Upcoming Events

Events that are happening the next 90 days.

Recognizing Trauma and Building Resilience in Youth - Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Registration Deadline: 9-17-20 at 12pm

This workshop is a follow-up to the Trauma-Informed Practices for Schools (TIPS) training that Expanded Learning staff received in the 2019-2020 school year. It is designed to provide participants with an understanding of how to use a trauma-lens to identify the needs of students impacted by trauma as a result of COVID-19 and other traumas as well as build resilience in youth. The workshop will address the needs of all students, however it will also highlight specific strategies that relate to improving outcomes for students in foster care and other marginalized groups. Participants will receive strategies and resources that can be used in distance learning or face-to-face settings.

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants one (1) business day before the session.

The same training is offered on October 23rd, November 16th, and February 5th. 

Community of Practice #5 Meeting (WEBINAR) - Friday, September 25, 2020

Registration Deadline: 09-24-2020 at 7:00 am 

COP #5 serves the following geographical areas: Compton, Culver City, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Lawndale, Lennox, and Lynwood.

Meetings will be held on Zoom until it is safe to return to face-to-face meetings.

Zoom link:

https://sccoe.zoom.us/j/91533536664

Meeting ID: 915 3353 6664

Community of Practice #2 - Friday, September 25, 2020

COP#2 serves the following geographical areas: East Whittier City, El Monte City, El Monte Union High, Hacienda- La Puente, Little Lake City, Los Nietos, Mountain View, Rowland, South Whittier, Valle Lindo, and Whittier City

 



 https://sccoe.zoom.us/j/98526428393

Positive Approaches for Helping Students with Challenging Behaviors - Friday, October 9, 2020

Registration Deadline: 10-7-2020 at 12:00 pm

This workshop will provide participants with resources and best practices for helping students with challenging behaviors both virtually and face-to-face.

Facilitated by an expert in the field: Catherine Maldonado, M.S., BCBA 1-17-25598


The same training is offered on November 4, 2020.

Learning Series Webinar 4: Communication - The Essential Skill in Serving Others! - Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Registration deadline: 10-6-20, 12pm 

How can we get those we work with and serve to be on the same page and go in the same direction? Effective communication is essential in this quest. Come learn the strategies and techniques necessary to build effective teams that communicate well and get things done. Learn to build the necessary communication skills that help us to be effective team members in the service of our communities and help manage difficult conversations.

Presented by Dr. Gale Gorke

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants 1 business day before the session.

Community of Practice (COP)#4 - Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Registration Deadline: 10-12-2020 at 12 pm 

Topic TBD

Google Meet link will be added closer to the event date

STEAM Community of Practice (COP) - Thursday, October 15, 2020

STEAM COPs are open to all organizations and staff members wanting to build knowledge, skills, and structures that are necessary to be successful in creating a high quality STEAM learning environment.

Participants will learn about NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards), inquiry based learning, Bloom’s Taxonomy, lesson planning, hands-on learning activities, and much more. 

The STEAM COPs will meet virtually this year, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30pm every month.  The information is geared towards Site Coordinators and Program Directors; however, Frontline staff are encouraged to attend with their site teams. 

ZOOM links will be provided prior to the meetings. 


How Best to Utilize ASSIST: The EXLD Online Reporting System (hosted on Zoom) - Thursday, October 15, 2020

Learn how to utilize the online reporting system ASSIST for attendance and fiscal reporting. Walk through an actual tutorial on submission of budgets, attendance and expenditure reports in ASSIST. We will cover: How to enter budgets, budget revisions, attendance, submitting of expenditures, entering in-direct costs, use of 5100 line for sub-contracting. What to do if you lose your password for ASSIST, how to update your contact information, and how to pull your own reports for funding allocations per school, payments, and attendance reports.  


Intended Audience: ASSIST/Fiscal Coordinators, Grant Managers, and Program Directors


The Zoom link will be sent to registered participants at least 1 business day prior to the meeting.

Recognizing Trauma and Building Resilience in Youth - Friday, October 23, 2020

This workshop is a follow-up to the Trauma-Informed Practices for Schools (TIPS) training that Expanded Learning staff received in the 2019-2020 school year. It is designed to provide participants with an understanding of how to use a trauma-lens to identify the needs of students impacted by trauma as a result of COVID-19 and other traumas as well as build resilience in youth. The workshop will address the needs of all students, however it will also highlight specific strategies that relate to improving outcomes for students in foster care and other marginalized groups. Participants will receive strategies and resources that can be used in distance learning or face-to-face settings.

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants one (1) business day before the session.

The same training is offered on November 16th, and February 5th. 

Positive Approaches for Helping Students with Challenging Behaviors - Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Registration Deadline: 10-30-2020 at 12:00 pm

This workshop will provide participants with resources and best practices for helping students with challenging behaviors both virtually and face-to-face.

Facilitated by an expert in the field: Catherine Maldonado, M.S., BCBA 1-17-25598


The same training was offered on October 9, 2020.

Introduction to Project-Based Learning in Expanded Learning Programs - Thursday, November 5, 2020

Registration Deadline: 10-31-2020 at 12:00 am

Introduction to Project- Based Learning in Expanded learning Programs introduces project-based learning and its application in the expanded learning classroom. 

