AFT Virtual Summer Educator Academy Courses

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 3:00pm - Fri, 07/31/2020 - 12:00am
Leaders of AFT Connecticut-affiliated PreK-12, PSRP and Higher Education local unions are encouraged to "send" participants to our national union's signature Summer Educator Academy (SEA). The Professional Development team has designed online versions of sessions for members and will be offering a series ranging from workshops to full courses, with many offering professional learning credit.
Session I:
Train-the-Trainer Courses:
  • Interacting with Students—Minimizing Unintended Consequences (for PSRPs)
  • Strategies for Student Success: Rethinking Teaching and Learning
Participant-Only Courses:
  • Developing Math Problem-Solving Strategies with Bar Models
  • ELL 101—Special Virtual Edition—Planning for the Success of ELLs
  • Informing Instruction: Linking the Assessment Process to Teaching and Learning
  • Managing Student Behavior in School Communities for Paraprofessionals and School- Related Personnel (MBSC for PSRPs)
  • Reading Foundations: Strategies that Really Work!
Session II:
  • Accessible Literacy Framework
  • Managing Behavior in School Communities
  • Three-part series: Social Emotional Learning, Universal Design for Learning and Care
  • Union Solution to Student Trauma
  • Writing Strategies for K-5
Click here for couse and session details.
Click here for registration info and costs (note: local leaders may register their participants, or participants can register themselves with prior approval from their leader; registration fees must be submitted by local unions or districts)
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Contact name: 
Jennifer Benevento
Contact phone: 
(860) 257-9782
Contact email:
See link above for rates