Who: All Staff (District Employees and SOWIC Employees)
Where: SOWIC Main Office
1207 N. Larkin Ave, Joliet
Cost: FREE, CPDUs provided
Setting Limits in the Classroom
2/17/16 12:30p.m. - 3:30p.m.
Learn strategies to move beyond the dance of discipline in the classroom. Proven methods will be shared to help avoid classroom obstacles such as disruptive behavior, power struggles, and lack of motivation. Don’t lose any more instructional time in your classroom; come learn some tips and tricks to implement in your classroom!
Asking Better Questions
2/23/16 8:30a.m. - 11:30a.m.
The debate around asking higher - order and lower - order questions continues. Attend this session and be learn how to ask targe ted, specific questions to help students successfully meet learning objectives. Strategies will be shared to ask different types of questions. Learn how to start academic conversations with students that foster critical thinking and content understanding.