UPCOMING DEADLINE- Teacher Leadership Fund COVID-19 Response Grants
The deadline is approaching for the the Teacher Leadership Fund COVID Response Grants for projects which specifically address issues arising from the closure period. Up to thirty $5,000 grants available for projects running between July and September. Applications due May 15th.
NEW- Haitian Educators Committee Meeting: TODAY, May 12, 4:30PM
Please contact Bianca Pierre to RSVP. The Haitian Educators Committee is ready to assist any BTU educator who is trying to reach a family and is struggling due to a language barrier. The members of our Committee want to help!
Virtual Student Debt Clinic: TONIGHT, May 12, 4:30PM – 6:30PM
Please join us for a Virtual Student Debt Clinic.
NEW- Introduction to Haitian History: May 15, 2:00PM – 3:30PM
Join Steve Desrosiers for this presentation on the early history of Haiti.
NEW- Ethics and Equity in a Global Pandemic: May 20, 3:30PM
Join us as we connect with AFT members and specialized instructional support providers (SISPs) to learn and share strategies for meeting ethics and equity challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic with speech, nursing, social work, psychology, therapy and more.
NEW- Helping Children Regulate Emotions During Challenging Times: May 21, 4:00PM
In this webinar, Marc Brackett will share a four-step process to help adults be emotionally intelligent role models for children and teach them key strategies that support healthy self-regulation.
Para Informational Meeting: May 21, 4:30PM
Please use this link to register and you will be sent a Zoom meeting link to join prior to the meeting.
Wellness Resources for COVID-19
The City of Boston Wellness Committee has compiled resources and made new partnerships to help you navigate your well-being during this time.
Register for FirstBook
BTU members can use this form to request individual access codes and pin numbers. Each student with an access code and pin number can select 10 e-books to download! This is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.