Super Saturday Seminars are back!
Free Writing Workshops Focus on the California Common Core State Standards, Digital Learning, and Writing in all Disciplines.
Learn new approaches for integrating writing into your instruction from experienced K-12 teachers. Sessions target ways to integrate writing into all content areas, integrating technology into the teaching of writing, and meeting the new increased writing demands of the California Common Core State Standards. Session feature research-based approaches and student work.
Locations, Dates and Times:
CSU, Stanislaus - Turlock campus, 1 University Circle, Turlock:
October 26, 2013, January 11, 2014, March 22, 2014
Room # Demergasso-Bava Hall, room P114
Time: 9:00am - Noon
CSU, Stanislaus - Stockton campus, 612 E. Magnolia, Stockton
September 14, 2013, November 16, 2013, February 22, 2014
Room: Acacia Building
Units: One (1) unit of CSU Stanislaus Extended Education credit is available when attending 5 Saturday Seminars.
Download Flyer: 2013-2014 Saturday Seminar Flyer
Integrating Visual and Performing Arts into the CCSS
A Joyful Synthesis of Music, Story-telling and Creative Writing!
Innovative drum circles offer a joyful synthesis of rhythm, storytelling and creative writing! In this workshop participants will explore the links and connections between rhythm, music and verbal and non-verbal storytelling and creative writing.
The workshop will include a wide variety of instruments. However, absolutely no musical background is necessary. If available, we encourage participants to bring along their own instruments as well (so dust off that old flute, clarinet or drum in your closet and bring it along!) Join us for a fun, engaging and illuminating exploration!
Instructor: Mary E Knysh
Date: January 11th, 2014
Location: CSU Stanislaus-Stockton Campus
Acacia Building Room 1064
612 E Magnolia St., Stockton
To register visit: http://musicandwriting.eventbrite.com
Tech for Teachers Implementing the Common Core
Join our experienced teacher consultants for six after school workshops demonstrating how Google Apps For Educators can be integrated with teaching writing. Strategies, projects, and activities aligned with the Common Core Anchor standards will be shared. Participants will be able to choose which anchor standards they would like to see modeled and addressed in order to better prepare for Common Core implementation and assessments.
Dates: 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/06, 3/20/2014
Location: one. Lodi (SJCOE Alternative Education School)
2248 Tienda Drive, Lodi CA 95242
To register visit: http://techforteachers.eventbrite.com
*Purchase Orders accepted contact Suzanne at 209-667-3490 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Download flyer: Tech for Teachers
One unit of CSU extended ed. available for $40
Implementing Common Core State Standards for Elementary Teachers
This series of six workshops offers K-5 teachers an opportunity to develop an understanding of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in writing and how they impact expectations for student writing. Join GVWP teacher leaders on a journey to deepen your knowledge of the CCSS. Teaching strategies will be modeled that can be easily implemented in any classroom and any content area. Student samples will be shared with participants.
Dates: January 22, February 5 & 19, March 5 & 19, April 2
Times: 4:15p.m - 6:45p.m.
Location: San Joaquin County Office of Education
2707 Transworld Dr.
Stockton CA. 95206
Registration fee: $200
To register visit: http://k-5ccss.eventbrite.com
One unit of CSU extended ed. credit is available for $40.
Flyer: SJCOE Elementary CCSS
Young Writers' Symposium - Friday, March 7, 2014
The Great Valley Writing Project invites student writers, teachers, and parents to a spring symposium of writing workshops. GVWP Teacher Consultants have selected a buffet of fun, hands-on workshops targeting writing styles that fit the California Language Arts Framework and Common Core Standards.
This collaboration between Modesto Junior College and GVWP offers something for everyone!
Locations, Dates and Times:
Location: Modesto Junior College - West campus, 2201 Blue Gum Ave., Modesto
in the Sierra Building
Date: Friday, March 7, 2014
Time: 8:30am - 2:10pm
Cost: $10 for students, $25 for teachers and parents
Registration Form: 2013 Young Writers' Seminar
Flyer: Young Writers Symposium