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Learn.aldineisd.org is your marketplace for all district professional learning opportunities. Please bookmark this site for easy access and to check back often.

To get started click on the course category button and select your department/subject area or use the search bar to find all current and upcoming courses.  If you don’t see your subject area, that means no courses are available at the moment or they haven’t yet been imported from PowerSchool.  

The ABCs of Literacy CBPL Protocols

Virtual (Self Paced)

In this 4-module, self-paced series, participants learn the purpose for each of the protocols that guide literacy CBPLs: 1) Unit/Module Unpacking, Lesson Internalization 2) Lesson Rehearsal and 3) Looking at Student Work Analysis.  Participants will understand when and how to use the protocols to achieve rich CBPL experiences.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: CBPL, Literacy

mCLASS Math for Universal Screening and TIer II Interventions

Virtual (Self Paced)

Note: This is a self-paced virtual course. You can join anytime. This is an online course that you can take at your own pace.  You must complete the contents of the folder to receive a certificate. This course only covers mCLASS math if you want to learn about the other mCLASS applications please take the mCLASS Resource for Teachers course also available in PowerSchool. Register Today! Keywords: mclass, universal screening

MCLASS Resources for Teachers

Virtual (Self Paced)

Note: This is a self-paced virtual course. You can join anytime. This is an online Schoology course that will contain resources for teachers to understand how to conduct universal screeners, run reports, be able to provide mCLASS interventions and understand Amplify reading as a tool for student learning. Register Today! Keywords: mclass training

Dyslexia Professional Learning Course Through TEA Learn

Virtual (Self Paced)

Note: This is a self-paced virtual course. You can join anytime. The Dyslexia Professional Learning Course is designed by TEA for all school and district staff members across the state who serve students in kindergarten through grade 12.   Upon completion of the six hour online course you will print out a certificate from TEA.  You can then upload the certificate into PowerSchool for external credit on your transcript. The purpose of this course is to empower educators to serve and advocate for students with or at risk for dyslexia. The course consists of four modules. In the first module, you [...]

Renaissance Resources

Virtual (Self Paced)

Note: This is a self-paced virtual course. You can join anytime. In this course you will learn how to administer the required universal screener for MOY, BOY and EOY and Run reports. Register Today! Keywords: Renaissance Training

mCLASS Lectura

Virtual (Self Paced)

This is an online Schoology course for teachers who completed the mCLASS Resource for Teachers Schoology course last year and just need the updated Lectura training. If you are new to mCLASS and have not taken the mCLASS Resource for Teachers Schoology course, you will need to complete that course which includes mCLASS Reading/Lectura and Math. Register Today! Keywords: mClass

Effective Environmental Features in the Bilingual and One-Way DL Classroom PK-2

Virtual (Self Paced)

Participants will understand how to effectively use SLA resources to create environmental features that help students anchor new knowledge and will be able to apply them during instruction. This is the recorded session from the District Staff Development session from August 9, 2021. Register Today! Keywords: OWDL Environment Sessions

Anchoring our Knowledge with Benchmark Grades K-2

Virtual (Self Paced)

Participants of this session will KNOW the characteristics of effective anchor charts, UNDERSTAND how anchor charts make students thinking and learning visible, and BE ABLE TO create variations of anchor charts to support Benchmark knowledge and instruction. Register Today! Keywords: OWDL Environment Sessions

The ABCs of Literacy CBPL Protocols

Virtual (Self Paced)

In this 4-module, self-paced series, participants learn the purpose for each of the protocols that guide literacy CBPLs: 1) Unit/Module Unpacking, Lesson Internalization 2) Lesson Rehearsal and 3) Looking at Student Work Analysis.  Participants will understand when and how to use the protocols to achieve rich CBPL experiences.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: CBPL, Literacy

The ABCs of Literacy CBPL Protocols

Virtual (Self Paced)

In this 4-module, self-paced series, participants learn the purpose for each of the protocols that guide literacy CBPLs: 1) Unit/Module Unpacking, Lesson Internalization 2) Lesson Rehearsal and 3) Looking at Student Work Analysis.  Participants will understand when and how to use the protocols to achieve rich CBPL experiences.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: CBPL, Literacy

Library Clubs

Virtual (Self Paced)

