Mathematics Mondays Webinar Series Fall 2018

Please join us for an exciting new Mathematics Mondays webinar series!

 

Growth Mindset in Mathematics: October 1, 2018, 3:00-4:00pm

“I’m not a math person” is a statement made entirely too often.  Learn how to use a Growth Mindset to work hard to grow our math understanding, attitude, and outlook.

 

Writing Quality Math IEP Goals: November 5, 2018, 3:00-4:00pm

What assessments can I give to get data for the PLP?  What types of math goals should I be writing for my students? What are the progression of math skills that my students need to be successful?  Join us as we answer these questions and more.

 

Universal Design for Learning in the Math Class: December 10, 2018, 2:30-3:30pm

“There is no formula or recipe that works for all learners in all times. There is no set of lesson plans or units that can engage the range of learning styles, approaches, and intelligences that are likely to gather in one classroom.” -William Ayres. Join us to learn what Universal Design for Learning is and how you can apply these strategies to increase student success in the Mathematics Classroom.

 

Logging in is Easy!

From the comfort of your classroom or office!  Starting 15 minutes before the start time, click the link to enter the Adobe Connect Virtual Room.

https://fdlrs.adobeconnect.com/growthmindset/

Select Guest, and type your name.  You will need speakers to hear the meeting, and you will ask questions and respond through a chat box in the meeting.

 

If you are in Broward, both the Growth Mindset and Universal Design webinars can be found in MyLearningPlan.  Registration is not necessary to attend. 

Math Mondays Webinar Series Flyer 2018

Growth Mindset Webinar

Please join us for this virtual meeting seminar, free and easy to participate! 

All you need is a computer, laptop, or device with speakers!

Download the Growth Mindset Webinar Series Flyer 

Language Matters:

Adopting Person First Language to Foster a Growth Mindset

September 5, 2017 at 2:15pm-3:00pm

A teacher’s language and mindset impacts their actions.  A teacher’s actions impact their student’s mindset.  A student’s mindset impacts their performance. In this session, participants will understand the influence of language on mindset.  Research on the effects of praise statements and their impact on student engagement and performance will be explored.

Logging in is Easy!

From the comfort of your classroom, office or home!  Starting  15 minutes  before the start time, click the link, or copy and paste into your browser to enter the Adobe Connect Virtual Room.

http://browardschools.adobeconnect.com/growthmindset/

Select Guest, and type your name.  You will need speakers to hear the meeting, and you will ask questions and respond through a chat box in the meeting.

 

 

About the Presenter: 

Naomi Church is a Program Specialist for the Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System (FDLRS). Naomi has served Broward Schools for 14 years as an ESE Support Facilitator, RtI Coordinator, Instructional Coach and teacher. Naomi is passionate about professional development and building capacity in teachers and families to increase student success. Visit her math website for resources and more at http://mrschurch.net.

Webinar: Building on the Strengths of Students with Special Needs

Webinar: Building on the Strengths of
Students with Special Needs

In this engaging webinar, based on ASCD book, Building on the Strengths of Students with Special Needs: How to Move Beyond Disability Labels in the Classroom, Toby Karten offers K–12 general and special educators and other school staff ways to focus on learner strengths. She shares inclusive curriculum scenarios in elementary, middle, and high schools to guide teachers of students with dyslexia; ADHD; and emotional, communicative, intellectual, physical, developmental, and sensory differences.

This live webinar will acknowledge a variety of challenges with the appropriate inclusion strategies that look beyond a learner’s disability label.

Building on the Strengths of Students
with Special Needs

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 3:00 p.m. eastern time (US)


Presented by Toby Karten

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Academic Strategies at Home Webinar

This training is based on the book: “Classroom Instruction that Works: Research-based Strategies for Increasing Student Achievement” by Robert Marzano.  Teachers use Marzano’s instructional strategies to increase student learning and engagement. How can these strategies be used at home by parents to help build successful students in all academic areas? This 30 minute recorded webinar will give you insight into Marzano’s High Yield Strategies at home.  http://browardschools.adobeconnect.com/p88rbx3fhw8/  Enjoy!

 

Please Click here for a handout on the high yield strategies.

FREE Parent Webinars!

Logging in is Easy!

From the comfort of your home, office or local library or coffee shop! Starting 20 minutes before the start time, click the link, or copy and paste into your browser.to enter the Adobe Connect Virtual Room.

http://browardschools.adobeconnect.com/parentwebinar/

Select Guest, and type your name. You will need speakers to hear the meeting, and you will ask questions and respond through a chat box in the meeting.

Academic Strategies at Home

Wednesday, March 15

4:00-5:00pm

This training is based on Marzano’s book “The Art and Science of Teaching.” Teachers use Marzano’s instructional strategies to increase student learning and engagement. How can these strategies be used at home by parents to help build successful students in all academic areas? This one hour Webinar will give you insight into Marzano’s High Yield Strategies at home.

Presented by:  Naomi Church, FDLRS Program Specialist

The Family Meeting: How it can enhance relationships in your family

Thursday, May 18

4:00pm-5:00pm

One of the best ways to prepare your children for success in a democratic society is to teach them the “give and take” that comes with cooperative problem solving or decision making. One excellent way to do this is through the Family Meeting. In this webinar, learn effective ways to improve communication with your children. No matter what the age of the child everyone can be active parents in the family meeting!

Presented by: Carol Beitler, FDLRS Parent Services

About the Presenters:

Carol Beitler has worked for Broward County schools since 1992. She has been a special education teacher, ESE Specialist, then worked in the district office as a Reading Specialist and Assistive Technology specialist before joining FDLRS as a Parent Services Specialist and Professional Development. Carol is bilingual and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Special Education and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership. Carol taught in Chicago prior to 1992 as a special education teacher, and she is bilingual and speaks Spanish.

Naomi Church is an HRD Curriculum/Program Specialist for the Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System (FDLRS). Naomi has served Broward Schools for 14 years as an ESE Support Facilitator, RtI Coordinator, Instructional Coach and teacher. Naomi is passionate about professional development and building capacity in teachers and families to increase student success. Visit her math website at http://mrschurch.net.