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11-15-18 Going Beyond Compliance: Quality Transition Programming to Support Successful Post-Secondary Transition

Thursday, November 15, 2018

The importance of quality transition planning cannot be stressed enough.  Not only will this session cover the basic due process requirements for post-secondary transition, it will help you develop transition rich IEPs for their students.  Resources will also be shared.

 

Location: CKEC

12-4-18 Algebra Progress Monitoring- No Fee for member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Are you looking for tools to help you gauge where your students are and how they are progressing with respect to essential skills in the Algebra classroom?  If so, then this training is for you!  Project AAIMS (Algebra Assessment and Instruction: Meeting Standards) is a project funded by the US Department of Education with the purpose of developing algebra assessment tools that can be used for monitoring the progress of students with and without disabilities as they learn algebra.  Outcomes of this training include:

  • Develop understanding of progress monitoring
  • Know how to administer, score, and use data from three (3) different measures
  • Understand the relative merits and weaknesses of each of the measures
  • Consider issues related to implementing algebra progress monitoring.

 

To ensure fidelity, participants of this training may use the probes with their classes ONLY.  They may NOT share the probes with others or train other teachers to use them.  Participants will be asked to sign a User Agreement at the training.

 

Participants will be given a flash drive with containing all materials.  Please bring a laptop or device with a USB port to the training.

Location: CKEC

12-4-18 Youth Mental Health First Aid- No Fee

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is a training that is evidenced based and is designed to help participants feel confident and comfortable to approach a youth experiencing a mental health challenge, mental disorder, or a mental health crisis and then refer the youth to a professional if needed. The first aid is given until appropriate help is received or until the crisis resolves. Mental Health First Aid does not teach people to diagnose or to provide treatment.

Location: CKEC

12-5-18 Writing to Learn- No Fee

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

This session will explain how writing to learn is a tool for improving both reading and writing in the classroom.

Teachers will explore and practice writing to learn strategies for classroom implementations.

Location: CKEC

12-5-18 Our Kids Are Stressed Out: Calming Strategies for the Classrooms- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

What causes stress in our kids today?  We will explore this question and look at what data and research tells us about how we can help them be less stressed.  We will look at different calming strategies that could be easily implemented in the classroom that will help with symptoms of ADHD, lower anxiety and depression, decrease anger, and improve both self-regulation and academic performance.

 

Location: CKEC

12-7-18 VI PLC- No Fee

Friday, December 7, 2018

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

12-7-18 Transition from First Steps to Public School- Eligibility to IEP- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Friday, December 7, 2018

The requirements for transitioning from the First Step program to public school will be the focus of this workshop.  First Steps and Special Education Regulations, IEP Guidance Document and the KDE Record Review Document will be used as resources.

 

 

Location: CKEC

1-14-19 School Counselor Cadre- No Fee for Member Districts, $35 Fee for Non Member Districts

Monday, January 14, 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

2-6-19 Youth Mental Health First Aid- No Fee

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is a training that is evidenced based and is designed to help participants feel confident and comfortable to approach a youth experiencing a mental health challenge, mental disorder, or a mental health crisis and then refer the youth to a professional if needed. The first aid is given until appropriate help is received or until the crisis resolves. Mental Health First Aid does not teach people to diagnose or to provide treatment.

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

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