Courses and Workshops

Begins 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 8, 2016 August 8, 2016; 9:00am-3:00pm

Mindfulness for Educators

An exploration of Mindfulness as it applies to both the modern world and to education and human services.

Amir Flesher

The Learning Collaborative, Dummerston VT
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

In Process

Began Date(s) Title Description Instructor(s) Location
Monday, July 11, 2016 July 11-15, 2016; 8:30am-4:00pm

Laying the Foundation: Building a Deep Understanding of Number

During this 3-credit graduate course teachers will explore the foundational concepts of early numeracy including counting, number sense, magnitude, properties of number, and place value.

Loree Silvis

Howard Dean Center, Springfield