Calendar Of Events

Workshops, Professional Development, Training, Webinars, Conventions & Events!

Workshops listed below are either professional development days contracted by school districts and organizations OR workshops that are open to the public.

Events are being continually booked – click here to receive our eNewsletter for the latest information. Additionally, you may call us at 866.851.2415 or click here to contact us for more information about any of these events.

Click HERE to request information about Workshops within your school district or organization.

FREE WEBINARS!

CLICK ON THE LINK(S) BELOW to view FREE webinars presented by Maryellen Rooney Moreau. These webinars are archived on Advanceweb and you must register/log in on AdvanceWeb for Speech Pathologists to have access to the webinars (registration is FREE).

Workshops, Professional Development and Conventions!

SGM Character IconWorkshops with the “Character” icon are open to the public; just click on registration link. All other workshops are contracted with School Districts and organizations. Or, see WORKSHOPS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC page.

May 2017

May 2-3 SGM® Certification Module I* - LIMITED TO 10 PARTICIPANTS; Location: MindWing Concepts, Inc. Springfield Technical Community College Technology Park, 1 Federal Street #103-1, Springfield, MA 01105; Presenter: Maryellen Rooney Moreau; 2-day workshop, Small group intensive, *EXPERT level

May 4 Integrating Technology Tools with Braidy, The Storybraid®, SGM® and ThemeMaker®*, Presenter: Sean J. Sweeney; Location: MindWing Concepts, Inc. Springfield Technical Community College Technology Park, 1 Federal Street #103-1, Springfield, MA 01105


ABOVE MAY WORKSHOPS Available as Package — Click Here


Previous Workshops 2016

January 2016

January 28-29Salem Keizer Public Schools, Salem, OR
January 27-29Willamette Educational Service District, Salem, OR

March 2016

March 4 – Rhode Island Speech Language Hearing Association, Warwick, RI

April 2016

April 1Central New York Speech Language Hearing Association, Skaneateles, NY
April 28-29North Carolina Speech Language Hearing Association Conference, Raleigh, NC
April 30Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

May 2016

May 4 & 5 - Ludlow Public Schools, Ludlow, MA
May 26Family Literacy Night at Wolf Swamp Road Elementary School, Longmeadow, MA

June 2016

June 2 - Ludlow Public Schools, Ludlow, MA
June 9Wilbraham & Monson Academy, Wilbraham, MA
June 20-21Baltimore City Schools, Baltimore, MA

July 2016

July 7-9 – American Speech Language Hearing Association Connect Conference (formerly ASHA SCHOOLS), Minneapolis, MN

Friday, July 8, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM — Story Grammar Marker: Helping Students Meet the Challenges of Expository Text (LAN3)

July 25-26 – Pinellas County Schools, Largo, FL

August 2016

August 1 – Grant Wood Area Education Agency, Cedar Rapids, IA
August 25 – Norris School, Southampton, MA
August 29-30 – Kelowna, British Columbia

September 2016

September 21 – Webinar, “Story Grammar Marker®: 2 Things That Set It Apart!”

October 2016

October 19 – FREE WEBINAR — 5 Elements of the Critical Thinking Triangle® in Action!

October 25 — “Help Me Tell My Story!” – The Reading Institute, Williamstown, MA
October 25 — “How to Make a ‘Cold’ Retelling ‘Hot!’” – The Reading Institute, Williamstown, MA

 

Previous Workshops 2015

December 2015

December 1New York City Department of Education, Manhattan, NY

December 2  New York City Department of Education, Brooklyn, NY

December 3 – New York City Department of Education, Queens, NY

November 2015

November 12-15 - American Speech, Language, Hearing Convention – Denver CO

  • ASHA Presentation: Talking About Writing an Argument: Oral Language Strategies, View Presentation Here, Linda Lafontaine and Maryellen Rooney Moreau

  • ASHA Presentation: The Sixth Pillar of Reading: Knowledge Development Through Discourse Strategies, View Presentation Here, Maryellen Rooney Moreau

November 18-20 – Milestones Day School & Transitions Program, Waltham, MA

October 2015

October 10 Oral Language Development: The Foundation of Literacy – Woolfolk Lecture Series
Communication Disorders Program at Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX

October 12Narrative Development with Story Grammar Marker® and Braidy the StoryBraid®
Jackson-Keller Elementary School, San Antonio, TX

October 15-16 Montana Speech Language Hearing Fall Conference, Billings, MT

October 26-27 Discourse, Language and Reaching Struggling Readers – The Collaborative, Northampton, MA - Presenters: Ken Pransky and Maryellen Rooney Moreau

