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Ongoing PD

AMISA provides a variety of professional development opportunities throughout the year both in-person and virtually.

Workshops

Workshops & Webinars

Workshops and Webinars are interactive learning experiences that are offered at short intervals (ie. 60 minute, 90 minute, etc.) individually, or as part of a series, that are focused on a specific topic or theme. Workshops and Webinars may be offered in both synchronous and asynchronous learning environments

  • Principles and Characteristics of Effective Phonics Instruction in K-3 Classrooms: What Administrators Need to Know
    Principles and Characteristics of Effective Phonics Instruction in K-3 Classrooms: What Administrators Need to Know
    Apr 22, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    Recently, phonics instruction has received greater attention, thanks to increased awareness of the Science of Reading. But simply adding phonics instruction to the literacy block isn’t enough. Research has revealed specific principles of effective phonics instruction that should be followed to ensur
  • Cultivating Culture: Making Our ELA Classroom Culturally Responsive and Engaging
    Cultivating Culture: Making Our ELA Classroom Culturally Responsive and Engaging
    Apr 30, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    You’re invited to an insightful session on cultivating culture in our secondary classrooms. Speaker Linda An, a Savvas literacy specialist and international educator, will uncover the research behind culturally responsive instruction and share inclusive practices and opportunities for multilingual l
  • Onboarding Discussion for AMISA Member Schools
    Onboarding Discussion for AMISA Member Schools
    Fri, May 10
    May 10, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Zoom
    May 10, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Zoom
    Join us for a 90-minute Onboarding discussion on Friday, May 10, 2024, at 10 a.m. EDT. Hear from a panel of AMISA Heads of School and Human Resource administrators, receive sample documents, and learn about the 7 “Habits” of Successful Onboarding. ***Must use your school email address to register.
Networking

AMISA Power Hour

Sign up for a 60-minute high-impact networking and sharing forum exclusively for educators from AMISA Member Schools. These facilitated sessions are perfect opportunities to expand your network and pick up some new resources from colleagues in the region.

Continuous Learning Initiatives

Continuous Learning Initiatives are designed to engage participants in continuous, cohort-style learning throughout the course of an academic year. These opportunities provide leveled-up learning on a focused topic or theme within a specific Professional Learning Strand. Learning includes both synchronous and asynchronous formats and is facilitated by a consultant, or team of consultants. Opportunities typically begin in September and conclude in May or early June.

Initiaives
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