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Proactive Communication Partner Strategies for Complex Communicators
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58892
Description

This course is offered for .15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level). ASHA CEUs are only awarded to those persons who are valid members of the ASHA Registry.
Participants will review why communication partners are vital for Complex Communicators who may use Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC). During this training, common barriers communication partners face when working with students, including those who use AAC, will be discussed. Strategies to use throughout the day to improve comm

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Continuing Education for License Requirements
Credits Available
2.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
2.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
2.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
0.15 ASHA CEU
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
Section 2
March 6, 2024   Mar 6, 2024

Enhancing LiterAACy instruction for Complex Communicators - Part 1
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58897
Description

This course is offered for .15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level). ASHA CEUs are only awarded to those persons who are valid members of the ASHA Registry.
Course Description

Research has shown that the majority of individuals who have complex communication needs (CCN), many who may require AAC, do not have functional literacy skills. Furthermore, most of these individuals have not had the opportunity to participate in appropriate evidence-based literacy instruction as part of their educationa

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Continuing Education for License Requirements
Credits Available
2.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
2.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
2.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
0.15 ASHA CEU
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
Section 2
April 3, 2024   Apr 3, 2024

Enhancing LiterAACy Instruction for Complex Communicators - Part 2
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58903
Description

This course is offered for .15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level). ASHA CEUs are only awarded to those persons who are valid members of the ASHA Registry.
Course Description

Participants will review the skills necessary for alphabet knowledge and phonological awareness for emergent literacy learners. Activities to address working with words for conventional literacy learners will be discussed and demonstrated. Participants will gain resources and strategies for use in writing instruction for

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Credits Available
2.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
2.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
2.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
2.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
2.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
2.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
0.15 ASHA CEU
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
Section 2
May 1, 2024   May 1, 2024

23-24 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Initial Training (6 hr)
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58906
Description

Through participation in the CPI Nonviolent Crisis Intervention program, participants will learn to identify different behavior levels that an agitated individual may experience from anxiety to a physically aggressive crisis situation. Through the CPI framework, you will learn proactive strategies for prevention, de-escalation strategies for low-level behaviors, safety intervention techniques for aggressive behavior, and steps to facilitate restorative conversations and team debrief sessions.

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Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
Credits Available
6.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
6.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
6.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
6.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
6.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
6.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (4 of 26 total)
Section 13
February 28, 2024   Feb 28, 2024
Section 14
March 11, 2024   Mar 11, 2024
Section 15
April 15, 2024   Apr 15, 2024
1 additional section meets after those listed above.

23-24 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention - Refresher Training (4 hr)
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58907
Description

Through participation in the CPI Nonviolent Crisis Intervention program, you will learn to identify different behavior levels that an agitated individual may experience from anxiety to a physically aggressive crisis situation. Through the CPI framework, you will learn proactive strategies for prevention, de-escalation strategies for low-level behaviors, safety intervention techniques for aggressive behavior, and steps to facilitate restorative conversations and team debrief sessions. <span sty

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Nonviolent Crisis Intervention
Credits Available
4.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (4 of 36 total)
Section 12
March 13, 2024   Mar 13, 2024
Section 13
March 21, 2024   Mar 21, 2024
Section 14
April 23, 2024   Apr 23, 2024
1 additional section meets after those listed above.

Thinking Collaborative: Adaptive Schools 23-24
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58922
Description

The training not only explores what makes teams effective, but how to develop skills as facilitators and informed group members in informal and formal settings, in small and large groups. It takes participants beyond the idea of professional learning communities to the actual implementation, describing specific ways to weave the collaborative fabric of a faculty, develop group member skills, and acquire the principles and understandings to engage in a continuous cycle of team and individual

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Cultivating Shared Leadership in Educators Teamwork and Collaboration
Credits Available
18.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
18.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
18.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
18.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
18.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
18.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
6.00 Administrative Academy credits
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 4 total)
Section 3
Spring 2024 Adaptive Schools Days 1-4   May 9, 2024

Year 1: Designing and Evaluating Instruction for All Learners: Creating an Inclusive School Culture 23-24
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58927
Description

TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804 offers this professional learning program for general and special educators to collaboratively learn, reflect, and plan for building inclusive practices and culture in classrooms and buildings. Participants will develop a strong foundation in philosophy, knowledge, and skills to support all learners in an inclusive general education environment.

