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April
     4/18 - Free Comic Book Day Information and Planning Meeting
May
     5/22 - School and Public Librarian Collaborative Event
     5/23 - Naviance Workshop - 1pm to 3pm - CNYRIC 2, Ontario Room
     5/23 - Naviance Workshop - 9am to 11am - CNYRIC 2, Ontario Room
July
     7/7 - Principles to Action: Ensuring Mathematical Success for All Virtual Book Study
     7/17 - SUMMER (South) SESSION of The Responsive Classroom Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 1)
     7/18 - Project Based Learning 101
August
     8/6 - Cancelled - NYSSLS Professional Development for Middle School Teachers
     8/6 - Carolina Services Online Training (Science Support)
     8/8 - 5th Grade - How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need? Rotation A+D (2 consecutive days)
     8/15 - 3rd Grade "How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes?" - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     8/16 - 6th Grade "Energy, Forces and Motion" - Rotation B+C (2 consecutive days)
     8/21 - 4th grade "How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes?" - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     8/21 - Kindergarten "Exploring Plants and Animals" - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     8/23 - *COPY OF NYSSLS Continuing Professional Development for Middle School Teachers
     8/23 - NYSSLS Continuing Professional Development for Middle School Teachers
     8/28 - Grade 6 "Matter and Its Interactions" - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
September
     9/17 - First Grade Science Collaborative Rotation D
     9/17 - Second Grade Science Collaborative Rotation D
     9/18 - 6th Grade "Energy, Forces and Motion" - Rotation B+C (2 consecutive days)
     9/18 - Kindergarten "Exploring My Weather" - Rotation Mod A+D, A (2 consecutive days)
     9/20 - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     9/24 - 5th Grade "How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need?" - Rotation A+D (2 consecutive days)
     9/24 - Dryden and Candor ONLY - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     9/25 - 6-8 Math Collaborative
     9/25 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Primary K-2 Orange, Green & Blue Systems 2018-2019 (Training + Blue Kit 3rd edition purchase) COST = $4560.00
     9/25 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Primary K-2 Orange, Green & Blue Systems 2018-2019 (Training + Green Kit 3rd edition purchase) COST = $4652.00
     9/25 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Primary K-2 Orange, Green & Blue Systems 2018-2019 (Training + Orange Kit 3rd edition purchase) COST = $4136.00
     9/25 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Primary K-2 Orange, Green & Blue Systems 2018-2019 (Training + Orange, Green and Blue Kits 3rd edition purchase) COST = $14,584.00
     9/25 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Primary K-2 Orange, Green & Blue Systems 2018-2019 (Training Only) COST =$1236.00
     9/25 - Mentors Across Borders
     9/25 - Reading Recovery Ongoing Professional Development/Wayne-Finger Lakes
     9/25 - SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting
     9/25 - SLS Council Meeting
     9/26 - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     9/26 - Kindergarten "Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
October
     10/1 - 2nd Grade "How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away?" - Rotation D, A (2 consecutive days)
     10/1 - Instructional Coaches Collaborative
     10/2 - 6th Grade Matter and Its Interactions - Rotation D (2 consecutive days
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Intermediate Training Red, Gold & Purple Systems Grades 3-5 2018-2019 (Training + Gold kit purchase) COST =$6520.00
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Intermediate Training Red, Gold & Purple Systems Grades 3-5 2018-2019 (Training + Red kit purchase) COST =$6520.00
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Intermediate Training Red, Gold & Purple Systems Grades 3-5 2018-2019 (Training + purple kit purchase) COST =$6520.00
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Intermediate Training Red, Gold & Purple Systems Grades 3-5 2018-2019 (Training Only) COST =$1236.00
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Middle/High School Training Teal System Grades 6-12 2018-2019 (Training + teal kit purchase) COST =$6520.00
     10/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention Middle/High School Training Teal System Grades 6-12 2018-2019 (Training only) COST =$1236.00
     10/3 - 1st Grade How Can We Send a Message Using Sound? - Rotation D, A (2 consecutive days)
     10/4 - PK-5 Math Collaborative
     10/9 - Arts Leadership
     10/9 - CANCELLED: 9-12 Math Collaborative
     10/9 - Thousand Islands ONLY - K-6 Science Standards Overview
     10/10 - Legends of Learning Training: AM Session
     10/10 - Legends of Learning Workshop: PM Session
     10/10 - Reading Recovery Ongoing Professional Development/Indian River
     10/11 - Fall SESSION of The Responsive Classroom Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 1)
     10/12 - Reading Recovery Ongoing Professional Development/Cortland
     10/16 - Financial Leadership Series for School Superintendents - NYSCOSS
     10/16 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 1st Grade: How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?
