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1-24-19 Alternate K-PREP Overview- No Fee

Thursday, January 24, 2019

This training is for school staff who are new to the Alternate K-PREP or who are looking for an update.  Participants will be provided an overview of the 2018 – 2019 Alternate K-PREP Process, guidelines for participation, requirements, administrative guides, and available resources at the state and local level.  The all-day session will also review the standards to be assessed.  Teachers will be provided with time to take the online test.

Location: CKEC

Cognitive CoachingSM Foundation Seminar 8 Days- No Fee for Member Districts, $100 Fee for Non Member Districts

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - Friday, February 1, 2019

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 8-day Foundational Training, participants will develop understanding of three structured conversations for planning, reflecting, and problem resolving. In addition, they will develop knowledge and skills for expanding teacher thinking.

 

Location: CKEC

2-8-19 VI PLC- No Fee

Friday, February 8, 2019

The CKEC VI PLC invites all educators who are members of CKEC and work with students who are blind/visually impaired to meet with us every other month. PLC 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. PLC members should pre-register for each session they plan to attend. Registration is required for each PLC meeting date.

 

Location: CKEC

2-8-19 DHH Cadre- No Fee

Friday, February 8, 2019

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 classrooms, teachers in self-contained classrooms, and preschool teachers are welcome to attend.

Location: CKEC

2-25-19 School Psych Cadre – English Learners and What is Different in the Evaluation Process, No Fee for Member Districts, $30 Fee for Non Member Districts

Monday, February 25, 2019

Participants will review current status of laws in evaluation of EL students for special education.  In addition to that, misconceptions with the referral process will be clarified.   School psychs will have new ways of completing the evaluation process for EL students referred for special education.  Finally, participants will leave with a toolkit embedded with resources to use in their district.

Location: CKEC

2-26-19 Writing to Learn- No Fee

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Writing to learn is primarily an instructional tool to promote learning.

Teachers will explore and practice writing to learn strategies to help students to develop as thinkers, readers and writers.

Location: CKEC

3-5-19 Becoming Trauma Sensitive: Overview of Trauma Informed Care for Educators, No Fee for Member Districts, $35 for Non Member Districts

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Sadly, childhood trauma is more common than we realize. This session will provide an overview of what childhood trauma is and what it might look like in our students. Strategies will be shared that can be implemented by everyone in the school. A background in mental health is not necessary to make a positive difference in the lives of our students.

Location: CKEC

3-25-19 School Counselor Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Monday, March 25, 2019

School counselors at the elementary, middle and high school levels are invited to participate in the School Counselor Cadres. This year we will work through some of the ASCA processes shared during the ASCA training on June 14. You do NOT have to have attended the June 14 to be able to participate in this year’s cadres. Other topics and guest speakers will be added as decided upon by cadre participants.

Location: CKEC

3-26-19 Beginning with the End in Mind: Integrating Transition Planning into the IEP Process- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - Monday, March 26, 2018

Helping students with disabilities prepare for life after high school can be a daunting task.  This session can help!  Beginning with the end in mind, we will use a backward design process and find ways to integrate transition assessment and planning throughout the IEP.

 

 

Location: CKEC

4-12-19 DHH Cadre- No Fee

Friday, April 12, 2019

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 classrooms, teachers in self-contained classrooms, and preschool teachers are welcome to attend.

Location: CKEC

4-19-19 VI PLC- No Fee

Friday, April 19, 2019

The CKEC VI PLC invites all educators who are members of CKEC and work with students who are blind/visually impaired to meet with us every other month. PLC 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. PLC members should pre-register for each session they plan to attend. Registration is required for each PLC meeting date.

 

Location: CKEC

5-6-19 School Counselor Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Monday, May 6, 2019

School counselors at the elementary, middle and high school levels are invited to participate in the School Counselor Cadres. This year we will work through some of the ASCA processes shared during the ASCA training on June 14. You do NOT have to have attended the June 14 to be able to participate in this year’s cadres. Other topics and guest speakers will be added as decided upon by cadre participants.

Location: CKEC