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Friday, January 18
 

9:20am

Car 101
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What to check for on a daily basis and when your car won't start. How to properly change a tire.Battery testing. Battery Service. Jump starting  

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
M-17 Auto Shop

9:20am

Clear Your Clutter
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Clutter is anything that no longer serves you and stands in the way of you being the person that you want to be or doing the things that you want to do! Do you want to clear the clutter in your life and free yourself to be your best while freeing up time to do the things that really matter? Would you like to get and stay organized? In this class we will identify your organization needs and how to overcome the roadblocks to clearing clutter. You will learn skills and systems for managing your paper and possessions.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
C-18

9:20am

Community Interpreting
Limited Capacity seats available

Are you at site where you have several families that are limited English proficient? The Community Interpreter program would be a benefit for your site. You will be able to send a Qualified Bilingual Staff (QBS) that is at least at the Tier 2 level or your school liaison to a training this summer to be trained as a community interpreter. Please come to one of our 4 sessions to learn about this great opportunity! To learn more about the community interpreter click here.

Speakers
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mireya perez

District Interpreter/Translator, ELC


Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
E-13

9:20am

Culturally Sensitive Practices for Interventions
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This course will cover culturally sensitive practices for academic and behavioral interventions in our school and teach participants how to (1) be culturally sensitive and aware when students exhibit concerns with attendance, behavior, and/or academics, (2) distinguish social cues between different ethnic backgrounds which may otherwise be confused as neglect and/or carelessness towards their children, (3) analyze meaningful interventions that will help students perform better academically, (4) improve school connectedness, (5) consider and review current research and date that supports higher level functioning and improve results for students in the classroom.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
D-12

9:20am

Cyber Threats today & Online Safety
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Cyber threats surround and impact us daily. Attendees will be exposed to the current cyber threat landscape and risks including the IOT (internet of things) phishing attacks, business email take overs and mobile devices.   We will transition to local and individual threats and finish with prevention and best practices.  The goal is to provide attendees with the tools necessary to recognize risks and appropriately respond. 

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
D-11

9:20am

Google Basics
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Come and learn the ins and outs of using the Google platform. We will discuss Gmail, Google Drive and Google calendar

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
D-13

9:20am

Immigration - The Trauma of Seperated Families
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 "Supporting students impacted by family separation due to immigration policy," and will cover: current policy (district, local, state, & federal level); the social & emotional impact of current climate; as well as local resources available (within and outside of the district) to help support our students. 

Speakers
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Beatriz Barron

Vista Unified School District


Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
C-20

9:20am

Mindful Meditation
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In our busy, “automatic pilot” lives, we may find that we crave opportunities to be mindful. In this program, participants will examine the focus of mindful meditation, define it, explore what it is and isn’t, identify its benefits, discuss data that supports mindful meditation and have an opportunity to experience it.  After the 1 hour presentation, it will be followed by 20 minutes of meditation.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
D-17

9:20am

PERS
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Overview of the PERS retirement system and what benefits are available after retirement.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
E-17

9:20am

Practical Strategies for Working with Challenging Behaviors
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A show and tell of real life behavior challenges that we face in our classrooms, as well as practical strategies that you will be able to implement with your own students within a variety of settings. 

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
C-19

9:20am

Resiliency for Working Parents
Limited Capacity seats available

Today’s working parent needs to build resiliency in order to prevent burnout. This class will give you the tools to manage stress while maintaining a sense of work and family life balance.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
D-18

9:20am

Soul Line Dancing
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Wish you knew how to dance? Well here is your chance. This Soul Line Dance class is great for beginners and experienced dancers of all ages. Come learn to rock Soul Line Dances choreographed to to popular R&B, Jazz, Latin, and old school tunes. Want to make your body smile and get fit while having fun? No experience required.  

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
N-11

9:20am

Suicide Intervention/Prevention/Response
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This course will cover the Signs of Suicide (SOS), how to ACT: Acknowledge, Care and Tell, our suicide prevention, intervention and response policy, completing a suicide risk assessment, resources for school, students and parents.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
C-12

9:20am

The Bookends of Behavior: Antecedent Based Interventions and Reinforcement
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Would you like to learn how you can decrease problematic behaviors while increasing behaviors you want to see? What we do before and after a challenging behavior is instrumental in effecting behavior change. This workshop will provide you with both proactive antecedent strategies to prevent challenging behaviors, as well as reinforcement strategies to strengthen and maintain desired behaviors. 

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
E-14

9:20am

VUSD Educational Technology Overview
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will highlight important district educational technology utilized in VUSD including Google, i-Ready, Cloud Connect, Hapara and Aeries. This session will also emphasize the district push to be a leader in the community for digital citizenship and cyber safety awareness and education. This will be a hands on session using chromebooks.

Friday January 18, 2019 9:20am - 10:40am
F-11

10:50am

Getting to Know the Personnel Commission & CSEA Contract
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The Personnel Commission and CSEA work together to support and advocate for our classified employees. Come to this session to learn more about your rights and opportunities within VUSD.

Friday January 18, 2019 10:50am - 12:10pm
C-11