     10/16 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 6th Grade: Matter and Its Interactions
     10/17 - Math Leadership
     10/17 - NYSSLS Professional Development for Middle School Teachers
     10/17 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 2nd Grade: How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away?
     10/18 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 3rd Grade: How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes?
     10/19 - ART - New York State Arts Standard Training for the OCM Region at Homer
     10/19 - MUSIC - New York State Music Standard Training for the OCM Region at Homer
     10/19 - Thousand Islands ONLY - Kindergarten: Exploring My Weather
     10/22 - Mental Health & Wellness Leadership
     10/22 - Sonday System 1 Reading Intervention
     10/22 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 4th Grade: How Can We Get Energy to People’s Homes?
     10/23 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 5th Grade: How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need?
     10/24 - Engaging K-6 Students in Local History: The Erie Canal
     10/24 - Literacy Leadership
     10/24 - Strategies to Enhance Executive Function
     10/25 - Kindergarten Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     10/26 - Battle of the Book Meeting
     10/30 - On-line Book Study: Disrupting Thinking by Kylene Beers and Robert Probst - Session 1
     10/30 - Science Leadership Network Meeting
November
     11/1 - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation A, B (2 consecutive days)
     11/1 - BrainPOP User Group
     11/1 - Fulton & Oswego ONLY - 4th Grade: How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation B (2 consecutive days)
     11/1 - Noodletools; It’s Not Just a Citation Tool!
     11/2 - Leveled Literacy Intervention On-Going Meetings 2018-2019 COST =$391.00
     11/6 - 6th Grade Matter and Its Interactions - Rotation B (2 consecutive days)
     11/7 - Social Studies Collaborative
     11/8 - Fulton & Oswego ONLY - 5th Grade "How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need?" - Rotation A+D (2 consecutive days)
     11/8 - Solvay Student Directed IEP Series Days 2, 3, 4, & Celebration Event By Invitation Only!
     11/13 - 6-12 Literacy Collaborative
     11/13 - DEN Ambassador Bootcamp
     11/13 - East Syracuse Minoa Student Directed IEP Series Days 2, 3, 4, & Celebration Event by Invitation only
     11/13 - Kindergarten Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     11/13 - SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting
     11/13 - SLS Council Meeting
     11/14 - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation A, B (2 consecutive days)
     11/15 - Arts Leadership
     11/19 - Hannibal Student Directed IEP Series Days 2, 3, 4, & Celebration Event by Invitation only
     11/20 - ART - New York State Arts Standard Training for the OCM Region
     11/20 - MUSIC - New York State Music Standard Training for the OCM Region
     11/26 - Mexico Student Directed IEP Series Days 2, 3, 4, & Celebration Event by Invitation only
     11/27 - Baldwinsville Student Directed IEP Series Days 2, 3, 4, & Celebration Event By Invitation Only!
