Spring 2023 Online Professional Learning Opportunities

These professional learning sessions will be hybrid courses, with both self-directed and facilitated activities. There will be interactive webinars and access to a Canvas Course with lesson overview videos, instructional resources (teacher presentation slides), and digital copies of student exercises.

Session 1: The Sentence Writing Strategies (Fundamentals and Proficiency)

Presenter: Marc Markell, Ph.D., C.T., SIM Professional Developer
Dates to be determined by registrants via poll.
Registration deadline: February 10, 2023

Session 2: The Framing Routine

Presenter: Marc Markell, Ph.D., C.T., SIM Professional Developer
Dates to be determined by registrants via poll.
Registration deadline: February 10, 2023

Session 3: Fundamentals of Paraphrasing and Summarizing Strategy

Presenter: To be announced
Dates to be determined by registrants via poll.
Registration deadline: February 10, 2023

Session 4: The Inference Strategy

Presenter: To be announced
Dates to be determined by registrants via poll.
Registration deadline: February 10, 2023

 

Video thumbnail for The Inference Strategy: An Overview for Educators

Session 5: The Unit Organizer Routine

Presenter: To be announced
Dates to be determined by registrants via poll.
Registration deadline: March 10, 2023

 

Participants will receive the following as part of their registration: Online launch session with a SIM Professional Developer, access to the Professional Development Courses on Canvas, access to digital teacher resources, and virtual follow-up coaching with the SIM professional developer.

Please see this attached flyer for more details (doc)


REGISTRATION

See registration deadlines above.

Thanks to funding from the Educational Promise Foundation, this professional learning and accompanying instructional materials are available to educators in Montana at no cost.

The cost for non-Montana participants is $150 per session plus cost of the manuals for each session (materials for each session are listed and linked below).

Step One: Registration 

Step Two: Make Payment

  • PO/Check Form
  • You can pay for each of the sessions through the KUCRL Online Store - simply search for the name of the session you're registering for and add it to your cart (note: some of the materials are also available in the KUCRL Online Store)

Step Three: Purchase Materials

You will need to purchase guidebooks for each of the sessions if you do not already have them. Materials are sold through the KUCRL Online Store or the publisher, Edge Enterprises, Inc.

For questions regarding registration, please contact simpd@ku.edu, 785-864-0626.