Outcomes:
  • Participants will explore the journey to building inclusive sc
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Equity and Learning For All Instructional Strategies For All Learners Professional Learning Cohort
Credits Available
3.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
3.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
3.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
3.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
3.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
3.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
Section 1
March 13, 2024   Mar 13, 2024

Year 2: Designing and Evaluating Instruction for All Learners Making Action Plans (MAPS) Process
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58931
Description

In this session, participants will learn the multi-step process to collaboratively plan for individual students with extensive support needs. This process can be used for any learner who is being included for the first time, who is transitioning from a more restrictive setting to an inclusive setting, or when a school team wants to improve participation, membership, or performance in social and/or academic areas. The Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education (MCIE) has adapted the MAPS proce

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Equity and Learning For All Instructional Strategies For All Learners Professional Learning Cohort
Credits Available
3.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
3.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
3.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
3.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
3.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
3.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
Fee
No fee.
Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
Section 1
March 13, 2024   Mar 13, 2024

Year 2: Designing and Evaluating Instruction for All Learners: Book Study, Your Students, My Students, Our Students by Fisher, Frey, Jung and Kroener
Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

Course ID : 58932
Description

Your Students, My Students, Our Students explores the hard truths of current special education practice and outlines five essential disruptions to the status quo. Authors Lee Ann Jung, Nancy Frey, Douglas Fisher, and Julie Kroener show you how to:

  • Establish a school culture that champions equity and inclusion.
  • Rethink the long-standing structure of least restrictive environment and the resulting service delivery.
  • Leverage the strengths of all educators to provide ap
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    Credits Available
    8.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    8.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    8.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    8.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    8.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    8.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    February 20, April 9, May 7, & May 21, 2024   Feb 20, 2024

    Social Emotional Learning: Learners and Leaders Series - Year 2
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58933
    Description

    Honoring systemic change as an ongoing, iterative process, this is a multi-year professional learning program for SEL school leadership teams. Guided by the CASEL framework and other leaders in the field of SEL, participants will engage in collective learning to: 1) acquire the knowledge, skills, and disposition for successful systemic implementation of SEL, and 2) enhance the social emotional skills in themselves, within their professional learning communities and in students.

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    Credits Available
    14.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    14.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (2 of 2 total)
    Section 1
    August 17, October 26, 2023 & January 25, March 14, 2024   Aug 17, 2023
    Section 2
    2023-2024 Transition & NSAE   Oct 25, 2023
    Additional Content

    PDF: 2023-24 SEL PL Program FLIER .pdf

    Team Based Functional Behavior Assessment & Behavior Intervention Planning (FBA/BIP)
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58941
    Description

    This multi-session training provides participants with a systematic approach to understand behavior and develop comprehensive and function-based interventions through a collaborative data-driven approach. Teams will be able to develop a comprehensive Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) which includes clearly defined behavior and function-based hypotheses. Teams will also be able to develop a comprehensive Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP) with components and strategies linked to the Functiona

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    Credits Available
    12.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    12.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    12.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    12.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    12.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    12.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    Spring 2024 FBA/BIP Cycle   Feb 8, 2024

    Paula Kluth: Collaborative Teaching (Co-Teaching/ Co-Planning)
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58943
    Description

    If you are co-teaching, you need co-teaching professional development. Come and learn about co-teaching structures, team meeting tools/process, and ways to “shake up” instruction as a team in this training. This session is intended to prompt discussion and encourage partners to talk and think about teaching beliefs, teaching roles, and collaborative behaviors. Dr. Kluth will discuss a variety of co-teaching structures (e.g., duet teaching, station teaching, parallel teaching, one teach/o

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    Credits Available
    6.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    6.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    April 12, 2024   Apr 12, 2024

    Adaptive Schools Learning Lab
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58945
    Description

    The Adaptive Schools Learning Lab is an optional learning opportunity for all participants who have completed the Adaptive Schools Foundational training. Participants will engage in collaborative dialogue around various topics and skills from the initial training series. Participants will also have built in time to refine their facilitation skills and connect with Adaptive School trainers to work through specific questions they may have.

    Outcomes:
    • Refine facil
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    Credits Available
    4.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    4.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 2
    April 8, 2023   Apr 8, 2024

    Learning Lab for Cognitive Coaching(SM)
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58947
    Description

    The Learning Lab for Cognitive Coaching is an optional opportunity for current and past participants of the Cognitive Coaching training. Participants will engage in collaborative dialogue around various topics and skills from the initial training series. Participants will also have built in time to practice and refine their coaching skills while connecting with other coaches in the area.

