Free trainings for professional develop credit upcoming

Building Resiliency with LEGOs

Texas AFT and our Houston-area affiliates are hosting a free professional learning conference for educators and support staff on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 26-27th. The conference is free but space is limited, so register today. A catered lunch will be provided for all participants. There will be door prizes and vendors!

Location: First Metropolitan Church
8870 West Sam Houston Parkway N.,Houston, TX 77040
Time: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each dayCourse offerings: Restorative Practices, Trauma Informed Schools, Foundations for Effective Teaching, Managing Behavior in School Communities, T-TESS: What to Know!, The Game Factor, Building Resiliency with LEGOs ….and many more. See course descriptions and register online here. There will be a FREE box of LEGOs for those who sign up and attend the Building Resiliency with Legos sessions. (Limit 1 per participant and must attend session to receive box of LEGOs)

Note: Texas AFT is also hosting two train-the-trainer workshops for those interested in becoming PD trainers. “Working with Students with Challenges” will be held June 27-29 in San Antonio, and “Essential Supports for the Social-Emotional Context of the Classroom” will be held June 6-8 in El Paso. Contact Jaime Womack Williams for more information.