- Instructional Coaching Conference: Building Your Coaching Playbook (Virtual Conference)
Every educator needs a coach, but not everyone needs to be coached the same. Expand your instructional coaching repertoire and learn how to best help teachers build their instructional capacity. In this virtual conference, session topics include differentiating the roles of a coach, improving your coaching cycle, acquiring new coaching methods, virtual-remote coaching, refreshing PLCs, planning for student success, building relationships with teachers and administrators, and many more. Join us for this exciting virtual professional learning experience at Region 4!
- 21st Annual Region 4 Dyslexia Conference (VIRTUAL)
This annual conference features various sessions in relation to dyslexia, including research, response to intervention, assessment, accommodations, legal issues, and much more. The goal of the conference is to bring current and practical information to a diverse audience of teachers, specialists, interventionists, speech language pathologists, diagnosticians, administrators, coordinators, and others.
This year's conference will be held virtually. Information on accessing the conference sessions will be emailed prior to the date of the conference.
- DLC: Connect • Empower • Transform (Online)
Transform education in innovative ways! Connect the classroom and the global world. Empower students to discover their own personal path to learning. Transform education using innovative instructional practices. The Digital Learning Conference features sessions by invited speakers, district educators, and Region 4 specialists to help you Connect•Empower•Transform. For more information please call 713.744.6819, or email Allegra.email@example.com.
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- Houston Metropolitan Educational Diagnostician Association Conference (ONLINE)
Houston Metropolitan Educational Diagnosticians Association (HOUMET), a local chapter of the Texas Educational Diagnosticians Association (TEDA), promotes professionalism, excellence, and continuing growth for diagnosticians to provide individuals with disabilities quality educational services in the Houston-Metropolitan area. The purpose of this conference is to provide the latest information on evaluation for eligibility and facilitate networking opportunities for school personnel involved in the evaluation of children with disabilities. Attend this annual conference to learn more about current special education evaluation issues.
- Region 4 ESC Reading and Language Arts Virtual Conference
Come join us for an exciting and informative day of learning as we explore a diverse array of instructional approaches, strategies, and scaffolds that support students in face-to-face, digital, and virtual environments. In addition to enjoying presentations from recognized keynote speakers, participants will choose from a variety of virtual sessions encompassing multiple topics related to literacy and language arts across all grade levels.
- Region 4 Science Conference (Virtual)
Join other science educators for a one-day science conference to explore K-12 instructional strategies, assessment, and technology applications in science. Participate in research-based student learning strategies that integrate inquiry investigation with hands-on activities, collaborative and cooperative methods, and the 5E instructional model.
- Signing Exact English (SEE) Skillshop
This week-long workshop for adult learners is designed to meet the needs of beginning as well as advanced users of Signing Exact English. Participants will improve their expressive and receptive signing skills, sign vocabulary, visual features of sign language, and song and storytelling techniques. All skill levels will be addressed through intensive work in level-matched small groups. Recent research findings on the effectiveness of Signing Exact English will also be presented. Session materials and costs are partially funded through state or federal grants.
- Summer Institute- Section 504/ADA
Attend this one day session to hear from leading national experts about how Section 504/ADA have been interpreted by the courts through recent case law. Learn about similarities and differences among these federal laws and effective ways to identify and serve students under Section 504/ADA. Session and materials costs are partially funded through state or federal grants.