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Educational Professionals
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1st and 2nd Grade-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for 1st and 2nd grade teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
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Educational Professionals

3rd and 4th Grade-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for 3rd and 4th grade teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
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Educational Professionals

5th and 6th-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for 5th and 6th grade teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Counselor/Social Worker-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Counselors and Social Workers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Curriculum Coordinators-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Curriculum Coordinators. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

District Assessment Coordinators-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for District Assessment Coordinators. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Elementary SPED-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Elementary SPED teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Elementary Specialists-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Elementary Specialists (Art, Music, PE). The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Gifted/Talented-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Gifted/Talented teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Health Office-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Health Office workers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Kindergarten-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Kindergarten teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Middle/High Literature/Communications-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Middle and High School Literature and Communication teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Middle/High SPED-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Middle and High School SPED teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Multi-lingual Learners (K-12)-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Multi-lingual Learner teachers. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Perennial
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Perennial

Perennial - Tier 2 & 3 - Series

For new classroom teachers-Tier three-and candidates with a BA degree who are enrolled in a teacher preparation program, or with a masters degree-Tier two. This program offers live sixty to ninety minute webinars with experts to help you start your career out on the right foot and find success.

Perennial
Ongoing

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Perennial

Perennial - Tier 4 - Series

For experienced classroom teachers, the program offers a four-week course and live sixty to ninety minute webinars with teaching experts in the required relicensure areas.

Perennial
Ongoing

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Perennial

Perennial - Tier I - Series

Training for candidates with a BA degree, unless teaching Career and Tech Ed or Career Pathways. The program offers four-week courses and live sixty to ninety minute webinars to help those new to the education field find success.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Technology Coordinators/IT-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Technology Coordinators/IT Support. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Technology Integrationist-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Technology Integrationists. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Educational Professionals
Ongoing

Online

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Educational Professionals

Title I-Virtual Professional Learning Network

This network is designed for Title I educators. The purpose of our Resource Virtual PLN’s is to support regional teachers as they navigate uncharted waters in regards to distance learning. Our PLN’s provide space for professionals to come together, collaborate, and support each other in transitioning to equitable distance learning for our students.

Perennial
Sat

Apr

4

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - PBIS Training - Webinar

In this ninety minute webinar, participants will learn about positive behavior interventions and supports. This session is hosted by Northern Region PBIS Coordinator, Erin Engness.

Educator Networking
Mon

Apr

6

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2020
Educator Networking

PBIS Network

The PBIS network supports schools as they implement Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports PBIS. We will talk about current research, share implementation ideas, discuss best practice, and problem solve barriers. The agenda will be collaboratively developed by the group and facilitated by Erin Engness, Northern Region PBIS Coordinator.

Perennial
Tue

Apr

7

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Examining Student Work - Webinar

In this ninety-minute webinar, participants will learn how to examine student work to make instructional decisions. Various models for professional discussions within professional learning communities will be shared.

Health & Safety
Wed

Apr

8

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2020
Health & Safety

Registered Unlicensed Electrical Training

This course covers the two hour training requirement for continuing education units needed for Unlicensed Electrical Workers.

Educator Networking
Thu

Apr

9

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2020
Educator Networking

English Language Development Network

The English Language Development Network provides professional connecting opportunities for ELD teachers and coordinators who support students and families by way of ELD curriculum development, program models, instruction, and assessment.

Perennial
Tue

Apr

14

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Suicide Prevention - Webinar

This webinar addressed the required components of suicide training for teacher licensure renewal. Participants will explore current research on brain development, suicide, and what to do if someone is at risk for suicide.

Perennial
Tue

Apr

14

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Mental Health - Webinar

This webinar will address the required mental illness training for teacher licensure renewal. Learn about various mental illnesses and resources that can be accessed for supporting students experiencing mental illness.

Educator Networking
Tue

Apr

14

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2020
Educator Networking

Technology Integration Specialist Network

The Technology Integration Specialist Network is for individuals who help teachers and students use technology to enrich or expand learning.

Educational Partnerships & Continuous Improvement
Tue

Apr

14

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2020
Educational Partnerships & Continuous Improvement

Bicultural Liaison Professional Network

This network is designed to support Liaisons and Interpreters that work in a school setting.

Thu

Apr

16

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2020

Growing Leadership in Local Government

The pilot program will include a variety of teaching and learning strategies to help participants process, apply and manage new information that leads to positive result for themselves, their teams, workplaces and communities.

Educational Professionals
Tue

Apr

21

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2020
Educational Professionals

Title I Network

The Title I Network assists districts in the development, modification, and expansion of student academic support activities.

