May Fitness Sessions at Oakridge
May is National Physical Fitness & Sports Month – Join Oakridge Elementary PTA 2Fit2Quit for a series of ADULT ONLY workout sessions throughout the month to celebrate YOUR Health and Wellness! With a mixture of intensity levels, there is sure to be something for everyone!
Oakridge Elementary School Gymnasium
Tue, May 10 (SpecOps Fitness Training)
Tue, May 17 (Mind Your Body Oasis stretching/pilates)
Tue, May 24 (Golds Gym – 30 minute GRIT class and 30 minute rumba dance)
Tue, May 31 (Eat Yoga Drink with Erin Sonn – all levels vinyasa flow)
Classes are free with a suggested donation of $10/per person per session (proceeds will be benefit the kinesthetic classrooms at Oakridge – visit http://www.foxdc.com/news/2263864-story to see what we are doing to incorporate more movement into our classrooms! For addition information or more sponsorship opportunities, email Oakridgehealth@gmail.com.
Call for Victoria D. de Sánchez Hispanic Teacher of the Year Award Nominations
Applications and nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Victoria D. de Sánchez Hispanic teacher of the Year Award for Northern Virginia. The award was created as a partnership between the Hispanic Youth Foundation of Northern Virginia and Marymount University and recognizes an exemplary Hispanic teacher who strives to improve the lives of children and their communities through education. Nomination packets must be received by Mon, May 16. Details of the applicant qualifications and the nomination process are available online at www.hispanicyouthfoundationnova.org.
Non-APS Professional Learning Opportunities Webpage
The Professional DevelopmentOffice maintains a webpage that lists a variety of learning opportunities that are being offered outside of APS. You can also view a brief screencast that outlines the information available on the webpage and how to navigate to the page. There are online and face-to-face learning opportunities, college courses, degree programs, institutes, workshops, and conferences. Professional Development does not endorse any of the programs that are listed on the page but it is a great place to start looking for something that interests you. If you have any questions please contact the Professional Development Office.
Professional Development Opportunities for Instructional Employees
View the online catalog of professional learning opportunities. APS uses Electronic Registrar Online (ERO) to manage the online registration for professional learning offerings. Users log in and search for offerings by title, date, curriculum category, credit type, or keyword. Use this tip sheet to help you log into ERO.
Need a University Course?
Click here to view listings of non-APS professional learning opportunities.