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Advanced Placement (AP) Curriculum Support

Online

College Board has created online classrooms for teachers (and students) to review for the AP exams as well as complete the curriculum from the final 25% of the course. For each section/course, copy and paste the playlist into your browser to access the online video lessons.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 1, 2020
Course ID: 640
AVID Virtual Collaborative

Online

Every Thursday at 10am, AVID Center will host a virtual Collaborative on Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/AVIDCenter/live Past episodes can be found in the sections of this course.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 1, 2020
Course ID: 658
Bullying Prevention Unit All-Staff Training

Online

Research shows that one of the most effective ways to prevent bullying is to train all school staff on how to respond to it. This online training course from Second Steps Bullying Prevention Unit helps staff develop ways to effectively identify and deal with bullying throughout their school. This module is easy to implement and will help make a difference in students’ lives.\r\n\r\n***Please note the forms used in this training are in the development stages in SAUSD and will be rolled out once approved.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 769
CPM Secondary Math Initial Training Days 1-4

Online

CPM is our adopted math curriculum for 6th grade through Algebra 2. This four day training will take place virtually in the summer from . The training is the first four days of eight total days of training for CPM. It is mandatory that all new hires be trained in the curriculum.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 5, 2020
Course ID: 718
Dance Collaboration & Resource Sharing

Online

This is an ongoing collaboration series for Dance educators throughout SAUSD (subject to change).

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 680
Delivering High Quality Customer Service

Online

This course will help employees achieve high customer satisfaction by developing strong listening and communication skills, expressing a caring attitude, solving and preventing incidents and problems, focusing on teams and team players, and finally, minimizing stress and avoiding burnout.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 28, 2020
Course ID: 773
Edpuzzle - Free Video Editing Program

Edpuzzle allows teachers to crop, customize and remix online videos for classroom use. Are you interested in learning how Edpuzzle works? Check out their self-paced professional development videos! In these videos they will show you how to: create a class, find, edit, and assign videos, see Edpuzzle from a student’s perspective, and use Edpuzzle’s data analytics. Improve your students\\\\' engagement with online videos today!\r\n\r\nThis training is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: August 31, 2020
Course ID: 618
Enhancing your Visual Dialogue: Online and Media Marketing

Co-hosted by graphic designer, Jesus Martinez-Rizo, and Visual and Performing Arts Specialist, Sabrina Skeels, this course will assist district-based and site-based personnel with their visual communication. Whether it be the visibility of your department, outreach of your school, or promotion of your program, attendees will leave this course knowing what the common standard is for the media world and how to be an expert at creating and sharing content that engages your target audience.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 2, 2020
Course ID: 766
Google Certified Educator Level 1 Training Course

Online

Are you thinking about becoming a Google Certified Educator, but not sure how to start? This course is designed to help educators prepare for the Google Certified Educators Level 1 certification exam. This asynchronous course allows you to learn at your own pace. We begin with a Google Meet where Google Certified Trainer Stacy Kline, will walk you through her Canvas course and office hours to get you started on the path to certification! This course covers all 13 units in the Google for Education Teacher Center Level 1 training program and will take approximately 13 hours to complete if you are a novice, considerably less if you are already comfortable with G Suite for Education. This Canvas course model will enable educators to demonstrate their progress through the course as they submit assignments online. All section dates listed in this course are identical, just sign up for one. Credit for this session demonstrates 1 hour of PD. After you have completed the Canvas course, you will be enrolled in the full course to demonstrate 13 hours of PD.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 654
Google Drive - Basic Overview

Online

Video tutorial on a basic overview of Google Drive. Learn how to upload, create, share files and navigate around Google Drive.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 591
Google for Education - Asynchronous Videos

Online

Asynchronous Videos-Google Classroom Quick Start Video Guide:Google Classroom 101How to Create a New Class in Google ClassroomCreate an Assignment and Add a Topic in Google ClassroomHow to Add Students and Guardians in ClassroomHow to Create a Quiz from ClassroomHow to Use the Grading Tool in ClassroomHow to Use the Stream PageHow to Add MaterialsUsing Google Classroom to Google MeetCopy and paste the URL to your browser in order to view the link.https://sites.google.com/sausdlearns.net/classroom101/home

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 30, 2020
Course ID: 717
Google Meet-Setting up Collaboration Meetings and Classes-Asynchronous/self-paced Course

