Professional Learning Resource Links

School Climate for Adults: It Matters – July 11, 2018

Powerpoint

Addressing Racial Disparities in Special Education and Discipline – May 18, 2018

COR Modules 1-5

PowerPoint – Confronting Racial Disproportionality Through Prevention – Anne Gregory, Ph.D.

English Language Learners Summit: Best Practices and Emerging Legal Issues – May 2, 2018

PowerPoint Presentations (In pdf format):

ELL Summit: Legal and Policy Panel Discussion

English Language Learners with Educational Disabilities – Lisa Capone-Steiger

Instructional Best Practices Grades PK-6

Parent/Community Involvement

Reducing Chronic Absenteeism – March 26, 2018

ACNJ powerpoint

NJDOE powerpoint

Paterson Public Schools powerpoint

Trenton Public Schools powerpoint

Your school’s most recent School Performance Report on the NJDOE website

ACNJ’s report on chronic absenteeism

self-assessment

NJDOE Guidance for Reporting Student Absences

English Language Learners Summit: Best Practices and Emerging Legal Issues – March 22, 2018

Dear Colleague Letter: English Learner Students and Limited English Proficient Parents

Ensuring English Learner Students Can Participate Meaningfully and Equally in Educational Programs

English Language Learners and School Enrollment – Guidance and Frequently Asked Questions

Showing Up Matters: The State of Chronic Absenteeism in New Jersey

Tools and Resources for Addressing English Learners With Disabilities

New Jersey’s Tiered System of Support – Day 3 – March 14, 2018

Powerpoint

RAMP UP Your School Counseling Program – March 9, 2018

All Materials

Designing Quality Elementary School Schedules: A Focus on Providing Structured Time for Intervention and Enrichment – March 1, 2018

Template

Powerpoint

NJ Tiered System of Supports – February 26, 2018

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NJ Tiered System of Supports – January 16, 2018

PowerPoint

Effective Instructional Practice in Math- Grades 3-5 – November 14, 2017 – Presenter Judith Brendel

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Effective Instructional Practice in Mathematics-Grades 6-12 – November 3, 2017 – Presenter Judith Brendel

PowerPoint

 

Trends and Issues in High School Scheduling – October 5, 2017

Using PARCC Data to Improve Teaching and Learning in ELA – August 10, 2017

Powerpoint

But WHY is This Student Struggling? Connecting the Dots Between Cognitive Abilities and Academic Achievement: Patterns of Strengths and Weaknesses – July 31, 2017

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Building Community and Reforming School Discipline through Restorative Practices in Schools – July 10, 2017

Powerpoint

Safer and Saner Schools

The Role of Social & Emotional Learning

NJDOE PowerPoint

Brunn Discipline Handouts

Brunn Keynote

Differentiate Instruction: Middle/High School Mathematics – May 1, 2017

PowerPoint

Designing Quality Elementary School Schedules

PowerPoint

Immigrant Students and School Enrollment – DOE Webinar

ELL Webinar March 29, 2017 NJDOE and FEA PowerPoint

De-escalating Class Conflict – March 3, 2017

Powerpoint

Addressing the Root Causes of Disparities in School Discipline

Home School Partnerships Toolkit

IS3 Toolkit 2 – Addressing Discipline

Oakland Unified School District Restorative Justice Implementation Guide

Syracuse Code of Conduct

 

Create PARCC-Like Assessments (Algebra I and II and Geometry) – February 14, 2017

Links to Math Assessment Resources

Algebra Form

Algebra Sample Questions

Geometry Form

Grade 11 Sample Text

Grade 8 Math Graph

Grade 9 Create Assessment (update)

 

Create PARCC-Like Assessments – Mathematics (Grades 6-8) –
January 30, 2017

Powerpoint

K-12 Mathematics Crosswalk

Blank PARCC Test 14pt Fractions

Blank PARCC Test Template

Sample PARCC Test 14pt Fractions

Grade 4 Evidence Statement Analysis

Practice Test Answer and Alignment Document – Mathematics: Grade 6 Paper and Pencil Test

