for increasing student responsibility. Whether you are a seasoned veteran or new to the profession, CHAMPS will provide you with a framework to assist developing individual or small group behavior interventions while continuing to fine tune your classroom systems. Function based interventions will be addressed as well as group reinforcement models.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
1/18/2018 3:45 PM
to 5:45 PM
CPR Certification
Target Audience: All Educators This session teaches the non-medical rescuers how to identify a medical emergency and when to phone 911. This course provides instruction on adult and child CPR, the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), and procedures to assist a choking victim.
Molloy Education Center
1/23/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Supporting Students with Autism Learning Track- (Day 4/5)
Target Audience: All Educators Please register for each session individually. This learning track will be held 8/7/17, 9/27/17, 11/7/17, 1/23/18 and 3/15/18. This session will continue the conversation around meeting the needs of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The focus will be on meeting the academic needs of students in both the general and special education environments. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about different curriculum modifications and accommodations that can be used in the classroom to best support the needs of those with Autism.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
1/23/2018 3:45 PM
to 5:45 PM
CPR Certification
Target Audience: All Educators This session teaches the non-medical rescuers how to identify a medical emergency and when to phone 911. This course provides instruction on adult and child CPR, the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), and procedures to assist a choking victim.
Molloy Education Center
1/24/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Social Thinking Learning Track- (Day 2/3)
Target Audience: All Educators This course is designed for continuous learning. It is recommended that participants attend all sessions scheduled for the following dates: 11/14/17, 1/24/18 & 4/12/18 Please register for each session individually. This will focus on meeting the needs of individuals with social cognitive deficits through the use of the Social Thinking program. The first half day session will look at the characteristics of students who would benefit from Social Thinking lessons and how social cognitive deficits impact their education. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about how Social Thinking can benefit complex learners . Subsequent sessions will focus on specific Social Thinking programs and lessons and how to integrate them into their classroom.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
1/24/2018 11:45 AM
to 1:00 PM
Speech Township Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Speech Language Pathologists The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township SLPs to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
1/30/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Social Workers Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Social Workers The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township Social Workers to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 74- Administration Office
February
2/2/2018 1:00 PM
to 3:00 PM
Psychologists Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Psychologists The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township School Psychologists to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 74- Administration Office
2/6/2018 3:45 PM
to 5:45 PM
SMARTBoard Learning Track- (Day 2/2)
Target Audience: All Educators This course is designed for continuous learning. It is recommended that participants attend all sessions scheduled for the following dates: 10/12/17 and 2/6/17. Please register for both days individually. This session will be structured as a Q & A and make and take. Please come prepared with questions!
Molloy Education Center
2/15/2018 3:45 PM
to 5:15 PM
New Hire Track: Differentiation
Target Audience: Educators with 0-3 years of experience Each student brings a different set of strengths and areas for growth. Learn how to clearly define what students should be learning, measure where they are in the progression, and make plans for how to differentiate instruction by examining content, product, and/or process.
Molloy Education Center
March
3/3/2018 10:00 AM
to 12:00 PM
Spring Parent Academy: Recreation & Leisure Resource Fiar
Target Audience: NTDSE Families Details TBD
Molloy Education Center
3/15/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Supporting Students with Autism Learning Track- (Day 5/5)
Target Audience: All Educators Please register for each session individually. This learning track will be held 8/7/17, 9/27/17, 11/7/17, 1/23/18 and 3/15/18. This session will continue the conversation around meeting the needs of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The focus will be on building social skills and independence, and how to address deficiencies in the classroom. Participants will have an opportunity to learn how teaching social and independent skills will strengthen the foundational skills seen in successful classrooms.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
3/19/2018 8:00 AM
to 10:00 AM
Niles Township Administrators' Network (NTA)
Target Audience: Township Administrators The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township Administrators to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 68 Educational Services Center
April
4/12/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Social Thinking Learning Track- (Day 3/3)
Target Audience: All Educators This course is designed for continuous learning. It is recommended that participants attend all sessions scheduled for the following dates: 11/14/17, 1/24/18 & 4/12/18 Please register for each session individually. This will focus on meeting the needs of individuals with social cognitive deficits through the use of the Social Thinking program. The first half day session will look at the characteristics of students who would benefit from Social Thinking lessons and how social cognitive deficits impact their education. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about how Social Thinking can benefit complex learners . Subsequent sessions will focus on specific Social Thinking programs and lessons and how to integrate them into their classroom.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
4/12/2018 11:45 AM
to 1:00 PM
Speech Township Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Speech Language Pathologists The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township SLPs to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
4/13/2018 1:00 PM
to 3:00 PM
Psychologists Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Psychologists The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township School Psychologists to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 74- Administration Office
4/19/2018 3:45 PM
to 5:15 PM
New Hire Track: School Law
Target Audience: Educators with 0-3 years of experience Attorney Teri Engler will be presenting on the 'do's' and 'dont's' for educators from a legal perspective.
Molloy Education Center
4/27/2018 8:30 AM
to 11:30 AM
Social Workers Networking Meeting
Target Audience: Township Social Workers The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township Social Workers to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 74- Administration Office
4/28/2018 6:00 PM
to 10:00 PM
Trivia Night Fundraiser
Target Audience: All are welcome! Save the date! The SEED Foundation's 4th Annual Trivia Night will be April 28, 2018. Event and registration details to come! Mark your calendars now!
Glenview New Church
May
5/2/2018 8:00 AM
to 10:00 AM
Niles Township Administrators' Network (NTA)
Target Audience: Township Administrators The purpose of this meeting is for Niles Township Administrators to network for sharing knowledge and support.
District 74- Administration Office
5/31/2018 5:00 PM
to 8/31/2017 6:30 PM
End of the Year Picnic
Target Audience: All NTDSE students and families! SAVE THE DATE!Please join us for the NTDSE End of the Year picnic! Event details to come.
Molloy Education Center