Wayne-Finger Lakes Teacher Center

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Spring 2022 Course Offerings

ALL OF OUR WORKSHOPS ARE FREE! Scroll to the bottom to view the entire list of offerings!


CTLE hours are issued for all workshops unless otherwise noted.


Registration for workshops begins March 14, 2022 and will remain open throughout the semester.


If you do not receive an email confirmation after registering, please call the Teacher Center (315) 332-7272 or email sara.thomas@wflboces.org


Click on the button for a detailed description of each workshop!

Content & Pedagogy

Elementary Educator's Mastermind

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): Mondays March 21, April 4, April 25, & May 9, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-7:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 12

NEW! Phonics and Syllable Types

Facilitator: Donna Aceto Date(s): Wednesday, March 23, 30 & April 6, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 7.5

NEW! Next Steps Forward in Word Study

Facilitator: Jennifer Kelsey & Katie Sargent Date(s): Monday March 28, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: In Person at the Conference Center CTLE Credits: 2.5

Balanced Literacy in Reading and Writing Workshops

Facilitator: Nicole Bell Date(s): Monday April 4, & Wednesday April 6, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-6:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 4

A New Way To Make Tricky Words Become SIGHT WORDS!

Facilitator: Donna Aceto Date(s): Mondays April 20 & 27 and May 4, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON at the CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 7.5

Powerful Teaching

Facilitator: David Fronczak Date(s): Thursday, May 12, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 2.5

Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners

NEW! Create a Digital Course for Students!

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): This is a 100% asynchronous course! Work begins Fri. March 18, (OPTIONAL Zoom coaching on Tuesday April 4 & May 10, 2022) Time(s): 4:00-6:00 (optional Zoom coaching sessions only) CTLE Credits: Up to 19

Engage Your Students with Interactive Learning Pathways

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): Asynchronous work begins Fri. March 18, Zoom meeting on Thursday March 31, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-6:00 (day 2) Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 4

Create Your Own Classroom Resources

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): Asynchronous work begins Fri. March 18, Zoom meet on Wednesday March 30, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-7:00 (day 2 only) Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 4

Data Collection and Measurement

Facilitators: Meghan Guard & Ashley Clark Date(s): Tuesday March 22 & April 5, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 5

Sign Language for Classroom Use

Facilitator: Virginia Horwood-Benton Date(s): Thursday March 24 & 31, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 5

Culturally Responsive Teaching

Facilitator: Nicole Bell Date(s): Zoom meeting Tuesday March 29, 2022 followed by monthly 30 min. book clubs Time(s): 4:00-6:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 5

Bee Brave! Beekeeping Takes PBL to the Highest Level!

Facilitator: Susan Stalls Date(s): Tuesday April 26, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 2.5

Connecting with Students Online

Facilitator: Nicole Bell Date(s): Thursday April 28, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-6:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

ELLs: Translation & Interpretation 101

Facilitator: Nicole Bell Date(s): Tuesday May 3, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-6:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

Sketchnotes 101: Engagement, Comprehension, & Thinking

Facilitator: Shelby DeMitry Date(s): Tuesday May 3, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 2.5

Basic Sign Language

Facilitator: Virginia Horwood-Benton Date(s): Tuesdays May 3, 10 & 17, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: THIS WORKSHOP IS BEING CONDUCTED IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 7.5

Virtual Escape Rooms in the Classroom

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): Asynchronous work begins Fri. May 6 & Zoom meet Tuesday, May 17th, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-6:00 (day 2 only) Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 4

Visual Aids for the Classroom

Facilitator: Mary Beall Date(s): Multiple Dates Available- 4/21, 5/11, 6/6 & 6/14 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON at the TEACHER CENTER CTLE Credits: 2.5

Social-Emotional Learning & Behavior Management

SEL: Grounding Techniques for Stressful Situations

Facilitator: Brittney Colf Date(s): Monday March 21, 2022 Time(s): 5:00-7:00 PM Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

Personal Mindfulness for Teachers

Facilitator: Lora Mahnke Date(s): Thursdays March 24 & 31, and April 7 & 14, 2022 Time(s): 3:45-4:45 PM Platform: Google Meet CTLE Credits: 8

An Introduction to Conscious Discipline

Facilitator: Brittney Colf Date(s): Monday March 28, 2022 Time(s): 5:00-7:00 PM Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

Zones of Regulation

Facilitators: Shawna Cody & Molly Hudgins Date(s): Tuesday, March 29 and April 5 (optional), 2022 Time(s): 4:00-7:00 PM Platform: IN PERSON (Conference Center) CTLE Credits: up to 5

Applied Behavior Analysis 101

Facilitator: Megan Guard Date(s): Thursday April 28, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-6:30 PM Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

Weaving Mindfulness into Your K-5 Classroom

Facilitator: Lora Mahnke Date(s): Thursdays April 28, and May 5, 12 & 19, 2022 Time(s): 3:45-4:45 PM Platform: Google Meet CTLE Credits: 8

Functional Behavior

Facilitator: Meaghan Guard Date(s): Thursday May 5, 12, & 19, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: IN PERSON AT THE CONFERENCE CENTER CTLE Credits: 7.5

Becoming Brain Smart: Follow-Up to Conscious Discipline

Facilitator: Brittney Colf Date(s): Monday, May 9, 2022 Time(s): 5:00-7:00 PM Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2

Leadership

Teacher Leadership: Strategies for Collaboration

Facilitator: Meghan Guard Date(s): Thursday, April 7, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-7:00 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 2.5

NEW! Pineapple Charts: Staff-Led PD

Facilitator: Sara Thomas Date(s): Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Time(s): 4:00-5:30 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 1.5

School and Community Informational Sessions

Student Loan Forgiveness Programs and Parent Plus Loans

Facilitator: Kelly DeMay Date(s): Tuesday March 29, 2022 Time(s): 4:30-6:30 Platform: Zoom CTLE Credits: 0

Finger Lakes Community Schools

Resilience and Equity Conference

The Teacher Center DOES NOT award CTLE credits for this workshop.

Upcoming Events

The Teacher Center DOES NOT offer CTLE credits for these events!

Teacher Center PD on Demand

The Teacher Center PD on Demand is a curated list of research-based information and resources that can be accessed at any time! Links to a variety of videos, articles, podcasts and resources are organized based on the semester's focus point. This list will change each semester with each newly published course catalogue!


Spring Semester Focus Point: Professional learning and support for enhancing educator's strategies and skills in meeting the needs of diverse learners.


**CTLE Credits are NOT awarded for Teacher Center PD on Demand**