- CACFP Meal Service Academy (Online)
One day intensive workshop where participants will gather knowledge and practice on the CACFP meal pattern. This will encompass menu planning, purchasing, documentation, meal preparation and family style meal service. Participants will be able to plan a menu with an emphasis on multicultural recipes and whole grains and leave with the knowledge and tools to train and implement practices at sites.
- 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
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.
- 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.