SUMMER WORKSHOPS

2017 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.

2017 SUMMER WORKSHOPS

SPECIAL EDUCATION

  • Getting Started With Proloquo2Go
    JULY 11 | 12:00 – 3:00 PM
  • Safety Care INITIAL – Behavioral Safety Training
    JULY 11 & 12 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Practical Strategies for Reducing Drop Out Risk:
    How Can We Implement Research Validated Practices?
    JULY 13 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Safety Care RECERTIFICATION – Behavioral Safety Training
    JULY 18 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Transition to Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities: 2-Day Series
    Day One: Transition to Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities
    JULY 25 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    Day Two: Teaching Skills Essential for Transition to Postsecondary Education
    JULY 26 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Transition to Supported or Competitive Employment for Students with Disabilities
    JULY 27 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

PROFESSIONAL STAFF TRAINING

  • Low Incidence Disabilities: Community-Based Instruction Video Modeling
    3-DAY WORKSHOP
    JUNE 20, 21, & 22 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Introduction to Executive Functioning Skills
    JULY 18 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Behavior Assessment & Intervention Training
    AUGUST 1 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Classroom Management For New Teachers:
    The Behavior Instruction Connection
    AUGUST 8 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION

  • Building an Online Course (4-Day workshop)
    JUNE 19, 20, 21, 22 OR AUGUST 7, 8, 9, 10 | 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Discovery Education Streaming Workshop
    JULY 11 | 8:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Grant Writing for Teachers: A Beginners Guide
    JULY 13 | 8:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Digital Breakout EDU
    JULY 26 | 8:30 – 11:30 AM

PARAPROFESSIONAL ACADEMY

  • 8-DAY SERIES
    AUGUST 22, 23, 24, 25
    Days 5 through 8 will be held during  the months of October 2017, January, March, and May 2018.Para Interviews, Reception and Graduation will be held on June 15, 2018 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. This is a required component of the class for all August 2017 Academy participants.

IMPROVING STUDENT LEARNING

  • K-2 Core Literacy: Close Reading
    JUNE 19 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • STEM Principles: Primary Elementary Coding with Robotics
    JUNE 19 OR JUNE 26 | 8:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Cultivate the Leader in You!
    JUNE 20 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • CRA Approach to Math: Early Numeracy, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division
    JUNE 20 OR JUNE 27 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • CRA Approach to Math: Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Integers, and Equations
    JUNE 21 OR JUNE 28 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Math Design Collaborative (MDC)
    AUGUST 7 AND 8 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM PG. 3
  • Strategic Classroom Talk via Effective Questioning
    AUGUST 9 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM PG. 3

>> Download a brochure of the 2017 summer workshops.


The Berks County Intermediate Unit is utilizing the MyLearningPlan (MLP) 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 My Learning Plan.
Please contact the BCIU if you have any problems or questions.


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