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CTE Coffee Hour 9:00 am
CTE Coffee Hour
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Grab a cup of coffee and join us for this bi-monthly CTE discussion. We will talk about hot topics facing Career Tech, share successes and challenges, and learn about upcoming training opportunities from the Ohio… Continue Reading this article CTE Coffee Hour
OPEPP’s Helping with Instruction 4:30 pm
OPEPP’s Helping with Instruction
Oct 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This workshop is designed for teacher-paraprofessional teams who seek to understand how paraprofessionals can expand their role on a team with responsibility for providing instruction. Based on the principles of Universal Design for Learning, this… Continue Reading this article OPEPP’s Helping with Instruction
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Family Engagement Community of Practice 9:15 am
Family Engagement Community of Practice
Oct 6 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Family Engagement Community of Practice @ Virtual
Family engagement has always been important, but is even more so now that we begin to recover from a global pandemic. Join us to explore evidence-based family and community engagement practices. Each session will focus… Continue Reading this article Family Engagement Community of Practice
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CANCELLED: NNPS Family Engagement Training 8:30 am
CANCELLED: NNPS Family Engagement Training
Oct 7 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
CANCELLED: NNPS Family Engagement Training @ ESC of Lake Erie West
Note: This training has been cancelled. Research by Dr. Joyce Epstein shows strong partnerships with families and the surrounding community are needed to create healthy schools where students benefit from positive academic gains, physical health,… Continue Reading this article CANCELLED: NNPS Family Engagement Training
OPEPP’s Supporting Paraprofessionals through Mentoring 3:30 pm
OPEPP’s Supporting Paraprofessionals through Mentoring
Oct 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
This three-session “flipped classroom” explores best practices for supporting paraprofessionals through the use of structured mentoring protocols and practical tools and resources. Participants will: • understand the role of mentors in supporting paraprofessionals in different… Continue Reading this article OPEPP’s Supporting Paraprofessionals through Mentoring
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The Leadership Series for Bringing Back Better 8:30 am
The Leadership Series for Bringing Back Better
Oct 12 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
The Leadership Series for Bringing Back Better @ Virtual
* Note: This training will now be held virtually. An access link will be emailed to you. This time of post-pandemic transition is a great time to accelerate and strengthen student and staff learning. Guest… Continue Reading this article The Leadership Series for Bringing Back Better
CTE Special Education Leaders Network 9:00 am
CTE Special Education Leaders Network
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
CTE Special Education Leaders Network @ Virtual
Collaborate with other Career Technical Education administrators to improve the achievement of students with disabilities. You will receive special education updates as they relate to CTE, discuss data, face challenges together, collectively problem-solve, and share… Continue Reading this article CTE Special Education Leaders Network
Heggerty Phonemic Awareness Training (fall) 2:00 pm
Heggerty Phonemic Awareness Training (fall)
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
“The lack of phonemic awareness is the most powerful determinant of the likelihood of failure to read.” (Adams, 1990) This training is ideal for districts and schools whose current literacy curriculum does not have a… Continue Reading this article Heggerty Phonemic Awareness Training (fall)
OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series 4:00 pm
OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This four-session “flipped classroom” professional development (PD) series explores four topics relating to behavior management that paraprofessionals and teachers often ask about. Topics include: • What is Behavior? • Behavior Management Practices and Strategies •… Continue Reading this article OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series
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2021 OCTA Fall Conference
2021 OCTA Fall Conference
Oct 13 – Oct 15 all-day
The 2021 OCTA Fall Conference is presented by the Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education. It includes a Pre-conference workshop for  new and aspiring CTE administrators.
