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2016-2017 Workgroups

  • Writing Workgroup

    • Monday, October 17, 2016 8:30am-3:30pm , ELEMENTARY ONLY with Yolanda Westerberg

    • Tuesday, October 18, 2016 8:30am-3:30pm, MIDDLE SCHOOL / HIGH SCHOOL ONLY with Yolanda Westerberg

    • Tuesday, December 6, 2016 12:30-3:30pm, ELEMENTARY / MIDDLE SCHOOL / HIGH SCHOOL

    • Tuesday, February 28, 2017 12:30-3:30pm, ELEMENTARY/ MIDDLE SCHOOL / HIGH SCHOOL

  • Engaging Students with Poverty in Mind

    • Tuesday, October 25, 2016 12:30 to 3:30

    • Tuesday, January 24, 2017 12:30 to 3:30

    • Tuesday, April 25, 2017 12:30 to 3:30

  • Instructional Technology Workgroup

    • Tuesday, December 13, 2016 12:30 to 3:30

    • Tuesday, January 31, 2017 12:30 to 3:30

    • Tuesday, March 14, 2017 12:30 to 3:30

Effective Coaching

Professional Development


2016-2017 ADMIN Strand Trainings



2015-2016 Resources

September 2016

August 2016

  • Learn360 is an educational video streaming service with some great resources for teachers including lesson plans and quizzes. All Douglas County teachers have access to this through an ESD subscription. Teachers can go to the Douglas ESD website > Educators > Video Streaming to access the content.

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*Oregon's Future Ready Pledge Drive, FUTURE READY SCHOOLS - Preparing Students for Success.  Future ready has compiled extensive readiness and comprehensive tools to help plan for digital learning.

*ALDER CREEK COMMUNITY FOREST - 2016-17 K-12 Training Events, Field Science & Technology  Douglas County K-12 teachers are invited to apply to attend any of three training events sponsored by Alder Creek Community Forest in conjunction with Douglas ESD, OSU Institute for Natural Resources, and Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub.  These events will be held at South Umpqua High School and the ACCF site.  Click here for more inforamtion and to apply. An informaiton flyer is attached to this weekly update.

*Eric Jensen - Leading and Teaching wtih Poverty in Mind 2-Day Workshop - October 13 & 14, 2016 Hilton Eugene.  Click here for more information and to register.

*STEAM Education with Vernier - Technology Saturay, October 22, 2016 8:30am - 3:30pm at UCC Campus.  Be a Vernier Champion!  Click here for more information and to register. 

*Teaching With Purpose Conference in Portland on October 14 & 15, 2016.  Click here for more  information about the conference.

*Spooky NIght at the Douglas County Museum Friday, October 21, 2016 5-8pm. Click here for flyer.

Call for Submissions to Honoring Our Rivers, Honoring Our Rivers: A Student Anthology is now accepting submissions for its 2017 anthology.  Deadline to submit:  January 31, 2017.

*OSBA 70th Annual Convention, November 10-13, 2016.  Click here for more information and to register.


Important dates for September and October 2016

ODE Education Update September 2016

Assessment and Accountability Update September 2016

Assessment and Accountability Update NEWS ANNOUNCEMENTS

2016-2017 Schedule of Due Dates

Assessment and Accountability Checklist REPORTING SCHEDULE 2016-2017

Collection Validation Dates for 2015-2016

Regional ESD Partners





Douglas County Early Childhood Planning Coalition DCECPC Events and Upcoming Classes



Kindergarten Readiness in Douglas.Klamath.Lake  -  South-Central Oregon Early Learning Hub

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