"Resiliency and Trauma"
Oct
12
9:45 AM09:45

"Resiliency and Trauma"

9:45-10:00 Registration/Check in 

10:00-10:15 Welcome and Framing 

10:15-11:15 Film Showing 

“Resilience: The Biology of Stress and The Science of Hope” 

This movie shines a light on the connection between Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) and long-term health issues. It looks at the connections between children, parents, schools, and communities, and it challenges us to think about both small and big steps we can take to shift our views of each other and improve the climate our classrooms thus mitigating the impact of generational trauma. Please view a trailer HERE.

11:15-12:00 Café Conversations (part 1) 

12:00-12:30 Lunch and Networking 

12:30-1:15 Café Conversations (part 2) 

1:15-2:00 Debrief and Next Steps

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CAACE Director's Summit
Oct
19
8:45 AM08:45

CAACE Director's Summit

As the role of Director for an Adult Education Program continues to grow, we at CAACE feel the need to get all of our Directors together in order to share our success and challenges, so that we can all learn from each other.  Please join us on Friday October 19 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM in Bristol for a round table event.

Please note, this event is designed for Directors or Program Leaders.

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"Understanding the US Census" & "Marketing Your Enrichment Program"
Nov
30
9:30 AM09:30

"Understanding the US Census" & "Marketing Your Enrichment Program"

Mandated Program

9:30 - 10:00  Check in

10:00 - 12:00  Workshop "Understanding the US Census:  Immigration and Citizenship"

12:00 - 12:30  Lunch

Enrichment Program

12:00 - 12:30  Lunch and Check In

12:30 - 2:30  Marketing Your Enrichment Program

Half Day, Member:  $49;  Non-Member:  $55

Half Day, Staff of Three:  $135

Full Day, Member:  $79, Non-Member $90

Full Day, Staff of Three:  $225

REGISTER TODAY!

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Transition to College & Career (AM) and Expanding Enrichment (PM)
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Transition to College & Career (AM) and Expanding Enrichment (PM)

  • Capitol Region Education Council (CREC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Mandated Program

Transitions to College & Career

10:00 - 10:15 AM Registration & Breakfast

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM  Transitions:  Pathways and Certifications, presented by Goodwin College an Manchester Adult Education

  • Partnerships
  • Retention
  • Career Services
  • Lessons Learned
  • Replication
  • Next Horizon

12:00 - 12:30 PM  Lunch & Networking

Enrichment Program

Expanding Enrichment

12:00 - 12:30 PM Registration & Lunch

12:30 - 2:30 PM Round Table

Network with colleagues about what is hot, and what is not, as well as trouble shoot common issues.  Bring your brochures, catalogs, questions & ideas!

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ESL Innovations & Administration
Feb
2
9:30 AM09:30

ESL Innovations & Administration

ESL Innovations & Administration

Panel Presentation: Marian Bissonnette (VRABE), Susan Kocaba (ERACE), Nancy Charest (ERACE), Jennifer Smith (New London), Martha Dow (New London), Michelle Foertsch (Bristol) 

  • Career readiness integrated into the ESL classroom
  • Pathways to citizenship through community engagement
  • Building community in a climate of distrust

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM  Check in

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Workshop

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Lunch

Afternoon Session

1:00 - 3:00 PM  State Department of Education/ATDN will present a free session on Connecting College and Career Standards to Teacher Evaluation

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* Please bring your parking ticket in with you for validation

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Blended Learning in Adult Education
Dec
8
9:30 AM09:30

Blended Learning in Adult Education

Blended Learning in Adult Education

Presented by:  Geraldine Dineen

Adult Education Teacher, EASTCONN; Instructional Technology Coordinator, RHAM High School

Masters of Education: Distance Learning; Ed Leadership & Administration; Library & Info Science 

Google Certified Education: Levels 1 & 2 

  • How to leverage the power of online software and programs while maintaining the motivating power of relationships in the classroom
  • Tips on structures and strategies to engage students in individualized and scaffolded learning using mini-peer learning teams, instructor/tutor mentoring, and personal goal setting and monitoring 

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM  Check in

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Flip Your Class and Grow Your Program Options

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Lunch

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Literacy Beyond ABC & Marketing Mania
Oct
13
9:30 AM09:30

Literacy Beyond ABC & Marketing Mania

Mandated Program

Literacy Beyond ABC

Two community organizations will present resources your program can integrate to build Life Literacy skills:

  • Health Insurance Literacy
  • Financial Literacy

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM  Check in & Breakfast

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Workshop 

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Lunch

Enrichment Program

Marketing Mania

Come hear expert advice from a marketing professional about how to get the word out about your programs (both Enrichment and Mandated).  Learn about ways to package and present your offerings to a variety of audiences.

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM   Check in & Lunch

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM  Workshop

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