Library Clubs - Creating and Collaborating: Join us for a fast-paced hour as we discuss how to create fun and interactive library clubs with Diana Colby and Suzanne Ross. We will also talk about how to collaborate with others to create clubs across campuses. We will also introduce you to our award-winning Tech Ninja club which won the Follett Challenge in 2015.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Manga Literacy

Virtual (Self Paced)

Manga Literacy: Getting More from Japanese Comics Culture - Japanese comics exploded into the American marketplace over 20 years ago and continue to dominate, mostly thanks to an army of young readers. But there's more to manga than magical girls and battling boys! In this session, we will explore manga’s origins, its global influence, and how to utilize this cultural phenomenon in your library.  Presenter: Dr. Sarah A. Evens.    This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Virtual Bitmoji Rooms

Virtual (Self Paced)

Enhancing Distance Learning with Virtual Bitmoji Rooms: Have you ever wanted to connect with your students or audience 24 hours a day, seven days a week? Bitmoji virtual rooms are a way to create an inviting online space to share resources. Join this webinar to learn about what Bitmoji is and how educators use virtual Bitmoji rooms to make essential connections. Be prepared during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.  presenter: Daniella Smith.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: CBPL, Literacy 

Google Sites 101

Virtual (Self Paced)

Google Sites 101: Google Sites offers a free and easy way to design websites quickly. This presentation will provide a step-by-step demonstration of how to get started with Google Sites. You will learn how to use Google Sites templates, add resources, and make them interactive. Join us to show the world what you know on your own Google Site.  Presenter - Daniella Smith.    This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Tech Tools for Libraries

Virtual (Self Paced)

Beyond the Bookshelves: Traditional libraries are a thing of the past. Libraries have a tremendous responsibility of adapting to change to meet the needs of their community. Learn about different ways to leverage technology to enhance your library's physical and digital spaces to provide optimal services, programs, and community outreach initiatives.  Presenter: Karina Quilantan-Garza.     This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Libraries for Tweens and Teens

Virtual (Self Paced)

Bringing More Books into Schools: Valerie and Julia are the authors of the book "Liven Up Your Library." This presentation will focus on book selection and touch on library programming for tweens and teens, which is the focus of their book. Presenters: Valerie Tagoe & Julia Torres.   This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Advocating with Stakeholders

Virtual (Self Paced)

Libraries - Partners in Equity: With our resources, programming, and access, school libraries have the potential to play a critical role in each school's attempt to address some equity issues we see on our campuses. Join TASL (Texas Association of School Librarians) chair, Lucy Podmore, to learn how you can highlight your program and resources to stakeholders within this framework.    This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services

Student Helpers in the Library

Virtual (Self Paced)

Library Ambassadors - The Power of Student Helpers in the School Library: Interested in having student helpers in the library, but don't know where to begin? In this webinar, you'll learn about how one library's Library Ambassador program has become a sought-out activity for students led by students. Learn about how a Library Ambassador program can help students take on leadership roles and learn skills that will prepare them for future employment or internships in libraries. Presenter: Karina Quilantan-Garza.    This is a virtual course that you may join anytime. Register Today! Keywords: Library services [...]

PK-2 CKLA Learning Series

Virtual (Self Paced)

Participants will take a closer look into CKLA instruction as they move fluidly through video segments that showcase various components of a CKLA lesson. This series will provide ongoing support to teachers and leaders throughout the year.   PK Learning Series: Listening and Learning (Part 1) PK Learning Series: Writing (Part 2) PK Learning Series: Interactive Reading Supports (Part 3) PK Learning Series: Pausing Points and Domain Assessments (Part 4) PK Learning Series: PK Environment PK Learning Series: PK Engagement Strategies PK Learning Series: PK Differentiation K-2 A Closer Look at CKLA: Differentiation Strategies K-2 Learning Series: Engagement and Discussion [...]

Exploring Digital Resources: Diving into TexQuest

Virtual (Self Paced)

Learn more about some of the tools available through TexQuest (which the Aldine Library Services Dept. pays to subscribe to each year). Watch 1 or more recorded webinars of your choice (depending on video length) by exploring the links in this PowerSchool section description.

Aldine Required Courses

Math

Science

Social Studies

English Language Arts

Advanced Academics 

Early Childhood

Computer Science

CTE

Counseling

F.A.C.E.

GT

Health

Instructional Framework

Instructional Technology

Interventions

Leadership

Multilingual

NCI

Performing Arts

Professional Evaluations

SEL

Spanish Language Arts

SPED

STEM

Student Services

Visual Arts