Online

Getting started with Google Meet- This training will show you how to use Google Meet to collaborate with your coworkers, meet with a few of your students at a time, or meet with your classes for a lesson. You will learn how to set up impromptu or planned meetings, to set up the meeting through your Google Calendar, your Outlook Calendar or Google Classroom or send the link through email or Google Classroom. You will learn to share your screen and to get different extensions to enhance your Meet experience. Many times you want to quickly connect and Google Meet is one of the quickest platforms to make that happen.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: August 31, 2020
Course ID: 775
Growing with Canvas - Explore and Learn More about the Canvas LMS

Online

Are you interested in learning more about Canvas? Would you like to explore your options when it comes to facilitating online instruction? Looking for a way to manage grading and feedback? Want to facilitate online discussions/video chats/groups ? Canvas can do all of this and more! Use this asynchronous - go at your own pace - course to dive in to the Canvas learning management system and how it can support teaching and learning in SAUSD! \r\n\r\nThis training is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 31, 2020
Course ID: 611
Ideas for Teaching Virtually

Online

This course includes ideas for teaching virtually with an overarching goal of guiding students to engage in meaningful learning experiences. We will discuss options for standards-based lesson content and delivery in addition to ideas for student motivation.*Note this covers the same concepts covered in \"Teaching Via Google Meets,\" but rather than focusing on the Google Meet platform, it includes ideas that may be used with Zoom or any other virtual meeting tools. Most of the resources are designed for teaching 1st-5th grade, but may be adapted for other grade levels.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 3, 2020
Course ID: 768
Improvement Science for Teachers

Online

First in a series of Improvement Science for Teachers, this series focuses on the process of improvement science and how it can improve instruction. This course is asynchronous and can be done at your own pace!

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 592
Intro to Flipgrid: Asynchronous-Self-paced with Screencasts

Online

Flipgrid for beginners: You will learn how to set up a Flipgrid account, how to set up new grids, how to assign new questions to your students, how to adjust the settings for the student responses, how to view your student\\'s responses and how to post feedback to those responses. You will also have the opportunity to respond to a question as a student and view a \\'grid\\' from a student perspective. We will also discuss how to adjust the settings to the students ability to interact with each others videos. This will be a self-paced course with screencasts and a slideshow to guide your learning.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: August 31, 2020
Course ID: 772
Intro to SEL: Module 1 - Naming and Navigating Emotions

Online

In this workshop, you\\'ll develop a deeper understanding of emotions, learn three strategies for naming them and three strategies for navigating them. It is the first in a series of four SEL online professional learning opportunities. This independent course is designed to be completed in an hour, but it is self-paced so you can go at your own speed. It was created by Dr. Lorea Martinez, a social-emotional learning (SEL) consultant. This is a voluntary, unpaid learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 727
Intro to SEL: Module 2 - Pressing the Pause Button

Online

You\'ll learn strategies to help students \"press the pause button,\" deescalate, and learn to self-regulate. This is the second of four online SEL workshops. This is an independent, self-paced workshop. This is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 728
Intro to SEL: Module 3 - How Do You REALLY Teach Empathy?

Online

This self-paced independent online workshop will learn about empathy and strategies to teach it. It is the third in a series of four SEL workshops. This is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 731
Intro to SEL: Module 4 - Building Resilience

Online

In this self-paced online workshop, you\'ll learn to implement three strategies for developing resilience. This is the fourth in a series of four SEL workshops. It is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 13, 2020
Course ID: 732
Introduction to Restorative Practices

Online

This course will provide participants an introduction to Restorative Practices. This course will review the RP Continuum, RP Principles, Paradigm Shift, Fair Process and the Social Discipline Window. We will be making adjustments to our current in-person training for the 2020-2021 school year. Please disregard the training information in the videos. Thank you.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: September 1, 2020
Course ID: 635
Kung Fu Canvas

Online

Are you interested in learning more about Canvas? Would you like to explore your options when it comes to facilitating online instruction? Looking for a way to manage grading and feedback? Want to facilitate online discussions/video chats/groups? Canvas can do all of this and more! Use this asynchronous - go at your own pace - course to dive in to the Canvas learning management system and how it can support teaching and learning in SAUSD. Earn your black belt in Kung Fu Canvas! \r\n\r\nThis training is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 31, 2020
Course ID: 619
Library Staff Virtual Meetings

Online

Library Staff Virtual Meetings via Google Meet every Friday at 9am during school closures. Discussion topics will include textbook and materials ordering, distribution, and returns; digital reading options; etc.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: September 1, 2020
Course ID: 669
Math Expressions online (Think Central)

Online

In this introductory course, you will learn how to set up your Think Central account, assign tasks to students, and locate reports. This is an online self-paced introduction. Please use the documents & resources in the syllabus to work through the course material.\r\n*ALL PD is voluntary and unpaid (unless otherwise stated).

