Summer 2020

*COVID-19 Notice

We have moved our Summer courses to either completely online or to two zoom meetings and the rest online. 

Our goal is to keep everyone safe.

Our summer courses will run! Stay healthy!

SEI Courses


IGC625A Using SEI, ESL & Special Education Strategies & Best Practices to Build Curriculum for English Language Learners Tania Manning July 14 - July 21  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. *Please note - This course may be used for SEI and Sped. PDPs required for recertification - This is not an SEI endorsement course.
This course is through Gordon College.

IGC625B Using SEI, ESL & Special Education Strategies & Best Practices to Build Curriculum for English Language Learners Tania Manning  July 22 - July 29  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course.  
*Please note - This course may be used for SEI and Sped. PDPs required for recertification - This is not an SEI endorsement course. This course is through Gordon College.

Reading/Writing/Language Arts Courses


IGC647 Strategies for Teaching Poetry in the Contemporary Classroom Grades K-8  Nagle & Goldstein  July 14 – July 30  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC671Foundations of Literacy – Implementing Hands-On Activities to Promote Literacy   Parker  
July 9 - July 30  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

Math Courses


IGC655 Developing Mathematical Mindsets for Grades 1-12  Judge July 9 - July 30
The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online.
The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC653 Routines for Positive Mathematical Mindsets for Grades K-8  Severance  

July 18 - July 25  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC654 What’s with the “New” Math? Fostering Partnerships with Families Grades K-8
  Severanc
e  
July 18 - July 25  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC615 Number Talks – Boosting Flexible Problem-Solving Skills for Grades K-12  Deaguero  
July 9 - July 30  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC617 Math Fact Fluency – Building, Varying & Assessing Fluency for Grades K-6
  Deaguero
   
July 9 - July 30  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

Science Courses


IGC670 Creative Hands-On Science & Technology for STEM Curriculum Development K-8  VanBuskirk  
July 7 - July 24   The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC634 Creative Hands-On Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Lang. & Special Education Curriculum PreK-6  T. Manning  July 13 - July  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course.
This course is through Gordon College.

IGC636A Raising Student Voices – Designing Podcasts to Enhance Learning for Math, English, Science, Social Studies, Phys. Ed., Health, Art, Music, Foreign Language & Special Education   Naylor
July 13 - July 20  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

General Education & Specialist Courses


IGC675 Enriching Your Distance Learning Portfolio for Science, Math, History, ELA, Social Studies, Special Education, PE & Foreign Languages  Naylor  July 15 - July 22    *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.This course is through Gordon College. 

IGC669 Motivate & Engage with Videos for all Content Areas & Specialists   Naylor 
July 13 - July 20  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.This course is through Gordon College.

IGC636A Raising Student Voices – Designing Podcasts to Enhance Learning for Math, English, Science, Social Studies, Phys. Ed., Health, Art, Music, Foreign Language & Special Education   Naylor 
July 13 - July 20   *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.This course is through Gordon College.

IGC637 Discovery with Digital Breakouts to Create Dynamic Interactive Learning Experiences for all Content Areas   Naylor  July 14 - July 21 *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC604 Info-graphics – Visualizing Information for all Content Areas
   Naylor
   
July 14 - July 21  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC668 Creating a Cultural Safe Haven in the Classroom Pre-K-12  Rekowski  
July 27 - Aug. 3  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.This course is through Gordon College.

IGC646 How Does Childhood Trauma Impact Brain Development & Learning in K-12 Education? For all Content Areas  Rekowski  July 28 - Aug. 4  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC640 Alleviating & Understanding Anxiety in the Classroom - What can we do to help?  For all Content Areas K-12  Rekowski  July 27 - Aug. 3   *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC641 Inquiring about Inquiry Design for Science, Math, English and Social Studies K-12  Rekowski  

July 16 - July 23  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC642 Developing Safe & Responsible Digital Citizens in Your Classroom for Math, English, Science, Social Studies & Foreign Languages K-12   Rekowski  July 15 - July 22  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC606 Moving Students from a Fixed Mindset to a Growth Mindset Grades K-8 - Online
  Marani

July 6 – Aug. 7  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.  This course is through Gordon College.

IGC624 Happy Teacher Mindset: Developing Teaching Habits that Increase Productivity & Decrease Stress – Online  Marani   July 6 – Aug. 7  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC650 Top Notch Engagement - Classroom Management to Maximize Student Engagement – Online  Marani 
July 6 – Aug. 7   *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.  This course is through Gordon College.

IGC657 Engage Your Students in the Digital Age K-12 – Online
  Beberman
  July 13 – Aug. 3
*This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC651 Give Students a Voice Through CHOICE! K-12 – Online
  Beberman
  July 13 – Aug. 3
*This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC634 Creative Hands-On Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Lang. & Special Education Curriculum PreK-6   T. Manning July 13 - July 20  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

Special Education Courses


IGC665 Engage Your Students with ADHD & Attention Challenges: Fill Your Toolbox with Practical Strategies for all Content Areas K-12   Werb  July 29 - Aug. 6  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course.
This course is through Gordon College.

Foreign Language Courses


IGC643 Interactive Lessons for Foreign Languages – Storytelling, Total Physical Response (TPR) & Humor K-12  T. Manning   July 16 - July 23   The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course.
This course is through Gordon College.

Art/Music/Health/Phys. Ed. Courses


IGC667 The “Art” of Visual Thinking; Visual Strategies for all Learners and all Content Areas K-12  Bean  July 8 - July 15  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.  This class is through Gordon College.

IGC656 Renaissance to Rock: Integrating Music into the K-12 Classroom for Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Languages, & Special Education for Educators of all Musical Abilities   Porta
July 18 - July 25  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC662 Art Teacher’s Studio! Representation, Expression & Engagement Through Art K-12 Part 2   Opie
July 8 - Aug. 5  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course.
*Students do not need to take part 1 to take part 2. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC663 Promoting Comprehensive School Health for Grades Pre-K-12   Kelly 
July 16 - July 23 *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

Social Emotional Learning Courses


IGC644 Engaging Students Through Social Emotional Learning for all Disciplines Grades 1-12  Judge  
July 7 - July 28  The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC649 Building Character Traits Through Social Emotional Learning Grades K-12  Kelly  
July 28 - Aug. 4   *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

Pedagogy Courses


IGC661 Let’s Connect! Home-School Engagement and a Positive Classroom Environment through Class Dojo & Other Apps    Collins  July 29 - Aug. 5   The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC664 Stop Bullying! Apply the Principles of SEL to Bully Prevention and Improve School Culture  Bastoni  July 27 - Aug. 3   The two dates listed will be zoom meetings and the time in between the two dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the course. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC606 Moving Students from a Fixed Mindset to a Growth Mindset Grades K-8 - Online  Marani 
July 6 – Aug. 7  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC650 Top Notch Engagement - Classroom Management to Maximize Student Engagement – Online  Marani  July 6 – Aug. 7   *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.

IGC624 Happy Teacher Mindset: Developing Teaching Habits that Increase Productivity & Decrease Stress – Online  Marani   July 6 – Aug. 7  *This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date. This course is through Gordon College.


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