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2018 Institutes

You must be pre-register for institutes by October 5, 2018. Select the institute in your agenda to register.  If the institute has a cost, you will pay the fee with your registration fees.

 
         General

AMP Sideline Help Coaches' Clinic - Health Enhancement
Jodie Smith
Thursday, October 18, 2018 8:00 AM - 3:50 PM
Skyview High School - Lower Gym
Renewal Units: 6


The Sideline Help Coaches' Clinic provides timely health, physical activity & sports medicine education for coaches & educators. Topics were developed on the expressed needs of K-12 health enhancement educators & coaches, as well as in reflection of the Montana Health Education Content Standards (2016).

Cost: $10


 
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AMP Sideline Help Coaches' Clinic - Sports Medicine
Jodie Smith
Friday, October 19, 2018  8:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Mansfield Center
Renewals Units: 4

 
The AMP Sideline Help Coaches' Clinic provides timely health, physical activity & sports medicine education for coaches & educators. This session will focus more on sports medicine but applies to HPE as well. CSCS credits available

Cost: $0
 
    General

Youth Mental Health First Aid
Emma Kerr-Carpenter
Thursday, October 19, 2018  8:00 AM - 4:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 235
Renewals Units: 8

 
This course is designed to teach skills to help a youth who is developing or experiencing a mental health problem. Just as CPR helps a layperson without medical training assist an individual experiencing a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid training helps a layperson assist someone experiencing a mental crisis. Limited Space.

Cost: $0

 
    General

National Board Renewal Institute
Jane Shawn
Friday, October 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 145
Renewal Units: 8
 
 NB Renewal Candidates will have the one and only opportunity to attend the Montana Renewal Jump Start. This will include a PP on the process, time to network with renewal candidates, a Q&A and work time. Candidates will have time to develop PGEs and share with other candidates.

Cost: $30
 
    General

BPS Elementary Boot Camp for New Teachers
Hiliary Gnerer
Thursday, October 18, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:50 PM
Friday, October 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 3:50 PM
Lincoln Center
Renewal Units: 14

 
 This will be a two day institution for new Billings Public Schools elementary teachers. The district Instructional Coaches will discuss curriculum expectations and Proficiency Scales specific to BPS, classroom management strategies, organization, planning, scheduling, and eliciting student evidence.

Cost: $0
 
    MALT (Languages Teachers)

Will students want to talk about this?
Megan Hambrick
Thursday, October 18, 2018  8:00 AM - 3:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 202
Renewal Units: 7


The best way to learn is by doing. The workshop begins with a short introduction to establish some norms and intentions for the day. Then, you will get to work! She is preparing stations that will provide you with information, time, and space to learn and collaborate. Bring a laptop!.

Cost: $35



 
   
 
    TEAM

Understanding a Camera and Basic Editing
Jennifer Lohof
Thursday, October 18, 2018  9:00 AM - 4:50 PM
Billings Career Center
Renewal Units: 7


Institute: At Billings Career Center This in-depth workshop is designed to help the beginner learn how to get the most out of their digital camera. We will cover how your camera works and which settings are best for specific photographic situations. We will also cover downloading and basic editing. Limited space.

Cost: $0


 
    MCCE (Computers in Education)

Technology Institute: Ideas and tools for empowering teachers and students
Desiree Caskey
Friday, October 19, 2018 9:00 AM - 2:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 202
Renewal Units: 5


Bring your device...walk away with ideas and resources for designing authentic activities for any grade level. Immerse yourself in rich conversations about 21stC education. Start where you are. Get out of your comfort zone. Progress at your own pace! Collaborate, design, and be inspired!
Cost: $0


 
     
    General

Cultural Competence

Anthony Brisson
Thursday, October 18, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 3


NEA offered program expands the capacity of educators to serve students from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds. Learning objectives: Deepen own cultural self-awareness. Increase understanding cultural self-awareness, promote cultural responsive instruction.

Cost: $0



 
 
    General

Social Justice Training
Anthony Brisson
Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 2


This session lays the foundation for NEA’s social justice work by teaching educators to create more just and effective learning environments. Deepen educators’ understanding of social justice principles and why these principles are relevant to their work. Explore the impact of social justice issues on students and educators.

Cost: $0

 
    General

Diversity: Understanding Diversity
Anthony Brisson
Thursday, October 18, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 2


Take part in an interactive process that helps you better understand the language and imagery of diversity in light of America’s changing demographics and the importance of diversity to NEA’s history and philosophy. Explore the primary and secondary dimensions of diversity, the attitudes they can spawn, and the infinite ways people are different.

Cost: $0

 
    General

Diversity: Valuing Diversity
Anthony Brisson
Friday, October 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 2


Participants will identify strategies to communicate more courageously about diversity; explore how to fully embrace and demonstrate the value we place on the diversity among our students, their families, and our coworkers; and examine how to maximize the impact of our diversity work in schools.

Cost: $0

 
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Taking a Stand:Creating a Safe School for LGBTQ Students
Anthony Brisson
Friday, October 19, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 2


Introductory workshop, designed for all school personnel, uses video clips and hands-on activities to examine the obvious and subtle ways bias plays out in schools and offers resources for creating schools that are safe for all students, regardless of their sexual orientation and gender identity.

Cost: $0

 
    General

Walking the Talk: Classroom Strategies for Addressing LGBTQ Bias
Anthony Brisson
Friday, October 19, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 228
Renewal Units: 2


Designed for K-12 classroom instructors, this action-oriented workshop examines various approaches to designing and integrating lessons and activities that raise awareness of bias and empower students to advocate for change, especially around LGBTQ-related bias.

Cost: $0

 
     
   
General

Meet with TRS Member Benefit Officer
Thursday, October 18, 2018 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Friday, October 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Skyview High School Rm 217
Renewal units: 0


A great opportunity limited to TRS members with a retirement date in the next three (two?) years. Schedule a time for a one-on-one half-hour consultation with a Teachers' Retirement System Member Benefit Officer to review your retirement options by contacting TRS toll free at 1-866-600-4045 or 406-444-3134 by October 12th.

Cost: $0