    Outcomes:

    • Build confidence and craftsmanship of Cognitive Coaching skill
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    Credits Available
    4.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    4.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 2
    April 4, 2024   Apr 4, 2024

    Approaching Trauma with Social Emotional Learning for All
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58948
    Description

    This professional learning opportunity fulfills a portion of the state-mandated requirement for all educators regarding adults supervising a student in isolated time out, time out, or physical restraint. The state mandate requires these educators to be trained in:crisis de-escalation, restorative practices, identifying signs of distress during physical restraint and time out, trauma-informed practices, and behavior management practices. This session in combination with NCI (Nonviolent Crisis

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    Social Emotional Learning
    Credits Available
    4.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    4.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    4.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 2
    March 6, 2024   Mar 6, 2024

    Thinking Collaborative: Presenting Skills Learning Lab
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58950
    Description

    This learning lab is an opportunity to continue to build and enhance the skills, structures, and identity that support skilled presenting. Participants will continue to develop the confidence and competence a presenter needs.

    Outcomes:

    • Social and emotional—empowerment and comfort with presenting
    • Declarative—knowledge and understanding of strategies that help participants construct meaning
    • Procedural—skills and processes in designing e
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    Cultivating Shared Leadership in Educators
    Credits Available
    2.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    2.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    2.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    2.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    2.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    2.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    *Virtual* February 26, 2023   Feb 26, 2024

    Coaching Cohort Program and Cohort Meetings 23-24
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58952
    Description

    Our mission as coaches is to collaborate with educators to enhance student outcomes through a partnership approach. In order to accomplish this mission, the Coaching Cohort provides a developmental approach to supporting both novice and experienced coaches interested in building and refining their craft and coaching identity. This multi-year program consists of two types of learning experiences: coaching skill-focused workshops and coaching cohort meetings. The workshops focus on communicati

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    Credits Available
    6.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    6.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (2 of 2 total)
    Section 1
    Year 1 Cohort 2023-2024   Dec 4, 2023
    Section 2
    Year 2 Cohort 2023-2024   Dec 4, 2023

    Foundations: A Proactive & Positive Behavior Support System Cohort
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58953
    Description

    The Foundations program is the process of designing a proactive and positive schoolwide discipline plan. The Foundations process addresses how to establish structures for positive school climate and culture, school safety, student motivation, and academic engagement. It is a partnership with the Safe and Civil Schools (SCS) organization, TrueNorth, and participating member districts.

    Districts will engage in a 3 year professional learning program that targets school improvement. Dur

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    Credits Available
    48.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    48.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    48.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    48.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    48.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    48.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    2023-2024 Foundations   Aug 9, 2023

    Explore the Book: Teachers as Facilitators
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58956
    Description

    Participants in this professional development book exploration will preview/read and discuss: It’s Your Turn: Teachers as Facilitators, A Handbook

    Grounded in research and interviews with over 400 educators, It’s Your Turn: Teachers as Facilitators, A Handbook (Garmston & McKanders, 2022) addresses the unique challenges faced by teachers who facilitate meetings, being a colleague and periodically leading colleagues in meetings. The authors responded to the challenges identified by

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    Credits Available
    1.50 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    1.50 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 1
    3/5/24   Mar 5, 2024

    RULER Approach Collaboration Group(Virtual)
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58963
    Description

    Join us for an opportunity to connect with school districts in the North Shore area that are implementing the RULER Approach for Social Emotional Learning. Through dialogue and collaborative activities, participants will have an opportunity to reflect on successes, hear from and share with other districts and discover next steps in their process of RULER implementation.

    Outcomes:

    • Establishing and extending connections to local RULER users.
    • Increasi
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    Social Emotional Learning
    Credits Available
    3.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    3.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    3.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    3.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    3.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    3.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 2
    March 20, 2024   Mar 20, 2024

    Teacher PLC 2023-2024
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58986
    Description

    The content focus will shift monthly and will include a variety of topics, including assessment, curriculum, standards of practice, behavior support, IEP goal writing, and TA Management. In addition to these topics, focus areas will be determined from survey results of the group.

    Outcomes:
    • Teachers will reflect on their current practices and learn to apply best practices across the school day for students with complex support needs.
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    Credits Available
    14.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    14.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    14.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    2023-2024 Teacher PLC   Oct 6, 2023

    BCBA/IS PLC
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58987
    Description

    Professional Learning Community designed for collaboration on materials and knowledge to enhance student performance/learning and well being.