     11/27 - Social Studies Leadership Network
     11/28 - 5th Grade How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need? - Rotation B (2 consecutive days)
     11/28 - CANCELLED: First Grade Science Collaborative Rotation A
     11/28 - CANCELLED: Second Grade Science Collaborative Rotation A
     11/29 - Teaching Math Through Technology: Beyond Digital Worksheets
December
     12/3 - The Global 10 Framework Regents: Analysis, Scoring and Instruction
     12/4 - Cancelled: Project Based Learning 101
     12/4 - EQuIP Training with Achieve
     12/4 - Mental Health & Wellness Leadership
     12/4 - Mentors Across Borders
     12/4 - Problem-Based Learning for Math
     12/6 - 6th Grade Energy, Forces and Motion - Rotation A (2 consecutive days)
     12/11 - 5th Grade How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need? - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     12/11 - Science/Math Notebooking Workshop
     12/12 - 9-12 Math Collaborative
     12/12 - Echoes & Reflections: Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students & Spotlight on Contemporary Antisemitism
     12/13 - Advanced NYS Science Learning Standards PD for Middle School Teachers
     12/18 - CANCELLED: Critical Friends: A Fresh Look at your Project Based Learning Units
January
     1/7 - The Responsive Classroom Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 1) – Winter Institute
     1/8 - Kindergarten Exploring My Weather - Rotation B, C (2 consecutive days)
     1/8 - On-line Book Study: Disrupting Thinking by Kylene Beers and Robert Probst - Session 2
     1/9 - Math Leadership
     1/10 - 1st Grade How Can We Send a Message Using Sound? - Rotation B, C (2 consecutive days)
     1/10 - Middle School Librarians Special Interest Group
     1/14 - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     1/14 - Instructional Coaches Collaborative
     1/16 - Implementing Learning for ALL Students
     1/16 - Lansing and Candor ONLY - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     1/16 - Using Productive Discourse in the Mathematics Classroom
     1/17 - Arts Leadership
     1/21 - Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You’d Had Online Book Study
     1/22 - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     1/22 - Port Byron, Union Springs & Skaneateles ONLY - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes?" - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     1/22 - SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting
     1/24 - How NewsBank Support the Curriculum with Primary Sources
     1/24 - Kindergarten Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation A (2 consecutive days)
     1/25 - Multicultural Children's Book Day with Ellen Oh!
     1/28 - Lead Evaluator Training Make-up Session
     1/29 - 2nd Grade How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? - Rotation Mod. A, B, C (2 consecutive days)
     1/29 - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     1/29 - Engaging Secondary Students through Local History: The Erie Canals impact on the Economic, Social, & Political Life of the Syracuse Area
     1/31 - Destiny User Group
February
     2/4 - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation D (Make-up Days)
     2/4 - Dryden and Candor ONLY - 5th Grade How Can We Provide Freshwater to Those in Need? - Rotation B (2 consecutive days)
     2/5 - CANCELLED: Book Study – Differentiation in Middle & High School: Strategies to Engage All Learners (online book collection)
     2/5 - CANCELLED: First Grade Science Collaborative Rotation B
     2/5 - CANCELLED: Second Grade Science Collaborative Rotation B
     2/5 - Social Studies Leadership Network
     2/6 - 6-8 Math Collaborative
     2/6 - Insignia User Group
     2/6 - Mentors Across Borders
     2/6 - OPALs User Group
     2/7 - PBIS Tier 1 New Team Training (4 Days, must attend all 4 days) By Invitation Only!
     2/11 - The Responsive Classroom ADVANCED Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 2) Prerequisite: The Responsive Classroom Course – (Level 1)
     2/12 - CANCELLED - Accelerated Science with NYSSLS Regional Discussion
     2/12 - CANCELLED - Science Leadership Network Meeting - WILL RESCHEDULE
     2/13 - PK-5 Math Collaborative
     2/13 - PK-5 Math Collaborative
     2/14 - 6-12 Literacy Collaborative
     2/26 - Literacy Leadership
     2/26 - On-line Book Study: Visible Learning for Literacy by Fisher, Frey, and Hattie
     2/27 - 4th Grade How Can We Provide Energy to People's Homes? - Cazenovia District Only
     2/27 - CANCELLED - Embedding Literacy in Middle School Science (continuing)
     2/27 - Discovery Education Network: Discover Opportunities to Impact Learning!
March
     3/1 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 3rd Grade: What Explains the Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?
     3/5 - 3rd Grade What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? - Rotation C+D, B (2 consecutive days)
     3/5 - 6th Grade Matter and Its Interactions - Rotation A+C (2 consecutive days)
     3/6 - Solving Challenging Behaviors Through Social and Emotional Skill Teaching: Tier 2 Practices for Preschoolers
     3/7 - Integrating Coding into the Classroom - Part 1
     3/7 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 6th Grade: Energy, Forces & Motion
     3/11 - Port Byron, Union Springs & Skaneateles - 3rd Grade What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?" - Rotation C+D, B (2 consecutive days)
     3/12 - 5th Grade: How Can We Identify Materials Based on Their Properties? - Rotation A, B, C+D (2 consecutive days)
     3/12 - Civic Online Reasoning with SHEG
     3/13 - ELS (4th Grade) Administering Performance Test
     3/13 - ELS (4th Grade) Rating Performance Test
     3/14 - 6th Grade Energy, Forces and Motion - Rotation D (2 consecutive days)
     3/19 - Cancelled - Critical Friends: A Fresh Look at your Project Based Learning Units
     3/19 - Lesson Study Workshop with Dr. Akihiko Takahashi
     3/19 - The Global 10 Framework Regents: Analysis, Scoring and Instruction
     3/19 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 4th Grade: What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth?
