LGBTQ+ Curriculum of Inclusion, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Virtual

Registration Link Description: Creating an affirming society means understanding the lives and contributions of all members of that society.  This workshop will focus on including positive content from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities across the curriculum in order to develop a safer and more inclusive school culture and society at large.

Google Open Forum, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Registration Link Description: Google Open Forum is an opportunity for participants to ask and answer all their burning questions about using google tools in the classroom. This session is designed so NJEA google experts can walk participants through the steps to answer questions as well as facilitate conversations between members. Google Open Forum is a

Nearpod, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Description: NJEA presents Nearpod. Presenting lessons on Google classroom with links to many different sites and resources can be overwhelming for students and parents. With the free version of Nearpod, you can house all of the various aspects of your lesson in one place. Spice up your lessons with multiple different assessments, PhET simulations, Virtual

Navigating Google Classroom for ESP, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Virtual

Description: Going beyond the basics of setting up a Google Classroom, this session will look into some tips, tricks, and underutilized features for ESP members that may help make your collaboration easier. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions following the presentation.

LGBTQ+ Curriculum of Inclusion, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Virtual

Registration Link: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkdOuvrD4tEtfAWxHYiUhdmMbKCr5M_CJA Description: Creating an affirming society means understanding the lives and contributions of all members of that society.  This workshop will focus on including positive content from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities across the curriculum in order to develop a safer and more inclusive school culture and society at large.

Self-care and Stress-management

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEtf-CvpjIpE9cTCpAhd9ff2V-NE_C3gGCS Description: This workshop explores a variety of time management principles and strategies that may be used to improve the quality of your personal and professional lives. We will explore the principles of stress management, including strategies to improve resiliency, renew energy and create a stress-free work environment.

Higher Order Questions

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdeigrj4tHdCHtuVyAb8vTwa5IBGKqIMJ Description: The New Jersey Student Learning Standards (NJSLS) place a strong emphasis upon the ability of students to apply knowledge to new and novel situations. In order to better prepare students for the rigor the NJSLS, teachers must now model the type of thinking required by the NJSLS through higher order questioning. This approach

Universal Design Learning, Hosted by Passaic County EA

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAldu2gpj0qHNaQf88zXoiHp-gHH_IV4rUL Description: As a result of IDEA and ESEA/NCLB, many students who used to be excluded from the general education curriculum are expected to progress in the general education classroom and curriculum. Teachers now need to be successful with a much more diverse group of students but the print-based curriculum they use is not

Mindfulness Matters

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdeigrj4tHdCHtuVyAb8vTwa5IBGKqIMJ Description: This workshop will provide participants with a foundational understanding of what mindfulness is and how it can be used when connecting with your students and connecting with yourself.  Participants will also gain an understanding of the effects of mindfulness on our brains.  Incorporated in the workshop will be several mindfulness techniques that can

Healing Conversations for Educators

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdeigrj4tHdCHtuVyAb8vTwa5IBGKqIMJ Description: In this workshop participants will discover why healing is important to their personal and professional life and explore deepening the art of conversation.

Understanding SEL: An Overview

Virtual

Registration: https://njea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdeigrj4tHdCHtuVyAb8vTwa5IBGKqIMJ Description: SEL provides students the opportunity to demonstrate their personal attributes, attitudes, and values through social and emotional learning. Participants will be able to define Social Emotional Learning, understand why it is important and learn how to create and implement SEL activities for their students.