    Outcomes:
    • To improve the practices and functioning on TrueNorth programs
    Who Should Attend: IS BCBA staff

    Satisfactory completion requirements:
    • Attendance is based on your signature in and out of the session. Failure to provide a signature in and out will result in
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    Credits Available
    18.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    18.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    BCBA/IS PLC 2023-2024   Sep 18, 2023

    Early Childhood Professional Learning Community
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58991
    Description

    TrueNorth Early Childhood staff will facilitate monthly meetings which will provide opportunities for collaboration, problem solving, reflection and planning. Topics will be determined by a needs assessment which will be sent out to potential participants at the beginning of the school year. Possible areas of focus include:

  • Classroom procedures and the environment
  • Universal design for Learning (UDL)
  • Student engagement
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  • Classroom procedures and the environment
  • Universal design for Learning (UDL)
  • Student engagement
  • Assessment and data collection
  • Instructional planning and strategies
  • IEP Development
  • Social Emotional Learning (SEL)
  • Outcomes:

    • Increased student outcomes through reflection and planning around best practices in early childhood
    • Increased educators self-efficacy through access to an innovative, collaborative, and structured community of learning
    Who Should Attend: The material is geared toward staff (teachers, speech therapists, psychologist) working in early childhood classrooms.

    Satisfactory completion requirements:
    • Attendance is based on your signature in and out of the session. Failure to provide a signature in and out will result in no credit.
    • Participants are expected to attend the entire session to earn credit.
    • Participants must complete an electronic course evaluation within two weeks of the final session date to be sent a certificate.
    • Accommodations, questions and complaints can be directed to: professionallearning@truenorth804.org
    Cost Information: Participation fees are waived for TrueNorth employees, TrueNorth member district employees, and parents of students in our TrueNorth member districts. For individual participants who do not meet the above criteria, this course participation fee is $300.00. Participation or material fees will be billed directly to the school district that employs the participant after the session is complete or the first session in a series is complete. Individuals are asked to not bring payment to the session.

    Cancellation and Refund Information: There is no cancellation fee, though we ask for advance notice to open the spot for another person. TrueNorth reserves the right to cancel any session due to low enrollment. TrueNorth does not charge prior to the start of the offered session. If an individual attends the first day of a learning series but is unable to attend the remaining sessions, the school district that employs the participant is able to designate an alternate person. It is up to the individual no longer attending the program to give their replacement the information learned in the first session.

    About the Presenters:

    Amber Schmiesing, TrueNorth Early Childhood Level Lead; Nicole Henricks, TrueNorth Early Childhood Teacher

    Financial Disclosure: Amber Schmiesing and Nicole Henricks are employees of TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804 and receive a salary.


    Non-Financial Disclosure: Amber Schmiesing and Nicole Henricks have no relevant non-financial relationships.

    TrueNorth intends to take photographs and video of this event for use in TrueNorth news and promotional material, in print, electronic and other media, including the TrueNorth website. By participating in this event, I grant TrueNorth the right to use any image, photograph, voice or likeness, without limitation, in its promotional materials and publicity efforts without compensation. All media become the property of TrueNorth. Media may be displayed, distributed or used by TrueNorth for any purpose.

    *Member Districts include:
      Northbrook 27, Northbrook 28, Sunset Ridge 29, Glenview/Northbrook 30, West Northfield 31, Glenview 34, Glencoe 35, Winnetka 36, Kenilworth 38, Lake Bluff 65, Lake Forest 67, Bannockburn 106, Deerfield 109, North Shore 112, Township HS 113, Lake Forest 115, New Trier 203, Glenbrook 225.

    Have a question? Check out the Professional Learning FAQs or contact professionallearning@truenorth804.org.
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    Credits Available
    16.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    16.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    16.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    16.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    16.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    16.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    Early Childhood PLC 2023-2024   Oct 11, 2023

    Wilson Reading System: Collaborative Learning Community
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58994
    Description

    This collaborative learning group will use the Wilson Academy 3-day in person training as the foundation for facilitated collaboration around implementation strategies and problem solving.

