Posts Tagged ‘workshop’

Join us Wed 6/11 for New Jersey’s 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs Present Soaring Beyond Expectations: A Statewide Afterschool Showcase

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Click here for details and to register!

This Afterschool Showcase will highlight best practices of NJ’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Programs

This event is open statewide to anyone interested in utilizing afterschool, before school or summer school as a strategy to improve youth’s knowledge and skills and engage them in meaningful learning opportunities.

Who should attend?

  • School personnel
  • Afterschool directors
  • Teachers
  • Youth Workers
  • Others interested in starting or enhancing an existing afterschool, before school or summer program

When: Wednesday, June 11, 2014  

Time: 8:30am – 2:30pm

Where: NJPSA
12 Centre Drive
Monroe Twp, NJ 08831

Directions: http://www.njpsa.org/?q=directions

Cost: $30 per person includes lunch and all materials.

When registering you will need to select the workshops you would like to attend.

Please click here to see the descriptions of the workshops being offered. Workshops will fill up quickly. Register early to have the best chance of getting your first choice. If a workshop is full it will not appear as a choice when you register.

Last day to register is June 2, 2014!

For questions, contact us via phone at: (908) 789-0259 or via e-mail at: registration@njsacc.org. This training is brought to you by the New Jersey Department of Education in collaboration with NJSACC.

This project was funded in part with federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by No Child Left Behind, Title IV, Part B, 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant funds through a grant agreement with the New Jersey Department of Education.

Join us Wed 6/11 for New Jersey’s 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs Present Soaring Beyond Expectations: A Statewide Afterschool Showcase

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Click here for details and to register!

This Afterschool Showcase will highlight best practices of NJ’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Programs

This event is open statewide to anyone interested in utilizing afterschool, before school or summer school as a strategy to improve youth’s knowledge and skills and engage them in meaningful learning opportunities.

Who should attend?

  • School personnel
  • Afterschool directors
  • Teachers
  • Youth Workers
  • Others interested in starting or enhancing an existing afterschool, before school or summer program

When: Wednesday, June 11, 2014  

Time: 8:30am – 2:30pm

Where: NJPSA
12 Centre Drive
Monroe Twp, NJ 08831

Directions: http://www.njpsa.org/?q=directions

Cost: $30 per person includes lunch and all materials.

When registering you will need to select the workshops you would like to attend.

Please click here to see the descriptions of the workshops being offered. Workshops will fill up quickly. Register early to have the best chance of getting your first choice. If a workshop is full it will not appear as a choice when you register.

Last day to register is June 2, 2014!

For questions, contact us via phone at: (908) 789-0259 or via e-mail at: registration@njsacc.org. This training is brought to you by the New Jersey Department of Education in collaboration with NJSACC.

This project was funded in part with federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by No Child Left Behind, Title IV, Part B, 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant funds through a grant agreement with the New Jersey Department of Education.

Register by 1/24/14! Supporting Student Success: Staff Development Workgroup – Fri 2/7/14

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

APPLY NOW TO PARTICIPATE!
Application due Friday, January 24, 2014 

Click here to register today!

When: Friday, February 7, 2014

Where: NJSACC

First Baptist Church

170 Elm Street

Westfield, NJ 07090

Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Cost: FREE

NJSACC invites qualifying programs serving students afterschool to participate in an exciting project intended to grow strong, competent staff. Participants will convene to work towards supporting student success during the school day by providing quality afterschool programs to students and their families.

This project is focused on Staff Development as a means to improve program quality and impact on student success.”Time and attention paid to staff development activities will directly improve the overall quality of the program. It results in increased competence on the job, ability to accept growing levels of responsibility, deepening commitment to the program, improve understanding of school age child care, strengthening working relationships and communications skills, promoting a greater personal growth, self awareness and, feelings of connectedness to the total program.”
– School-Age Child Care: An Action ManualA strong Staff Development plan is a benchmark of a high quality Out of School Time program.

Who can participate:

  • Program directors and managers, who supervise, train and evaluate staff that work directly with students.

Project Goals and Experiences:

  • Program Leadership will explore and learn about Staff Development as a means to supporting Students Academic Success.
  • Programs participating will gather in a working group that will learn about creating staff development plans with a focus on supporting student’s success.
  • The Workgroup will discuss content of high quality Staff Development Plans
  • NJSACC will provide ongoing support to Program Leadership to implement Staff Development plans with a menu of training and time for technical assistance to support Program Directors goals to grow staff.
  • Work group will review and get full comprehension of NJ The Office of Licensing Definition of a Staff Development Plan for School Age Programs

Project period (February 2014-May 2014)

  • Participants will receive training and get regular support to complete Staff Development activities with resources, program visits, phone and email assistance.

Participation Eligibility:

  • Program must be a licensed child care provider, licensed by the State of NJ office of Licensing.
  • Program must serve at least 10% of children that participate in the Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP).
  • Program must commit to an orientation session taking place on February 7, 2014.
  • Program must commit to ongoing Professional Development and Technical Assistance.
  • Program must commit to monthly communications in order to continue participation.
Presented by NJSACC: The Network for New Jersey’s Afterschool CommunitiesThis project is Funded by the State of New Jersey, Department of Family Development.

Last day to register! Soaring Beyond Expectations: A Statewide #Afterschool Showcase 5/23/13

Friday, May 17th, 2013

New Jersey’s 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs Present: Soaring Beyond Expectations: A Statewide Afterschool Showcase

***click here to read workshop descriptions***

This Afterschool Showcase will highlight best practices of NJ’s 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) Programs.

Click here to register today!

This event is open statewide to anyone interested in utilizing afterschool, before school or summer school as a strategy to improve youth’s knowledge and skills and engage them in meaningful learning opportunities.

Who should attend?

  • School personnel
  • Afterschool directors
  • Teachers
  • Youth Workers
  • Others interested in starting or enhancing an existing afterschool, before school or summer program

This training is brought to you by the New Jersey Department of Education in collaboration with NJSACC.

This project was funded in part with federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by No Child Left Behind, Title IV, Part B, 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant funds through a grant agreement with the New Jersey Department of Education.

When: Thursday, May 23, 2013

Time: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm

Where:
NJPSA
12 Centre Drive
Monroe Twp, NJ 08831

Directions: http://www.njpsa.org/about/directions.aspx

Cost: $30 per person includes lunch and all materials.

When registering you will need to select the workshops you would like to attend. Please click here to see the descriptions of the workshops being offered. Workshops will fill up quickly. Register early to have the best chance of getting your first choice. If a workshop is full it will not appear as a choice when you register.

Last day to register is today May 17, 2013!

***click here to read workshop descriptions***

Hands on #STEM (1.5 Hours): Ocean County Training 5/15/13 – register now!

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Hands on STEM (1.5 Hours): Ocean County Training 5/15/13

Click here to register today!

STEM based curriculum’s are designed to remove the traditional educational barriers between a student’s school day and an afterschool experience. In this session, participants will experience hands-on science and literacy resources used in afterschool settings. The goal of STEM activities is to get everyone engaged in science related activities, which would hopefully spark a long term interest in and love of science.

This interactive session will demonstrate activities from Afterschool Science Plus and Girls at the Center. All activities are fun and easy to design for grades K-8 and can be used with both girls and boys.

When: Wednesday May 15, 2013

Where: Brick Township Board of Education’s BEST Program
224 Chambers Bridge Rd
Brick, NJ 08723

Time: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Cost: $15

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 10, 2013

For Registration details, invoice, information or other questions, please contact Jessica Heiberg at: 908-789-0259

This training is hosted by Ellen Tyndall, NJSACC Afterschool Ambassador, Ocean County