Practice Test Answer and Alignment Document – Mathematics: Grade 7 Paper and Pencil Test

Practice Test Answer and Alignment Document – Mathematics: Grade 8 Paper and Pencil Test

MP PARCC Sample Items Grades 6, 7, 8

NY Grade 6 Common Core Math Test – Released Questions – Spring 2015

NY Grade 7 Common Core Math Test – Released Questions – July 2015

NY Grade 8 Common Core Math Test – Released Questions – July 2015

 

Transformational Leadership: using Assessment Data to Guide Curriculum, Instruction, and Professional Learning Decisions – January 26, 2017

Powerpoint

 

Maximizing Essential Math Skills and Concepts for Students with Disabilities and Struggling Learners – January 18, 2017

Powerpoint

Supplemental Handouts

 

Reducing Racial Disparities in Discipline Through Transformative Action for Equity – January 9, 2017

Powerpoint

Restorative Practices: Fostering Healthy Relationships & Promoting Positive Discipline in Schools

Restorative Practices Whole-School Implementation Guide

Creating Safe Passage

Fix School Discipline

 

Create PARCC-Like Assessments (3-5) – December 13, 2016

Powerpoint

Blank PARCC Test Form

Sample PARCC Test Form

Performance-Based Task C

 

The New Jersey Tiered System of Supports: Establishing the NJTSS Foundation (Day 2) – December 6, 2016

Using Data for Decision Making in the NJTSS Model

Building a Positive School Climate

Family Engagement

 

School Leadership Program Project Directors’ Meeting – November 9 & 10, 2016

Videos

Welcome by Venitia Richardson, Director, Teacher Quality Programs, US Department of Education

Keynote Presentation – Follow the Leaders: Studying Impact of Innovative Principal Preparation Matt Clifford, Principal Research Scientist, American Institutes for Research

Keynote Presentation – Principals as CEOs — Vision Versus Management – Stephanie J. Hull, Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

Legislative Update – Goodbye NCLB, Hello ESSA: What the New Federal Law Means for School Leadership – Zachary Scott, Manager of Advocacy, NASSP

Wednesday Keynote Presentation – Matt Clifford, Principal Research Scientist, American Institutes for Research

Powerpoint

Policy Brief

Wednesday, Session II – Delta School Leadership Pipeline

Powerpoint

Wednesday, Session III – Measuring Success: How the Professional Mentorship Program (PMP) of Project LEADER at Universidad Del Este in Puerto Rico Is Making Inroads

Powerpoint

PMP tools

Wednesday, Session IV – Evaluation Design to Inform the Quality and Growth of Leaders as Learners

Powerpoint

Wednesday, Session V – FEA’s Non-Traditional Principal Preparation and Mentoring/Induction Programs

Powerpoint

Wednesday, Session VI – Getting the Right People on the Bus

Powerpoint

Wednesday, Session VII – Building Leadership Capacity in Rural West Virginia

Powerpoint

Thursday, Opening Remarks – Margarita Meléndez, Education Program Specialist, US Department of Education

Powerpoint

Principals as CEOs—Vision Versus Management

California State University Dominguez Hills’ School Leadership Grant

SLP Comparison Chart

Thursday Legislative Update – Zachary Scott, Manager of Advocacy, NASSP

Powerpoint

Submit Your Proposal for the 2017 National Principals Conference

Thursday, Session I – Is the Full-Time/Full-Semester Internship a Promising and Replicable Strategy for All Principal Programs to Consider?