    Outcomes:

    • Session 1: Individual Student planning (IEP goals, Accommodations and modifications, assessments)
    • Session 2: Group collaboration (Encouraged that participants come with a Special Education and General education partner with the focus of collaboration on
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    Credits Available
    6.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    6.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    6.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 3 total)
    Section 3
    April 10, 2024   Apr 10, 2024

    RULER: Training Series for Early Childhood
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58995
    Description

    Participants will learn about RULER, the evidence-based approach to social and emotional learning (SEL) developed at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. RULER supports school communities in understanding the value of emotions and help create and maintain positive school climates. Participants will read Permission to Feel by Marc Brackett and engage in a book study to reflect on their own emotions and explore the research behind RULER. Participants will also engage in modules 1-4 of th

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    Social Emotional Learning
    Credits Available
    9.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    9.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    9.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    9.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    9.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    9.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    2023-2024 RULER: Training Series for Early Childhood   Sep 14, 2023

    Stuck Improving: Racial Equity and School Leadership
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58996
    Description

    This 3-part professional learning session will guide participants through race-conscious inquiry cycles to advance racial equity school improvement. Specifically, participants will collaborate to develop and implement policies and practices that cultivate and strengthen the following racial equity resources: Black and Brown People’s Influential Presence and Courageously Confrontational School Culture.

    Each session will build on content from previous sessions. The first half of each s

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    Equity and Learning For All
    Credits Available
    18.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    18.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    18.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
    Section 1
    January 29, February 29 & March 18, 2024   Jan 29, 2024

    ADOS-2: Practice Network
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 58998
    Description

    This practice network will provide an opportunity for participants to collaborate with others in order to provide additional practice in administration of the ADOS-2 modules. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to discuss questions about the assessment in order to deepen their understanding and interpretation of results when assessing students for autism eligibility.

    Outcomes:

    • Increased fluency and confidence in ADOS-2 administration
    • <l

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    Assessment
    Credits Available
    1.50 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
    1.50 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
    1.50 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
    Fee
    No fee.
    Upcoming Sections (1 of 2 total)
    Section 2
    April 19, 2024   Apr 19, 2024

    Understanding the ABC's of Behavior
    Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

    Course ID : 59002
    Description

    Proactive and in the moment instructional strategies and behavioral supports

    Outcomes:
    • Build understanding of Antecedent, Behavior, Consequence language
    • Learn strategies to support students in the areas of behavior and engagement
    • Roleplay language
    • Create ready to use tools for toolbox
    Who Should Attend: This course is designed for Paraprofessionals

    Satisfactory completion requirements:
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      Instructional Strategies For All Learners
      Credits Available
      4.50 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      4.50 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      4.50 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
      4.50 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
      4.50 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
      4.50 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
      Fee
      No fee.
      Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
      Section 1
      2/23/24 D38 (Sears)   Feb 23, 2024

      TrueNorth Institute Day 2024:Understanding Trauma & Its Impact
      Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

      Course ID : 59005
      Description

      This session will focus on the premise that in a trauma-sensitive school, all aspects of the educational environment from workforce training to engagement with students and families are grounded in an understanding of trauma and its impact and designed to promote resilience for all. Based on our recent TrueNorth Culture and Climate survey, we have heard from staff that they crave the tools to meet the unique needs of all students every day.

      Outcomes:

        Our sess

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      Credits Available
      6.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      6.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      6.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
      6.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
      6.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
      6.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
      Fee
      No fee.
      Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
      Section 1
      March 4, 2024   Mar 4, 2024

      Gestalt Language Processing: Evaluation, Treatment, and Considerations for AAC
      Offered By : TrueNorth Educational Cooperative 804

      Course ID : 59006
      Description

      This course is offered for .2 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level). ASHA CEUs are only awarded to those persons who are valid members of the ASHA Registry.

      Participants will establish an understanding of analytic versus gestalt language acquisition, the evaluation/assessment process, and how to provide language intervention for gestalt language processors. Participants will also explore how to collect and analyze a language sample, write goals, and explore strategies for effective school-b

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      Continuing Education for License Requirements
      Credits Available
      2.00 Occupational Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      2.00 Physical Therapy IDFPR CEUs
      2.00 SLP/ Audiology IDFPR CEUs
      2.00 Registered Social Worker IDFPR CEUs
      2.00 ISBE (PEL) ELIS Hours
      2.00 TrueNorth Attendance; No Professional Credits
      0.20 ASHA CEU
      Fee
      No fee.
      Upcoming Sections (1 of 1 total)
      Section 1
      March 20, 2024   Mar 20, 2024
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