CREC: Capitol Region Education Council Public Catalog 
 
Class Details
Conference Name
Teachers Academy 2021 - Years 2/3+
Sub Title
*CREC Employees Only
Session Type
Multiple Session
Year Code
2021-2022
Equivalent
No
Max # of Awards
12
Min # of Awards
0
Code
241-22-934-002
Topic/Subject:  
934 Magnet Schools
Subject Area
[Culturally Relevant Teaching], [Curriculum], [Effective Teaching and Instruction], [Equity]
Target Audience
[Certified Staff ], [CREC Staff]
Class Status
OPEN
Experience Level
Assessment Area

Other Notes
Award
COC
Description
FOR CREC STAFF ONLY: All CREC teachers are welcome to attend this annual event! Sessions will encourage meaningful collegial conversations; inspire collaborative problem solving and innovative thinking; and result in resources for immediate classroom application. Year 2/3 teachers areasked to here for synchronous sessions that are outlined in the Teachers Academy catalog.
Objectives
To understand what it means and what is necessary to be a CREC teacher; to learn critical content to plan for the coming school year; to encourage meaningful collegial conversations; and to inspire collaborative problem solving and innovative thinking.
Address
CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle School
1101 Kennedy Road
Windsor,  Connecticut 06095
Schedule(s):
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08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM102: The role of the SLP in Differentially Diagnosing Factors Influencing BehaviorsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session will provide an opportunity for participants to review the impact of trauma on communication development. Also, to review the assessment process with ruling out cognitive communication (problem solving, identifying causes, predicting outcomes, taking perspective, inferencing) and executive functioning deficits. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM103: GoogleDrive: Tips, Tricks, and Time to Try!CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to enhance anyone’s skill set using GoogleTools such as Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. We’ll also look at how to become GoogleEducator Certified! 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM104: Equity, Inclusion and social justice in the World Language classroomCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to help teachers understand and implement an equity centric classroom, contribute to the learning of culture through appropriate materials and themes relating to social justice and empowerment and making the curriculum accessible and relatable to all. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM105: Successful Science InstructionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolIn this session, the focus will be on planning successful strategies for engaging students in science learning. Key instructional practices will be shared with time for planning purposeful integration into lessons. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM106: Why Family Engagement:Building The RelationshipCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to help classroom teachers gain skills and knowledge on how to engage families who feel disconnected to the school. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM107: Structured Literacy: Integrating The Essentials in Our Day - Phonological Awareness and Phonics (Module 1)CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis series of modules is based on the research and theory of Structured Literacy; Phonemic Awareness, Phonics and Spelling, Syntax, Vocabulary, and Comprehension. This module is designed to provide explicit instructional skills, strategies, tools, and resources to provide appropriate supports to students across a variety of programs and grade levels in structured literacy. CREC acknowledges the work of Literacy How in this series of workshops. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM108: Support for Mathematics InstructionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to allow space for teachers to plan their first weeks of school with support of the Curriculum Supervisor. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM109: Maximizing your ST Math ImplementationCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed for teachers who will have ST Math in their classroom this year to dive deeply into the new STMath features and using those new features to support math instruction. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM110: Support for English Learners InstructionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to allow space for teachers to plan their first weeks of school with support of the Curriculum Supervisor. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM111: Equity in Arts lessonsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to provide opportunities for teachers to collaborate in the development of lesson plans for the music and arts classrooms that include an equity component. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM112: Teaching PE Tips and TricksCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to provide Physical Education and Health teachers with classroom management strategies and routines. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM11:00AMM113: Designing and Completing Functional Behavioral AssessmentsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session will provide an opportunity for participants to review the mechanics of the new FBA, to examine exemplars, practice observations and work together to create effective FBAs. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/20218:30AM2:15PMM300: Equity in Early Childhood EducationCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThe focus of this session will be to examine equitable learning practices in preschool education. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM200: Best Practices in the area of Speech and LanguageCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to provide updated information regarding SLP best practices and SDE updates 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM201: Designing classroom environments to enhance learning and create opportunities for therapeutic interventionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session will provide an opportunity for participants to analyze classroom environments and re-design learning spaces keeping in mind: all forms of sensory input, relationships between all human beings in the room and furniture layout to maximize freedom of movement. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM202: GoogleDrive: Tips, Tricks, and Time to Try!CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to enhance anyone’s skill set using GoogleTools such as Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. We’ll also look at how to become GoogleEducator Certified! 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM203: Navigating Teachers College Reading UnitsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to introduce teachers to the Teachers College Reading Units of Study for their grade level. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM204: Support for Science/STEM InstructionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to allow space for teachers to plan their first weeks of school with support of the Curriculum Supervisor. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM205: Why Family Engagement:Building The RelationshipCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to help classroom teachers gain skills and knowledge on how to engage families who feel disconnected to the school. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM206: Engaging all learners in the writing process: New tips and tricks for writing workshopCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is for teachers who want to develop their writing instruction toolkit and writing workshop expertise. