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Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Reading Preparation

A self-paced teacher re-licensure course developed by the Minnesota Service Cooperatives.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Substitute Teacher Bundle

This course reviews some of the key elements of successful substitute teaching, as well as introductory learning to numerous technology tools. It is intended to provide substitute teachers with basic information to support teaching within a digital environment.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Substitute Teacher Technology Basics

This on-demand course provides introductory learning to numerous technology tools. It is intended to provide substitute teachers with basic information to support teaching within a digital environment.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Tune in to Substitute Teaching

Substitute teachers are a vital part of any school system and well-prepared substitutes are key for their success. This course reviews some of the key elements of successful substitute teaching.

Educational Professionals

Apr 15

11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Educational Professionals

Title I Network

2020-21 meeting dates: April 15 Due to COVID-19, meetings the first half of the school year will be virtual. As the pandemic allows, we hope to be F2F in spring of 2021. Additionally, as situations arise, more meetings may be planned to keep up with a rapidly changing educational environment. Title I virtual network meetings are 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A Zoom link will be provided.

Educational Professionals

Apr 15

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

May 13

Educational Professionals

New Teacher Virtual Network

2020-21 Meetings: April 15 May 13* Time: New Teacher virtual network meetings are 3:30-4:30 p.m. Face to face social events will be held in August and May, on the network meeting dates, if CDC guidelines allow for the group to meet. A Zoom link will be shared prior to the first meeting.

Educational Professionals

Apr 20

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Educational Professionals

Gifted & Talented Network

2020-21 meeting dates: April 20 ‍ *Virtual network meetings are 12:00-1:00 p.m. A Zoom link will be provided.

Educational Professionals

May 6

4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Educational Professionals

Special Education Virtual Network

The Special Education Network assists educators who support students with a variety of different services, modifications, and accommodations in their educational experience. As state and federal changes are made to Special Education requirements and recommendations, this network is an ideal place to connect with others who are teaching in similar programs. This network meets in a virtual environment six times throughout the school year. 2020-21 Meetings: March 4 May 6 Time: Special Education network meetings are 4-5 p.m. A Zoom link will be shared prior to the first meeting.

Educational Professionals

May 11

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Educational Professionals

Technology Coordinators Network

2020-21 meeting dates: April 6 May 11* Due to COVID-19, meetings in the first half of the school year will be virtual. As the pandemic allows, we hope to be F2F in the spring of 2021. Additionally, as situations arise, more meetings may be planned to keep up with a rapidly changing educational environment. Technology Coordinators' virtual network meetings are 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. A Zoom link will be provided.

Educational Professionals

May 11

3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Educational Professionals

Paraprofessional Virtual Network

The Paraprofessional Network is designed for those who serve in an educational support role in a variety of settings, including special education, multilingual learning, classroom or Title I support. This network is designed to provide professional development and collegial collaboration. Paraprofessional virtual network meetings are 3:30-4:30 pm A Zoom link will be shared prior to the first meeting.

Students

May 19

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

May 20

May 21

Students

YAYA Virtual Conference 2021 - Parent Registration

Young Authors Young Artists is held every spring for area 3rd - 6th grade students to introduce them to writing, illustrating and performing arts activities to ignite their creativity and foster their communication and artistry skills.

Educator Networking

May 21

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Educator Networking

Curriculum Coordinators/District Assessment Coordinators Network

The Curriculum Coordinators Network (CCN) and the District Assessment Coordinators (DAC) are two groups that often deal with similar issues. As a result, these two groups can collaborate, exchange information, and share best practices regarding curriculum, instruction, and assessment.

Educational Professionals

Jun 10

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Educational Professionals

School Nurses Virtual Network

2020-21 Meetings: June 10 Time: School Nurses network meetings are 9-10 am. As situations arise, more meetings may be planned to keep up with a rapidly changing educational environment. A Zoom link will be shared prior to the first meeting. Per Participant Fee: No cost due to COVID-19

Educational Professionals

Jun 10

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Educational Professionals

Social Workers/Counselors Virtual Network

2020-21 Meetings: April 29 June 10 Social Workers/Counselors network meetings are 9-10 am. As situations arise, more meetings may be planned to keep up with a rapidly changing educational environment. A Zoom link will be shared prior to the first meeting.

Perennial

Jun 14

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Perennial

Cultural Competency - Good Intentions Are Not Enough

Participants will learn how to address inequities and inequitable practices in their schools. Participants will meet the PELSB Cultural Competency requirements for re-licensure.

Educational Professionals

Aug 3

9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Aug 10

Aug 17

Aug 24

Sep 14

Sep 21

Sep 28

Oct 12

Educational Professionals

Standards Based Grading, Year Zero Cohort #4

Is your district exploring standards-based grading? Wanting to learn from a national expert? Then this cohort is for you!

Educational Professionals

Aug 9

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Educational Professionals

Cultural Competency - Good Intentions Are Not Enough

Participants will learn how to address inequities and inequitable practices in their schools. Participants will meet the PELSB Cultural Competency requirements for re-licensure.