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​5/30/20172017-2018 Volusia County Schools Professional Learning Plan
​5/23/2017​​Volusia LEARNS! Summer Institute - Last Day to Register - Registration Ends May 24th
​5/23/2017Professional Learning Survey 2017- 2018

We need your input! Please click on this link to take our annual Professional Learning Survey. The purpose of this survey is to design 2017-2018 professional learning opportunities that best meet your learning needs. It is both confidential and anonymous. We appreciate your participation in this survey. The survey will close on Wednesday, May 31. 

​5/18/2017​​Volusia LEARNS! Summer Institute- Registration Ends May 24th
Clinical Education - 2 Summer Offerings Available
Autism Endorsement 2017-18 - Applications ​being accepted
​5/12/2017​​Volusia LEARNS! - Registration is Open
​5/3/2017​​ESOL Culture
International Dyslexia State Conference ​- Sept. 23 2017
​4/19/2017​GKE Text Prep - Essay/ELA/Reading, May 3, 4-7 PM,, Daytona - Register in MyPGS, Section 79830
GKE Test Prep - Math, Apr 24 & 27, 4:30-6:30, Atlantic High, Register in MyPGS, Section 79867
​4/12/2017​​June 1st - Grammar Matters - Save the Date - Questions? Contact Emily Edwards
UCF's 4th Annual Educator's Summer Institute IESI) for ESE Credit​
GKE Text Prep - Essay/ELA/Reading, May 3, 4-7 PM,, Daytona - Register in MyPGS, Section 79830
​3/31/2017​​ESOL F2F Courses offered by VUE in June -- ESOL Methods and ESOL Culture
​3/29/2017Online Professional Learning Still Available
The Museum of Art-Deland - Art of Reflection & Response Teacher Institute 17-19
   Click here for application.
Reminders:
Volusia Reads!
Volusia LEARNS! (Summer Institute) Save the Dates....June 1 and June 5-8​
#EdCampVolusia​​​
​3/21/2017​Volusia LEARNS! - Request for Proposals
Teacher Clarity by Corwin Press
Online Professional Learning Available
Key Issues Institute - a STEM Environmental Workshop
IXL Analytics Webinar for Elementary Teachers April 4 - MyPGS Course # 72403
Reminders:
Volusia Reads!
Volusia LEARNS! (Summer Institute) Save the Dates....June 1 and June 5-8​
#EdCampVolusia​​​
​3/8/17Professional Learning Online Courses Available
Volusia Reads!
Volusia LEARNS! (Summer Institute) Save the Dates....June 1 and June 5-8​
#EdCampVolusia​​​
​​3/1/17​​Florida Tobacco Prevention Training
ESE Credits - PDA Statewide courrses
Reading Endorsement Courses for Summer and Fall 2017
March 10 - Closing the Achiev​ement Gap Conference Updated Information​
​2/22/17​​Stetson University Teacher Scholar Grant (deadline to apply Feb. 24th)
Reading Endorsement Courses for Summer and Fall 2017
March 10 - Closing the Achiev​ement Gap Conference Updated Information​
​2/15/2017​​Stetson University Teacher Scholar Grant (deadline to apply Feb. 24th)
Reading Endorsement Courses for Summer and Fall 2017
March 10 - Closing the Achiev​ement Gap Conference Updated Information​
​2/8/2017Reading Endorsement Courses for Summer and Fall 2017
Closing the Achievement Gap Conference - March 10
BCU - PLAY Conference
UCF's 19th Annual Literacy Symposium: K-12 Instructional Literacy Interventions
University of Florida Summer 2017 Teacher Programs - CAT​ALySES: Emerging Pathogens​​ or       Humanities and the Sunshine State: Teaching Florida's Climate​
​1/24/2017​​Lastest Update - Regional ERPL Tomorrow
​1/16/17Regional ERPLs - January 25​
#VCSCoffeEDU @ Trilogy Cofffe Roasting Company, DeLand
Newfound Harbor Marine Institute Seacamp Information, April 7-9.  Registration Form
