Fall 2020

*COVID-19 Notice

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

Our goal is to keep everyone safe.

Stay healthy!


SEI Courses


EDU641W-2  Sheltered English Immersion - SEI Endorsement Mehegan Thurs. Oct. 1 – Dec. 10  This course will have a weekly zoom meeting from 4:00-7:00. The instructor will email you a few days before the course begins with instructions.

IGC625A Using SEI, ESL & Special Education Strategies & Best Practices to Build Curriculum for English Language Learners  Manning Tues. Oct. 20 – Nov. 17  *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  *Please note - This course may be used for SEI and Sped. PDPs required for recertification - This is not an SEI endorsement course.

Reading/Writing/Language Arts Courses


IGC647 Strategies for Teaching Poetry in the Contemporary Classroom Grades K-8  Nagle & Goldstein Tues. Oct. 6 – Dec. 1  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC671 Foundations of Literacy – Implementing Hands-On Activities to Promote Literacy   Parker
   
Wed. Oct. 28 – Dec. 2   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

Math Courses


IGC655 Developing Mathematical Mindsets for Grades 1-12
  Judge
  Thurs. Oct. 15 – Nov. 19  *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

IGC653 Routines for Positive Mathematical Mindsets for Grades K-8  Severance  
Tues. Oct. 27 – Dec. 1  *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings a couple of days before the start date.

IGC617 Math Fact Fluency – Building, Varying & Assessing Fluency for Grades K-6  Deaguero
 
Thurs. Oct. 8 – Dec. 3  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

Science Courses


IGC609 Incorporating the Next Generation Science Standards into the Curriculum by Grade Level K-6   Denty  
  Thurs. Nov. 12 – Dec. 10  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

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 
Thurs.  Nov. 5 – Dec. 3   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC675 Enriching Your Distance Learning Portfolio for Science, Math, History, ELA, Social Studies, Special Education, PE & Foreign Languages  Naylor  Mon. Nov. 9 – Dec. 7   
*This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC634 Creative Hands-On Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Lang. & Special Education Curriculum PreK-6   Manning   Wed. Oct. 21 – Nov. 18   *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

General Education & Specialist Courses


IGC675 Enriching Your Distance Learning Portfolio for Science, Math, History, ELA, Social Studies, Special Education, PE & Foreign Languages  Naylor  Mon. Nov. 9 – Dec. 7   
*This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC669 Motivate & Engage with Videos for all Content Areas & Specialists
  Naylor
  Wed. Nov. 4 – Dec. 2  
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

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 
Thurs.  Nov. 5 – Dec. 3   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC637 Discovery with Digital Breakouts to Create Dynamic Interactive Learning Experiences for all Content Areas   Naylor  Mon. Nov. 9 – Dec. 7  *This class is completely online - Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC676 Assess This! – Instant Digital Formative Assessments for English, Science, Math, Social Studies, Phys. Ed., Music, Art, Special Ed., Health & Foreign Lang.   Naylor Thurs.  Nov. 5 – Dec. 3   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC604 Info-graphics – Visualizing Information for all Content Areas
  Naylor
   Tues. Nov. 3 – Nov. 24   
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC619 Tech Up My Class with Google for Math, English, Science, Social Studies, Phys. Ed., Health, Art, Music, Foreign Language, Guidance & Special Education  Naylor Wed. Nov. 4 – Dec. 2  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC600 Google Sites - Creating a Classroom Website Using Google for all Content Areas   Naylor  
Tues. Nov. 3 – Nov. 24   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC668 Creating a Cultural Safe Haven in the Classroom Pre-K-12  Rekowski
   Mon. Oct. 26 – Dec. 7  
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC646 How Does Childhood Trauma Impact Brain Development & Learning in K-12 Education? For all Content Areas  Rekowski    Wed. Oct. 28 – Dec. 9   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC640 Alleviating & Understanding Anxiety in the Classroom - What can we do to help?  For all Content Areas K-12  Rekowski  Tues. Oct. 27 – Dec. 8   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC641 Inquiring about Inquiry Design for Science, Math, English and Social Studies K-12
  Rekowski
Thurs. Oct. 29 – Dec. 10   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC642 Developing Safe & Responsible Digital Citizens in Your Classroom for Math, English, Science, Social Studies & Foreign Languages K-12   Rekowski   Fri. Oct. 30 – Dec. 11  *This class is completely online Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC606 Moving Students from a Fixed Mindset to a Growth Mindset Grades K-8  Marani
October 26 – Dec. 18  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC624 Happy Teacher Mindset: Developing Teaching Habits that Increase Productivity & Decrease Stress  Marani
  October 26 – Dec. 18    *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC650 Top Notch Engagement - Classroom Management to Maximize Student Engagement
  Marani
October 26 – Dec. 18  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC657 Engage Your Students in the Digital Age K-12  Beberman  Thurs. Oct. 29 – Dec. 3
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC651 Give Students a Voice Through CHOICE! K-12   Beberman  Thurs. Oct. 29 – Dec. 3   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC634 Creative Hands-On Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Lang. & Special Education Curriculum PreK-6   Manning   Wed. Oct. 21 – Nov. 18   *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.

