Spring 2022 Session

SPRING 2022 DATES:  1/3/22 – 6/24/22

More information coming soon. Online Session Dates coming soon.

 

In-Person Courses listed below.

Building Communication and Teamwork in Schools

Winter 2022

3 Credits In Service Course (45 Hours)

Dates: January 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24, 25 (4:15 – 8:45pm)

This course is designed to equip all educators with the knowledge and skills to foster an emotionally engaging classroom. Skills such as leadership, communication and listening, positive thinking, student support, and team building all will be examined. Educators will share how to communicate not only with the students in their classrooms, but with administrators and colleagues. Communication is a complete building-wide plan. Discussions on how to build communication, leadership and positivity, in every classroom no matter the subject area or grade you teach will be shared. Participants will engage in overall positive communication strategies and teamwork skills. This course is a must for educators K-12.

Education: Teaching, Adapting, Surviving and Thriving

New Course Spring 2022

Instructor: Kim Kittredge        Kcsunshine1969@yahoo.com

(3 credits/45 hours) in-service credit only

Dates:        February 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17   4:15 – 8:45 pm

Mt Sinai Congregational Church 

This course is designed to equip all educators with the knowledge and skills of the ever-changing world of education and teaching. Skills such as classroom and time management, observations and walk-throughs, record keeping, professional development, clubs and volunteer time schedules, are just a few of the aspects that change from year to year. We as educators need to keep up with the changes, challenges and the new policies in our schools.

Learning and keeping up with all these topics will teach us how to rise as educators and adapt ourselves as professionals.

Participants will use the knowledge gained in this course to prove that they are yearly survivors of education and teaching. This course is a must for all educators levels K-12.

The Balanced Classroom 

*New Course SPRING 2022

(3 credits/45 hours) in-service credit only

Instructor: Kim Kittredge Email: kcsunshine1969@yahoo.com  

Dates: SPRING BREAK 2022      FEBRUARY 21 -25      8 AM – 5 PM

Mt Sinai Congregational Church  

Course Description: This course is for those educators who want to balance it all; your teaching and the behavior your students.  We will discuss how to balance teaching such as our policies and penalties for misconduct.  Are we strict?  How do we deal with those students that don’t follow our rules?  Then, how do we balance our teaching?  All educators want to create a classroom that supports positive and comfortable education.  We will discuss strategies for helping our students feel productive and safe in our classrooms every day.  Educators will examine various practices for creating a balanced and positive climate for all students of any age or grade level. 

This course is for educators levels K-12 of all subjects.

How to Reconnect the Disconnected Learner

Instructor: Kim Kittredge        Kcsunshine1969@yahoo.com

Mt Sinai Congregational Church 

WINTER/SPRING 2022

Dates: March 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22    4:15 – 8:45 PM

Course Description:  Do your students feel or become disconnected?  Do they often lose the purpose of your lessons due to distractions?  Have they zoned out?  With all the time and effort you put into your lessons, it often seems that there are so many days we look out at our students’ faces only to see that they are somewhere else.  The connection has been lost.  This course offers ideas on how to reconnect your disconnected students and bring them back again. Educators will learn a variety of exciting strategies that will “connect” your students to your classroom lessons.  These strategies will not only activate engagement, but improve student learning all together.  This course is for educators levels K-12 of all subjects.

(3 credits/45 hours) in-service credit only