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM208: Structured Literacy: Integrating The Essentials in Our Day - Phonics and Spelling (Module 2)CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis series of modules is based on the research and theory of Structured Literacy; Phonemic Awareness, Phonics and Spelling, Syntax, Vocabulary, and Comprehension. This module is designed to provide explicit instructional skills, strategies, tools, and resources to provide appropriate supports to students across a variety of programs and grade levels in structured literacy. CREC acknowledges the work of Literacy How in this series of workshops. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM209: Equity in Mathematics: Beyond Access and AchievementCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to expose teachers to different aspects of equity in the mathematics classroom that are often left out of the discussion. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/23/202111:45AM2:15PMM210: Developing Effective Behavior Intervention PlansCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session will provide an opportunity for participants to review the mechanics of the new BIP, examine exemplars, practice observations and work together to create effective FBAs. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT100: Differentiation and Scaffolding in the Secondary ClassroomCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to provide teachers with differentiated instructional strategies to meet the learning needs of all their students. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT101: 1,2,3 Come Explore Math with MeCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolDuring this session participants will embrace early mathematics and discuss ways to plan for, embed, and take child assessment data around all things math! An exploration of the early learning standards in math will be facilitated and provide participants will be provided with strategies to extend discussions to their own settings. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT102: Data CollectionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session will provide an opportunity for participants to examine multiple forms of data collection and tracking systems. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT104: Strategies/Routines for Building Strong Home-School ConnectionsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to help new teachers become familiar with establishing classroom routines/activities that will help build/promote strong home-school connections. In addition, teachers will discuss writing report cards (focusing on the comments), using PowerTeacher Pro and conducting effective family-teacher conferences in order to build strong home-school relationships with families. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT105: Multiple Intelligences and Student Engagement in Secondary SchoolCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to increase engagement in secondary school through the use of multiple intelligence activities. Instructions for Participants: Participants need only bring an open mind and willingness to learn ways to combat student apathy in secondary school. Participants should also feel free to share their own expertise in this area. More minds are always better than one! 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT106: Structured Literacy: Integrating The Essentials in Our Day - Syntax (Module 3)CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis series of modules is based on the research and theory of Structured Literacy; Phonemic Awareness, Phonics and Spelling, Syntax, Vocabulary, and Comprehension. This module is designed to provide explicit instructional skills, strategies, tools, and resources to provide appropriate supports to students across a variety of programs and grade levels in structured literacy. CREC acknowledges the work of Literacy How in this series of workshops. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/20218:30AM11:00AMT109: PowerSchool & Naviance: Implementing a College, Career Readiness SystemCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThe session is designed to support novice school counselors. The session will focus on Powerschool and Naviance platforms. Participants will need a computer. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT107: Instructional Strategies for Young Children with AutismCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis presentation will provide participants with sensory, academic and communication tools to use when working with young children on the autism spectrum. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT108: SPIRE TrainingCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolSPIRE is a comprehensive, intensive, and multisensory reading intervention that integrates phonological awareness, phonics, spelling, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, and handwriting. S.P.I.R.E. is based on the well-established Orton-Gillingham approach to reading instruction. Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT200: Next Level Culture and Climate for your ClassroomCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to give teachers the foundation to create routines and structures that will optimize learning. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT202: Multiple Intelligences and Student Engagement in Secondary SchoolCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to increase engagement in secondary school through the use of multiple intelligence activities. Instructions for Participants: Participants need only bring an open mind and willingness to learn ways to combat student apathy in secondary school. Participants should also feel free to share their own expertise in this area. More minds are always better than one! 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT203: Structured Literacy: Integrating The Essentials in Our Day - Vocabulary and Comprehension (Module 4)CREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis series of modules is based on the research and theory of Structured Literacy; Phonemic Awareness, Phonics and Spelling, Syntax, Vocabulary, and Comprehension. This module is designed to provide explicit instructional skills, strategies, tools, and resources to provide appropriate supports to students across a variety of programs and grade levels in structured literacy. CREC acknowledges the work of Literacy How in this series of workshops. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT204: Differentiation and Scaffolding in the Secondary ClassroomCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to provide teachers with differentiated instructional strategies to meet the learning needs of all their students. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT205: Strategies/Routines for Building Strong Home-School ConnectionsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to help new teachers become familiar with establishing classroom routines/activities that will help build/promote strong home-school connections. In addition, teachers will discuss writing report cards (focusing on the comments), using PowerTeacher Pro and conducting effective family-teacher conferences in order to build strong home-school relationships with families. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT206: Writing Well-Aligned and Effective IEP Goals and ObjectivesCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolParticipants will explore how to develop effective and well-aligned IEP goals and objectives for special education students Participants should bring a working device, notebook and writing implement  1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT207: Utilizing Literacy Screeners to Determine Intervention NeedsCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to utilize literacy screeners to determine specific areas of need in students' literacy performance through targeted intervention. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut 
08/24/202111:45AM2:15PMT208: Support for English Language Arts InstructionCREC Aerospace and Engineering High/Middle SchoolThis session is designed to allow space for teachers to plan their first weeks of school with support of the Curriculum Supervisor. 1101 Kennedy Road Windsor, Connecticut