Professional Learning




NGSS Rollout #4 Events

September 12–13, 2017: Alameda County Office of Education (DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION SEPT 1, 2017)

December 4–5, 2017: Santa Clara County Offices of Education (DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION NOV 27, 2017)

I would strongly recommend that your district assembles a team of 2-3 people (including one administrator) to attend one of these rollout events. Register here.

The focus of this NGSS Rollout is learning how to use the California State Science Framework to implement the NGSS (download flier here).

"Accelerating to NGSS" Conference

March 28–29, 2018
SMCOE, 101 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City

The purpose of this conference is to assist districts without much exposure to NGSS to prepare for full NGSS implementation during the 2018–2019 school year.
Registration has not opened yet, so please stay tuned!


Health Connected Trainings

November 30 – December 1:  Teen Talk Trainings - Middle School and High School
March 7:  Puberty Talk Training
March 12 – 13:  Teen Talk Trainings - Middle School and High School
March 15:  Teen Talk High School Refresher Training

SMCOE, 101 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City

These upcoming trainings are designed to provide teachers and youth providers working with students ages 10–18 with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to be exceptional health educators. All of Health Connected's curricula are aligned with the CA Health Education Content Standards and fulfill the CA Education Code requirements for teaching sex education. Join us for one, two, or three days of training to learn how to implement comprehensive sexuality education to ensure that your school is in compliance with the new CA Healthy Youth Act. By the end of these trainings, you'll be poised, prepped, and energized to implement Health Connected's Puberty Talk, Teen Talk Middle School, or Teen Talk High School program in your school or youth program.