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Educational Professionals

11/1/21

Honoring 31 Years of Outstanding Service

Resource Board Member, Jeannette Kester, was honored with the Outstanding Service Award at the Minnesota Service Cooperative Annual Board of Directors Conference.

9/21/21

2021 Leadership in Educational Excellence

Join us Wednesday, October 13th for our annual Leadership in Educational Excellence recognition ceremony!

9/2/21

Registration for Project Earth 2021 is now OPEN!

Registration for Resource Training & Solutions member school districts is now open.

8/4/21

FREE Dyslexia 101 Training for the Classroom Educator

Thanks in part to funding by Mayo Clinic, The Reading Center is offering a five clock hour Dyslexia 101 course for FREE to Minnesota educators until April 2022.

7/29/21

New Teacher Open House

Are you in your first years of teaching or know someone who is just starting their teaching career? Join us August, 19th for our free New Teacher Open House!

7/28/21

Call for Presenters!

We are seeking presenters for our upcoming fall and winter students conferences. Learn more about how you can get involved!

7/28/21

Cooperative Purchasing Connection Updated Contract Catalog

Check out the updated contract catalog from the Cooperative Purchasing Connection!

5/12/21

National School Nurses Day!

In honor of #NationalSchoolNursesDay we wanted to take a moment to give a special thanks for all of the hard work they have done this year! Enjoy this video featuring some of our regional Superintendents.

4/16/21

Senior High Knowledge Bowl State Competition

The Senior High Knowledge Bowl State Tournament took place virtually via Discord on Saturday, April 9th, 2021. 5 out of the 6 teams from Resource Training & Solutions service region placed at the state event

3/15/21

Healthy Buildings: Are Your Schools Ready for Students to Return?

Are your systems not working well? Do you need help to identify your buildings issues and how to fix them? Our friends at ICS can help you out!

2/19/21

Exploring The Arts - YAYA 2021

Each spring Resource Training & Solutions hosts the Young Authors Young Artists Conference (YAYA). Designed to introduce third through sixth-grade students to a variety of creative and artistic outlets.

2/5/21

2021 Central Minnesota Regional Spelling Bee

Twenty-nine students, 5th through 8th grade, from eleven different school districts competed for the chance to advance to the Multi-Regional State Spelling Bee.

1/11/21

Region 7 PPE Distribution

Resource Training & Solutions receives shipment of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for regional schools as they make the transition back to in-person learning.

11/19/20

10th Annual ESS Recognition Event

Resource Training & Solutions honored 122 educators from 29 school districts, charter schools, and ed districts at the 10th annual Educational Support Staff Recognition Event on November, 18th, 2020.

10/27/20

29th Annual LEEA Award Ceremony

Resource Training & Solutions honored 108 educators from 28 school districts, charter schools, and ed districts at the 29th annual Leadership in Educational Excellence Award (LEEA) ceremony on Wednesday, October 21st, 2020. 

9/28/20

2020-2021 Recognition Events

Resource Training & Solutions honors students, educators, and support staff who are shining examples through three recognition events that celebrate successes across the region.

5/29/20

FREE Dyslexia 101 Online Training Course

FREE 5-hour Dyslexia 101 course for Minnesota school professionals.

4/15/20

Resource Summer Catalog 2020

Resource's Summer Catalog is now available online! View all of the classes, workshops, and training opportunities that are available for regional educators this summer!

1/31/20

Leadership Evolution Returns for its Third Consecutive Year!

Resource Training and Solutions is excited to offer Leadership Evolution for the third consecutive year during the 2020 - 2021 school year.

11/1/19

All Hands on Deck!

Resource honors the cities of St. Michael and Albertville, the STMA School District, and FYCC for their collaborative work on promoting health and wellness within their community.

11/1/19

Fresh. Local. YUMMY!

Produce Grown for the Community by the Community

11/1/19

Finding future leaders in potential “trouble” spots

St. Cloud Youth Leadership Academy

2/20/19

Love, See, Teach! ... And Grow

As a presenter at Resource's 2018 Education Support Professionals Conference, Jenny Hill, St. Michael Elementary School Media Specialist, helped other educational professionals find encouragement identify renewed passion for their jobs.

2/20/19

Resource Leaders in Educational Excellence (LEEA) and Educational Support Staff (ESS) Award Recipients Create a Culture of Care, Trust, and Respect

Tessa Dickinson and Amy Kotcho have many things in common, even though the two have never met. These Resource recognition award recipients work to nurture student success.

2/19/19

The Eye of the Tiger Is Focused on Success Through PBIS

The formula for student success through PBIS (or Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports) sounds simple. Focus on the positive—rather than the punitive. Establish a positive learning environment. Teach Skills. Reinforce positive behavior. Respond to inappropriate behavior. At Tech High School in St. Cloud, this formula is called the Tiger Eye on Success.

2/19/19

Pine County, East Central Schools, and the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Recognized with the Bridge Award for Development of Project RISE

Rising Up to Support Students and Families in Pine County: Pine County, East Central Schools, and the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe develop a restorative justice approach.

2/18/19

Annual Resource Magazine

Arts Camp for Educators

Want to shape and enrich your school community through creative expression, exploration, and excellence? That is the common vision that ties the work of Resource Training & Solutions, the Paramount Center for the Arts, and the Perpich Center for the Arts together.

Snakes, Lasers, and Outdoor Adventures? Yes, Please!

Students can't get enough of the hands-on science at Resource's student conferences.

Meaningful Work Award

St. Scholastica's tuition discount may help Resource members achieve their educational goals. In addition, some of Resource's summer catalog courses qualify for graduate credit. See page 19 of the 2019 Summer Catalog for full details.