Closing the ​Achievement Gap - March 10
Volusia REA​​DS! - new book study begining in February
Volusia BLOGS! - check out the most recent blogs!
Volusia CHATS! - next chat is January 24
iNetwork for New Teachers, January 23, 
​1/11/2017Regional ERPL - January 25​
New Teachers - GKE Text Prep​aration & Overview​, Two Opportunities in January
     Saturday, January 21, 8:30-12:30 MyPGS Section # 78898​ OR
     Two Thursday evenings, January 19 & 26, 4:30-6:30 MyPGS Section # 78900
ESE course by VUE - Exceptional Student Eduation: The General Education Teacher's Guide
   Module 1 Building Relationships - January 30
   Module 2 Classroom Strategies - January 24
   Module 3 Student Behavior - January 31
   Module 4 IDEA - January 17
   Module 5 Bullying - February 2
iNetwork for New Teachers, January 23, 
Spring 2017 ESE Opportunities from FDLRS
Empowering Teaaching Practices for Studens with Autism​ begining January 18
​1/5/2017Regional ERPL - January 25​
New Teachers - GKE Text Prep​aration & Overview​, Two Opportunities in January
     Saturday, January 21, 8:30-12:30 MyPGS Section # 78898​ OR
     Two Thursday evenings, January 19 & 26, 4:30-6:30 MyPGS Section # 78900
ESE course by VUE - Exceptional Student Eduation: The General Education Teacher's Guide
   Module 1 Building Relationships - January 30
   Module 2 Classroom Strategies - January 24
   Module 3 Student Behavior - January 31
   Module 4 IDEA - January 17
   Module 5 Bullying - February 2
​12/14/16Regional ERPL - January 25​
New Teachers - GKE Text Prep​aration & Overview​, Two Opportunities in January
     Saturday, January 21, 8:30-12:30 MyPGS Section # 78898 OR
     Two Thursday evenings, January 19 & 26, 4:30-6:30
 MyPGS Section # 78900
Coffee EDU - Click here for survey.​
Volusia READS! - teacher voice: Amplifying Success by Russell J. Quaglia and Lisa L. Lande
Volusia ​BLOGS!  #VCSVOICE
Volusia C​HATS! Twitter Tuesdays and Then Some....
​12/1/16​FDLRS ESE PDA Online Coursework - open for registration
​11/30/16Elementary Teachers - Inclusive Practices for Supporting Students with Disabilities in the General Education Classroom​
iNetwork for New Teachers​, Nov. 30, 4:30-6:00 pm - RSVP to Sandra Bailey
New Teachers - GKE Text Prep​aration & Overview​, Two Opportunities
     December 6 & 13, MyPGS Section # 78899
     December 10, MyPGS Section # 78897​
New Teachers - Year 2 Novice Teachers - Training Overview 
Volusia READS! - teacher voice: Amplifying Success by Russell J. Quaglia and Lisa L. Lande
Volusia ​BLOGS!  #VCSVOICE
Volusia C​HATS! Twitter Tuesdays and Then Some....
Reading Endorsement Courses - Springs 2017
VUE - Questions Beyond Bloom, Dec. 12, 4:30-7:30
​11/17/16Checking Your ESE Points from your MyPGS In-service Transcript​​
​​​Volusia READS! - teacher voice: Amplifying Success by Russell J. Quaglia and Lisa L. Lande
Volusia ​BLOGS!  #VCSVOICE
Volusia C​HATS! Twitter Tuesdays and Then Some....
Reading Endorsement Courses - Springs 2017
VUE - Questions Beyond Bloom, Dec. 12, 4:30-7:30
iNetwork for New Teachers​, Nov. 30, 4:30-6:00 pm - RSVP to Sandra Bailey
​11/10/16​Volusia READS! - teacher voice: Amplifying Success by Russell J. Quaglia and Lisa L. Lande
Volusia ​BLOGS!  #VCSVOICE
Volusia C​HATS! Twitter Tuesdays and Then Some....
​10/27/16​​November 30 Regional ERPL Day has been cancelled!
Pathways to Principalship Orientation
VUE is offering face to face ESOL Culture Workshop beginning in January
​10/19/16New ESE Course offered by VUE (VTO) - Five 4-hour modules can be taken separately and in any order.
