DCYF Workshops 2019-20

We are thrilled to be offering a wide range of workshops through San Francisco’s Department of Children, Youth, and Families during the 2019-2020 school year!

Here is a complete list of upcoming workshop we are offering through DCYF this year. We will add in the links to register a month prior to each workshop. You can also download a flyer with all of the workshop dates by clicking here.

For more information about the Math Series, click here.

Workshop Topic Date and Link to Register (when available, usually a month before the workshop) Description
4-Part Math Series, Workshop #1 Come to one, or come to all! Each workshop in this series will focus on a different set of games and activities that build Common Core-aligned math skills. Walk away with a fresh set of fun (and materials!) that you can implement that very afternoon.
Positive Behavior Guidance In this workshop we will think about what it means when youth “misbehave” and how we can better meet their needs to keep everyone positively engaged.
Parent/Caregiver Partnership: Facilitating Family Math Nights Join this Training-of-Trainers style workshop to share and learn strategies to help parents/caregivers support math learning at home. 
4-Part Math Series, Workshop #2 Come to one, or come to all! Each workshop in this series will focus on a different set of games and activities that build Common Core-aligned math skills. Walk away with a fresh set of fun (and materials!) that you can implement that very afternoon.
Self Care for Youth-Serving Professionals
  • Thursday, February 13
Join us to share and learn strategies to alleviate stress, handle tense situations, and create a work-life environment that is balanced and sustainable.
Incorporating Engaging Literacy Activities 
  • Thursday, February 27
Expanded learning programs are well-positioned to provide fun and engaging opportunities for youth to practice literacy skills. Let’s explore out how!
LGBTQ Youth Allyship Workshops (for adults)
  • Friday, February 28
Learn how to use the youth-created LGBTQ+ Youth Allyship Spark Deck at your site in this training-of-trainers style workshop. Let’s support safer spaces for our youth!
4-Part Math Series, Workshop #3 Come to one, or come to all! Each workshop in this series will focus on a different set of games and activities that build Common Core-aligned math skills. Walk away with a fresh set of fun (and materials!) that you can implement that very afternoon.
Supporting English Language Learners
  • Tuesday, March 10
After school is a great time for English Language Learners to practice their language skills in a fun, relaxed and relevant environment. Join us to share and learn how we can support our youth’s English language development.
LGBTQ Youth Allyship Workshops (for adults)
  • Thursday, March 12
Learn how to use the youth-created LGBTQ+ Youth Allyship Spark Deck at your site in this training-of-trainers style workshop. Let’s support safer spaces for our youth!
Creating Environments that Nurture Social and Emotional Learning
  • Thursday, March 19
Come to develop and choose activities that build Social and Emotional Learning skills in yourself – then transfer them to your program.
Training of Trainers (TOT) Retreats 

Full day, application required

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  • Friday, March 20
Through this retreat you will learn how to run Spark Decks workshops at your own site for your own staff. Join us for a day of rejuvenation and learning at the beautiful Westerbeke Ranch in Sonoma. 
LGBTQ Youth Allyship Workshops (for adults)
  • Monday, April 13
Learn how to use the youth-created LGBTQ+ Youth Allyship Spark Deck at your site in this training-of-trainers style workshop. Let’s support safer spaces for our youth!
LGBTQ Youth Allyship Workshops (for adults)
  • Wednesday, April 22
Learn how to use the youth-created LGBTQ+ Youth Allyship Spark Deck at your site in this training-of-trainers style workshop. Let’s support safer spaces for our youth!
4-Part Math Series, Workshop #4 Come to one, or come to all! Each workshop in this series will focus on a different set of games and activities that build Common Core-aligned math skills. Walk away with a fresh set of fun (and materials!) that you can implement that very afternoon.

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