Professional Development Calendar
Beginning Teacher Workshop- 1 Day
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Location Phillips Academy, Andover, MA directions
This year AISNE will again offer a full-day workshop for new teachers, in lieu of its 3-day Beginning Teacher Institute.
This workshop is designed specifically to address the needs of first year teachers in middle and secondary schools. The workshop is intended to supplement and enrich each school's support of its beginning teachers. The new teachers are provided with a timely opportunity for structured reflection on strengths and problem areas. There will be a particular focus on classroom management and types of classroom activities that engage students. This full-day workshop is a valuable and worthwhile investment in your new teachers.
-Leave with sample lessons and activities that can be used in the classroom.
-Develop a classroom management/discipline plan.
-Spend time with a master teacher in their subject area.
-Learn techniques for professional communication (including parent conferences and comment writing).
-Learn how to more effectively manage their time.
9:30am-11:00am Envisioning Yourself as a Teacher
11:00am-11:45am Classroom Management
11:45am-12:30pm Time Management, Handling Stress, Finding Balance
1:15pm-3:00pm Time with a Master Teacher in Your Discipline
3:00pm-3:30pm Concluding Remarks
About the Presenter: Bonnie Ricci, AISNE Assistant Director, worked as a teacher in
three different independent schools. As a middle school math teacher, Bonnie enjoyed
planning and implementing innovative and engaging projects including a Jordan's
furniture math field trip and a gray whale migration data analysis project. During her
time at AISNE, Bonnie has been involved as an instructor in the AISNE Beginning
Teacher Institute. She also oversees the AISNE accreditation program and serves on the
NAIS Commission on Accreditation.
Fees and Registration:
AISNE Member: $195 per person $175 per person if three or more register at the same time from the same school.
Non-Member: $390 per person
Online registration using a credit card is available at the top of this page. To pay by check, please click on the More Information link below to download a registration form.
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