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10-23-17 Elementary Guidance Counselor’s Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 for Non Member Districts

Monday, October 23, 2017

 

The CKEC Guidance Cadre invites all elementary school guidance counselors who are members of CKEC to meet every other month. Cadre members must have their principal’s permission to attend. Each session will address topics generated by members.  Registration is required for each session

Location: CKEC Training Center

10-23 and 10-24-17 Conceptual Building Blocks of Multiplication and Division- No Fee

Monday, October 23, 2017 - Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Conceptual Building Blocks is designed to build a teacher’s capacity to work with students in various settings.  The approach is rooted in a concrete–semi-concrete–abstract (CSA) methodology of teaching and develops conceptual understanding along the way to procedural understanding.  This two-day module focuses on progression of thought for multiplication and division, addressing misconceptions, and problem structures for multiplication and division.

Attendance at BOTH days is REQUIRED.

There will be follow-up provided by the CKEC Math Consultant (either in-school or via SKYPE).  This will be further discussed on the training days.

 

Location: CKEC Training Center

10-24-17 LI Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts- $100 Fee for Non Member Districts

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

All participants of this cadre must apply with an application through their Director of Special Education.

This cadre is designed for teachers with 0 – 4 years of experience of working with students with Low Incidence disabilities.    The cadre will cover; data collection, behavior management, inclusion, Alternate Assessment, Assistive Technology, Para-educators, working with parents, transition, scheduling, Literacy, Math and Science strategies, and more.  Participants will be required to cover online modules, complete minimal amount of work outside of cadre dates, and participate in SKYPE observations and video conferencing.  All participants are required to attend all 6 meetings.  Districts will be asked to purchase research based math, science, and reading programs to be used in the classroom.  Participants will receive materials and 1 on-site visit from cadre lead.  Participants and administrators are asked to meet at least twice a semester/term to discuss participation in the Cadre.

Location: CKEC Training Center

10/24/2017 CKEC/KEDC Gifted and Talented Cadre

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

CKEC and KEDC are collaborating with Kathie Anderson from KDE and Deena Jones from Fayette County to establish a Gifted and Talented Cadre. The purpose of our CKEC/KEDC cadre is to build relationships within the region in order to share knowledge, resources and services. We will share and discuss gifted screening procedures, service ideas, barriers and issues we face in providing quality services while meeting the state regulation for all gifted children in our regions.

Location: CKEC Training Center

10-27-17 Special Education Due Process Record Review- No Fee for Member Districts- $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Friday, October 27, 2017

Participants will become familiar with compliance documentation of an Annual Review ARC by reviewing a due process special education file using the 2017-18 KDE Special Education Record Review document.  Participants are expected to bring two (2) special education due process folders from their school to the training to conduct the record review.  Each folder should contain the paper work from an annual review ARC meeting that was held since Aug 2017.

Location: CKEC Training Center

10-30-17 Unit Planning: College and Career Readiness for Students Participating in Alt. Assessment- No Fee for Member Districts – $35 for Non Member Districts

Monday, October 30, 2017

This session will build upon the work that began at the June 15 Unit Planning session. Teachers will share resources and plan additional lessons around the four courses required for the Career Work Experience Certification process.

Location: CKEC Training Center

10-30-17 ARC Chairperson I- Awareness Level- No Fee for Member Districts- $35 for Non Member Districts

Monday, October 30, 2017

The session is designed to introduce persons new to the role of ARC Chairperson to the functions and responsibility of this position. Participants will become familiar with: steps in conducting an ARC, the different types of ARC’s, categories of special education, and State/ Federal laws impacting chairing an ARC. Opportunities to discuss, role-play, and network with other professionals concerning the role of ARC Chairperson will be provided. 

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-1-17 PASS Training- Target Behaviors and Replacement Behaviors

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

This training is part of a series of professional learning opportunities for teachers working in PASS Programs or Structured Behavior Programs. This workshop will explore determining and teaching strategies for Target Behaviors and Replacement Behaviors. Emphasis will be on matching the Target and Replacement behaviors with the function of their behavior.  Behavior Coaches are asked to bring their students’ current target behaviors and T-charts to use as references during the training. 

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-2-17 Diving Deeper Into Guided Reading- No Fee for Member Districts- $35 for Non Member Districts

Thursday, November 2, 2017

This session is for teachers previously trained in Jan Richardson’s Next Steps Forward in Guided Reading (Guided Reading 101).  Participants will need to bring: 

  1.   “Next Step Forward in Guided Reading” or “The Next Steps in Guided Reading” text.  It will be used throughout the training.   
  1. Student data ( running records, anecdotal notes, reading levels, processing strategies) 

In this session, participants will dive deeper into lesson components and have opportunities to practice procedures outlined in the Jan Plan.  Content covered will include information from the Literacy Footprints Summer Institute. Videos, manipulatives and application to the classroom will be explored.

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-6-17 Middle School and High School Guidance Counselor’s Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 for Non Member Distrcts

Monday, November 6, 2017

The CKEC Guidance Cadre invites all middle school and high school guidance counselors who are members of CKEC to meet every other month. Cadre members must have their principal’s permission to attend. Each session will address topics generated by members.  Registration is required for each session.

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-8 and 11-9-17 Conceptual Building Blocks of Fractions- No Fee for Member Districts, Closed to Non Member Districts

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - Thursday, November 9, 2017

The Conceptual Building Blocks is designed to build a teacher’s capacity to work with students in various settings.  The approach is rooted in a concrete–semi-concrete–abstract (CSA) methodology of teaching and develops conceptual understanding along the way to procedural understanding.  This two-day module focuses on building fraction sense, operations with fractions, and addressing misconceptions.