Module 1 Building Relationships with Students - Nov. 9
Module 2 Classroom Strategies - Oct. 20
Module 3 Student's Behavior - Oct. 24
Module 4 Building Relationships with Adults - Nov. 14
Module 5 Bullying - Oct. 31
Building Assessment Capable Learners for School and District Administrators - November 30
International Society for the Social Studies (ISSS) Annual Conference - February 23-24, 2017​
Click here to learn more, submit a proposal, and register.
For group registrations, email teachingacademy@ucf.edu
Using MyPGS
Searching and Registering for Professional Learning
Withdrawing from Professional Learning
Understanding your In-service Transcript​
​10/13/16October 26 ​Regional ERPL Day Cancelled - Rescheduling for November 30!
Reading your MyPGS In-service Transcript​​
VUE (VTO) - new ESE Course - Exceptional Student Education: The General Education Teacher's Guide
​10/5/2016Regional ERPLS for October 26
   Elementary and  Elementary Plus One School ERPLs
   Middle and High School ERPLs
   ESE ERPLs
VUE (VTO) - new ESE Course - Exceptional Student Education: The General Education Teacher's Guide
Reading your MyPGS In-service Transcript​​
Stetson's 2016 Poverty and Homelessness Conference
​9/21/20​16Need ESE Credits for Renewal?
How to Read Your In-service Transcript
2016 Poverty and Homelessness Conference
​9/21/2016​Reminder - First Regional ERPL is September 28
Disabiilty Awareness Webinars offered by FDLRS​ - Elem September 29; Secondary October 6
Mayhem! Managing Work Related Stress (offered by VTO)
​9/14/2016​​Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training - Hyrbrid Model
District FDLRS PDA Courses (all meet the recertification requirement for ESE)
District ESE 20-hour Online Self-paced Courses
   Course # 71600 Effective Teaching Practices for Students with Disabilities: Focusing on Content Areas
   Course # 73099 Teaching Students with Disabilties
Statewide FDLRS PDA Courses (all meet the recertification requirement for ESE)
Bureau of Exceptional Education & Student Services - Personnel Development Portal
Tough Kids Tookbox - September 27
9th Biennial M. Jean Greenlaw Children's Literature Conference
iNetwork for New Teac​hers Cancelled
WIDA Professional Learning - Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners
​9/1/2016ISCA - Intructional Shifts in the Content Areas professional learning beginning in September
2016 Poverty and Homelessness Conference
2016-2017 District ESOL face-to-face Opportunities
Reading your MyPGS In-service Transcript
​8/16/2016FALL PDA Online Courses ​(all meet the recertification requirement for teaching Students w/Disabilities)
Volusia United Edu​cators (VUE) Course:    Managing Anti-Social Behavior
Reading Endorsement Courses 2016-2017
9th Biennial M. Jean Greenlaw Children's Literature Conference
ELA Professional Learning​ (August and September)
​8/10/2016FALL PDA Online Courses ​(all meet the recertification requirement for teaching Students w/Disabilities)
Volusia United Edu​cators (VUE) Courses:
    ESOL Language & Literacy
    Managing Anti-Social Behavior
​7/20/2016​Clinical Education Training beginning August 23rd​ - Open for Registration in MyPGS - Course # 71382, Section # 76818

​7/13/2016

FALL PDA Online Courses ​(​all meet the recertification requirement for teaching Students w/Disabilities)

​6/8/2016FUTURES Mini-Grants
​5/18/2016​​Reading Endorsement courses - 2016-17

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