Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Santa Cruz County Office of Education: H-SS Framework Training (K-5)

Workshop: UCBHSSP (UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project) | May 22 | 9 a.m. |  Santa Cruz County Office of Education

 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

 Professional Development for Educators

The UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project is presenting this full day workshop for teachers, coaches and site and district leaders regarding the ew California History-Social Science Framework.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Santa Cruz County Office of Education: H-SS Framework Training (6-12)

Workshop: UCBHSSP (UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project) | May 23 | 9 a.m. |  Santa Cruz County Office of Education

 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

 Professional Development for Educators

The UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project is presenting this full day workshop for teachers, coaches and site and district leaders regarding the ew California History-Social Science Framework.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Natural Perfume Workshop with Jessica Hannah

Workshop: UC Botanical Garden | May 24 | 6-8 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Join us for this two hour beginners natural perfume workshop. You'll learn about the history and art of natural perfumes. You will create a formula with oils from around the world, including Italian bergamot, Haitian vetiver, Bulgarian rose, and more.

Beginner Natural Perfume Workshop Includes:
15 natural essential oils and absolutes to sample
Your formula blended into a .25 oz...   More >

 $85 / $75 UCBG Members

  Register online

Natural perfume workshop

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Migration and Diaspora: Summer Institute for Community College Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | May 31 – June 2, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 Shane Carter

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for Community College instructors will consider migration and diaspora from the standpoints of wide-ranging disciplines, including history, literature, anthropology, visual arts, genetics, journalism, and international law. Join your teaching colleagues in this exploration of human migrations of the distant past, causes of migration, the subjective experiences of both...   More >

 This event is for community college teachers and AP-level high school teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by May 11.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Migration and Diaspora: Summer Institute for Community College Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | May 31 – June 2, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 Shane Carter

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for Community College instructors will consider migration and diaspora from the standpoints of wide-ranging disciplines, including history, literature, anthropology, visual arts, genetics, journalism, and international law. Join your teaching colleagues in this exploration of human migrations of the distant past, causes of migration, the subjective experiences of both...   More >

 This event is for community college teachers and AP-level high school teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by May 11.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Migration and Diaspora: Summer Institute for Community College Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | May 31 – June 2, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 Shane Carter

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for Community College instructors will consider migration and diaspora from the standpoints of wide-ranging disciplines, including history, literature, anthropology, visual arts, genetics, journalism, and international law. Join your teaching colleagues in this exploration of human migrations of the distant past, causes of migration, the subjective experiences of both...   More >

 This event is for community college teachers and AP-level high school teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by May 11.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Leadership Skills Symposium - Developing World Language Teacher Leaders: Become an effective leader. Have an impact beyond your classroom!

Course: Berkeley World Language Project | June 12 | 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | 33 Dwinelle Hall

 Nancy Salsig, Co-director, Berkeley World Language Project

 Carol Sparks, Team Leader, Berkeley World Language Project

 Angela Martinez, Team member, Berkeley World Language Project

 Berkeley World Language Project, Berkeley Language Center

Learn how to lead effective meetings with colleagues, and plan an advocacy event for World Languages at your site.

 $ 0 (no fee) Registration for 3-day Leadership Symposium series

  Registration opens March 15. Register by calling Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 (X 19), or by emailing Victoria Williams at victoria@berkeley.edu by June 1.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Project-Based Language-Learning: Inquiry-based Learning for Teachers and Students of World Languages

Course: Berkeley World Language Project | June 18 | 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | 33 Dwinelle Hall

 Don Doehla, Co-director, Berkeley World Language Project

 Berkeley World Language Project, Berkeley Language Center

Develop an instructional unit incorporating the eight elements of PBLL, by creating driving questions that engage students in their own learning with a focus on target language proficiency development in all three modes of communication.

 $350 Registration for 4-day PBLL Workshop series

  Registration opens March 15. Register by calling Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 (X 19), or by emailing Victoria Williams at victoria@berkeley.edu by June 12.

Teaching Historical Thinking: A Summer Institute

Workshop: UCBHSSP (UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project) | June 18 | 9 a.m. |  UC Berkeley Campus

 Professional Development for Educators

Join UCBHSSP and Bay Area educators for this one week institute to explore how we can increase student connection to the historical narrative, the history of their communities, and themselves through a focus on project-based learning and historical thinking concepts.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Architecture: Space Power and Community: Summer Institute for k-12 Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | June 25 – 27, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for k-12 teachers will explore the interplay between built spaces, individuals, communities, and institutions. Our program will begin with recent research into how the human brain interacts with physical spaces. From there, participants will learn about a global sampling of built environments, considering spaces from perspectives such as visual arts, religious...   More >

 This event is for k-12 teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by June 20.

Ethnic Studies and the H-SS Classroom

Workshop: UCBHSSP (UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project) | June 25 | 9 a.m. |  UC Berkeley Campus

 Professional Development for Educators

This institute is funded by the Teaching with Primary Sources program of the Library of Congress. Teachers will be introduced to Ethnic Studies pedagogies and will develop a lesson utilizing primary sources from the collections of the Library of Congress.

Details available soon.

Summer Learning at the Asian Art Museum

Workshop: UCBHSSP (UC Berkeley History-Social Science Project) | June 25 | 9 a.m. |  Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

 Professional Development for Educators

During the summer of 2018, UCBHSSP willl partner with the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco to present a summer institute for 6th grade teachers.

