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Reflecting on the Week of Respect

Google Slides: The Un-Presentation Tool

Check out this rocking slide show by the one, the only, Coach Craig. Also follow him on Twitter @CoachJonCraig if you want to be challenged to be the best version of an educator you can be!

Buzzing Back to the #Hive Summit

Click here to learn ways to bee resilient, bee creative, bee thoughtful, bee real bee ready, bee joyful, bee connected, bee confident, bee passionate, and bee a steward!

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Pedometers and Podcasts

Itching to talk about something relevant in education? Want to build lasting relationships with your peers? Trying to get new, innovative ideas in your classroom? Come out for Pedometers and Podcasts! Journey over to Matt Curtis Stadium every Monday at 3pm to walk and talk with your colleagues about new and exciting things in education. First session will begin on Monday, October 1st, 2018


May I suggest that you check out the Podcasts illustrated above by clicking here

Once Upon A Tuesday...

Two Tuesdays a month a Lunch and Learn will be available at your school! If you want to eat your lunch, and be a ROGUE educator join me in a location TBD to learn about new activities that you could be doing in your classroom.


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  • Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
  • Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

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  • Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
  • Tuesday, October 30th, 2018


Sign Up for a Lunch and Learn by clicking here

Who To Follow On Twitter

Have you met Matt Miller? If not, you should!

Ditch That Textbook

Technology is changing the world, and it’s changing our schools and classrooms.

Learning is only a Google search or YouTube video away.


The role of the teacher is changing in light of this, and you want to make sure you keep up.

You just don’t have enough time to keep up with everything. You’re looking for some new, creative ways use technology and keep students engaged.

Reliable Resources

Check out this article on uses for Google Slides Icon Boards for low prep, visual thinking

https://youtu.be/4ItcHag3agE

Get Your Read On

Let's Celebrate Our Staff!

ROGUE PD Near You

#CoffeEduNJ

Saturday, Oct. 6th, 8-10am

Starbucks, New Jersey 42, Turnersville, NJ, USA

Come by yourself or bring your colleagues to the #PumpkinSpiceEDUNJ edition of #CoffeEduNJ to drink delicious coffee, and talk about your educational passions

EB EdCamp Exit 9 2018

Saturday, Oct. 6th, 8:30am-1:30pm

Hammarskjold Middle School, 200 Rues Lane, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, USA

EB EdCamp Exit 9 is an opportunity for parents, community members, and educators to come together to learn about how to help students achieve more. Our goal is to provide accessible professional development for anyone who wants to impact student achievement and to learn more about what happens in classrooms throughout the state. We will be providing sessions to accommodate all attendees, regardless of your level of influence over students, and hope you're able to take away some great tools and resources to use with students!


Some possible topics which are especially recommended for parents will be: Family Engagement in the Schools, Social Justice in Our Community, Google Platform, Online Safety for Parents to just name a few.


The EdCamp will also have mini-sessions and food trucks at the end of the event with an opportunity to interact and discuss with fellow educators.

Any questions please email ebedcamp@gmail.com

NJTESOL/NJBE EdCamp

Saturday, Oct. 13th, 8am-12pm

Stockton University, Galloway, NJ, USA

Galloway, NJ

Join us to discuss the latest issues in bilingual and ESL education in your area of New Jersey. Share resources and learn from your colleagues!


Register Here

Please bring your charged device to actively participate in the day. WiFi information will be available upon arrival. If you want to share information through your computer, projectors will be available. Please, remember to bring your dongle in order to connect to your computer.

View the following video for a quick tutorial on how EdCamp works:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7DwCI7j0Bg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gr7teMAk-hA


A light breakfast will be provided. You will receive up to four hours of professional development from NJTESOL/NJBE. We look forward to seeing you there!

EDCampHat

Saturday, Oct. 13th, 8am-1:30pm

High Point Regional High School, Pidgeon Hill Road, Sussex, NJ, USA

EdCampHAT is intended for K-12 educators who are interested in sharing best practices for the Humanities courses. We are inviting K-12 educators to be participants and/or presenters, on topics related to humanities content (Social Studies, English, World Languages, Fine Arts, and Performing Arts), using technology in the classroom, student choice, student voice, problem-based learning (PBL), personalized learning, and Readers/Writers workshops. Join us for an opportunity to network and collaborate with other educators.

West Jersey Reading Council

Wednesday, Oct. 17th, 4-7pm

Pennsauken High School, Hylton Road, Pennsauken Township, NJ, USA

West Jersey Reading Council is pleased to offer a comprehensive, professionally enriching program to area educators, administrators, and parents. It includes the following:

  • Numerous sessions on current educational topics
  • Exhibits of the latest educational materials
  • Professional exchange of ideas, methods, and techniques
  • Resume benefit - PD


Register Here

If you experience difficulty with registering, please email us at: contactwjrc@gmail.com

Special Education for ESP

Thursday, Oct. 18th, 4:30pm

621 Beverly Rancocas Road

Willingboro, NJ

ESPs are key members of the school team supporting students with disabilities. This session will provide support professionals with an overview of Special Education rules and issues. Topics will include: laws and regulations; impact of ESSA '15 ; student discipline; dyslexia; autism; confidentiality; professional development and more.


Register by October 11th, 2018

NJTESOL/NJBE Edcamp - Rowan

Saturday, Oct. 20th, 8am-12pm

129 Broadway

Camden, NJ

Join us to discuss the latest issues in bilingual and ESL education in your area of New Jersey. Share resources and learn from your colleagues!


Register Here

Please bring your charged device to actively participate in the day. WiFi information will be available upon arrival. If you want to share information through your computer, projectors will be available. Please, remember to bring your dongle in order to connect to your computer.

View the following video for a quick tutorial on how EdCamp works:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7DwCI7j0Bg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gr7teMAk-hA

A light breakfast will be provided. We look forward to seeing you there! You will receive up to four hours of professional development from NJTESOL/NJBE. We look forward to seeing you there!

IHM EdCamp

Saturday, Oct. 27th, 8:30am-3pm

Villa Maria Academy Lower School 1140 West King Road Immaculata, PA 19345

IHM EdCamp is October 27, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM at Villa Maria Academy. This FREE professional development day is created for educators by educators. This is a day for YOU to have fun and enjoy. Come ready and excited to learn, teach, and dialogue with other educators. The program is created by participants on the day of Edcamp. Answer a question, build your learning or brainstorm solutions. You choose what sessions to attend based on your interests. If you find a session doesn't serve your needs, apply the rule of two feet and choose a different one. You are in charge of your day! Light refreshments will be provided for breakfast. All EdCamp sessions are designed and facilitated by YOU! This allows our event to be truly teacher-led and teacher-driven. Our session boards will be solidified the morning of our EdCamp.


Register Here

#EdCampNJ

Saturday, Nov. 17th, 8am-1pm

New Brunswick High School, Somerset Street, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

More information to come. Please check out their website here. Registration opens October 1st.