UNICEF Kid Power

 Attention Grade 3-8 teachers!

UNICEF USA is looking for classes to take part in UNICEF Kid Power, a philanthropically funded program that empowers your students tackle global malnutrition simply by exercising and getting physically active. UNICEF Kid Power’s three-month program starts March 1, 2017 and includes the UNICEF Kid Power (fitbit) Band (which was recently featured in TIME magazine’s list of best inventions for 2016) for your entire class (and yes, they can keep their bands!) and an optional curriculum focusing on global citizenship. Interested teachers, take five minutes to apply now: http://bit.ly/UKP2016Apply.


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PECT Test Preparation Webinars

Attention PreK-4 and Dual Special Ed Students needing to take PECT exams;

The Evaluation Systems group of Pearson is pleased to invite Pennsylvania educator preparation candidates to participate in a webinar on how to prepare for Pennsylvania Educator Certification Tests (PECT).  Sessions will be held on:

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


Thursday, October 20, 2016

2:00 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.

Topics will include:

  • How to use test frameworks to prepare
  • How to use the test objectives worksheet and test preparation worksheet
  • Available preparation materials
  • The registration process, and how to check seat availability
  • How to read your PECT score report

Please see the PECT website at www.pa.nesinc.com for more information about accessing the webinar during your session of choice.

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Free Workshop- Learn Parent’s Role in IEP’s

The Drexel University Student Council for Exceptional Children and the PEAL Center are proud to host a free professional development workshop on developing strong Individual Education Program’s (IEP’s) and working effectively with school teams.

Part 1 of the 3-part series will held on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 at One Drexel Plaza (3001 Market st.), room 004. Refreshments will be served starting at 5:30. The training session will begin promptly at 6:00 pm.

In Part 1, parents will learn the basics of their child’s right to special education services, the process of developing special education plans, and the parent’s role in developing an IEP that is responsive to the goals written for their child. Bring your son or daughter’s IEP and begin the process of translating dreams you have for your child’s future into concrete elements that can be incorporated into an IEP.

You must register to attend. You can register online at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KM9XGYR or email dperry@pealcenter.org.

Developing a Strong IEP
Presented by Drexel University Student Council for Exceptional Children and the PEAL Center

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Refreshments served at 5:30 pm

Training held from 6:00pm – 8:00 pm

You can also attend the training online: https://zoom.us/j/2332759793

or by phone: 1-646-558-8656 or 1-408-638-0968 Meeting ID: 233 275 9793

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Job Fair for Volusia County Schools in Central Florida

Dear Students and Alumni;

Volusia County Public is currently recruiting teachers for the 2016-17 and upcoming 2017-18 school years . They will be hosting their Fall Instructional Job Fair on Friday, November 4.  Please note that to be considered for an invitation, all candidates must hold certification.  If interested in teaching in central Florida, please view the FLYER Nov 2016 Job fair for the available positions and instructions on how to submit your online job application and additional Job Fair information.

Good luck!

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Immediate Part-time Positions Available Immediately

Dear Students:

Our Mother of Consolation Parish School has two part-time positions, a First grade Aide &  an After-school CARES Assistant available for immediate hire.   For more information and instructions on applying, click on the following OMC JOB POSTING link.

Best of luck!




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