BLIS Workshops are
open to all Bethel staff, substitute teachers and student
teachers unless otherwised noted in the workshop's
description. Certified staff will receive the district
credits and PDUs listed in the seminar description. You
must know your DataPort password to register. Don't
If you are a student teacher or substitute teacher, register
by carefully following the instructions on the
December 3, 2018 and Monday, December 10, 2018
2070 - NUMBER TALKS: You are invited to participate in a math professional development opportunity called Number Talks. Number Talks are five- to fifteen-minute classroom conversations around purposefully crafted problems that are solved mentally. It supports teachers in understanding how to follow students' thinking and how to pose the right questions to build understanding. It supports students in mental calculation, reasoning, communication and number sense.
Dates: Friday, November 9,
Tuesday, December 4 and Tuesday, December 11, 2018
2073 - AUTISM IN THE CLASSROOM: We will do a series of 3 classes throughout the year. Our learning targets will include understanding the characteristics of autism, how they may show up in the classroom, and some ideas for supporting students on the spectrum in their academic and social activities. I can plan for additional topics of interest.
Dates: Tuesday, December 11,
2018; Tuesday, February 12, 2019; and Tuesday, April 16,
2074 - GOOGLE SUITE FOR
CLASSIFIED: All Bethel Classified staff can request
a Bethel Google Suite account. This class will focus on the
basics of Google Suite, the digital needs of classified
staff and how Google Suite can help meet those needs.
Register below and, if you don't have one, a Bethel Google
account will be created for you.
Date: Wednesday, December 12,
2066 - SIOP
TRAINING (Secondary Teachers Only):
SIOP Training Day 2 (December 20): (1/2 day) Reflect on your implementation of SIOP strategies so far, plan for future lessons, and learn a more effective ways to help students who are learning English.
November 16, 2018 and Thursday, December 20, 2018
1864 - GOOGLE CLASSROOM VIRTUAL CLASS: Welcome to the Google Classroom Independent Study Hour. Spend an hour with these resources to get 1 PDU and 0.1 District Credit. Google Classroom is a blended learning platform for schools that aim to simplify creating, distributing and grading assignments in a paperless way. Google Classroom can be a time saver and an exciting way to engage students in technology even if your students only have one hour a week in the lab.