September 2015

September 19 Tools for Building Social and Executive Functioning Through Technology — Presenter: Sean J. Sweeney, M.S., M.Ed. CCC-SLP: Universities at Shady Grove University of Maryland, Rockville, MD

August 2015

August 10-11Oral Discourse Strategies – Pinellas County Public Schools, Largo, FL

August 17-18 SGM® Certification Module I* - Ely Center, 84 Rowe St, Newton, MA 02466
Small group intensive, EXPERT level

August 19 Integrating Technology Tools with Braidy, The Storybraid®, SGM® and ThemeMaker®*, Presenter: Sean J. Sweeney; Ely Center, 84 Rowe St, Newton, MA

August 26SGM® Back-to-School Boot Camp – ONLINE WORKSHOP!

July 2015

July 21-22 Discourse, Language and Reaching Struggling Readers - STCC Technology Park, 1 Federal Street, Springfield, MA; Presenters: Ken Pransky and Maryellen Rooney Moreau.

June 2015

June 2Help Me Tell My Story! Social Communication Development through Narrative-Based Intervention, Riviera Parque, 2800 Highway 7 WEST, Vaughan, Ontario, L4K 1W8
Sponsored By York Region District School Board

May 2015

May 1 Social Communication Development through Narrative-Based Intervention
Room 202 in Gilchrist Hall, Johns Hopkins University, Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD

April 2015

April 24 The “Core” of the Core: Using Story Grammar Marker® to Support Students in Meeting Grade-Level Common Core State Standards
Presenter: Maryellen Rooney Moreau, MEd, CCC-SLP, Cromwell, CT

March 2015

March 6 - Narrative Development with Story Grammar Marker® and Braidy the StoryBraid®
East Windsor Public Schools, East Windsor, CT

February 2015

February 20 - Narrative Development with Story Grammar Marker® and Braidy the StoryBraid®
East Windsor Public Schools, East Windsor, CT

February 25 – Story Grammar Marker® Boot Camp – FREE WEBINAR!

January 2015

January 13 - Narrative & Expository Text Development & Data Collection
Washington Irving H.S., 40 Irving Place, New York, NY

January 14 - Narrative & Expository Text Development & Data Collection
Clara Barton H.S., 901 Classon Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

January 15 - Narrative & Expository Text Development & Data Collection
Q174 65-10 Dieterle Crescent, Forest Hills, NY

January 22-23 - Narrative Development with the Story Grammar Marker®
Adlai Stephenson Educational H.S. Campus, ‎1980 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx, NY

Previous Workshops 2014

December 2014

December 8-9 — Story Grammar Marker®® Certification Module 1
Presenter: Maryellen Rooney Moreau, M.Ed., CCC-SLP, ELY Center, Newton, MA

December 10 — Integrating Technology Tools with Braidy, The StoryBraid®, SGM® and ThemeMaker®, Presenter: Sean J. Sweeney, ELY Center, Newton, MA

November 2014

November 10-14 — Orange County Public Schools – Orlando, FL

November 15
Florida Educators For The Deaf & Hard of Hearing Conference– Lake Mary, FL
Presentation: Holding Stories in Your Hand: Improving Language & Communication in DHH Students Who Use ASL

November 20-22 — American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention – Orlando Convention Center, FL, Exhibit Booth 1635

ASHA Presentations:

Holding Stories in Your Hand: Improving Language & Communication in DHH Students Who Use ASL

Overcoming the 3rd- & 4th-Grade Slump: Blending Narrative & Expository Text In Children’s Literature

Literacy Night: “Letting Swift River Go” Timelines, Problem/Solution, Perspective-Taking, Opinion & Argument

October 2014

October 15 — Braidy the StoryBraid® Early Literacy & Social Emotional Growth
ELY Center, Newton, MA

October 16
Integrating Technology Tools with Braidy, The Storybraid®®, SGM® and ThemeMaker®
ELY Center, Newton, MA

October 20 — The “Core” of the Core: Using Story Grammar Marker® To Support Common Core State Standards, Capitol Area Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Albany, NY

October 27-28 — Discourse, Language and Reaching Struggling Readers – Northampton, MA

September 2014

New York City Board of Education – Staten Island, NY
Narrative Development with Story Grammar Marker®

August 2014

Pinellas County Public Schools – Largo, FL
Story Grammar Marker® Certification – ELY Center Newton, MA
Integrating Technology with Story Grammar Marker® and ThemeMaker® - ELY Center Newton, MA

