Several New HV RBERN Workshops Scheduled And Other Information


We're pleased to announce that the following HV RBERN workshops have been scheduled. Please click on the links below to view more information and to register:

At Sullivan BOCES:
Strategies for Engaging ELLs, 2/25/19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
ENL Teacher Collegiate Circle, 2/25/19, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Part 154 Overview and Walkthrough Tools, 2/25/19, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Teaching Reading to ELLs: What’s Different?, 3/4/19, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Facilitating Questioning and Discussion with ELLs (K-12), 3/5/19, 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Guided Reading for ELLs (K-5), 3/5/19, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Technology Toolkit for Supporting ELLs – AM "Learn" Session, 3/28/19, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Technology Toolkit for Supporting ELLs – PM "Apply" Session, 3/28/19, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Classrooms as Culturally Responsive Learning Communities, 5/24/19, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Strategies for Teaching Assistants Who Support ELLs, Dutchess County BOCES, 3/8/19, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

A Teacher’s Guide to Migrant Students, Trauma & Social Emotional Learning, Orange-Ulster BOCES, 4/11/19, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

To view all of our current workshop offerings in MLP, please click here.

From our partners at Manhattanville College:
The Changing Suburbs Institute is looking for more workshop presenters for its April 12, 2019 Hispanic Parent Leadership Conference on Special Education. This annual conference, conducted in Spanish, aims to provide information for Hispanic parents on how to best support their children. They are looking for workshops on topics similar to those listed below, from past conferences, but also welcome new ideas and suggestions:

  • Understanding Regulations, Rights, Classifications and Documentation

  • Evaluations: Differences between Medical, Psychological, Educational and Other Evaluations

  • Understanding Your Role as a Parent and CSE Member

  • How to Advocate for Your Child

  • Parenting for Positive Relationship Building

  • Social, Emotional and Physical Health Support for Children and Parents

  • Planning for Your Child’s Life after High School

If you or someone you know might be interested in presenting a workshop at this conference, please fill in and submit the workshop proposal form that can be found on the CSI Hispanic Parent Leadership page.

NYSED recently released a memo titled "Clarification on the Criteria for Earning the New York State Seal of Biliteracy (NYSSB)" which explains a change to the NYS Seal of Bilteracy requirements and the NYSESLAT. Please read it here for additional information.
Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.