Educator Networking
Wed

Apr

22

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2020
Educator Networking

Gifted and Talented Network

The GiftedTalented Network assists districts as they develop, modify, and expand programs and activities that benefit high ability learners at all grade levels.

Educational Professionals
Wed

Apr

22

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2020
Educational Professionals

Leadership Design Academy for Personalized Learning

Have you identified a personalized learning objective in your district? Leadership Design Academy will give your leadership team the tools to create an actionable plan to put your objective into practice

Perennial
Thu

Apr

23

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Communicating with Families - Webinar

One of the challenges in education is effectively communicating with parents. This webinar will approach parent communication as a mix of effectively communicating content, collaborating with parents, developing a supportive and respectful relationship, and focusing on courteous customer service.

Educator Networking
Tue

May

5

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2020
Educator Networking

Technology Coordinators Network

The Technology Coordinators Network is for those who work behind-the-scenes in schools and districts to ensure technology connectivity and equipment supports staff and students in the classroom. Participants have titles such as Technology Coordinator, IT Specialist, or Director of Technology.

Perennial
Thu

May

7

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - English Language Development - Webinar

This webinar is designed to review the basics of Multilingual Learning programming in order to focus on how to incorporate that knowledge to build evidence based instruction.

Educational Professionals
Wed

May

13

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2020
Educational Professionals

AmplifiedIT - GSuite for Education Full Day Technical Retreat

This training starts off with an overview of recent updates and changes to G Suite and the Admin Console. Discussions around the changes and their impact on Education will be the focus. Then, the group gets to choose "deep dive" sessions from a list of or so choices It ends with G Suite Admin Tips Tricks session and some Q A time.

Educational Professionals
Tue

May

19

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2020
Educational Professionals

Affinity Group: Staff of Color

Metro ECSU is offering an Affinity Group for staff of color and others interested in these conversations.

Educator Networking
Fri

May

22

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2020
Educator Networking

Curriculum Coordinators Network/District Assessment Coordinators

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.

Perennial
Thu

Jun

11

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Self Care - Webinar

The Self-Care webinar will provide an opportunity for educators to assess and analyze their current self-care routines. The intention is to better equip educators to take care of themselves so that they may provide the best care for others around them.

Tue

Jun

16

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2020

Paraprofessional Online Exam

Title I Paraprofessionals in Minnesota must be certified. One way to become certified is to take the paraprofessional online test offered at Resource Training & Solutions.

Perennial
Thu

Jun

18

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Continuing Education - Webinar

The goal of this webinar is to help educators navigate the tiered licensure system to ensure successful attainment of their professional license.

Educational Professionals
Mon

Jun

22

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2020
Educational Professionals

Information Security Risk Assessment

A one-day risk assessment workshop in which districts would substantially complete the Security Studio SOrg self-assessment under the guidance of a trained security analyst. This is an important step in understanding the risks associated with information security and starting a plan for addressing the identified risks.

Perennial
Thu

Jun

25

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2020
Perennial

Perennial - Reading Preparation - Webinar

In this course, attendees will learn how to identify scientifically based reading instruction SBRI practices.

Tue

Jun

30

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2020

Paraprofessional Online Exam

Title I Paraprofessionals in Minnesota must be certified. One way to become certified is to take the paraprofessional online test offered at Resource Training & Solutions.

Educational Professionals
Tue

Jul

28

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2020
Educational Professionals

Mapping the New Minnesota Music Standards

Heres a chance to revise your curriculum plan based on the new Minnesota standards in Music. Much of the day will be guided work time, with the chance to talk through your new ideas and get feedback from other participants and the workshop facilitator Wendy Barden.

Educational Professionals
Wed

Aug

12

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13
2020
Educational Professionals

Engage 2020: PLC 2.0 Summer Institute

How do we ENGAGE todays learner? Join colleagues and teams from schools around the world We will have participants apply the Observable Impact Model and teacher-tested tools and protocols to help connect their collaborative efforts to OBSERVABLE IMPACTthe type of impact that we can actually SEE in our classrooms as a result of our collaborative efforts, especially when it comes to student engagement.

Educational Professionals
Thu

Aug

13

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2020
Educational Professionals

Leadership Evolution 2020-2021

Leadership Evolution at Resource Training and Solutions provides both new and experienced principals with a year of learning focused on leadership theory, put into action. Principals create a network of colleagues within their cohort and build a trusted relationship with an experienced principal mentor through online and face-to-face personalized mentoring.