Goals:

Evaluate the H-SS Framework and the shifts in planning and instruction it models
Refine units of instruction
Develop a lesson that centers objects and artwork as evidence
The one week institute, will take place at the Asian Art Museum...   More >

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Architecture: Space Power and Community: Summer Institute for k-12 Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | June 25 – 27, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for k-12 teachers will explore the interplay between built spaces, individuals, communities, and institutions. Our program will begin with recent research into how the human brain interacts with physical spaces. From there, participants will learn about a global sampling of built environments, considering spaces from perspectives such as visual arts, religious...   More >

 This event is for k-12 teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by June 20.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Architecture: Space Power and Community: Summer Institute for k-12 Educators

Workshop: ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies) | June 25 – 27, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Suite 510 Conference Room

 ORIAS (Office of Resources for International and Area Studies)

The 2018 Summer Institute for k-12 teachers will explore the interplay between built spaces, individuals, communities, and institutions. Our program will begin with recent research into how the human brain interacts with physical spaces. From there, participants will learn about a global sampling of built environments, considering spaces from perspectives such as visual arts, religious...   More >

 This event is for k-12 teachers.

 free

  Registration opens January 9. Register online or or by emailing Shane carter at orias@berkeley.edu by June 20.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Keys to the Communicative World Language Classroom - Strand A:: Designing Lessons for Speaking and Listening

Course: Berkeley World Language Project | September 22 | 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. |  Dwinelle Hall

 Nancy Salsig, Co-director, Berkeley World Language Project

 Berkeley World Language Project, Berkeley Language Center

Enhance the classroom use of the target language while collaborating with your World Language colleagues to create daily lessons that engage all students.

 $350 Registration for 6-Saturday Workshop series

  Registration opens March 15. Register by calling Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 (X 19), or by emailing Victoria Williams at victoria@berkeley.edu by September 7.

Keys to the Communicative World Language Classroom - Strand B:: Designing Lessons for Reading, Writing and Assessment

Course: Berkeley World Language Project | September 22 | 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. |  Dwinelle Hall

 Carol Sparks, Team Leader, Berkeley World Language Project

 Berkeley World Language Project, Berkeley Language Center

Collaborate with your World Language colleagues to design lessons that include reading, writing and assessment activities that engage all students.

 $350 Registration for 6-Saturday Workshop series

  Registration opens March 15. Register by calling Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 (X 19), or by emailing Victoria Williams at victoria@berkeley.edu by September 7.

Keys to the Communicative World Language Classroom - Strand C:: Designing Thematic Units: 2018 theme = "Caribbean Quest !"

Course: Berkeley World Language Project | September 22 | 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. |  Dwinelle Hall

 Don Doehla, Co-director, Berkeley World Language Project

 Gloria Payette, Team Leader, Berkeley World Language Project

 Berkeley World Language Project, Berkeley Language Center

Embed real world authentic resources: video, text, and multi-media in thematic units.
Incorporate diverse tech tools and proficiency-based assessments to engage all students.
Network with colleagues.

 $350 Registration for 6-Saturday Workshop series

  Registration opens March 15. Register by calling Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 (X 19), or by emailing Victoria Williams at victoria@berkeley.edu by September 7.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Saturday Seminar Series 2018-19: Emerging and Converging on Equity

Seminar: Lawrence Hall of Science: BAWP (Bay Area Writing Project) | September 29 | 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. |  Longfellow Middle School, BUSD

 1500 Derby St., Berkeley, CA 94703

 Darrick Smith, ED.D, Educational Leadership at USF

 BAMP, BASP, BAWP

Dr. Darrick Smith is an Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership at the University of San Francisco and Co-Director of the School of Education’s new Transformative School Leadership (TSL) program. His research interests include culturally responsive discipline practices; critical pedagogy; social justice leadership, and equity issues in higher education.

 

  RSVP online or by calling Vanessa Castaneda at 510-642-7154, or by emailing Vanessa Castaneda at vcastaneda@berkeley.edu by September 28.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Saturday Seminar Series 2018-19: Emerging and Converging on Equity: Mission High

Seminar: BAWP (Bay Area Writing Project) | January 26 | 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. |  Longfellow Middle School, BUSD

 1500 Derby St., Berkeley, CA 94703

 

MISSION HIGH

 BAMP, BASP, BAWP

Pirette McKamey has been an educator since 1989 and is now an Assistant Principal at Mission High. An educator for 30 years, Robert Roth teaches both History and Ethnic Studies at Mission High. Kristina Rizga is the author of Mission High: One School, how experts tried to fail it, and the students and teachers who made it triumph.

 

  RSVP online or by calling Vanessa Castaneda at 510-642-7154, or by emailing Vanessa Castaneda at vcastaneda@berkeley.edu by January 26.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Saturday Seminar Series 2018-19: Emerging and Converging on Equity: Ruth Cossey

Seminar: BAWP (Bay Area Writing Project) | March 23 | 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. |  Longfellow Middle School, BUSD

 1500 Derby St., Berkeley, CA 94703

 

Ruth Cossey

 BAMP, BASP, BAWP

Ruth Cossey teaches pre-service mathematics methods, Equity Leadership, and master degree research courses in the Mills College School of Education in Oakland, CA, where she has taught over 20 years. Her most recent research focuses on the establishment of the Oakland Urban Teacher Residency.

 

  RSVP online or by calling Vanessa Castaneda at 510-642-7154, or by emailing Vanessa Castaneda at vcastaneda@berkeley.edu by March 23.