July 2014

Story Grammar Marker® Certification – ELY Center Newton, MA
Integrating Technology with Story Grammar Marker® and ThemeMaker® - ELY Center Newton, MA

June 2014

Baltimore City Schools – Baltimore, Maryland
Social Thinking Providers’ Conference – San Francisco, CA

January 2014

New York City Board of Education – Staten Island, NY
Talk to Write, Write to Learn™ and Data Collection
New York City Board of Education – Bronx, NY
Narrative Development with Story Grammar Marker®

New York City Board of Education – Manhattan, NY
Data Collection & Progress Monitoring with SGM®
New York City Board of Education – Brooklyn, NY

Data Collection & Progress Monitoring with SGM®
New York City Board of Education – Queens, NY

Data Collection & Progress Monitoring with SGM®

Previous Workshops 2013

May 2013

Social Communication and Social Learning Workshop – Yeled V'Alda – Brooklyn, NY
Baltimore County Schools – Baltimore, MD

Story Grammar Marker® Workshop - Capital Area Speech-Language and Hearing Association (CASHA) in Albany, NY, Friday, May 10th, 2013 from 8:30-4:00 p.m.

New York City Board of Education – Brooklyn, NY

April 2013

Story Grammar Marker® Workshop at Children's Hospital Minneapolis - Open to All!

Developing Language & Literacy with the Story Grammar Marker® presented by Maryellen Rooney Moreau, M.Ed. CCC-SLP, creator of the SGM®, held on Friday, April 26, 2013 from 8am-4:30pm at Children's Hospital – Minneapolis, MN.

Social Thinking Providers' Conference – Chicago, IL
The Critical Thinking Triangle of the Story Grammar Marker® by Maryellen Rooney Moreau

Churchhill School and Center 301 East 29th St. New York, NY 10016
Workshop Sponsored by Adler, Molly, Gurland LLC

Literacy How – New Haven, CT

March 2013

New York City Board of Education – Brooklyn, NY
New York City Board of Education – Queens, NY<
Worcester Public Schools – Worcester, MA

February 2013

Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA
Newtown Public Schools – Newtown, CT
Pinellas County Public Schools – Clearwater, FL
Social Thinking Providers' Conference - Grapevine, TX
Worcester Public School – Worcester, MA

January 2013

New York City Board of Education – Manhattan, NY
Orange County Public Schools– Orlando, FL
WORKSHOP IN VANCOUVER, WA – OPEN TO ALL
The “Core” of the Core: Using Story Grammar Marker® to Support Common Core State Standards

December 2012

NYSSLHA Buffalo, NY

Previous Workshops 2012

November 2012

Social Thinking Providers’ Conference – Boston, MA
American Speech, Language & Hearing Association Convention – Atlanta, GA
Manchester Public Schools – Manchester, CT

October 2012

Cheyenne Public School - Cheyenne, WY
GOSSLP - Dalton, Georgia

Nova Scotia Teacher’s Union – Nova Scotia
Hampden Wilbraham School District – Wilbraham, MA

September 2012

Baltimore County Schools – Baltimore, MD
Orange County Public Schools - Orlando, FL
Social Thinking Providers’ Conference – Minneapolis, MN
FREE WEBINAR: The “Core” of the Core: Story Grammar Marker® and the Common Core State Standards
This is a webinar produced by Advance for SLPs.

August 2012

Pinellas County Public Schools – Largo, FL
Baltimore City Public Schools – Baltimore, MD

July 2012

Simmons College – Boston, MA
The “Core” of the Core: Using Story Grammar Marker® to Support Students in Meeting Grade-Level Common Core State Standards – Natick, MA

May 2012

Toronto School Board – Toronto, ON<
Oxford Public Schools – Oxford, MA
Baltimore City Schools – Baltimore, MD

April 2012

Baltimore City Schools – Baltimore, MD
Oxford Public Schools – Oxford, MA

February 2012

Pinellas County Public Schools – Largo, FL
Wilton Public Schools – Wilton, CT
Leap Into Expository Text -- Archived Webinar (originally conducted February 29th, 2012)

January 2012

Orange County Public Schools – DHH Program Orlando, FL
Macomb Intermediate School District – Utica, MI
Baltimore City Public Schools – Baltimore, MD

Previous Workshops 2011

December 2011

Orange County Public Schools, Orlando FL

November 2011

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention – San Diego, CA, Exhibit Booth #624, “Making Connections: The Critical Thinking Triangle® of Story Grammar Marker®
Middletown Public Schools – Middletown, CT
Hamden Public Schools – Hamden, CT
The Lab School – Washington, D.C.

