Education Services - Weekly Professional Development Update UPDATED April 7, 2017
Key upcoming webinars, dates, reports requirements and more...
*New Items *Reminder
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 12:30 to 3:30
May 9, 2017 4:00-6:00pm at Douglas ESD
April 19, 2017 1:00-4:00pm at TBD
June 19, 2017 8:30-11:00am at Douglas ESD
EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES:
RESOURCES AND OPPORTUNITIES
***Inspire - Teach - Change, thinking of a career in Education information night at Douglas ESD March 23, 2017, 5:00pm. Click here for more information and to RSVP.
Rotary 4-Way Test Speech Contest First place pays $2,000m 2nd $1000 and 3rd $500. Open to all high school students in public, private and home school environments in Douglas County. Click here for information. Must be registered no later than April 5th..
TIES (Therapy in Educational Settings) Conference. The 31st Annual Therapy in Educational Settings Conference will be held at Valley River Inn, Eugene, Oregon on April 20 & 21, 2017. Click here for more information and to register.
Southern Oregon Ed Tech Summit 2017 – Southern Oregon University and the Southern Oregon Education Service District are excited to be hosting the 7th Annual Ed Tech Summit on the beautiful Southern Oregon University campus Friday, April 21, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Click here for more information and to register.
NAPE: National Summit for Educational Equity: Access. Equity. Diversity. April 24 - 27, 2017. Click here for more information and to register.
NGSS Workshops for Middle School Science Teachers - Physical Science:
Saturday, February 11, 2017, Life Science, March 18, 2017 and/or Earth Science, Saturday, April 28, 217 at Raleigh Hills K-8, 5225 SW Scholls Ferry Road, Portland, OR 97225. Click here for more information and to register.
***NSTA: Discover the NGSS: Train-the-Trainers Ma7 8-9, 2017 at Medford SD Office, 8:00am to 4:30pm. Click here for more information and to register.
***"Healthy Families, Healthy Children" Douglas county PRE-NATAL to 3rd GRADE. Community Planning Session at Douglas ESD. Click here for more inforamtion and to register.
Seeking Oregon’s Next Teacher of the Year - Nominating is an easy, four-step online form. To nominate an educator for 2018 Oregon Teacher of the Year, click here. The deadline is Friday, May 12, 2017 and the award will be announced later this fall.
Code.org Computer Science Fundamentals Why Computer Science? Every 21st-century student should have the opportunity to learn computer science. The basics help nurture creativity and problem-solving skills, and prepare students for any future career. Click here for more information.