Professional Development

Professional Development Topic(s) for Parents


2019-2020 Parent Information Sessions (meetings will be held on Wednesdays and begin at 6:30 pm unless noted otherwise):

Next Meeting: Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 6:00 pm at LPS - Suicide Prevention Presentation/Panel

Future Meeting Dates (Locations and topics will be announced): Wednesday, April 22, 2020 Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Wednesday, June 3, 2020

6-8 Math Program & K-6 Guided Reading:

Topic: Open Up Resources (6-8 Math Program) & Guided Reading (K-6 Reading Instructional Practice) - Google Slide Presentation (2/19/2020)
Link to Open Up Resources instructional materials can be found here:
OUR Instructional Materials

Supporting Children at Home:

Topic: How to Support Your Children at Home - Google Slide Presentation (1/22/2020)
Links to videos in presentation can be found here:
How Children and Adults Can Build Core Capabilities for Life 8 Ways How to Improve Parent Child Relationships

Conscious Discipline & Mindfulness:

Conscious Discipline/Mindfulness Parent Information Session (10/23/19)

Orton Gillingham (OG):

Overview of OG - Parent Presentation (3/27/19)

Social Emotional Learning (SEL):

New Jersey SEL Competencies and Sub-Competencies (NJDOE website link) - One-page Handout (Pdf)

Core SEL Competencies (CASEL website link)

Professional Development for
Faculty and Staff can be accessed through the SHRSD Team Drive