     3/20 - Before the FBA: Function Based Problem Solving for Preschoolers Within a Multi-Tiered System of Support
     3/20 - Thousand Islands ONLY - 5th Grade: "How Can We Identify Materials Based on their Properties?"
     3/21 - 4th Grade What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? - Rotation A, B, C+D (2 consecutive days)
     3/21 - Engaging K-6 Students in Local History: The Erie Canal
     3/21 - Kindergarten Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation B (2 consecutive days)
     3/21 - Transition Bootcamp @ CiTi BOCES
     3/22 - Elementary Report Card Workshop
     3/22 - Transition Bootcamp @ OCM BOCES
     3/26 - 4th Grade What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? - Rotation A, B, C+D (2 consecutive days)
     3/26 - Comprehension Strategies for AIS and ELA Middle School Teachers
     3/26 - Formative Assessment in Mathematics
     3/26 - Lansing ONLY - 3rd Grade "What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?" - Rotation C+D, B (2 consecutive days)
     3/26 - SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting
     3/26 - SLS Council Meeting
     3/26 - Social Studies Collaborative
     3/26 - Tier 2 Part 2: Social Skills Small Groups BY INVITATION ONLY!
     3/27 - Special Education Leadership Forum (Online access via webinar)
     3/27 - Special Education Leadership Forum March: Assistive Technology and Graduation Options for ALL Students
     3/28 - Fulton and Oswego ONLY - 6th Grade "Matter and Its Interactions - Rotation D (2 consecutive days
     3/28 - Rethinking Suspension
     3/29 - STAR Renaissance Lunch and Learn
     3/29 - School and Public Librarian Collaborative Event
April
     4/4 - Educational Equity Through Cultural Proficiency
     4/4 - Fulton & Oswego ONLY Kindergarten "Exploring Plants and Animals" - Rotation C (2 consecutive days)
     4/4 - Mentors Across Borders
     4/4 - Sonday System - Let’s Play Learn
     4/9 - 3rd Grade What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? - Rotation C+D, B (2 consecutive days)
     4/9 - Dryden ONLY - 4th Grade What is Our Evidence That We Live On a Changing Earth?
     4/9 - How Are Students Graduating Today? @ TST BOCES
     4/9 - I Don’t Know Why He Does That: Understanding Trauma’s Impact on Learning and Using Trauma Sensitive Practices in the Classroom
     4/9 - Jordan-Elbridge Naviance Training
     4/9 - NYSSB OCM Consortium Assessment Full Day
     4/9 - NYSSB OCM Consortium Assessment Half Day AM
     4/9 - NYSSB OCM Consortium Assessment Half Day PM
     4/9 - Trauma Informed Schools
     4/10 - How Are Students Graduating Today? @ Cayuga Onondaga BOCES
     4/11 - Family Engagement Series: Post-Secondary Transition Planning and Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with Disabilities in Auburn
     4/12 - Mid-State JMT Meeting SESIS/NDS Only
     4/22 - 5th Grade: How Can We Identify Materials Based on Their Properties? (North Syracuse Only) 2 consecutive days
     4/23 - The Best New YA Books of 2018 (Grades 6-12) with Kathleen Odean
     4/24 - 5th Grade: How Can We Identify Materials Based on Their Properties? - Rotation A, B, C+D (2 consecutive days)
     4/24 - Counselor Round Table
     4/24 - Mental Health & Wellness Leadership
     4/24 - Mental Health & Wellness Leadership Extension
     4/25 - 9-12 Math Collaborative
     4/25 - On-line Book Study: Disrupting Thinking by Kylene Beers and Robert Probst - Session 3
     4/26 - First Grade Science Collaborative Rotation C
     4/26 - OHM BOCES Supporting English Language Learners in the Content Areas - Science
     4/26 - Second Grade Science Collaborative Rotation C
     4/29 - Instructional Coaches Collaborative
     4/30 - 6-12 Literacy Collaborative
     4/30 - Accelerated Science with NYSSLS Regional Discussion
     4/30 - Framing World Language Practices Through the Lens of ACTFL Standards and Benchmarks
     4/30 - Naviance 2019 Spring Users' Conference & Workshop - Superior 7
     4/30 - School Counselor Forum: Exiting Options Overview and Transcript Review
     4/30 - Science Leadership Network Meeting
May
     5/1 - FBA/BIP Quality Process: PK-12-(2-Day) Must attend both days!
