Courses and Workshops

Begins Date(s) Title Description Instructor(s) Location
Thursday, October 6, 2016 October 6, 2016; 9:00am-4:00pm

Building a Positive, Supportive Learning Community for All: Experiential, Brain-Based Approaches that Promote Student Engagement and Motivation to Learn

This workshop will offer strength-based approaches to help educators differentiate instruction and maximize social-emotional learning and academic outcomes. Educators will take away practical, brain-based approaches to increase engagement and ownership in learning.

Jennifer Stanchfield

Vermont Learning Collaborative, Dummerston

In Process

Began Date(s) Title Description Instructor(s) Location
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 August 2-5, 2016; 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Three fall followup sessions to be arranged

All Kids: Making Classroom Content Comprehensible to Children in the Language and Poverty Gap

ALL KIDS presents best practices plus a researched based lesson delivery system, SIOP, to assist educators in providing equitable access to academic content for all students.

Ana Rawson, Jen Course, Deb Coombs, Heidi Pancake

Cusick Conference Room, Brattleboro UHS
Monday, August 15, 2016 Aug. 15-19, 2016; Nov. 3 follow up session; 8:30am-2:30pm

Differentiated Instruction and the Common Core

Differentiation in instruction can lead to student success, proficiency and more! Join this carefully designed course with an on-going support structure!

Tina Shakespeare

Learning Collaborative, Dummerston