October 2011

British Columbia Association of SLPs Conference – Victoria, BC, Canada, “The Social-Academic Connection – Narrative Intervention in School and Life”

September 2011

Montreal Fluency Center – Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Orange County Public Schools DHH – Orlando, FL

August 2011

Pinellas County Public Schools – Largo, FL
Middletown Public Schools – Middletown, CT
Hamden Public Schools – Hamden, CT

July 2011

The Social-Academic Connection: Story-Based Intervention for Social Communication & Social Learning Challenges, Cromwell, CT
Narrative and Expository Writing with the Story Grammar Marker®, Natick, MA

June 2011

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD, Carrolton, TX
Hampden-Wilbraham School District, Wilbraham, MA
Social Thinking Providers’ Conference, San Francisco, CA

May 2011

Stern Center for Language and Learning, South Burlington, VT
Danbury Public Schools, Danbury, CT

April 2011

Columbia Regional Program Portland, OR

February 2011

Littleton Public Schools Littleton, CO
Pinellas County Public Schools Clearwater, FL
Orange County Public Schools Orlando, FL

January 2011

Macomb Intermediate School District Clinton Township, MI
Willamette Educational Service District Salem, OR

Previous Workshops 2010

December 2010

MindWing Workshop (Part 2) Springfield, MA
Social Thinking Tools for the Classroom and Therapy Setting Freeport, ME
Joint School District No. 2 Meridian Schools Meridian, ID
Classroom Demonstrations & Consultations Stratford, CT

November 2010

American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention – Philadelphia, PA
Head Start “Braidy the StoryBraid®” Workshop Springfield, MA

October 2010

Stern Center for Language & Learning – Williston, VT
Spokane Public Schools – Spokane, WA
Willamette Education Service District – Salem, OR
Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, MA 01105

September 2010

Cherokee County School District – Canton, GA
Manchester Public Schools – Manchester, CT
Orange County Public Schools – Speech Language Pathologists – Orlando, FL
Orange County Public Schools – Teachers of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing – Orlando, FL

August 2010

Cherokee County School District – Canton, GA
Currey Ingram Academy – Nashville, TN
Pinellas County Public Schools – Largo, FL
Miami Elementary School, Lafayette School Corporation – Lafayette, IN
Eastern Connecticut State University – Willimantic, CT
Lincoln County School District #2 – Thayne, WY
Richmond Elementary School, Salem-Keizer School District – Salem, OR

July 2010

Summer Workshop in New England, The Autism Collection Workshop: It’s All About the Story & Making Connections, Springfield, MA

June 2010

Social Thinking Providers Conference – San Francisco, CA
Orlando, FL
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

May 2010

Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

April 2010

Stratford Public Schools – Stratford, CT
Juniper Park Elementary School – Westfield, MA
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

March 2010

Best Practices Conference – Atlanta, GA
Southwick-Tolland School District – Southwick, MA
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

February 2010

Holyoke, Chicopee, Springfield Head Start – Springfield, MA
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA
Salem-Keizer School District – Salem, OR

January 2010

Macomb Intermediate School District – Clinton Township, MI
Lincoln County School District #2 – Afton, WY
Southwick-Tolland School District – Southwick, MA
Ludlow Public Schools - Ludlow, MA

Previous Workshops 2009

December 2009

Orange County Public Schools - Orando, FL
Ludlow Public Schools - Ludlow, MA

November 2009

North Inland SELPA - Escondito, CA
William's Syndrome Conference - Newton, MA
Ludlow Public Schools - Ludlow, MA
American Speech, Language & Hearing Association National Convention - New Orleans, LA

October 2009

Old Lyme Public Schools- Old Lyme, CT
Hofstra University - Long Island, NY
Levittown School District - Long Island, NY
ConnBIDA’s Response to Reading Intervention conference - Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT
Ludlow Public Schools - Ludlow, MA

September 2009

Holyoke Public Schools - Holyoke, MA
Polk County Public Schools - Bartow, FL

August 2009

Cherokee County School District - Canton, GA
The Parish School - Houston, TX
Pinellas County School District - Tampa, FL
Macomb Intermediate School District - Clinton Township, MI
Orange County Public Schools - Orlando, FL
Old Lyme Public School - Old Lyme, CT
PAVE Academy - Brooklyn, NY
Hampden-Wilbraham School District - Wilbraham, MA