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: September 1, 2020
Course ID: 566
Math Talks (Number Talks)

Online

This is a self-paced online mini course on Math Talks (otherwise known as Number Talks) and the resources available, by grade level, on the TK-5 math webpage. \r\n*ALL PD is voluntary and unpaid (unless otherwise stated)

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: September 1, 2020
Course ID: 567
Newsela - Making Hard Choices: Readjusting Your Curriculum for Reopening School

Online

Making Hard Choices: Readjusting Your Curriculum for Reopening School with Dan Cogan-Drew and Dr. Heidi Hayes Jacobs\r\n\r\nKey takeaways will be:\r\n\r\n1 - How to think about identifying and prioritizing choices in curriculum and instruction as we plan for school re-entry this fall\r\n\r\n2 - Understand how districts and networks are collecting, articulating, and prioritizing the challenges and opportunities for re-entry\r\nin the fall\r\n\r\nUse the links in the GoPD classroom to register for the webinar and complete the feedback form.\r\n\r\nThis webinar is a voluntary, unpaid professional learning opportunity.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 11, 2020
Course ID: 774
Newsela 101: Newsela for Everyone!

Online

Every teacher in the district now has a Newsela Pro account. This course is your first step in understanding how to use it to support your students\' ongoing literacy needs during school closures. Teachers will leave prepared to utilize the key features of Newsela with students with mixed reading abilities to support content understanding, build background knowledge and improve literacy skills in all content areas from grades 2 through 12. Will also include Google Classroom integration, assigning work, and providing student feedback. This introductory course is asynchronous and independent. Participants will complete it at their own pace. They will receive feedback and personalized support in response to their completion of embedded prompts.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 30, 2020
Course ID: 552
NOT A COURSE - USED ONLY FOR TESTING GOPD

On-Ground

This is a course created simply to test features in GoPD. It has no actual meeting locations, times or dates although some may appear in the descriptions. Registering for it is only to demonstrate functionality with attendance and other features.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 4, 2020
Course ID: 510
Secondary Instrumental Music Collaboration & Resource Sharing

Online

These are weekly collaboration meetings for Secondary instrumental music educators throughout SAUSD (subject to change).

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 679
Secondary Vocal Music Collaboration & Resource Sharing

Online

This course is for **secondary vocal music teachers and accompanists throughout SAUSD to meet regularly and collaborate.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 677
Seesaw Training & PD

Online

Learn the ins and outs of Seesaw in just 5 steps.Join us live, watch a recording, or work through slides at your own pace.https://web.seesaw.me/training

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: July 31, 2020
Course ID: 736
Student Choice & Voice to Engage All Learners

Online

This screencast, self-paced module will review what is at the root of engagement, and examines differences between student VOICE and CHOICE with a few tangible classroom examples. A directory of artifacts including videos, articles, and examples offers teachers a pathway for self-directed learning to broaden their scope of creating both digital and non-digital opportunities for student voice/choice.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 555
Supporting Social Emotional Learning Strategies

Online

These pre-recorded webinars are for your self-care and to focus on your own Social Emotional Learning (SEL) as we continue to work remotely, and work through the stresses and challenges that come with it. Please access the 5 webinars to reflect on your individual social emotional learning strengths and growth opportunities. Links available for immediate start. Strategy 1-Self Awareness, Strategy 2-Self Management, Strategy 3-Social Awareness, Strategy 4-Relationship Skills, and Strategy 5-Decision Making

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 660
Theatre Collaboration & Resource Sharing

Online

This is an ongoing collaboration opportunity for Theatre ARts educators throughout SAUSD (subject to change).

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 681
Understanding Motivation

Online

In this workshop we will review research on effective motivation practices and identify strategies to build intrinsic motivation in students. You will examine your own past practices and consider how to adjust your plans to maximize student motivation. Finally we will consider how to apply the principles taught to our current distance-learning needs.\r\n\r\nThis is an asynchronous, self-paced course. Completion of the embedded prompts will result in credit recorded in your GoPD transcript.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 30, 2020
Course ID: 643
Using Lexia During Summer Bridge

Online

This session is intended for K-5 teachers teaching Summer Bridge. During this online training, we will take a closer look at how to use Lexia during Summer Bridge. Information on how to access this training can be found in the special notes section. Please Note: All professional development is voluntary and unpaid unless otherwise stated.

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: June 27, 2020
Course ID: 770
Visual/Media Arts Collaboration & Resource Sharing

Online

This is a weekly collaboration for Visual and Media Arts educators throughout SAUSD (subject to change).\r\n\r\nEnroll for access information and meeting links. \r\n

No Fee

Next Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
Course ID: 678
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