Author: WKEC

July 15, 2019 WKEC

Date: August 26, 2019 Time: 8:30-3:30 Location: James Bruce Convention Center – Hopkinsville, KY Targeted Audience: School Administrators, Instructional Supervisors, Directors of Special Ed., Special Ed. Teachers and General Ed. Teachers serving students with disabilities Session Overview: Your Superintendent says “We have to drastically increase the achievement and learning of our students with disabilities…. What should we do?”…

July 9, 2019 WKEC

Date: October 18, 2019 Time: 8:30-3:30 Location: WKEC Conference Center Audience: All Bootcamp participants This series of Professional Learning is designed specifically for New or returning MSD teachers identified by the director of special education in their district. These teachers will gain critical information in preparation for their first year of instruction. The topic for this…

July 9, 2019 WKEC

Date: September 11, 2019 Time: 12:30-3:30 Location: WKEC Conference Center Audience: Recommended for Year 1 participants and Year 2-3 if not previously attended. This series of Professional Learning is designed specifically for New or returning MSD teachers identified by the director of special education in their district. These teachers will gain critical information in preparation…

July 9, 2019 WKEC

Date: September 11, 2019 Time: 8:30-11:30 Location: WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Audience: Year 1 This session is intended for NEW teachers with little to no experience with alternate assessment.  During this time participants will be introduced to the components of alternate assessment including process, calendar, Administration Guide Components, Participation Guidelines, and the Alternate…

May 30, 2019 WKEC

Co-Teaching July 24, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY During this session, participants will increase their knowledge of how an inclusive philosophy effectively drives resources, professional development practices, and effective scheduling for students with disabilities.   Participants will discuss the co-teaching approaches recommended for providing students with increased practice turns & feedback opportunities. The following…

May 17, 2019 WKEC

Boardmaker Online – Learn the Basics…and much more! -MAYFIELD location Location: WK&T Tech Park, 99 East Powell Rd., Mayfield, KY Date: July 24, 2019 Time: 8:30-2:30 This training will be interactive and facilitated by a Boardmaker Representative via Zoom meeting. Participants will be given a general overview of all the basic and advanced features of Boardmaker online. From create and edit boards to Instructional Solutions…

May 17, 2019 WKEC

Boardmaker Online – Learn the Basics…and much more! Location: Henderson Co. Schools Technology Building- 1715 2nd St. Henderson, KY Date: July 24, 2019 Time: 8:30-2:30 This training will be interactive and facilitated by a Boardmaker Representative via Zoom meeting. Participants will be given a general overview of all the basic and advanced features of Boardmaker…

May 9, 2019 WKEC

FREE WHEN:  July 30, 2019, 8:30am – 3:30pm WHERE:  WKEC Conference Center, 435 Outlet Avenue, Eddyville, KY  42038 Mathematics consultants from KDE will be facilitating a full day of learning and practice around the newly revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Mathematics. Participants will look closely at the architecture of the standards, instructional shifts for consideration,…

May 9, 2019 WKEC

FREE WHEN:  July 30, 2019, 8:30am – 3:30pm WHERE:   The Marshall County Performing Arts Center, 416 High School Road, Benton, KY  42025 Literacy consultants from KDE will be facilitating a full day of learning and practice around the newly revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Reading & Writing. Participants will look closely at the architecture of…

May 8, 2019 WKEC

Hammer’s Professional Development is a fun and engaging learning experience for educators.  Teachers learn how to effectively teach fractions, measurement and scaling “Hammer-style,” while experiencing the curriculum through the eyes of the student. This is a FREE session. Math Educators, Instructional Supervisors, Principals and District Instructional Leaders are invited. Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 8:30am-3:30pm WKEC…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Behavior Strategies August 2, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Which behavioral strategy should I use for a student that persistently disrupts my class?  This session will train all participants in behavior intervention strategies recommended by the Kentucky State Behavior Task Group.  Participants will leave with the necessary skills to select an appropriate…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Trauma Informed Care for Educators July 22, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY The Kentucky Department of Education feels that becoming trauma-informed should be an essential component of the overall mission of the education system. A trauma-informed school recognizes that trauma affects staff, students, families, communities, and systems. Trauma disproportionately affects students with…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Functional Communication in the Classroom July 17, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY “Functional Communication in the Classroom” is the second part of the “Functional Communication Training.” During this training, teachers will learn strategies needed for facilitating students use of functional communication when engaging in academic activities. Teachers/SLP will learn how to translate…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Functional Communication Training July 16, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY This will be a repeat of the training originally offered March 21. In this training we will answer the question, “What is functional communication?” and how it may look different for each communicator. Participants will discuss barriers and myths regarding functional communication. We…

April 16, 2019 WKEC

MSD Bootcamp – Systematic Instruction – Recommended for Year 2 & 3 (ONLY) July 26, 2019 8:30-2:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY This series of Professional Learning is designed specifically for returning MSD teachers identified by the director of special education in their district. These teachers will gain critical information in preparation for their…

April 16, 2019 WKEC

MSD Bootcamp – Scheduling and Environmental Arrangement – Recommended for Year 1 or Year 2-3 if not previously attended-REPEAT SESSION July 25, 2019 8:30-2:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY This series of Professional Learning is designed specifically for New or returning MSD teachers identified by the director of special education in their district. These…