Niles Township District for Special Education #807

Professional Development 

If you need immediate assistance, please contact Jackie Thommen at jthommen@ntdse.org.

Month
Date
Upcoming Event
Location
April
4/24/2017 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Initial Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Training
Target Audience: All Educators Developed by the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), this course teaches staff to respond effectively to the warning signs that someone is beginning to lose control. It also addresses how staff can deal with their own stress, anxiety and emotions when confronted with challenging situations.
Molloy Education Center
May
5/1/2017 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Speech Township Professional Networking Meeting
These meetings will serve as a network for sharing knowledge and support among speech language pathologists across Niles Township.
District 72- Fairview South School
5/8/2017 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM
Occupational Therapists Professional Networking Meeting
These meetings will serve as a network for sharing knowledge and support among occupational therapists across Niles Township.
Molloy Education Center
5/10/2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
New AIMS Web Information Session
Debra Miller (Pearson Measurement Specialist) will be joining us to share information on the new AIMSweb that will help us plan for a transition for the 2018 school year.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
5/12/2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Psychologists Professional Networking Meeting
These meetings will serve as a network for sharing knowledge and support among school psychologists across Niles Township.
District 74- Administration Office
June
6/15/2017 1:30 PM to 5/15/2017 4:30 PM
Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Refresher
Developed by the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), this course refreshes staff regarding how to respond effectively to the warning signs that someone is beginning to lose control. It also addresses how staff can deal with their own stress, anxiety and emotions when confronted with challenging situations.
Molloy Education Center
6/16/2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Initial Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Training
Developed by the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), this course teaches staff to respond effectively to the warning signs that someone is beginning to lose control. It also addresses how staff can deal with their own stress, anxiety and emotions when confronted with challenging situations.
Molloy Education Center
July
7/18/2017 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Administrators Academy- Principal Teacher Evaluator Retraining: Student Growth (ISBE # 1779)
Target Audience: All Administrators *This session meets the Evaluator Retraining Requirements* Participants will learn how to: 1) Use assessment and measurement models identified by the Joint Committee in determining student growth attributable to individual principals/teachers and understand how different types of assessments are used for measuring growth 2) Use data from the evaluation rubric, other evidence collected, and best practices relative to evaluating student growth to link principal/teacher and school-level professional development plans to evaluation results 3) In collaboration with principal/teachers, creative supportive, targeted professional development plans that consider past results, contribute to professional growth, and assist teacher and principals in aligning professional development and goal-setting to school improvement goals and 4) Communicate evaluation outcomes and findings in constructive and supportive ways that enable teachers/principals to set goals and improve practice.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
August
8/2/2017 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Administrators Academy- Principal Teacher Evaluator Retraining: Teacher Professional Practice Domains 1 & 4 (ISBE # 1451)
Target Audience: All Administrators *This session meets the Evaluator Retraining Requirements* Administrators who evaluate teachers must demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability and communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways. This Academy focuses on Domains 1 and 4 of Charlotte Danielson's 2013 Framework for Teaching. This course requires participants to pre-conference, record data according to the Professional Practice rubric, and participate in mock pre/post conferences as an evaluator, teacher or observer.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor
September
9/26/2017 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Administrators Academy- Principal Teacher Evaluator Retraining: Teacher Professional Practice Domains 2 & 3 (ISBE # 1448)
Target Audience: All Administrators *This session meets the Evaluator Retraining Requirements* Administrators who evaluate teachers must demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability and communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways. This Academy focuses on Domains 2 and 3 of Charlotte Danielson's 2013 Framework for Teaching. This course requires participants to view teaching, record data according to the Professional Practice rubric, and participate in mock evaluation conferences as an evaluator, teacher, or observer.
District 69 Administration Office- 2nd Floor