     5/1 - Ignite My Future through Computational Thinking
     5/1 - Supporting Students with Behavioral and Mental Health Challenges in the Classroom
     5/2 - Culturally Responsive Practices for Multilingual Learners
     5/2 - Regional Special Class Roundtable @ CiTi BOCES
     5/6 - ILS (8th Grade) Administering Performance Test
     5/6 - ILS (8th Grade) Rating Performance Test
     5/6 - Transition Boot Camp – Chittenango Central School District
     5/7 - Literacy Leadership
     5/8 - 3rd Grade How Can We Protect Animals When Their Habitat Changes? - Rotation Mod. A (2 consecutive days)
     5/8 - FBA/BIP: Quality Process for Preschoolers
     5/8 - Family Engagement Series: Post-Secondary Transition Planning and Understanding Diploma and Credential Options for Students with Disabilities in Ithaca
     5/8 - PK-5 Math Collaborative
     5/8 - SLS Combined Communication Coordinator, Council Meeting, & Mentors Across Borders
     5/8 - Strategies to Enhance Executive Function
     5/9 - McKinney Vento Liaisons Meeting
     5/9 - PBIS Coaches Network Meeting
     5/9 - TALKS Innovation Tech HS
     5/10 - Mid-State JMT Meeting SESIS/NDS Only
     5/14 - Fulton & Oswego ONLY- 3rd Grade "What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms?"
     5/14 - Math and Literacy Strategies for Math Word Problems
     5/14 - Social Studies Leadership Network
     5/15 - 6-8 Math Collaborative
     5/15 - Before the FBA: Using Function Based Problem Solving within a Multi-Tiered System of Behavioral Support
     5/16 - The Responsive Classroom Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 1) – Spring
     5/21 - 1st Year Lead Evaluator Training Make-up
     5/21 - Math Leadership
     5/21 - NYSESLAT Scoring JL BOCES 2019
     5/21 - Social Studies Collaborative
     5/22 - Classroom Management (2 day training)
     5/22 - Evidence-Based Strategies for Treatment of Residual Speech Sound Errors
     5/22 - NYSESLAT Scoring MO BOCES 2019
     5/22 - Student Exit Summary Training @ TST BOCES
     5/23 - NYSESLAT Scoring OCM BOCES 2019
     5/23 - Student Exit Summary Training @ Cayuga Onondaga BOCES
     5/29 - Access to Books: Game Changer for Kids with Donalyn Miller
     5/29 - NYSESLAT Scoring BT BOCES 2019
     5/30 - Overview of Diploma and Exiting Options for All Students @ CiTi BOCES
June
     6/4 - Science Leadership Network Meeting
     6/4 - Snow Day Make up for DAY 4 of The Responsive Classroom® Core Course for Elementary Educators
     6/14 - Jewell Parker Rhodes: Author workshop
July
     7/9 - SUPA for Library Media Specialist
August
     8/6 - Putting Students First - Day 1 - Beyond the ABC's of Trauma: What Next, What Now?
     8/7 - Putting Students First - Day 2 - Educational Equity Through Cultural Proficiency Module 1
     8/8 - Putting Students First - Day 3 - Educational Equity Through Cultural Proficiency Module 2
     8/20 - Integrating Coding into the Classroom - Part 2
     8/20 - The Responsive Classroom Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 1) – Summer 2019 Institute












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