IGC678 Project-Based Learning for all Teachers & Specialists K-5    Martin   Mon. Oct. 6 – Nov. 16  *This class is completely online. Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

Special Education Courses


IGC665 Engage Your Students with ADHD & Attention Challenges: Fill Your Toolbox with Practical Strategies for all Content Areas K-12   Werb Oct. 19 -  Nov. 20   *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

IGC635 Learning About the Learning-Disabled Child K-5  Dietenhofer  Thurs. Oct. 22 – Dec. 3  
*The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online.
The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

Foreign Language Courses


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
Thurs.  Nov. 5 – Dec. 3   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC675 Enriching Your Distance Learning Portfolio for Science, Math, History, ELA, Social Studies, Special Education, PE & Foreign Languages  Naylor  Mon. Nov. 9 – Dec. 7   
*This class is completely online – Students will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC634 Creative Hands-On Science, Math, Social Studies, ELA, ESL, Foreign Lang. & Special Education Curriculum PreK-6   Manning   Wed. Oct. 21 – Nov. 18   *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

Art/Music/Health/Phys. Ed. Courses


IGC667 The “Art” of Visual Thinking; Visual Strategies for all Learners and all Content Areas K-12  Bean  Sat. Oct. 24 – Nov. 21 *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC663 Promoting Comprehensive School Health for Grades Pre-K-12   Kelly
  Thurs. Oct. 8 – Dec. 10
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

Social Emotional Learning Courses


IGC674 Engaging Students Remotely Through Social Emotional Learning for all Disciplines Grades 1-12  Judge  Tues. Oct. 13 – Nov. 17 *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

IGC649 Building Character Traits Through Social Emotional Learning Grades K-12  Kelly 
Tues. Oct. 6 – Dec. 8  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

Pedagogy Courses


IGC661 Let’s Connect! Home-School Engagement and a Positive Classroom Environment through Class Dojo & Other Apps   Collins  Tues. Oct. 13 – Dec. 1  *The two dates listed will be zoom meetings at 4:00 and the time in between the dates will be online. The instructor will email you the directions for the Zoom meetings the day before the start date.  

IGC677 Psychology of Learning – Understanding Growth & Development to Create Positive Classroom Relationships for All Students PreK-12   Denty  Tues. Nov. 10 – Dec. 8  *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC678 Project-Based Learning for all Teachers & Specialists K-5    Martin   Mon. Oct. 5 – Nov. 16  *This class is completely online. Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC668 Creating a Cultural Safe Haven in the Classroom Pre-K-12  Rekowski    Mon. Oct. 26 – Dec. 7  
*This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC646 How Does Childhood Trauma Impact Brain Development & Learning in K-12 Education? For all Content Areas  Rekowski    Wed. Oct. 28 – Dec. 9   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.

IGC640 Alleviating & Understanding Anxiety in the Classroom - What can we do to help?  For all Content Areas K-12  Rekowski  Tues. Oct. 27 – Dec. 8   *This class is completely online – Students who pre-register will be contacted by email one week prior to the start date.