Curriculum Days Updates for SEC

Which trainings should special education teachers attend?

Remeber to register your selections in PD360/Edivation.

Fulton County curriculum days during preplanning are scheduled for August 1 and 4, 2014. The SEC Department has a variety of training options throughout the district for teachers and staff. Please review the updated list below to determine which training best suits your needs.

The full listing of curriculum days trainings and directions for how to register in PD60/Edivation are available on the Teaching & Learning Curriculum Days information page.

Teachers of Deaf/Hard of Hearing Students

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 8:30-11:30am

793 Mimosa Blvd

Roswell, GA

Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing Deaf/Hard of Hearing Services. Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.

Teachers of Orthopedically Impaired Students

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 1-4pm

793 Mimosa Blvd

Roswell, GA

Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing Orthopedically Impaired Services. Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.

IRR and other Special Education Teachers

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 8am-4pm

Milton Center-JJ101

Understanding SOLO Literacy Suite

Special Education teachers will learn about the software program SOLO. SOLO is a Literacy Suite comprised of four software titles to support and scaffold the reading and writing process. Teachers will use computers to explore ReadOutloud, WriteOutloud, CoWriter and DraftBuilder.

Teachers of Low Incidence Students-MOID/SID and Autism

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 8am-4pm

Professional Learning South 219

Setting up the Accessible Classroom

Setting up the Accessible Classroom is a training geared towards teachers of students in Moderate, Severe, and Profound Intellectual Disabilities, Autism, KSE and PSE. It covers how to set up your classroom, utilize core equipment and software, provide access to the curriculum, and address student communication needs.

PSE Teachers of 4 Year Olds Only - REQUIRED

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 8am-4pm

Professional Learning South

Preschool Special Ed: SLOs and Online Work Sampling

Preschool special education teachers will learn the process for Online Work Sampling in order to support district Student Learning Objectives.

Instructional Support Teachers (ISTs)

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 8:30-11:30am

689 North Ave

Hapeville, GA

REQUIRED-Select Morning OR Afternoon Session

ISTs will review procedures for starting the new school year as well as an update on Easy Eligiblity reports.

Instructional Support Teachers (ISTs)

Friday, Aug. 1st 2014 at 1-4pm

689 North Ave

Hapeville, GA

REQUIRED-Select Morning OR Afternoon Session

ISTs will review procedures for starting the new school year as well as an update on Easy Eligiblity reports.

IRR, General Ed Teachers and Administrators

Thursday, July 17th 2014 at 8am-3:30pm

Professional Learning South-207

Proactive Approach for School Discipline for Students with Disabilities

Three Session Options: 8-10; 10:30-12:00; 1:30-3:30

Participants will hear an overview of positive and proactive strategies to implement with students with disabilites.

Occupational & Physical Therapists (OTs / PTs)

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 8:15-11:30am

2809 Blount St

East Point, GA

Afternoon at Jo Wells 1:00-4:00

Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing Related Services (OT/PT). Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.

Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs)

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 1-4pm

2809 Blount St

East Point, GA

Morning at Jo Wells 8:30-11:30

Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing Sppech Language Pathologists (SLPs). Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.

IRR and other Special Education Teachers

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 8am-4pm

Professional Learning South - 210

Understanding SOLO Literacy Suite

Special Education teachers will learn about the software program SOLO. SOLO is a Literacy Suite comprised of four software titles to support and scaffold the reading and writing process. Teachers will use computers to explore ReadOutloud, WriteOutloud, CoWriter and DraftBuilder.

Teachers of Low Incidence Students-MOID/SID & Autism - REQUIRED

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 8am-4pm

Professional Learning South-Auditorium

Teachers will attend a comprehensive, full day workshop on best practices related to educating students with significant cognitive disabilities at the elementary, middle and high school levels. Low incidence teachers will leave with a wealth of knowledge on topics such as: instructional strategies for reading and math, data collection, creating effective paraprofessional partnerships, nursing services, assistive technology, classroom management, transition/CBI, and setting up classrooms for academic and behavioral success.

IRR, General Ed Teachers and Administrators

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 8am-3:30pm

5150 Taylor Rd

Johns Creek, GA

Proactive Approach for School Discipline for Students with Disabilities

Three Session Options: 8-10; 10:30-12:00; 1:30-3:30

Participants will hear an overview of positive and proactive strategies to implement with students with disabilites.

Teachers of Visually Impaired Students-REQUIRED

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 8:30-11:30am

Professional Learning South-209

Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing the Visually Impaired program. Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.

All PSE & KSE Teachers-REQUIRED

Monday, Aug. 4th 2014 at 1-4pm

Professional Learning South-Auditorium

Preschool and Kindergarten Special Education Teachers will attend a session facilitated by the SEC Coordinator overseeing Early Childhood programs. Teachers will review any new policies and procedures and discuss existing protocols for eligibility and the instruction of SWD.