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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

Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines July 23, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Research has shown that students in special education make disproportionately more threats, as well as more severe threats, than peers in general education. As a result, WKEC is pleased to present Dr. Dewey Cornell’s Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines. This…

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 19, 2019 WKEC

Progress Monitoring July 15, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to: define and identify methods of measurement, collect and graph progress data, analyze, interpret and make instructional decisions about students and demonstrate the linkage between progress monitoring and writing present levels for annual goals….

April 19, 2019 WKEC

IEP Development July 12, 2019 8:30-3:30 MSU Campus – Hopkinsville, KY This session will take an in-depth look at the IEP Guidance Document as a guide for creating a data-driven and outcome focused Individual Education Program.  All participants should bring a copy of the July 2018 IEP Guidance Document with them to the training. Register

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Building Reading Comprehension June 28, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Providing the right support can be difficult. Join us to learn a variety of ways to support students as they build reading comprehension strategies. This make and take workshop will fill quickly so don’t delay. Register

April 19, 2019 WKEC

RIME Magic June 6, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Join other special education teachers and Holly Bloodworth for a fun day learning Sharon Zinke’s RIME MAGIC. This decoding resource will help build phonics skills for Prevention and Intervention. It is suitable for learners of all ages. This research-based program focuses on building…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines June 4, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Research has shown that students in special education make disproportionately more threats, as well as more severe threats, than peers in general education. As a result, WKEC is pleased to present Dr. Dewey Cornell’s Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines. This…

April 19, 2019 WKEC

Youth Mental Health First Aid June 3, 2019 8:30-3:30 WKEC Conference Center – Eddyville, KY Mental Health First Aid is an 6-hour course that teaches participants how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.    Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack, Mental Health First…

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…

March 15, 2019 WKEC

Peer Support Networks July 18, 2019 8:30-2:30 WKEC Conference Center Time to start Networking! WKEC will be hosting our first regional training for Peer Support Networks on July 18th. During this training, participants will learn the difference between Peer Support Arrangements and Peer Support Networks; the research behind the program; and the benefits to students…

March 13, 2019 WKEC

REGISTER HERE Date:   June 24-25, 2019 Time:   8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Location:             WKEC Conference Center 435 Outlet Avenue Eddyville, KY  42038 The purpose of this professional development opportunity is to provide teachers, and instructional leaders with the chance to read through and plan for the implementation of the new state social studies standards.  This…