Learning Opportunities--1st Quarter 2015

posted Aug 27, 2015, 5:22 AM by Jennifer Nifong   [ updated Aug 27, 2015, 5:22 AM by Jerry Williamson ]
While we are transitioning from MLP to Truenorthlogic, all New DPS Teachers will need to contact Jennifer Nifong (jennifer.nifong@dpsnc.net (919) 560-2889) to register for professional development listed below.
 
 

Training Title

Description

Dates Offered/Location

Audience

Presenter

Teach for Success:  Module I

Classroom Management/De-Escalation

During this 1-day training, teachers will receive instruction and then collaborate to develop a classroom management plan to transform their teaching and impact student success.  The 6-hour session will break for lunch.  Substitutes will be provided by the Leadership and Professional Development Department.

September 3– 8:30am – 3:45pm

 

October 8—8:30am—3:45pm

Classroom Teachers

Jennifer Nifong Emmett Tilley

Teach for Success:  Module II

Relationships Matter

During this 1/2-day training, teachers will receive instruction on 10 Best Practices of building student/teacher relationships.  There is a Pre-Requisite course:  Classroom Management-Module 1..

September 17—8:30-11:30am

October 22—8:30-11:30am

Classroom Teachers

Jennifer Nifong Emmett Tilley

Best Practices for Beginning Teachers:  Essential Components of Quality Lesson Planning

Participants will develop an understanding of a framework for planning purposeful, standards-driven, backward design lessons that are engaging and challenging for all students.

Part 1:  September 22—3:30-5:30pm

Part 2:  October 29—3:30-5:30pm

Beginning Teachers

Jennifer Nifong Emmett Tilley

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