July 2009

Simmons College - Boston, MA

June 2009

Miami Elementary School - Lafayette, IN
Albany BOCES - Albany, NY
Shira HEad Start- Brooklyn, NY

April 2009

Thames Valley District School Board – London, Ontario, Canada

March 2009

Michigan Speech, Language & Hearing Conference (www.michiganspeechhearing.org) – Dearborn, MI

February 2009

New Canaan Public Schools – New Canaan, CT
South Carolina Speech, Language & Hearing Conference - Myrtle Beach, SC

January 2009

Clark County School District – Las Vegas, NV
Orange County Public Schools – Orlando, FL
Macomb Intermediate School District – Clinton Township, MI
The Friendship School – Waterbury, CT
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

Previous Workshops 2008

December 2008

Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

November 2008

American Speech and Hearing Association Convention 2008 – Chicago, IL
Amherst Public Schools – Amherst, MA
Branford Public Schools – Branford, CT
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA
Yeled v’Yalda Early Childhood Center – Brooklyn, NY
Cobb County Schools – Marietta, GA

October 2008

Massachusetts Speech, Language, Hearing Association – Norwood, MA
Ludlow Public Schools - Ludlow, MA
East Valley School District - Spokane, WA

September 2008

Back-to-School Professional Development Georgia Learning Resource System – Atlanta, GA
Spokane Public Schools – Spokane, WA
Salem-Keizer School District – Salem, OR

August 2008

Back-to-School Professional Development
Greenville County Schools – Greenville, SC
Chicopee Public Schools – Chicopee, MA
Granite School District – Salt Lake City, UT
Macomb Intermediate School District – Clinton Township, MI
Orange County Public Schools – Orlando, FL
Pinellas County Public Schools – Tampa, FL

July 2008

Cobb County Schools – Marietta, GA
Simmons College – Boston, MA

June 2008

City of Hartford Mayor’s Office of Young Children – Hartford, CT
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA

May 2008

Georgia Learning Resource System – Atlanta, GA
Capitol Region Education Council – Hartford, CT
Webcast Follow-Up: Georgia Learning Resource System – Atlanta, GA

April 2008

Littleton Public Schools – Littleton, CO
Albany BOCES –Albany, NY

March 2008

Georgia Learning Resource System – Atlanta, GA
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA
Southwick-Tolland Public Schools – Southwick, MA
Tantasqua and Union 61 – Fiskdale, MA
International Dyslexia Association of New York – New York, NY
Thames Valley District School Board – London, Ontario, Canada

February 2008

San Diego Unified School District – San Diego, CA
Lafayette School Corporation – Lafayette, IN
Long Island Speech Language Hearing Association – Mastic Beach, NY

January 2008

Zanetti Montessori Magnet School – Springfield, MA
Clark County School District – Las Vegas, NV
Orange County Public Schools – Orlando, FL

Previous Workshops 2007

December 2007

Webster Hill Elementary School – Bridgeport, CT
William Floyd School District – Mastic Beach, LI
Piedmont Speech and Hearing Consortium – Greenville, SC

November 2007

Clark County School District – Las Vegas, NV
Community Partnerships for Children – Ludlow, MA
American Speech, Language & Hearing Association Convention – Boston, MA
Classic Rehab – Lakewood, NJ


MindWing has presented at the following States’ American Speech, Language & Hearing Association Conferences:
Idaho, Colorado, Utah, Montana, Washington, California, Texas, Louisiana, Florida, South Carolina, Virginia, New York, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, New Jersey, Long Island, Ohio, Rhode Island, Nevada, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Pennsylvania

In addition to the above locations MindWing has also provided Professional Development for…

Boston Public Schools – Boston, MA
New York City Board of Education – Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, NY
Fairfax County Public Schools – Fairfax, VA
San Diego Unified School District
Springfield Public Schools – Springfield, MA
Westfield Public Schools – Westfield, MA
Northampton Public Schools – Northampton, MA
Ludlow Public Schools – Ludlow, MA
School for Accelerated Learning – Waltham, MA
Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions – Boston, MA
Fredricksburg Public Schools, Fredricksburg, VA
South Carolina Board of Education
Jackson Public Schools, Jackson, Mississippi
Baylor University – Waco, TX
Corpus Christi ISD- Corpus Christi, TX
Southeastern Massachusetts Educational Collaborative
Horizon Academy - Roeland Park, Kansas
The Reading Institute – Williamstown, MA
William’s Syndrome Conference – Grand Rapids, MI

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