City-Wide Professional Development
2019-2020 City-Wide Professional Development Sessions
Nov. 10th - Security Training
Sunday, 12pm-2:45pm. Lunch included. Adath Israel Congregation (3201 E. Galbraith Rd)
The Amberley police department will take us through A.L.I.C.E. training for emergency situations, and answer our general questions about safety and security as educators.
Dec. 5th - Bringing Learning Alive!
Thursday, 6pm-8:30pm. Dinner included. Adath Israel Congregation (3201 E. Galbraith Rd)
Celebrity education and leadership coach Sarah Singer-Nourie is back with BRAND NEW CONTENT to demonstrate how active learning, experiential education, and movement in the classroom increase student engagement and allow for more critical thinking. In this session you will learn many practical techniques that will get your students "doing" in order to learn. Experience what it means to really engage your students in a fun, effective way!
Feb. 27th - Fear & Worry: Supporting Children in our Schools
Thursday, 6pm-8:30pm. Dinner included. Wise Temple (8329 Ridge Rd)
How are we able to support our students, and help them feel secure, in a time when antisemitism and security issues are on their minds? We will learn how to comfort and bring peace to the children in our schools.
Mar. 12th - Technology in the Classroom
Thursday, 6pm-8:30pm. Dinner included. Mayerson JCC (8485 Ridge Rd)
We will cover the basics of technology in a Jewish classroom, and engage with the latest websites and apps in Jewish education.