Zoom Tools and Techniques

Join us as we explore the various Zoom tools that allow you to create engaging, effective, and safe experiences for students. We will discuss various screen sharing techniques, methods for getting feedback from participants, using breakout rooms, and the latest security features. Come ready to learn and share best practices.

Thursday, April 23rd @ 11:30 AM-12:15 PM EST

Tuesday, April 28th @ 9:00 AM-9:45 AM EST

Creating and Implementing Collaborative Lessons in Zoom

You do not need to give up on collaboration between students and staff because you are working in a virtual setting. Online lessons that allow students or staff to work and learn from each other can be designed and implemented in an online setting. Come and learn about the two models VLACS regularly uses to run collaborative sessions with students and staff. We will review the design, tools, and instructional practices that allow us to create and implement these engaging, collaborative experiences.

Wednesday, April 22nd @ 1:00-1:45 PM EST

Wednesday, April 29th @ 1:00-1:45 PM EST

Supporting Remote Learners:  One Month Into Remote Learning

The first 28 days of any new opportunity can often be crucial, that is why so many organizations dedicate an immense amount of time and resources to ensuring a successful start to any program.  But, what happens after the initial “newness” wears off?  What supports are provided then?With most schools now four weeks into fully remote learning and the “newness” has worn off, students may be showing signs of struggling that weren’t present before.  During this webinar, we will identify specific strategies to support all remote learners, including specific examples of how VLACS has supported struggling remote learners in the past.

Wednesday, April 22nd @ 11:00-11:45 AM EST

Wednesday, April 29th @ 11:00-11:45 AM EST

Transitioning School Counseling Services to an Online Setting

Please join the VLACS School Counseling Team to learn about ways to transition your school counseling office to the digital space. We'll collaborate on counseling-specific resources, strategies and tips to support your students/families during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Wednesday, April 22nd @ 9:00-9:45 AM EST