Second Chance Reading (SCR) PD 2013–14

scrgraphicSecond Chance Reading (SCR) Professional Development Opportunities 2013 – 14 

1)    For previously trained Middle School and High School SCR Teachers

Middle and High School Teachers who have already been trained in Second Chance Reading will have two days of continued learning during 2013-2014 in either Ottumwa or Burlington.

Training Purposes:

  • Increasing connections with the Iowa Core English Language Arts Standards for Middle School/High School students;
  • Developing specific lessons/themes of study as Tier II Interventions
  • Increasing the use of technology including 1:1 computers in SCR classrooms; and
  • Collaboratively plan with other middle school and/ or high school SCR teachers.
Register on My Learning Plan – 1 credit

Burlington AEA

Tech Center, Conference C

Ottumwa AEA

Tech Center, Conference B

Day One

Monday, October  14 from 9-3

Monday, October  21 from 9-3

Day Two

Monday, February 24, 2014  from 9-3

Monday, March 3, 2014  from 9-3

2)    NEW SCR Teacher Academy for Middle School and High School SCR Teachers

Middle and High School Teachers who will be added to an existing SCR team or a district that has made a commitment to add Second Chance Reading as a Tier II Intervention with weekly collaborative planning time will have seven days of professional development to learn the routines and the content of SCR.

(This training will include specific Iowa Core English Language Arts connections.)

New SCR Teacher Academy – Ottumwa GPAEA (7 days total)

Register on My Learning Plan- 3 credits

Times

Location

Summer Academy- 4 days

August 5,  6, 7, and 8  9-4 lunch on own

GPAEA – Ottumwa – Auditorium A

Follow up day 1

Monday, September 23  (from 9-3)

GPAEA – Ottumwa– Conference Room A

Follow up day 2

Monday, October 28  (from 9-3)

GPAEA – Ottumwa– Conference Room A

Follow up day 3

Monday, January 27  (from 9-3)

GPAEA – Ottumwa– Conference Room A

Snow date:  Monday, Feb. 3rd      GPAEA- Ottumwa

GPAEA Contact for questions about Second Chance Reading PD or Implementation:  fran.mcveigh@gpaea.org

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s