SUMMER WORKSHOPS

2018 Summer Workshops

 

The BCIU offers a wide variety of workshops for the professional development of teachers, administrators, and other education professionals.

Topics include standards and assessments, reading, math, and science programming, classroom management, exceptional students, computer software and hardware, the Internet, and many others.

Attendees earn Act 48 professional education hours.

2018 SUMMER WORKSHOPS

SPECIAL EDUCATION

  • Transition to Supported or Competitive Employment for Students with Disabilities
    JULY 11 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Safety Skills for Students with Autism and Low Incidence Disabilities
    JULY 12 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Transition to Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities: 2-Day Series
    Day One: Transition to Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities
    JULY 17 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    Day Two: Teaching Skills Essential for Transition to Postsecondary Education
    JULY 18 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Getting Started With Proloquo2Go
    JULY 18 | 12:00 – 3:00 PM
  • The Science of Behavior
    JULY 18 & 19 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Community Based Instruction for Students with Low Incidence Disabilities
    3-DAY WORKSHOP  Professionals Only.
    JULY 19, 20, 21 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Safety Care INITIAL
    Behavioral Safety Training
    JULY 24 & 25 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Low Incidence: It’s All About the Instructions
    JULY 25 | 12:00 – 3:00 PM
  • Safety Care RECERTIFICATION
    Behavioral Safety Training
    JULY 26 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

SPECIAL ED: PROFESSIONAL STAFF TRAINING

  • Introduction to Executive Functioning Skills
    JULY 31 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Classroom Management For New Teachers
    AUGUST 7 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Behavior Assessment & Intervention Training
    AUGUST 8 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION

  • Building an Online Course with Canvas LMS
    JUNE 27 & 28 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Making the Most of Open Educational Resources (OER) in Your Classroom
    JULY 17 | 8:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Google Level I Bootcamp
    August 7 & 8 | 8:30 – 3:30 PM

PARAPROFESSIONAL ACADEMY

  • 8-DAY SERIES
    AUGUST 20, 22, 23, 24 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    Days 5 through 8 will be held during  the months of October 2018, January, March, and May 2019. Para Interviews, Reception and Graduation will be held on June 14, 2019 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. This is a required component of the class for all August 2018 Academy participants.
  • Teaching Employability Skills for Low Incidence Paraprofessionals
    JULY 23 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Teaching Employability Skills for High Incidence Paraprofessionals
    JULY 30 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

POWER ACC

  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication
    JUNE 19: Modules 1-6 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    JULY 10: Modules 7-8 | 12:00 – 3:00 PM
    JULY 19: Modules 9-12 | 12:00 – 3:00 PM

IMPROVING STUDENT LEARNING

  • TDA is (Not) Just a Test Question
    JUNE 21 | 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
  • The Art of Questioning in Today’s Classroom
    STARTS ONLINE: July 1
    ENDS ONLINE: August 1
  • Motivating Mindsets: Teaching that Empowers Student Growth
    STARTS ONLINE: August 1
    ENDS ONLINE: September 1
  • Reading Units of Study with the Teachers College
    AUGUST 1 | 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
  • Teaching Math Conceptually: CRA and Problem Solving
    August 13 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • CDT Overview
    AUGUST 14 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Interactive Constitution
    AUGUST 14 | 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
  • Connecting the Past with Today: Jewish Refugees and the Holocaust
    AUGUST 14 | 12:30 – 3:30 PM

>> Download a brochure of the 2018 Summer Workshops.

The Berks County Intermediate Unit is utilizing the Frontline Education (formerly MyLearningPlan) registration system for BCIU events. You will need to register using the step-by-step instructions that will display on the screen when you have accessed the online registration page. We hope will find this registration system user-friendly.

>> Click here to view the full summer workshop catalog and register on Frontline Education.
Please contact the BCIU if you have any problems or questions.


contact:
 Heidi Gamler – 610-987-8548 – heigam@berksiu.org