Professional Development

Professional Development - Parent Information

2020-2021 Parent Information Sessions (meetings will be held on the third Wednesday of each month and begin at 6:00 pm unless noted otherwise):

Next Meeting: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 (Virtual) - Informal Q&A with the SHRSD Director of Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction (focus will be on the 2020-2021 district goals)

Future Meeting Dates (ALL meetings are scheduled to be Virtual/Topics will be listed as they are confirmed): Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - STEM (design thinking and coding)
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - Family Math
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - Benchmark Assessments
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - TBD
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 (first Wednesday of month) - TBD

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