Aldine ISD Summer Professional Development: Exploring Texas Coastal Plains

Below you will find all of Aldine ISD’s Summer 2024 Professional Development course offerings. Please use the search filters to search by subject and grade level.

Aldine ISD Summer Professional Development

Below you will find all of Aldine ISD’s Summer 2024 Professional Development course offerings. Please use the search filters to search by subject and grade level.

Check Back May 14th for Session Information

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.

New Ways to Promote Your Library Program … And Yourself!

Virtual (Self Paced)

It’s a brand-new year and the perfect time to think about all the things we can do to promote our library program and ourselves, as teacher librarians. In this exciting webinar, Shannon McClintock Miller will share a multitude of ideas and resources to promote reading, learning, and making through book displays, calendars, choice boards, digital tools, STEAM, collaboration, advocacy, and so much more. She’ll look ahead at holidays and events and share ways you can prepare with resources, Titlewave nodes, and Collections.

Future Ready Librarians: Empowering Libraries with AI

Virtual (Self Paced)

This webinar focused on the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) in library settings, hosted by Shannon McClintock Miller, Future Ready Librarians advisor. Our guests, Carl Hooker and Bill Bass, provided valuable insights into the following topics: The significance of AI in school libraries and its impact on student learning, Practical examples for how librarians are effectively utilizing AI tools, and Strategies for leveraging AI to enhance library services and resources.

Explore Destiny Report Builder

Virtual (Self Paced)

Do you ever get asked to produce reports that reflect how and where you are using your library resources? Are you curious about how many books were donated and which genre is the most popular in your collection? During this webinar, we will discuss: (1) How to build a custom report, and (2) How to import or export a report.

Creating a School Makerspace

Virtual (Self Paced)

Have you been wanting to create your own makerspace but are struggling to get started? Here to jump-start your journey is Nicholas Provenzano, a maker educator who has built multiple school makerspaces and advised educators around the world. This webinar will cover the basics of starting, outfitting, and maintaining a makerspace at your school. Based in part on his best-selling book, Your Starter Guide to Makerspaces, Nicholas will share all of his favorite tips, tricks, and tools to help you as you venture into the world of making.

Explore Destiny Classroom Tools

Virtual (Self Paced)

Learn how you can use Destiny® Library Manager tools to enhance classroom learning. In this webinar, we will focus on working with Destiny® Discover Collections, Lightbox™ Interactive eBooks, eBooks, and audiobooks to support your school's curriculum and differentiated instruction for students.

Rethinking Collection Organization

Virtual (Self Paced)

Speaker and school librarian Kelsey Bogan is back with another fun and creative webinar. Don’t miss “Rethinking Collection Organization,” designed to show you how to take dynamic shelving to the next level. You’ll leave this webinar inspired and empowered to rethink and reorganize your collections.

Dynamic Shelving

Virtual (Self Paced)

Join speaker and school librarian Kelsey Bogan to explore the world of dynamic shelving! This fun and creative webinar is designed to show you how to create accessible, engaging collections for independent browsing — boosting circulation and making it easier for readers to find their next favorite book.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

2023-2024 TExES ESL #154 Prep Course: Cohort 10: July 22 & 23

Virtual (Instructor Led)

Provided by Gran Via Pro, this session will help participants who are interested in passing the TExES ESL #154. It is designed to increase participants scores by showing how to unpack the questions and increase accuracy. Teachers will receive comprehensive training presented in real-life relevant terms. After training, Gran via pro will offer online coaching events to help you feel confident about your test prep experience.

Frontline Navigation- SPED Teachers and Admin

Virtual (Instructor Led)

This session focuses on navigating and locating documents within Frontline. The audience will know how to find IEP doucments, service logs, and other important documents.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

Elementary Social Studies Onboarding

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

This session is for teachers who are new to teaching Social Studies in Aldine ISD. The presentation will focus on teachers PK-5th Grade. We will discuss curriculum, assessments, resources, and strategies.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Training

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

The American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course equips students to recognize and care for a variety of first-aid breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults children and infants. This course is for Aldine ISD staff.

Camp SHINE

Aldine Child Nutrition Building 1802 Aldine Bender Rd, Houston, TX, United States

"Prepare to SHINE in Aldine! Join us for exciting and informative training sessions on the skills and tools you need to start strong with your students on day ONE"

24-25 Empowering Mentors for Novice Teachers: Preparing them to S.H.I.N.E. in Aldine

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

This workshop is a comprehensive and transformative professional development initiative designed to equip experienced educators with the necessary knowledge, skills, and tools to become effective mentors for novice teachers. This dynamic training aims to empower teacher mentors and enhance their ability to provide valuable guidance and support for our most vulnerable new-to-the-profession educators.

24-25 Empowering Mentors for Novice Teachers: Preparing them to S.H.I.N.E. in Aldine

The BAM (Bamberg PD and Resource Center) 9999 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX

This workshop is a comprehensive and transformative professional development initiative designed to equip experienced educators with the necessary knowledge, skills, and tools to become effective mentors for novice teachers. This dynamic training aims to empower teacher mentors and enhance their ability to provide valuable guidance and support for our most vulnerable new-to-the-profession educators.