Participants Will :

-Gain an understanding of the essentials of project-based learning 

-Learn how to develop driving questions that will lead to successful projects 

-Learn how to incorporate the 21st Century Learning Skills in a project

Community of Practice #2 - Friday, November 6, 2020

COP#2 serves the following geographical areas: East Whittier City, El Monte City, El Monte Union High, Hacienda- La Puente, Little Lake City, Los Nietos, Mountain View, Rowland, South Whittier, Valle Lindo, and Whittier City



Zoom link will be provided later

Community of practice (COP) #6 - Friday, November 6, 2020

Registration Deadline: 2020-11-04, 12pm

Topic TBD

Google Meet link will be added closer to the event date

Learning Series Webinar 5: Leadership is an Art! - Friday, November 6, 2020

Registration deadline: 10-30-20, 12pm

Develop an understanding of the various leadership styles. Discover personality traits that help or hinder leadership. Identify strengths in leadership skills and learn to accommodate for weaknesses. Learn various methods to help build teams that work effectively. Build cohesiveness and consistency in program quality, leadership, and staff expectations.

Presented by Dr. Gale Gorke

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants 1 business day before the session.

Community of Practice #5 Meeting (WEBINAR) - Friday, November 13, 2020

Registration Deadline: 11-12-2020 at 7:00 am

COP #5 serves the following geographical areas: Compton, Culver City, Hawthorne, Inglewood, Lawndale, Lennox, and Lynwood.

Meetings will be held on Zoom until it is safe to return to face-to-face meetings.

Zoom link:

https://sccoe.zoom.us/j/91533536664

Meeting ID: 915 3353 6664

Los Angeles County Expanded Learning Advisory Committee ZOOM Meeting - Friday, November 13, 2020

ZOOM: Link will be sent closer to the event

Recognizing Trauma and Building Resilience in Youth - Monday, November 16, 2020

This workshop is a follow-up to the Trauma-Informed Practices for Schools (TIPS) training that Expanded Learning staff received in the 2019-2020 school year. It is designed to provide participants with an understanding of how to use a trauma-lens to identify the needs of students impacted by trauma as a result of COVID-19 and other traumas as well as build resilience in youth. The workshop will address the needs of all students, however it will also highlight specific strategies that relate to improving outcomes for students in foster care and other marginalized groups. Participants will receive strategies and resources that can be used in distance learning or face-to-face settings.

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants one (1) business day before the session.

The same training is offered on February 5th. 

Community of Practice (COP) #4 - Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Registration Deadline: 11-16-2020 at 12pm 

 

Topic TBD

Google Meet link will be added closer to the event date

STEAM Community of Practice(COP) - Thursday, November 19, 2020

STEAM COPs are open to all organizations and staff members wanting to build knowledge, skills, and structures that are necessary to be successful in creating a high quality STEAM learning environment.  


Participants will learn about NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards), inquiry based learning, Bloom’s Taxonomy, lesson planning, hands-on learning activities, and much more. 


The STEAM COPs will meet virtually this year, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30pm every month.  The information is geared towards Site Coordinators and Program Directors; however, Frontline staff are encouraged to attend with their site teams. 


ZOOM links will be provided prior to the meetings.


Community of Practice (COP) #6 - Friday, December 4, 2020

Registration Deadline: 2020-12-02, 12pm

Topic TBD

Google Meet link will be added closer to the event date

Community of Practice #2 - Friday, December 4, 2020

COP#2 serves the following geographical areas: East Whittier City, El Monte City, El Monte Union High, Hacienda- La Puente, Little Lake City, Los Nietos, Mountain View, Rowland, South Whittier, Valle Lindo, and Whittier City



Zoom link will be provided later

Learning Series Webinar 6: Adolescent Development & Making Healthy Choices - Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Registration deadline: 12-1-20, 12pm

Learn various stages and theories of adolescent development and the characteristics of each. Understand the decision making process and how to effectively teach adolescents the importance of making healthy choices. Learn specific intervention strategies as they relate to the different stages of adolescence and gain an understanding of these "hormonally challenged" individuals.

Presented by Dr. Gale Gorke

The webinar link will be emailed to registered participants 1 business day before the session.

STEAM Steering Committee Meeting- Thursday, December 10, 2020 - Thursday, December 10, 2020

Registration Deadline: 12-06-2020 at 12:00 pm

Be a part of our STEAM initiative by being a thought partner that will help guide LA County in supporting high quality STEAM learning opportunities for youth in Expanded Learning Programs.

 

   

Los Angeles County Expanded Learning Advisory Committee ZOOM Meeting - Friday, December 11, 2020

ZOOM: Link will be sent closer to the event

How Best to Utilize ASSIST: The EXLD Online Reporting System (hosted on Zoom) - Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Learn how to utilize the online reporting system ASSIST for attendance and fiscal reporting. Walk through an actual tutorial on submission of budgets, attendance and expenditure reports in ASSIST. We will cover: How to enter budgets, budget revisions, attendance, submitting of expenditures, entering in-direct costs, use of 5100 line for sub-contracting. What to do if you lose your password for ASSIST, how to update your contact information, and how to pull your own reports for funding allocations per school, payments, and attendance reports.  


Intended Audience: ASSIST/Fiscal Coordinators, Grant Managers, and Program Directors


The Zoom link will be sent to registered participants at least 1 business day prior to the meeting.

STEAM Community of Practice (COP) - Thursday, December 17, 2020

STEAM COPs are open to all organizations and staff members wanting to build knowledge, skills, and structures that are necessary to be successful in creating a high quality STEAM learning environment.  


Participants will learn about NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards), inquiry based learning, Bloom’s Taxonomy, lesson planning, hands-on learning activities, and much more. 


The STEAM COPs will meet virtually this year, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30pm every month.  The information is geared towards Site Coordinators and Program Directors; however, Frontline staff are encouraged to attend with their site teams. 


ZOOM links will be provided prior to the meetings.