PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

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Professional Learning Opportunities

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2018-2019 Early Childhood Professional Learning OpportunitiesClick on the picture to view the 2018-2019 Early Childhood Professional Learning Opportunities.

Upcoming Events

March 19
Curriculum Council
8:30 AM
BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
Curriculum Council
Date: Mar 19
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
Calendar: Professional Development
State and Federal Program Director Network
12:30 PM
BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
State and Federal Program Director Network
Date: Mar 19
Time: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
Calendar: Professional Development

Audience:Those responsible for State and Federal Programs

Description: With all the changes from ESSA and Michigan´s response to it, it is more important than ever to collaborate with our colleagues to support educational improvement. Join us at BAISD as a monthly State and Federal Programs Network facilitated by our MDE Field Consultant, Michele Sandro.

Facilitator:
Michele D. Sandro
Education Consultant
Office of Field Services
Michigan Department of Education

Dates:
September 18, 2018
October 16, 2018
December 18, 2018
February 19, 2019
March 19, 2019
April 16, 2019
May 22, 2019

Time
12:30 - 2:30 pm (includes lunch)

Location:
Bay-Arenac ISD
4228 Two Mile Road
Bay City, MI 48706

Registration Questions:
Call Instructional Services: 989-667-3280
Email: Diane Joles - jolesd@baisd.net
or Erika Rupert - ruperte@baisd.net

March 20
Ninth Grade Science Interactions - Student Understanding of Intermolecular Forces
8:00 AM
Bay-Arenac ISD
Ninth Grade Science Interactions - Student Understanding of Intermolecular Forces
Date: Mar 20
Time: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Bay-Arenac ISD
Calendar: Professional Development

Interactions is a yearlong ninth-grade physical science curriculum and teacher support system developed at CREATE through a grant from the National Science Foundation [DRL-1232388]. Partners included the Concord Consortium and the University of Michigan. Teachers in several districts in Michigan were involved in the development and testing of the materials, which then underwent an effectiveness study in the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Planning and facilitation of four face-to-face sessions; eight facilitated monthly PLC meetings conducted via zoom where teachers would evaluate student work. Instructional coaching for teachers as needed in the form of follow-up zoom meetings, emails, texts, etc. with curriculum or instruction questions.

To view the flyer for this training, please click here.

Trauma Informed Committee Meetings
3:30 PM
Linwood Elementary
Trauma Informed Committee Meetings
Date: Mar 20
Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Linwood Elementary
Calendar: Professional Development

This program is for BAISD staff only!

The Trauma -Informed committee meetings will be offered 8 times during the 18-19 school year to provide staff members with an education and awareness around Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma-Informed Communities. The goal of these committee meetings is to promote resiliency among children, their families, and practitioners who may be at risk for experiencing secondary trauma. The team will work to develop strategies and action steps to minimize trauma and build resiliency in our school community.

New Teacher Academy 2018-2019
4:00 PM
Bay-Arenac ISD
New Teacher Academy 2018-2019
Date: Mar 20
Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Bay-Arenac ISD
Calendar: Professional Development

Audience: Newly hired teachers, 2nd and 3rd year teachers, teachers new to their grade level/content area

Course Narrative:
The Great Lakes Bay New Teacher Academy has been designed for the following: newly hired teachers, 2nd and 3rd year teachers, teachers new to their grade level/content area. The series is specifically designed to address Section 1526 of the Michigan School Code which requires 15 days of professional development during the first three years of teaching. New teachers must participate in all sessions, as each session builds on the previous session.

Facilitators:
Kim Clark and guest speakers

Dates:
September 5, 2018
September 26, 2018
October 24, 2018
November 23, 2018
January 23, 2019
February 20, 2019 - Canceled due to forecasted inclement weather
May 1, 2019
September 2018 - May 2019 – Online reflection and journaling

Location:
Bay-Arenac ISD
Educational Service Center
4228 Two Mile Road
Bay City, MI 48706

Time: 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Cost: $150

Registration Questions:
Call Instructional Services:
989-667-3280

Email: Diane Joles-jolesd@baisd.net
Sara Lodewyk-lodewyks@baisd.net
or Erika Rupert-ruperte@baisd.net

The flyer for New Teacher Academy is located here.

March 26
Cancelled Leadership Academy Series 2019
4:00 PM
BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
Leadership Academy Series 2019 Cancelled
Date: Mar 26
Time: 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: BAISD Conference Center - Academy Room
Calendar: Professional Development

Course Narrative:
Designed for new and/or aspiring administrators. The sessions will be offered in the evening (dinner included). Topics covered will include leadership philosophies, human resources, legal issues, school finance, social media, governance, public relations, curriculum, and instruction, S?pecial Education and 504"s, etc.

Facilitators:
Dr. Donald Clark, John Mertz and Guest Presenters

Dates:
January 22, 2019  
February 2 6, 2019
March 2 6, 2019
April 2 3, 2019

Time: 4:00 – 8:00 pm

Location:
Bay-Arenac ISD Educational Service Center
4228 Two Mile Road
Bay City, MI 48706

Cost: $50

To view the flyer, please click here.

Registration Questions:
Contact Diane Joles
jolesd@baisd.net
989-667-3280

Erika Rupert
ruperte@baisd.net
989-667-3285 x3375

Sara Lodewyk
lodewyks@baisd.net
989-667-3246

March 27
Transition Committee Meetings
3:15 PM
Bay-Arenac ISD
Transition Committee Meetings
Date: Mar 27
Time: 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM
Location: Bay-Arenac ISD
Calendar: Professional Development

This program is for BAISD Staff only!

Transition committee meetings will be offered 8 times during the 18-19 school year to allow staff members who have an interest in increasing their knowledge of transition-related topics. 

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