Yolanda Westerberg Virtual Writing Workshops!

Sep 28 to Sep 30 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

K-2, 3-5 and Secondary sessions will be follow-ups from the sessions in August with some new strategies and time for discussion and questions! Monday, September 28, 3:30-5:00 pm, K-2 Tuesday, September 29, 3:30-5:00 pm, 3-5 Wednesday, September 30 3:30-5:00 pm, Secondary Please Register Here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSejYKJ9NS5wLLOm3IWiAvuidp8PJlrOk6CNz0TDISM6XDm_FQ/viewform?usp=sf_link (A calendar invite will be sent to you after you register!)

OCDE Project GLAD Path to Proficiency

Oct 1 from 8:00 AM

The most comprehensive online coaching program to support teachers with OCDE Project GLAD® implementation and language development. Details are on the Flyer: https://5il.co/i6h2 Website with all of the information: https://www.nextstepsprojectglad.com/P2P2020 Teachers can register until October. Please contact Ashley Harsin, ashley.harsin@imesd.k12.or.us if interested!

IMESD Statewide Inservice Virtual Summit

Oct 9 from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Keynote Speaker Dr. John Hodge Schedule: 8 – 8:30 Opening Remarks 8:30 – 9:30 Keynote 10:00 – 11:00 Session 1 11:00 – 12:00 Lunch Break 12:00 – 1:00 Session 2 1:30 – 2:30 Session 3 Registered participants will receive session lists with links to join sessions the week of the summit. Session on many topics and tools will be offered, there will be something for everyone! Please register with your school google account for the sharing of documents and resources. Free for all IMESD Districts, outside districts please contact Erin Lair, Director of Teaching and Learning erin.lair@imesd.k12.or.us Register HERE: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe5TPPDmT95GDooPHkezJ9FS6wUZdseTZQd1sb7lq1I7r77XA/viewform PDUs available Questions? Please contact Joe Buglione, IMESD Instructional Coach joe.buglione@imesd.k12.or.us

Preparing Para-Educators to Assist Students with Autism

Oct 9 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Virtual

This is a series of 5 virtual webinars to prepare para-educators to assist students with Autism. The first session on 10/09 is from 12 -3 PM and the next four sessions on 10/14, 10/21, 10/28 and 11/04 are from 1-3 PM. See flyer for details and descriptions of each session: https://5il.co/kttm. REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1zV5Vs7mwC5gMiuZU6d2FtTZl-cjVQfjfWGMjp_X-lvA/viewform?ts=5f5a40a8&edit_requested=true

Topics in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Overview and Thinking Style

Oct 14 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Virtual Webinar

This is part of a series of 4 webinars designed to provide training for teachers and staff members who work with students on the Autism Spectrum; with a particular focus on providing assistance for students in the regular education setting. Participants can register for one or all of the series and will receive an email prior to the webinar that contains handouts and the link to join the meeting. In this session participants will gain an understanding of what it means to have ASD: behavioral characteristics, thinking/learning style and communication/social challenges. Understanding the condition can help participants to monitor how their teaching style matches up with the learning style of their student(s) with ASD. Registration Deadline: 10/12/20 REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1YjesS3dpiRyJzqx7AZT8Y6sdMX4AWxtx3LGuQZW1_OI/viewform?ts=5f5a4269&edit_requested=true

Topics in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Behavior Management Tips and Strategies

Oct 21 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Virtual Webinar

This is part of a series of 4 webinars designed to provide training for teachers and staff members who work with students on the Autism Spectrum; with a particular focus on providing assistance for students in the regular education setting. Participants can register for one or all of the series and will receive an email prior to the webinar that contains handouts and the link to join the meeting. Behaviors that are typically associated with ASD can pose challenges in mainstream settings. An overview of why students may be engaging in these behaviors and a variety of behavior management strategies that are often successful for these unique learners will be provided. Registration Deadline: 10/19/20 REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1crlMOjhxNWMgIfIMp5F4zVeC2ze-qxqrPCY-1yV1Eho/viewform?ts=5f5a4707&edit_requested=true

ODE 504 Training, presenter is Winston Cornwall with ODE

Oct 28 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Virtual - Winston will provide link to training after you register.

What: ODE 504 Training, presenter is Winston Cornwall with ODE. Where: Virtual-Winston will provide link to training after you register Date: 10/28/20 Time: 9am-3pm (there will be morning, lunch, and afternoon breaks) Description/Topics Included: Protections under Section 504 Physical/Mental Impairments & Major Bodily Functions Major Life Activities 504 Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) Health Plans vs. Section 504 Plans Medical Professionals Medical Diagnoses COVID-19 & 504 Protections Compensatory Services Private and Home School Duties Service Animals Extracurricular & Nonacademic Activities Disciplinary Issues ADHD & ADD Dyslexia Transfer students Post-Secondary Transition Disability Harassment Keys in Today’s 504/Title II (ADA) Register Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSepVTk9jZNITUKTirJkfl-mdlp7NWmWDPl5fuoxoYV84V9elw/viewform

Topics in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Setting up Classrooms for Success/Visual Supports

Oct 28 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Virtual Webinar

This is part of a series of 4 webinars designed to provide training for teachers and staff members who work with students on the Autism Spectrum; with a particular focus on providing assistance for students in the regular education setting. Participants can register for one or all of the series and will receive an email prior to the webinar that contains handouts and the link to join the meeting. Information will be presented that will help teachers provide effective instruction by understanding the importance of structuring the environment, providing visual supports and modifying/adapting curriculum. Strategies and examples will cover students in grades K – 12. Registration Deadline: 10/26/20 REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1K0rtd1wRq_aNCDoiJCZOkz0KPxBpUq8UilKUo1z-dQo/viewform?ts=5f5a477a&edit_requested=true

Topics in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Understanding and Addressing Sensory Needs

Nov 4 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Virtual Webinar

This is part of a series of 4 webinars designed to provide training for teachers and staff members who work with students on the Autism Spectrum; with a particular focus on providing assistance for students in the regular education setting. Participants can register for one or all of the series and will receive an email prior to the webinar that contains handouts and the link to join the meeting. Students with ASD experience sensory difficulties. Participants will learn about how these difficulties impact a student’s ability to participate in their education. Strategies teachers can use to address sensory challenges will be presented. Registration Deadline: 11/02/20 REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1b5U1bhJRNDuXJRQX-R9xQlRCWtlzEBAWecDb0JLt4zA/viewform?ts=5f5a47cd&edit_requested=true