Session 1: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Session 2: Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Session 3: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 To attend Session 3 you must have attended Session 1 and/ or 2.
Presenters: Robert Hanson, NSSED District Services Coach, Jennifer Knudson, NSSED District Services Coach, Jen Wagrowski, NSSED District Services Coach
Intended Audience: General educators, co-teachers, special educators, related service staff, administrators and anyone who interacts with students who have an interest in building their knowledge and applied experience of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) supports for learners of all ages. Participants will explore concepts related to promoting social and emotional learning outcomes for students of all ages/grades.
Description: Join us for an exciting opportunity to connect, discover, create, and share! Our 3-part Social Emotional Learning (SEL) series will provide you with an opportunity to take a deeper dive into some of the critical concepts of SEL. Connect with colleagues and providers to develop a collaborative understanding of the current and valuable Social Emotional Learning concepts, teaching/thinking frameworks, strategies, and activities for engaging students. Engage in robust discussion around key concepts and hands-on application with takeaways for immediate application in the classroom. Opportunities will be provided to practice developing lessons that integrate both academic and SEL learning targets.
Do I need to attend all three sessions? It is strongly recommended that you attend all three sessions, each session will build off the previous. Attendance to session three requires attendance of session 1 and/ or session 2.
- Coach students to recognize the feelings and perspectives of others
- Help students to recognize individual and group similarities and differences
- Support students in using communication and social skills to interact effectively with others
- Build students’ ability to prevent, manage, and resolve interpersonal conflicts in constructive ways
- Explore tools and activities I can use to engage my students in to teach and practice SEL skills
PD Hours: 6.0 per session
Registration/Coffee: 8:00 am to 8:30 am
Session: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm (One hour lunch - on your own)
Any person with with a licence through Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) is required to enter their Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN) when registering for this class. You can find your number by logging into the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS)
Sign up for the wait list for Session 2 now! By Registering for session 2 you are also registering for session 3. **Please note, spaces may open up after session 1 is completed.