Education Services - Weekly Professional Development Update

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2016-2017 Workgroups have concluded for the 16-17 school year.

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Professional Development

ADMIN Strand Trainings 2016-2017








  • 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.


MAY 2017

***THE GLOBE PROGRAM - A Worldwide Science and Education Program workshop for teachers at Tri-City Elementary School on May 6, 2017. Open to all teachers Primary K-2, Primary 3-4, Intermediate and Secondary.  Click here for more information and to register.

NSTA: Discover the NGSS:  Train-the-Trainers May 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. 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. 

***Sheltered Instruction Observation Portocol (SIOP) Train the Trainer Workshop at South Coast ESD May 30th and 31st and June 1st and 2nd.  Four Day Workshop-Must Attend All Days & must be already be SIOP teacher trained.  Click here for more informaiton and to register.

JUNE 2017

***NEW!  2017 Instructional Materials Evaluation Recruitment - Please visit the Announcements and Notices webpage on the Instructional Materials page to find out more information on what committee member participation will require. To nominate a teacher or other professional for this opportunity, please follow the link to the 2017 Health & Physical Education Instructional Materials Reviewer Nomination Form.

Participation on this committee will require: 

  • Attending 1-2 days of training on July 17th and 18th in the Salem area.  
  • Completing 6-8 hours of independent work over two weeks prior to Review Week. 
  • Attending 3-4 days of review sessions in August. (Date and location are TBD)



*ODE Education Update May 2017

Key dates for Accountability and Reporting

Assessment and Accountability Update December 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


PARENT EDUCATION Take Root        



Abriendo Puertas - Opening Doors, Buidling a Better Future for parents and caregivers of children 0-5 years of age, April 4 to June 6, 2017 at Rose Elementary in Roseburg.

Make Parenting a Pleasure for parents of children 0-9 years of age, April 11 to June 13, 2017 at Riddle Elementary School.

Parenting a Second Time Around (PSTA) for relative caregivers of children birth to 15 years of age, April 11 to May 30, 2017 at Douglas County YMCA.

Nurturing Parenting April 12 to June 14, 2017 at Winchester Elementary School, Roseburg.

Presented by TAKE ROOT in cooperation with the Oregon Community Foundation, Douglas ESD, and UCC.



Taming the Tantrum for parents of children birth to 9 years of age, April 18, 2017 at Douglas ESD.  Click here for more information and to register.

Baby Health 101 parents and caregivers can learn some baby basics and helpful tips to help keep life with baby running smoothly.  April 25, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center.  Click here for more information and to register.


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