Upcoming ESC Professional Development
Follow the link to the right to register for ESC events in MyLearningPlan.
Resident Educator/Mentor Teacher Support & WorkshopsClick here to view our latest Resident Educator support networks and learn more about workshops designed to support and instruct mentor teachers.
OTES and Student Growth Measures (SGM) Workshops
Click here for the latest OTES and SGM workshop dates and descriptions [PDF].
Classroom Management 101
No Parent Left Behind:
Developing Strong Working Relationships with Parents
Engaging Students in the Classroom
Math Common Core Workshops
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Math Teacher Network - Exploring Common Core Instructional Shifts
| Making Sense of Math through Structure and Reasoning
||Sept. 25, 2014|
| Construct Viable Arguments through Mathematical Modeling
||Oct. 15, 2014|
| Use Math Tools for Precision in Calculation and Communication
||Feb. 4, 2015|
| How do Mathematical Practices Work Together to
Create Student Thinkers and Independent Learners
|Feb. 26, 2015|
|Using Mental Math and Games to Build Number Sense for All Students
||Oct. 6, 2014|
|Getting Students to Persevere in Problem Solving
||Oct. 29, 2014|
|Seeing and Learning Math through Pictures
||Nov. 20, 2014|
|Using Rich Tasks to Bring Math Common Core Alive
||Dec. 2, 2014|
|Math Workshop for the Classroom:
How to Differentiate Math Content while
Promoting an Engaging Classroom Culture
|Jan. 15, 2015|
|Reaching your Struggling Math Student:
Teaching with Manipulatives and Mental Models
|Feb. 5, 2015 |
|Ask This, Not That: Mathematical Questioning
to Drive Deeper Student Understanding
|March 4, 2015 |
|Beyond the Common Core State Standards for Math:|
Semple Math Specially-Designed Instruction
| Overview of Semple Math Levels 1 & 2 | Addition & Subtraction |
| Nov. 7, 2014 or Feb. 25, 2015|
| Overview of Semple Math Levels 3 & 4 | Multiplication & Division |
| Dec. 5, 2014 or March 19, 2015 |
ELA Common Core
Click here for the latest ELA Common Core workshop dates and descriptions [PDF].
ELA Common Core 101
|Sept 8, 2014 | 12-3pm |
|Close Reading among Content Areas
||Sept 9, 2014 | 8:30-11:30am|
|CCSS Speaking and Listening: Real World Standards for 21st Century Students
||Sept 9, 2014 | 12:30-3:30pm|
|Literacy Skills in the Content Areas: Interventions for Students Who Struggle
||Sept. 22, 2014 | 8:30am-3:30pm|
|Strategies for Rigor in Literacy Practice
||Sept 25, 2014 | 8:30am-3pm|
|Teaching Literacy Skills to Students with Dyslexia: The Orton-Gillingham Approach
| Part 1 | Sept. 23-Oct. 28, 2014 | 6:30-9pm
| Part 2 | Nov. 11-Dec. 16, 2014 | 6:30-9pm
| Part 3 | Jan. 6-Feb. 10, 2015 | 6:30-9pm
| Part 4 | Feb. 24-Mar. 31, 2015 | 6:30-9pm
|Phonics for Reading
Dec. 2, 2014 | 9am-3:30pm or Mar. 11, 2015 | 9am-3:30pm
|Stevenson Language Skills for Grades K-3
||Oct. 30, 2014 | 9am-3:30pm or Feb. 13, 2015 | 9am-3:30pm|
|Stevenson Overlapping Strategy for Grades 4-8
||Nov. 12, 2014 | 9am-3:30pm or Mar. 5, 2015 | 9am-3:30pm|
Project Based Learning (PBL) 101
Learning Leaders/Educational Leadership Brown Bag
Click here to learn more about this monthly series, designed for educational leaders wishing to discuss the most relevant education topics in the field today.
Available on-site/in-district or in sessions throughout the year at the ESC
Central Ohio educators now have local access to training on a valuable tool to monitor student progress and individualize learning, Northwest Evaluation Association’s Measures of Academic Progress (MAP®).
The ESC of Central Ohio is partnering with NWEA to deliver affordable training to district leaders, building principals and classroom teachers on administering MAP assessments, accessing and interpreting data, and using NWEA’s continuum of instructional resources to foster a personalized learning experience for every child.
These ESC professional development offerings will represent a training continuum to help educators master the art of data-driven education, delivered by highly skilled staff, fully credentialed by NWEA.
Download the PDF flyer for additional details.
Email Tom.Reed@escco.org or call 614.542.4120 for more information.