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Kick off the 2022-2023 School Year with a 4-day Lunch & Learn Professional Development Series from the CTE TAC! All sessions are free, virtual, and CTLE-Approved. 


8/29/22
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Microaggressions vs Microaffirmations

Description: Review the definitions and historical context of microaggressions, analyze how they appear in the classroom, and learn strategies for addressing them. Then, learn how to implement microaffirmation strategies to create safer environments for students. 

Audience: Educators

Presenter: Christina Bonne-Annee Donat, Progressive Education Consulting Group

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 8/30/22
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Helping Students Succeed at Work by Defining Character Traits

Description: Teachers, Work-Based Learning Coordinators, and Counselors will learn how to take character talk from theory to implementation using the Name it, Own it, Do it process. Educators will learn how to help students "Name it" with an action-based definition of the character trait using examples of behaviors. Then help students "Own it" by identifying personal changes in behavior. Finally, cementing the use of the character trait with "Do it" through journaling and long-range goal setting. This is a not to miss workshop, back with practical resources and ideas to use in your CTE Classroom this year.

Audience: Teachers, WBL Coordinators, Counselors

Presenter: Timothy Buchanan, Whymaker

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 8/31/22
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Classroom Management and Instruction for CTE - DIfferentiating for All Learners

Description: This session introduces teachers to how to differentiate their lessons to meet the needs of all learners in the classroom. Participants will learn tools for understanding what students know and don't know, and how to modify their lessons to meet student needs. 

Audience: Educators

Presenter: Jeremy Arbano, Hendy Avenue

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 9/01/22
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the Classroom

Description: Review the philosophy and methodology of culturally relevant pedagogy, analyze its fundamental practices, strategize ways to implement it, and learn resources to support the implementation of cultural competency in the classroom.

Audience: Educators

Presenter: Christina Bonne-Annee Donat, Progressive Education Consulting Group

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