Teaching with Poverty in Mind Workshops
DASA Training Session
The next BU DASA Training Session will be Saturday December 12, 2015
For more information and to register see: http://www2.binghamton.edu/gse/dasa/dasa.html
Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) Training
(required as of January 1st, 2014)
Computer Science Week 2015
This year's Computer Science Week is December 7-13, 2015. To find out more information click here. One easy way to get started is with Hour of Code. Coding is not for high school students only, there are many programs and apps for elementary students. Check out this video on Hour of Code.
PBS Learning Media
No Nonsense Grammar
Explore a range of commonly taught grammar principles for early elementary and middle-schoolers with these fun videos and activities. From the difference between dependent and independent clauses to the correct usage of semicolons, let these resources guide you through the interactives (and perils!) of everyday grammar. View Collection
Teacher Tools Tip: Using the Quiz Maker
Create a simple assessment for your class in a snap! The Quiz Maker tool allows you to create a simple quiz using multiple choice, fill in the blank, and short answer questions. Learn More
Substitute Teacher Training Class
Tuesday, Feb. 2nd 2016 at 9am-3:30pm
601 Gates Road
Bring a bag lunch.
Brain Gym with Jan Fiore
This 24‐hour experiential course provides an in‐depth study of how to use Brain Gym® with infants, children, adults and seniors. Brain Gym® consists of various combinations of 26 targeted movements. It grew out of clinical studies started in 1969 by Paul Dennison. In the years since, research has shown that application of Brain Gym® provides significant improvement in concentration, memory, reading, organization skills, language and number skills, writing, speaking, athletic performance and more. It is now used worldwide in 87 countries, in 40 different languages. Anyone who wants to think better, clearer and faster can benefit. Academic, physical and personal goals are met using Brain Gym®. No matter what your age, it is never too late to activate! Learn simple ways to energize, meet challenges and optimize learning potential.For more information about Brain Gym® please visit:
Brain Gym International www.braingym.org
For more information, view Jan's website.