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Wednesday, August 15
 

8:15am EDT

504 Coordinators Training for New Hires
504 Coordinators Training for New Hires will begin at 10:00 AM. Opening and Keynote sessions will be streamed live from 8:15-10:00 AM in F203. Required for all newly hired 504 Coordinators.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 8:15am - 12:00pm EDT
WMS 619 Weddington Middle School 5903 Deal Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

HS ELA New Standards
Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
avatar for Tyler Beard

Tyler Beard

Instructional Coach
TF

Terri Fleck

Instructional Coach, Union County Public Schools



Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
F200 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

New Middle School ELA Standards
Middle School ELA teachers will explore the new state standards and resources provided by the NCDPI ELA Team. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
avatar for Ronda Baker

Ronda Baker

Instructional Content Facilitator, Union County Public Schools
avatar for Anne Berryhill

Anne Berryhill

Culture Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
F209 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

Phonics Does Matter: UCPS K-2 Word Study Plan and Lessons
This session will provide an overview of the phonics/word study instructional plan in grades K-2. The UCPS word study guides include the planning of daily 15 minute lessons. We will discuss how the principles taught in word study cannot be taught only in isolation but also need to be transferred, practiced and reinforced in Interactive Writing and Shared Reading. All three components are included in the guides to ensure that students transfer these phonics principles to reading and writing in continuous text. Participants will also view video clips of sample lessons. Required for all NEW teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
E103 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Fractions and Decimals in 5th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach the work of fractions and decimals in 5th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
E210 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Multiplication and Division in 3rd and 4th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach multiplication and division in 3rd and 4th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
E208 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

New Middle School Math Standards
Middle School Math teachers will explore the new state standards and resources. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
DM

Debbie Mayer

Instructional Coach, Union County Public Schools
avatar for Shelley Schwenk

Shelley Schwenk

Math Coach



Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
F100 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

6th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

11:15am EDT

Curriculum Update for HS Biology
Teachers will share information on updates to the resources, pacing and common assessments for this specific course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
CC

Chris Conway

Instructional Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm EDT
G112 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:00pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Addition and Subtraction in 1st and 2nd Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach addition and subtraction in 1st and 2nd grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
NB

Natalie Brucia

Instructional Coach
AS

Amanda Sant

Instructional Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
E204 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:00pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Subitizing in Kindergarten
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach perceptual subitizing and conceptual subitizing in kindergarten classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade & content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
E101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Addition and Subtraction in 1st and 2nd Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach addition and subtraction in 1st and 2nd grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
NB

Natalie Brucia

Instructional Coach
AS

Amanda Sant

Instructional Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
E204 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Fractions and Decimals in 5th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach the work of fractions and decimals in 5th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
E210 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Multiplication and Division in 3rd and 4th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach multiplication and division in 3rd and 4th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
E208 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Subitizing in Kindergarten
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach perceptual subitizing and conceptual subitizing in kindergarten classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade & content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
E101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Math 3: Overview of Pacing Guide Changes & New Resources
Participants will take a look at changes made over the summer to the UCPS Pacing Guide and will have an opportunity to get more familiar with instructional resources that were added. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
F109 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

7th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Curriculum Update for Earth and Environmental Science
Teachers will share information on updates to the resources, pacing and common assessments for this specific course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
G112 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm EDT

Beginner's 504 Coordinators Training
Beginner's 504 Coordinators Training--required for those newly assigned to the 504 Coordinator role.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm EDT
WMS 619 Weddington Middle School 5903 Deal Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

HS ELA New Standards
Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
avatar for Tyler Beard

Tyler Beard

Instructional Coach
TF

Terri Fleck

Instructional Coach, Union County Public Schools



Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
F200 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

New Middle School ELA Standards
Middle School ELA teachers will explore the new state standards and resources provided by the NCDPI ELA Team. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
avatar for Ronda Baker

Ronda Baker

Instructional Content Facilitator, Union County Public Schools
avatar for Anne Berryhill

Anne Berryhill

Culture Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
F209 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Addition and Subtraction in 1st and 2nd Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach addition and subtraction in 1st and 2nd grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
NB

Natalie Brucia

Instructional Coach
AS

Amanda Sant

Instructional Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
E204 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Fractions and Decimals in 5th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach the work of fractions and decimals in 5th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
E210 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Multiplication and Division in 3rd and 4th Grade
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach multiplication and division in 3rd and 4th grade classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
E208 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Exploring New Math Standards Through Subitizing in Kindergarten
Explore instructional practices to conceptually teach perceptual subitizing and conceptual subitizing in kindergarten classrooms. Required for all teachers in that grade & content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
E101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Math 1: Overview of New Resources
Participants will be introduced to some new Math 1 instructional resources that were added over the summer and will have an opportunity to give feedback on those and potential future resources. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers

Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
F109 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

New Middle School Math Standards
Middle School Math teachers will explore the new state standards and resources. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
DM

Debbie Mayer

Instructional Coach, Union County Public Schools
avatar for Shelley Schwenk

Shelley Schwenk

Math Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
F100 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

8th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
JM

Jordan Marmara

8th Grade Science Teacher, UCPS



Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm EDT

Curriculum Update for Physical Science
Teachers will share information on updates to the resources, pacing and common assessments for this specific course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
CC

Chris Conway

Instructional Coach


Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
G112 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104
 
Thursday, August 16
 

8:30am EDT

School Communicators
2018-19 Kickoff Meeting for School Communicators and department website editors. Required for all School Communicators and Website Editors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am EDT
HS Media Center, near entrance of MC Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am EDT

APEX Learning for HS Credit Recovery
Required for all applicable HS Lab Facilitators and/or School Counselors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am EDT
D101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am EDT

Easy IEP (New EC Teachers and new SNAs)
Easy IEP--Required for new EC Teachers and new SNAs and available for experienced personnel wanting a refresher.


Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 11:00am EDT
WMS 621 Weddington Middle School 5903 Deal Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am EDT

504 Coordinators Kick-Off--All Coordinators
504 Coordinator Kick-off--required for all 504 Coordinators.


Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 11:00am EDT
HS Media Center near windows Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am EDT

Title I Pre-K
Required for all Title I Pre-K Teachers.  Pre-K teachers and assistants will receive information and materials needed to begin the Title I Pre-K school year. 

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 11:15am EDT
TBA Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am EDT

Building a Mathematical Community, K-2
Create an environment to foster natural curiosity of children through math! This includes mathematicians with a mindset to problem solve, respect a variety of thinking and methods of others, and believe in their own abilities. Building a math community is essential to growing students who believe they can do math. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:15am EDT
E207D Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am EDT

Not Too Old to Learn Decoding and Phonics: UCPS 3rd Grade Word Study (REQUIRED for 3RD)
This session will provide an overview of the phonics/word study instructional plan in 3rd grade. The UCPS word study guides include the planning of daily 15 minute word study focused lessons. We will discuss how the principles taught in word study cannot be taught only in isolation but also need to be transferred, practiced and reinforced in real application. Participants will also view video clips of sample lessons. Required for all 3rd grade Teachers.


Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am EDT
E107 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am EDT

APEX Learning for HS Credit Recovery
Required for all applicable HS Lab Facilitators and/or School Counselors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am EDT
D101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm EDT

New Extended Content Curriculum Guides Training
A walkthrough of the new Extended Content Standards and curriculum guides to support your teaching. Required for all EC teachers that teach Extended Content Standards.


Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm EDT
F101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm EDT

Not Too Old to Learn Decoding and Phonics: UCPS 3rd Grade Word Study (REQUIRED for 3RD)
This session will provide an overview of the phonics/word study instructional plan in 3rd grade. The UCPS word study guides include the planning of daily 15 minute word study focused lessons. We will discuss how the principles taught in word study cannot be taught only in isolation but also need to be transferred, practiced and reinforced in real application. Participants will also view video clips of sample lessons. Required for all 3rd grade Teachers.


Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm EDT
E107 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm EDT

School Communicators
2018-19 Kickoff Meeting for School Communicators and department website editors. Required for all School Communicators and Website Editors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm EDT
HS Media Center, near entrance of MC Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm EDT

APEX Learning for HS Credit Recovery
Required for all applicable HS Lab Facilitators and/or School Counselors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm EDT
D101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm EDT

Easy IEP (New EC Teachers and new SNAs)
Easy IEP--Required for new EC Teachers and new SNAs and available for experienced personnel wanting a refresher.


Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 2:45pm EDT
WMS 621 Weddington Middle School 5903 Deal Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:45pm EDT

Building a Mathematical Community, 3-5
Create an environment to foster natural curiosity of children through math! This includes mathematicians with a mindset to problem solve, respect a variety of thinking and methods of others, and believe in their own abilities. Building a math community is essential to growing students who believe they can do math. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Thursday August 16, 2018 12:45pm - 1:45pm EDT
E207D Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm EDT

Building a Mathematical Community, 3-5
Create an environment to foster natural curiosity of children through math! This includes mathematicians with a mindset to problem solve, respect a variety of thinking and methods of others, and believe in their own abilities. Building a math community is essential to growing students who believe they can do math. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
E207D Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm EDT

Building a Mathematical Community, K-2
Create an environment to foster natural curiosity of children through math! This includes mathematicians with a mindset to problem solve, respect a variety of thinking and methods of others, and believe in their own abilities. Building a math community is essential to growing students who believe they can do math. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
E108 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm EDT

APEX Learning for HS Credit Recovery
Required for all applicable HS Lab Facilitators and/or School Counselors.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
D101 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104