Adolescent Literacy Network 9:30 am
Adolescent Literacy Network
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Adolescent Literacy Network @ Virtual
Understanding the importance of literacy as the foundation of learning, together we will investigate the complex nature of advancing literacy skills across all disciplines. We will explore practices that address the six essential domains of… Continue Reading this article Adolescent Literacy Network
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PBIS Virtual Office Hours 3:00 pm
PBIS Virtual Office Hours
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
These drop-in, come-as-you-are, virtual office hours are offered to support your PBIS implementation efforts. Bring your questions, help brainstorm ideas and solutions, and network with other schools. These monthly meet-ups are a great way to… Continue Reading this article PBIS Virtual Office Hours
Book Study: Equity by Design 6:00 pm
Book Study: Equity by Design
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Equity is one of the three core principles of Each Child Our Future, Ohio’s Strategic Plan for Education. The plan states that the greatest education challenge remains equity in education achievement for each child. The Universal Design… Continue Reading this article Book Study: Equity by Design
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Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (morning session) 8:30 am
Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (morning session)
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Ensure your students are prepared to graduate and poised for success beyond high school. Each 60-minute “power-hour” will give you resources and strategies designed to enhance student, parent, staff, and community engagement which will, in… Continue Reading this article Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (morning session)
New Special Education Leaders Meeting: Year 1 9:30 am
New Special Education Leaders Meeting: Year 1
Oct 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
New Special Education Leaders Meeting: Year 1 @ Virtual
Leaders in special education who are new to their position, or new to special education frequently require additional support to successfully navigate the many expectations of their role. Whether it’s meeting state/federal guidelines, working to… Continue Reading this article New Special Education Leaders Meeting: Year 1
Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (afternoon session) 2:30 pm
Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (afternoon session)
Oct 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Ensure your students are prepared to graduate and poised for success beyond high school. Each 60-minute “power-hour” will give you resources and strategies designed to enhance student, parent, staff, and community engagement which will, in… Continue Reading this article Graduation Power Hour: Series 1 (afternoon session)
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CANCELED: Using the Indicator 13 Checklist for Transition Plan Writing with Fidelity 8:30 am
CANCELED: Using the Indicator 13 Checklist for Transition Plan Writing with Fidelity
Oct 20 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Learn how to write data-driven, results-oriented, and compliant transition plans to improve post-secondary outcomes for students. Together we will access, explore, and use the Ohio Department of Education’s resources, including the Indicator 13 checklist to… Continue Reading this article CANCELED: Using the Indicator 13 Checklist for Transition Plan Writing with Fidelity
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Literacy Leaders Network 9:00 am
Literacy Leaders Network
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Literacy Leaders Network @ Virtual
Gain the knowledge and skills needed to develop an implementation plan for your district aligned with Ohio’s new dyslexia legislation. You will learn alongside and network with other literacy leaders from across Region 1 to… Continue Reading this article Literacy Leaders Network
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Virtual PBIS Leadership Forum
Virtual PBIS Leadership Forum
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day
The Virtual National PBIS Leadership Forum is a technical assistance activity of the Center on PBIS and provides an opportunity for the Center to share information on the latest applications of PBIS. The annual forum… Continue Reading this article Virtual PBIS Leadership Forum
CANCELLED: UDL & CTE: Adding Tools to Your Instructional Toolbelt 9:00 am
CANCELLED: UDL & CTE: Adding Tools to Your Instructional Toolbelt
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Explore the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guidelines that allow each student to access and engage in meaningful, challenging learning opportunities within your CTE curriculum. Join us to learn about and begin using evidence-based instructional… Continue Reading this article CANCELLED: UDL & CTE: Adding Tools to Your Instructional Toolbelt
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Supporting Students with Disabilities through Integrated Leadership 9:30 am
Supporting Students with Disabilities through Integrated Leadership
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Supporting Students with Disabilities through Integrated Leadership @ Virtual
This year-long network was formerly known as the Special Education Administrator meetings. This year we are opening our network to include curriculum directors, building principals, and others to join special education administrators to help ensure… Continue Reading this article Supporting Students with Disabilities through Integrated Leadership
OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series 4:00 pm
OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This four-session “flipped classroom” professional development (PD) series explores four topics relating to behavior management that paraprofessionals and teachers often ask about. Topics include: • What is Behavior? • Behavior Management Practices and Strategies •… Continue Reading this article OPEPP’s Behavior Management Series
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CANCELLED: UDL & CTE 2.0: Equity by Design 9:00 am
CANCELLED: UDL & CTE 2.0: Equity by Design
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
CANCELLED: UDL & CTE 2.0: Equity by Design @ Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West
Note: This training has been cancelled. We invite you to consider our virtual Equity by Design book study.   Expand your knowledge of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) by interacting with the UDL guidelines through an… Continue Reading this article CANCELLED: UDL & CTE 2.0: Equity by Design
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