Powerpoint

Video: A Bold Move to Better Prepare Principals: The Illinois Story

Thursday, Session 2 – Leading to Learn

Powerpoint

Thursday, Session 3 – Growing the University/Public School Partnership

Powerpoint

Thursday, Session 4 – The New Teacher Project (NJ)

Powerpoint

 

Transform Your School Through Mindfulness – November 2, 2016

Powerpoint

 

Special Services Director’s Toolkit – November 1, 2016

Powerpoint

I Have PARCC Math Data What Can I Do Now? (Algebra I and II and Geometry) – October 25, 2016

Powerpoint

Match Your Partner’s Answer – Handouts

Group Brainstorming

 

Imagine! – FEA/NJPSA/NJASCD Fall Conference – October 20-21, 2016

Thursday, Session I

Math in Action: Engagement, Differentiation, and Success for All (6-12) – Judith T. Brendel

Racial Disparities in School Discipline and K-8 Teacher Professional Development – Anne Gregory, Ph.D.

Shift Happens: Students, Not Teachers Ask the Questions that Drive Engaged Learning – Monmouth 3 – Barbara Mammen

Thursday, Session II

How to Turn Around Troubled Schools and Accelerate the College Completion Rate for all Students via Whole Child Approaches and Social-Emotional and Character Development – Maurice J. Elias, Ph.D.

Powerpoint

Building Teacher Capacity Using Feedback to Strengthen Practice – Our Role as Curricularist  – Farrah Mahan, Violeta Katsikis, Scott Goldthorp, & Michelle Smith

Thursday, Session III

The New Jersey Tiered System of Supports – Peggy McDonald

Powerpoint

Engineering: A New Partnership Model for Dual Credit and STEM Education – Shari Castelli & Patrick Enright

Powerpoint

NGSS Shifts and “Look-Fors” for Science Observations for the Non-Science Administrator – Kim Feltre

Friday, Session I

Six Essentials for Planning Lessons to Address New Jersey’s Student Learning Standards – Jay Dugan Ed.D.

Powerpoint

What is Social-Emotional Learning and What Does It Look Like in My School? – Lee McDonald

Powerpoint

Friday, Session II

Elementary Principals: Are You Ready for the Next Generation Science Standards? – Kristen Higgins & Sara Pauch

Powerpoint

Addressing the Needs of ELLs – May Fermin-Cannon & Sandra Nunes

Powerpoint

Closing the Achievement Gap While Accessing the NJ Standards with ELLs – Michelle Land & Noreen Drucker

Powerpoint

Friday, Session III

Imagine a Plan for Gifted and Talented Education that Works! – Patti Coughlan & Mary Mavroudas

Powerpoint

Resources

 

The New Jersey Tiered System of Supports: Introduction and Overview of the Nine Essential Components (Day 1) – October 18, 2016

Powerpoint

NJTSS Website

UDL Website

NJTSS Presentation

RTI Presentation

 

Using PARCC Data To Improve Teaching and Learning in ELA – September 29, 2016

Powerpoint

I Have PARCC Math Data. What Can I Do Now? (6-8) – September 23, 2016

Powerpoint

I Have PARCC Math Data: What Can I Do Now? (3-5) – September 22, 2016

Powerpoint

Transform Your School Through Mindfulness – August 15 & 22, 2016

Math: Analyzing PARCC Data – Elementary Grades –  Glassboro, June 21, 2016

Bridgeton – Grade 7-8 Math Teachers – May 20, 2016

Bridgeton – Grade 6 Math, Chapter 12 Data and Statistics – April 29, 2016

Power Point
Vocabulary
Exit Ticket. Mid-Module Test End-Module Test engageNY
Form Blank for PARCC-Like Assessment
Standards. Go Math. Chapters 1-12 Grade 6 P.S.
PARCC Released Items Data and Stats Gr. 6

 

Common Core and PARCC I (NJ EXCEL) – April 30, May 7, October 22 & 29, 2016

PARCC 2015 Roster – Math
Grade 3 Assessment 2015

Grades 7 & 8 Math Work Session – Bridgeton, March 24 , 2016