Attendance at BOTH days is REQUIRED.

There will be follow-up provided by the CKEC Math Consultant (either in-school or via SKYPE).  This will be further discussed on the training days.

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-10-17 CKEC Cadre for Teachers of Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Friday, November 10, 2017

Speaker:  Mica Davis

Description:

This cadre is open to professionals working with students who are deaf or hard of hearing.  Teachers of DHH, SLPs, Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, Teachers in Mainstream or Self-Contained Classrooms, and Preschool Teachers are welcome to attend.  Planned topics selected by the teachers for this year include:

Self-Advocacy –Curriculum-Goals & Data Collection-

IEP Measurable Goals

Karen Anderson Follow-Up (to the July 11th-12th Training)

Auditory Discrimination Activities

Co-Teaching Practices/Strategies for TDHH

Research Based Math & Literacy for DHH

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-10-17 Supporting Specially Designed Instruction through Related Services- No Fee

Friday, November 10, 2017

This interactive session will focus on collaborative IEP development and student data collection to assess and improve student function throughout the school day. Each team is required to bring a current IEP with progress and evaluation data to the workshop. Teams will explore and learn how to integrate goals and embed interventions into school routines.

 

Session Objectives- Participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the difference between discipline-specific and integrated goals
  2. Understand the critical nature of student data in IEP development and collaboration
  3. Collaboratively develop a meaningful, measurable student goal.
  4. List considerations for individualizing least restrictive environment and service delivery.
  5. Develop a practical, sustainable data collection plan.

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-28-17 PASS Coaches in Fayette County ONLY

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

This is a training for PASS Coaches and PASS Staff working in Fayette County. The agenda will cover data entry, data collection, and data analysis.  Topics related to the implementation of PASS, such as Behavior Program Fidelity Rubric and Trauma Informed Care will be covered throughout the trainings.

Location: CKEC Training Center

11-29-17 LI Cadre

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

All participants of this cadre must apply with an application through their Director of Special Education.

This cadre is designed for teachers with 0 – 4 years of experience of working with students with Low Incidence disabilities.    The cadre will cover; data collection, behavior management, inclusion, Alternate Assessment, Assistive Technology, Para-educators, working with parents, transition, scheduling, Literacy, Math and Science strategies, and more.  Participants will be required to cover online modules, complete minimal amount of work outside of cadre dates, and participate in SKYPE observations and video conferencing.  All participants are required to attend all 6 meetings.  Districts will be asked to purchase research based math, science, and reading programs to be used in the classroom.  Participants will receive materials and 1 on-site visit from cadre lead.  Participants and administrators are asked to meet at least twice a semester/term to discuss participation in the Cadre.

Location: CKEC Training Center

12-1-17 Teachers of the Visually Impaired Cadre/PLC- No Fee

Friday, December 1, 2017

The CKEC Cadre for Teachers of the Blind/Visually Impaired invites all educators who are members of CKEC and work with students who are blind/visually impaired to meet with us every other month. Cadre members must have their district’s permission to attend. Each session will feature Kentucky School for the Blind updates, professional learning opportunities, and information on topics specific to the field of VI. Cadre members should pre-register for each session they plan to attend. Registration is required for each cadre meeting date.

Location: CKEC Training Center

12-5-17 Multisensory Reading Continuing Contact- No Fee for Member Districts- $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

This session is for teachers that have been trained previously in using Multisensory Instruction with students for reading intervention.  During the day, participants will review correct processes and procedures for multisensory instruction, add to their multisensory toolkit and practice implementation with partners.  

Location: CKEC Training Center

12-13-17 PASS Coaches in Fayette County ONLY- No Fee

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

This is a training for PASS Coaches and PASS Staff working in Fayette County. The agenda will cover data entry, data collection, and data analysis.  Topics related to the implementation of PASS, such as Behavior Program Fidelity Rubric and Trauma Informed Care will be covered throughout the trainings.

Location: CKEC Training Center

Cognitive CoachingSM Foundation Seminar- $200 Fee for Member Districts – $400 Fee for Non Member Districts

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - Friday, January 5, 2018

Cognitive Coaching℠ is a form of mediation that can be applied to professional interactions in a variety of settings and situations with the intention of enhancing self-directed learning. It is a composite of skills, strategies, maps, and tools as well as mental models and beliefs. It is also a model for classroom mediation to enhance students’ self-directed learning. Research on Cognitive Coaching℠ has linked its implementation to increased student achievement, greater teacher efficacy and satisfaction, higher levels of teacher cognition and professional, collaborative cultures. As a result of engaging in the Foundational Training, participants will develop understanding of two structured conversations for planning and reflecting. In addition, they will develop knowledge and skills for expanding teacher thinking. ATTENDANCE TO ALL BELOW DATES IS REQUIRED.

Jan. 4-5, Feb. 15-16, Mar. 8-9, Apr. 12-13,  2018

 

Location: CKEC Training Center

1-8-18 Elementary Guidance Counselor’s Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 for Non Member Districts

Monday, January 8, 2018

 

The CKEC Guidance Cadre invites all elementary school guidance counselors who are members of CKEC to meet every other month. Cadre members must have their principal’s permission to attend. Each session will address topics generated by members.  Registration is required for each session.

Location: CKEC Training Center

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