Vermont-NEA Professional Programs
Vermont-NEA is here to support members in their professional learning and leadership goals. Contact the Director of Professional Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions pertaining to professional learning opportunities. All participants will receive professional learning certificates which can be used for relicensure purposes.
Vermont-NEA Annual ESP Conference - March 24, 2016 at the Sheraton in Burlington, Vermont.
Vermont-NEA's Annual ESP Conference will be held on March 24th at the Sheraton Hotel and Convention Center. Registration is now live at the following link: https://vermontneaseducatingthewhol2016.sched.org/. Early registration is for Vermont-NEA members only. Nonmembers will be able to register after March 1st,if there is availability, at a cost of $200. If nonmembers are interested in Joining Vermont-NEA, please contact Emma Mulvaney-Stanak at email@example.com.
Registration Directions: When you click on the link, you will see the sessions but will need to log onto your account (if you attended last year) or create an account. Once this is done, click on the sessions or events for each time period (including lunch). There is no SUBMIT button; this is done automatically. If you would like to see your schedule and have it emailed to you, click on the person icon at the top right of the screen and click on my sched. If you have any questions, please contact Ariel Bertenshaw at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEA Academy offers many free and low cost professional learning in a variety of areas.
Other Workshops, Conferences and Trainings offered by folks from around the state:
The Stern Center for Language and Learning is pleased to offer three workshops through the Cynthia K. Hoehl Institute for Excellence. Participants may register for one or all three. The registration form is here. For more information, visit www.sterncenter.org or call 802-878-2332. If you would like to attend, but do not have funds available, you may apply for a Cynthia K. Hoehl Fellowship. Click here for more information and here for the application form.
Dyslexia: This workshop will review the history of the term, its status in the law, early signs of risk, and what educators can do to ensure that all children learn to read. January 29, 2016 at Main Street Landing in Burlington, VT and April 15, 2016 at the Greenwood School in Putney, VT.
Dyscalculia: What is it? What are some indicators from student work? How can we provide support for students with dyscalculia and other math difficulties? February 12, 2016 at Main Street Landing in Burlington, VT and March 18th at the Greenwood School in Putney, VT.
Dysgraphia: At what point does illegible handwriting rise to the level of a specific learning disability? Are spelling and mechanics important? Should students be identified when their poor spelling makes their writing unintelligible? Get the answers and more at this workshop. March 18, 2016 at Main Street Landing in Burlington, VT and May 13, 2016 at the Greenwood School in Putney, VT.
SHAPE VT and US Games OPEN (Online Physical Education Network)
Shape VT and US Games are partnering to bring you a workshop on Fri Jan 15, at the Floodbrook School in Londonderry, VT. This workshop limited to the first 30 members to sign up and meet the required grant application. The cost of this workshop is $20 and includes lunch. Cash or check will be accepted at the workshop. Space is limited to the first 30 physical educators. You will need your SHAPE-VT membership number to register.
Start 2016 with a set of games from OPENphysed.org that will move your students and wow your administrators. All elementary physical education
teachers looking to integrate additional high-quality activities into the amazing things that you do each and every day should attend this workshop! Oh, and these activities will cost you nothing!
For more information contact Nick Kline, email@example.com or Betsey Caldwell at firstname.lastname@example.org. To register https://goo.gl/tlYHVP .