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New Teacher Session - Teaching From The Heart: Creating a Conscious Learning Community

How do teachers develop classroom culture and community with their students? In this interactive session for new teachers, participants will explore strategies, practices and tools for creating safe and inclusive learning environments which foster success for all learners.

CTLE: 2 hours Teachers $20 Date: December 6, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

REGISTRATION LINK: https://cvent.me/8d58or

How Do I Read This? Encountering, Comprehending and Connecting Sources in Social Studies

The UFT Teacher Center is proud to present this two hour virtual conference, educators will deepen their knowledge of the content literacy skills students need for success in social studies. We will encounter sources in a variety of formats and contexts, including maps, charts, images, film, and traditional texts. Teachers will practice identifying the literacy skills students need to comprehend and make connections among the sources they encounter across the curriculum. They will learn strategies for building the literacy skills students need to gain knowledge through historical inquiry.

CTLE: 2 hours Teachers $20 Date: December 10, 9:00 AM - 11:00 M

REGISTRATION LINK: https://cvent.me/3RbdnD

How to Leverage Data to Transform Student Learning

Data is more than just the results of standardized tests. In this session, participants will explore a multitude of data forms as a tool for liberation and identify ways to get to know each student well to best meet their individual needs. We will deepen our understanding of the different types of data that can be used to foster a pedagogy of voice and equity.

CTLE: 2 hours Teachers $20 Date: December 13, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

REGISTRATION LINK: https://cvent.me/z5DogM