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CANCELLED: Determining Current Readiness/Next Steps for MTSS ImplementationWorkshop10/3/2017All Day Warsaw High SchoolDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
StrengthsFinder 301-Strengths in LeadershipWorkshop10/3/20179:00 am Region 8 Education Service Center, 1027 W Rudisill Blvd, Fort Wayne, INDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
CANCELLED: Asking Better Questions to Provoke Better AnswersWorkshop10/11/2017All Day Region 8 ESCDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
Google Bootcamp Level OneWorkshop10/12/2017All Day Region 8 ESCDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
Teach the Future: 6-8 Computer Science FundamentalsWorkshop10/12/2017All Day Region 8 ESCDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
Promoting Growth Mindset in Elementary Math ClassroomsWorkshop10/13/2017All Day Region 8 ESCDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
CANCELLED: But I'm Not a Reading Teacher! Literacy Strategies for Content Areas Teachers Grades 6-12Workshop10/13/2017All Day Region 8 ESCDownload ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
R8 Curriculum Council Meeting10/20/201711:30 am BiaggisDownload ICSRegister Here  
Growth Mindset Online PDWorkshop10/31/2017All Day OnlineDownload ICSRegister Here  
K-12 Counselor MeetingMeeting10/31/20178:00 am Region 8 ESC, 1027 W Rudisill Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46807Download ICSRegister Here Download Attachments
Workshop
CANCELLED: Determining Current Readiness/Next Steps for MTSS Implementation

MTSS is made up of several components, including Response to Intervention and Positive Behavior Supports and Interventions.  Training will be designed to support teams to determine current readiness and next steps for MTSS implementation.  Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be providing this training.  Target audience:  District and school teams, principals and district administrators.  (This 2-day training will take place at Warsaw High School)

Date
10/3/2017
Location
Warsaw High School
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StrengthsFinder 301-Strengths in Leadership

StrengthsFinder 301 – Strengths in Leadership—October 3, 2017

Participants in the 301 session will work to apply their StrengthsFinder assessment results to grow and improve their leadership capacity.  Activities will be based around diving deeper into individual assessment results to develop an approach to effective leadership practice.  While each participant pursues their unique path to leadership excellence, a focus on leveraging strengths will show participants how to produce genuine and consistent results from their leadership influence. 

 

Date & Time
10/3/2017 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location
Region 8 Education Service Center, 1027 W Rudisill Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN
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CANCELLED: Asking Better Questions to Provoke Better Answers

11 Research tells us that teachers ask between 200-300 questions per day, and most of those questions are low level.  Join Cindy McKinney as you learn what goes into asking better questions.  Practice strategies using your own current units and produce higher level questions while exploring strategies to make sure everyone in your classroom is heard.  Target audience: teachers at all levels. 

Date
10/11/2017
Location
Region 8 ESC
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Google Bootcamp Level One

How to navigate, use and create with the following Google tools: Gmail and contacts, drive, docs, sheets, forms, slides, calendar, text hangouts, video hangouts  Collaboration time will be provided.

Date
10/12/2017
Location
Region 8 ESC
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Teach the Future: 6-8 Computer Science Fundamentals

This workshop provides teachers with hands-on training in Computer Science (“CS”) education. No prior experience in computing is required. Topics covered include computational thinking, a CS word wall, classroom strategies, programming with kids, and lots of “unplugged” classroom activities ready for immediate adoption. Attendees receive free curriculum guides and bling bags from Code.org. Among other take-aways, you will learn that yes- you can teach Computer Science.

Date
10/12/2017
Location
Region 8 ESC
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Promoting Growth Mindset in Elementary Math Classrooms

How do we get students to be math leaders?  How do we achieve a love of math in our students?  Join Laurie Ferry as she helps us focus on growth mindset in the math classrooms.  Strategies for creating mathematicians in our elementary classrooms will be explored.  Target audience:  elementary teachers of math.          

Date
10/13/2017
Location
Region 8 ESC
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CANCELLED: But I'm Not a Reading Teacher! Literacy Strategies for Content Areas Teachers Grades 6-12

Join Sandy Adams as she helps content area teachers navigate students understand what they are reading in their classrooms.  Participants will explore 12 different instructional frames that can be adapted to their own content areas and learn how to create SWRL lessons which embeds these frames with technology and critical thinking.  Target audience: middle and high school content area teachers, instructional coaches and principals.

Date
10/13/2017
Location
Region 8 ESC
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R8 Curriculum Council

These meetings are open to all member schools and districts.  Curriculum coordinators come together to discuss current events at the state and local level.

Date & Time
10/20/2017 11:30am - 2:00pm
Location
Biaggis
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Growth Mindset Online PD

Discover the basics of growth mindset from the comfort of your own classroom or home!

  • EXPLORE content at your own pace
  • REFLECT on your own experiences
  • DISCUSS with colleagues
  • SUBMIT online reflection
  • RECEIVE PGP’s

$30/member   $60/non-member

3 PGP’s earned upon submittal of 3 online reflections

Payment options include:

  • Check by mail

  • Charge by phone

  • PO through school or district

  • Schools and district rates available

Date
10/31/2017
Location
Online
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K-12 Counselor Meeting

All K-12 Counselors in Region 8 are invited to join fellow counselors to discuss the challenges and rewards of school counseling!  This year, we will provide time to break into small groups by leve (Elem/MS and HS) so we can drill down even more.

    First meeting, October 31, will be planning topics for the upcoming sessions.

Date & Time
10/31/2017 8:00am - 9:30am
Location
Region 8 ESC, 1027 W Rudisill Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46807
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