Flashback: Best Practices Using Utah Compose

BEST PRACTICES USING UTAH COMPOSE

Are you searching for a way to build writing fluency and help your students learn to incorporate textual evidence in their writing without spending hours grading? Come bring your questions about writing with an online program.

Presented by Kim Rathke, Formative Assessment Specialist – USBE

All participants will receive relicensure points and a copy of the presenter’s reference book: Close Writing: Developing Purposeful Writers in Grades 2-6

January 10, 2017; 4:30 – 6:00 in the Kendell PDC

Questions?

Daron Kennett: dkennett@dsdmail.net 801-402-5148

Elizabeth Alldridge: ealldridge@dsdmail.net 801-402-5304

Start Date: January 10, 2018
End Date: January 10, 2018
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: PDC in Kendell Building, 70 East 100 North, Farmington, 84025 Register Now
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Let’s Get Engaged! – pdPro Online

Keep your students on the edge of their seats! Learn the instructional benefits of engagement and come away with strategies you can use every day to capture every student’s attention and interest.

  • Audience: K-12
  • Credit: 0.5

Free for DSD educators. There is a $50.00 fee per half credit for participants who do not have a current assignment in Davis School District.  This includes substitutes, certified teachers seeking relicensing, educators teaching outside of Davis District, and charter school employees. Payment for non-district employees should be sent to Davis School District c/o Professional Learning, P.O. 588 Farmington, UT 84025. Please make checks payable to Davis School District.  Payment must be received at least one week prior to the first day of class or your spot in the class will no longer be held.  A full refund will be issued if a course cancellation is received in writing 7 days prior to the first day of class; after that date, no refund will be issued.

Please contact Elizabeth Alldridge at 801-402-5304, ealldridge@dsdmail.net, if you have questions.

  • Instructional Strategies
  • TEACH
Start Date: January 8, 2018
End Date: January 26, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Online Register Now
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Power Up! Make Every Question Count – pdPro Online

Do the same three students raise their hands every time you ask a question? Make every question count with the strategies we model in this class. Every student deserves the chance to process and respond to the good questions you ask. Make it happen with this class!

  • Audience: K-12
  • Credit: 0.5

Free for DSD educators. There is a $50.00 fee per half credit for participants who do not have a current assignment in Davis School District.  This includes substitutes, certified teachers seeking relicensing, educators teaching outside of Davis District, and charter school employees. Payment for non-district employees should be sent to Davis School District c/o Professional Learning, P.O. 588 Farmington, UT 84025. Please make checks payable to Davis School District.  Payment must be received at least one week prior to the first day of class or your spot in the class will no longer be held.  A full refund will be issued if a course cancellation is received in writing 7 days prior to the first day of class; after that date, no refund will be issued.

Please contact Elizabeth Alldridge at 801-402-5304, ealldridge@dsdmail.net, if you have questions.

  • CHECK
  • Questioning
Start Date: January 8, 2018
End Date: January 26, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Online Register Now
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Preparing for the Praxis PLT – pdPro Online

Are you planning to take the Praxis Principals of Learning and Teaching test for your Level 2 license? If so, then this course is right up your alley! Learn techniques for preparation and what to study, along with strategies for the selected response and constructed response test sections.

  • Audience: K-12
  • Credit: 0.5

Free for DSD educators. There is a $50.00 fee per half credit for participants who do not have a current assignment in Davis School District.  This includes substitutes, certified teachers seeking relicensing, educators teaching outside of Davis District, and charter school employees. Payment for non-district employees should be sent to Davis School District c/o Professional Learning, P.O. 588 Farmington, UT 84025. Please make checks payable to Davis School District.  Payment must be received at least one week prior to the first day of class or your spot in the class will no longer be held.  A full refund will be issued if a course cancellation is received in writing 7 days prior to the first day of class; after that date, no refund will be issued.

Please contact Elizabeth Alldridge at 801-402-5304, ealldridge@dsdmail.net, if you have questions.

  • Assessment
  • Online Learning
  • PROFESSIONALISM
  • Writing
Start Date: January 8, 2018
End Date: January 26, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Online Register Now
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In-Depth: Questions That Promote Deeper Thinking – pdPro Online

Well-designed questions lead learners down the path to deeper thinking. Learn how to construct powerful questions using the Depth of Knowledge framework and practical steps to build them into your lessons.

Audience: K-12 Credit: 0.5


Free for DSD educators. There is a $50.00 fee per half credit for participants who do not have a current assignment in Davis School District.  This includes substitutes, certified teachers seeking relicensing, educators teaching outside of Davis District, and charter school employees. Payment for non-district employees should be sent to Davis School District c/o Elizabeth Alldridge, Professional Learning, P.O. 588 Farmington, UT 84025. Please make checks payable to Davis School District.

Contact: Elizabeth Alldridge, ealldridge@dsdmail.net, 801-402-5304

 


  • CHECK
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Questioning
Start Date: December 4, 2017
End Date: December 23, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Online Register Now
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