AA3670 – Leading with Collective Efficacy: How to Empower Your Schools to Thrive

North Cook Intermediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave.

Participants will learn how to apply the work of John Hattie's high impact strategies to improve school climate, foster relationships among all staff, increase the focus on learning and how to create a culture of sharing the learning load among staff. This session provides opportunities to implement collective efficacy at your school, which leads to higher […]

$200.00

AA3782 – Problem Solving & Collective Bargaining Using an Interest-Based Approach

VIRTUAL

The purpose of this academy will be to provide Administrators, Board Members and Association Members with an in-depth overview of the concepts included in the Interest-Based Bargaining method that can be used as problem-solving techniques as well. Specifically, the workshop will provide participants information on the three main components of Interest-Based Bargaining:  Training, “Communication Lab” […]

$225.00

AA3000: Principal/Teacher Evaluator Retraining Academy: Student Growth

North Cook Immediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Des Plaines, IL

Participants will learn how to: Use assessments and measurement models identified by the Joint Committee in determining student growth attributable to individual principals and teachers and understand how different types of assessments are used for measuring growth. Use data from the evaluation rubric, other evidence collected, and best practices relative to evaluating student growth to […]

$200.00

AA1451: Domains 1 & 4 Professional Practice Re-Certification

North Cook Immediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Des Plaines, IL

Administrators who evaluate teachers must demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability and communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways. Administrators who evaluate teachers must also recognize and control for bias when conducting an evaluation and determining results. School districts in Illinois must provide professional development to administrators to strengthen these skills on a […]

$200.00

AA3704: Creating a Trauma Informed School Culture

VIRTUAL

Within this training, strategies to develop a trauma informed approach at the organizational level will be explored. This training will focus on systems-level changes that school leaders can implement in order to enhance their programming for students with or without a trauma history. Participants will discuss the impact of trauma on learning, how to roll-out […]

$225.00

Recognizing and Assisting Homeless Students: What Administrators Need to Know (AA-1050)

North Cook Intermediate Center

There are 45,000 - 65,000 homeless children and youth identified in Chicago and the suburbs. Participants of this Administrator Academy will explore the challenges of homeless students to get an education -even enrolling in school- despite strong federal and state laws and policies guaranteeing their enrollment access to school. This Academy will offer a comprehensive […]

$225.00

AA1448: Domains 2 & 3 Professional Practice Re-Certification

North Cook Immediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Des Plaines, IL

Administrators who evaluate teachers must demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability and communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways. Administrators who evaluate teachers must also recognize and control for bias when conducting an evaluation and determining results. School districts in Illinois must provide professional development to administrators to strengthen these skills on a […]

$200.00

AA2001: Initial Teacher Evaluator Qualification

North Cook Immediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Des Plaines, IL

Participants will learn how to demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability using the required performance evaluation ratings; observe instruction competently in multiple subject areas; communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways; and use data from the evaluation rubric, other evidence collected, and best practices relative to evaluating professional practice and student growth. This […]

$450.00

AA1451: Domains 1 & 4 Professional Practice Re-Certification

North Cook Immediate Service Center 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Des Plaines, IL

Administrators who evaluate teachers must demonstrate a high rate of inter-rater reliability and communicate evaluation outcomes in constructive and supportive ways. Administrators who evaluate teachers must also recognize and control for bias when conducting an evaluation and determining results. School districts in Illinois must provide professional development to administrators to strengthen these skills on a […]

$200.00

AA3704: Creating a Trauma Informed School Culture

VIRTUAL

Within this training, strategies to develop a trauma informed approach at the organizational level will be explored. This training will focus on systems-level changes that school leaders can implement in order to enhance their programming for students with or without a trauma history. Participants will discuss the impact of trauma on learning, how to roll-out […]

$225.00