PLEASE NOTE: Pop-Ups do not count towards professional development requirements for Teacher Aides in Hamburg as they are not 15 hour courses.
Pop Up Workshops
All workshops held at Big Tree Elementary in the LMC from 4-7PM
10 Mindframes for Visible Learning: Teaching for Success
This workshop will be based on the practical guide, 10 Mind -frames for Visible Learning, from John Hattie and Klaus Zierer.
Ten behaviors or mindframes will be defined to maximize student success. How we think about the impact of what we do is more important than what we do!
This workshop is designed for classroom teachers, special educationteachers, literacy and math specialists, and any teacher interested in taking a closer look at how to make a lasting impact on students.
Visible Learning for Literacy: Implementing Practices that Work Best to Accelerate Student Learning
This workshop is based on a synthesis of 15 years of research and text by John Hattie, Visible Learning for Literacy.Teachers will affirm literacy practices that ensure student growth and are “visible” to see: their purpose clear, implementation at the right moment in student’s learning, and effect is tangible.
Following this workshop, teachers may want to engage in a book study with colleagues for deeper learning and implementation of practices.
Nicole Dayka & Jillian Accurso
Let’s Talk About Youth Mental Health
We will talk about common mental health challenges that affect our youth. We will talk about depression, anxiety, substance use disorder and mental health issues. Also go over crisis and non-crisis situations that may come up. This workshop will focus on day to day interventions that might arise in various environments. Class will include who to go to for support along with community resources for the everyday person.
The Quick & Dirty “Shake Up Learning: Practical Ideas to Move Learning from Static to Dynamic” Toolbox for Educators
This course will offer some of Kaey Bell’s best strategies to help move your classroom from static teaching to dynamic learning. This “book study” overview will help you with implementation of using technology in your classroom, provide helpful tips and tricks to help you become dynamic and shake up learning in your classroom. Participants do not need to own or have read the book, S hake Up Learning: Practical Ideas to Move Learning from Static to Dynamic, however it may help you get more from the workshop.
Get Comfortable with Flexible Seating
Flexible seating benefits are profound, due to the fact that the classroom is reorganized to make it more student-centered. This non-traditional style of seating can transform your classroom into a highly functional space where students feel supported and understood. This is an exciting change that any educator can implement in their space, even on a budget, and with the right foundational rule, flexible seating is something that can improve your learning environment. Go ahead, get comfortable with flexible seating and introduce these changes and be ready to see the benefit!
Due to the great response we had last year, we are offering another workshop on this subject
Google Slides Boot Camp
Learn the basics of Google Slides and beyond! Learn how to create or enhance your presentation skills with the latest tips and tricks in Google Slides. Did you know that Google Slides is for more than presentations? Get acquainted with some fun tips and tricks that can help you create interactive learning experiences, create images, e-books, insert audio, charts, diagrams and more!