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1. Overview of Early Warning Systems

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/22/2018

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This workshop is to provide school districts with assistance in developing an early warning system in regards to potential drop outs and students at-risk. We will analyze your school's data and develop how to use an early warning system.

Follow up will be provided.

Teams from a school district are encouraged to attend.

2. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 1- "Emerging Leader" (formerly AMP)

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

Dates: 1/23/2018

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"Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
---------------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

Dates:
#1 July 25 (substitute new principals' conference-July 19 & 20 in Columbia, MO)
#2 November 16
#3 January 23
Learning Labs - held in area schools
#1 September 12 (EL), September 14 (SEC)
#2 March 20 (EL), March 22 (SEC)

YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY

For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

3. Transition Round Table

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/23/2018

Starting Soon
Begin the New Year with your colleagues for a time to:

*Share what your district is currently doing to prepare student for success after high school
*Reflect on what is going well with your transition services
*Share transition practices, resources, tools and assessments
*Learn about transition programs
*Discuss how the SE-RPDC can support you in your efforts to provide transition services
*DESE updates will be shared

Please bring a device with you and any resources you have used to support your students.

4. Professional Partnerships: Co-Teaching

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/26/2018

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The Professional Partnerships: Co-Teaching Training will provide an opportunity for teams to learn the art of Co-Teaching. The participants will study roles, responsibilities, approaches, and the benefits of professional partnerships in the classroom. Effective implementation of Co-Teaching impacts the learning of ALL students.

5. SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced Training-Meeting 3

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/26/2018

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MO SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced-By invitation only.

This training is intended for MO SW-PBS schools that have already completed the first year of Tier 3 training. The purpose of these sessions is to assist school teams that are already experienced in FBA-BIP to further develop a team-based approach to intensive, individualized behavior support. Focus will be on-going guided practice with the FBA-BIP process and a deeper understanding of using effective strategies when developing the behavior plan. Teams will have the opportunity to participate in case-study examples, and learn more about data collection tools. In depth study of data collection and metric selection, exploration of research, managing and organizing student file information, and analyzing systems and practices for data management and decision making. Additional topics for these trainings will include monitoring fidelity of implementation, determining the extent to which stakeholders value interventions currently in place using social validity data, working to engage and support families of students receiving Tier 3 interventions, evaluating outcomes, and impact of intervention on student achievement. Tier 3 teams will also have the opportunity to share information, resources, practices, and ideas with other teams.

Recommended participants: Tier 3 core team, including building administrator.

Meeting Dates:
September 29, 2017
October 27, 2017
January 26, 2018
March 23, 2018

Missouri Learning Standards:
Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

6. Diving Deeper into Grades 3-5 New Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics Part 3 of 4

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/30/2018

This 4-part professional development series will focus on instruction for developing conceptual understanding in mathematics and promoting student reasoning and sense making using the new Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics.

Each meeting will focus on a specific domain as follows:

Oct 17 Number Sense & Operations in Base Ten
Dec 14 Number Sense & Operations in Fractions
Jan 30 Geometry & Measurement
May 3 Relationships & Algebraic Thinking

Data and Statistics will be embedded within the other four domains.

7. SW-PBS Tier 2 Advanced Option 1: Check and Connect-Meeting 1

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Dates: 1/30/2018

Option 1:

Check and Connect (C&C)-Check & Connect is designed to enhance student engagement with school and learning, promote student competence and provide persistent support for academic and behavioral standards and expectations. Key aspects of the training include understanding the Check and Connect Intervention, design a program contextually relevant for your school, designing and implementing a program for participant schools, delivering implementation training to school-level stakeholders (staff, piloting teachers, students, and families), monitoring student progress, and evaluating program outcomes.

Meeting Dates:
January 30, 2018
February 20, 2018

8. Blended Writing-MALDEN SEMO CAMPUS

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Malden Bootheel Higher Education Center - Harry Crisp Center (Malden, MO) [map]

Dates: 1/31/2018

Kelly Gallagher states, "Writing well has become a gatekeeping skill across the workforce." The focus will be to move student writing away from genre specific to blended writing, a combination of genres - narrative, expository and argumentative. Also, we will look at how to incorporate using at least two research based sources into the writing. Participants will also receive DESE updates at the meeting and the latest on the upcoming MAP and EOC I and II assessments.

Please bring a device to use in the workshop.

NOTE: We will begin at 8:30 and lunch will be on your own.

9. Developing Standards-Based IEPs Linked to Missouri Learning Standards

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/1/2018

Standards Based IEP training takes the participant through the steps involved in "developing a process of planning that improves the development of the IEP and helps the IEP team participants see the importance of connecting instructional goals to the general curriculum and grade-level standards." Emphasis is placed on aligning IEP goals with the Missouri Learning Standards.

10. SW-PBS Tier 2 Sustaining-Meeting 2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/2/2018

MO SW-PBS Tier 2 Sustaining -By Invitation Only.

This training is for Tier 2 teams who have completed Tier 2 Advanced and want to keep Tier 2 strong within their schools. The content of the two days will depend on the needs of the schools involved. This training may also be helpful for schools who are already implementing Tier 3 interventions, but again, want to keep their Tier 2 interventions strong within their schools.

Meeting Dates:
September 13, 2017
February 2, 2018

Missouri Teacher Standards:
Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development

11. PLC Continuous Improvement (Middle School)--Meeting #2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/5/2018

This is the second meeting for schools in the Continuous Improvement cohort of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

12. Year 3 PLC Meeting--Meeting #4

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/6/2018

This is the fourth meeting for schools in their third year of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

13. HyperDocs 101 - Digital Lesson Design Using Google Apps

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/7/2018

Transform your lessons and engage your students with HyperDocs!

HyperDocs are an awesome way to deliver engaging lessons in a 21st century, blended learning classroom! These transformative and interactive digital lessons, designed and delivered using Google apps, provide students opportunities to think critically, create, collaborate, and connect. HyperDocs promote student-centered, inquiry-based learning, allowing students to learn through exploration. They are great for Google Classroom users! Examples and templates will be shared, and you’ll get started creating your own.

Each participant will take home a copy of The HyperDoc Handbook!

BYOD workshop: Please bring your laptop or Chromebook (Laptops also available on site if you need to borrow one).

14. PLC Continuous Improvement (Elementary)--Meeting #2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/7/2018

This is the second meeting for schools in the Continuous Improvement cohort of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

15. Actively Integrating New Missouri Science Standards in 6-8 Classrooms

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/8/2018

How can we integrate our new 6-8 Missouri Learning Standards in Science into our classroom practice? Come to this workshop and experience standards in action brought to life using the Science & Engineering Practices. All Participants will receive a NSTA Science resource book.

16. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 2- "Emerging Leader" - continuation of work of year 1

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

Dates: 2/8/2018

"Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
-------------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

Meeting dates for Year 2-
#1 September 26
#2 February 8
Learning Labs - held in area schools
#1 October 24 (EL), October 26 (SEC)
#2 March 6 (EL), March 13 (SEC)

YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY

For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

17. PLC Continuous Improvement (Secondary)--Meeting #2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/9/2018

This is the second meeting for schools in the Continuous Improvement cohort of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

18. Data-Based Decision Making

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/13/2018

Data-based decision-making involves small teams meeting regularly and using an explicit, data-driven structure to disaggregated data, analyze student performance, set incremental student learning goals, engage in dialogue around explicit and deliberate classroom instruction, and create a plan to monitor instruction and student learning.

Learner Objectives:

• Teacher develops knowledge and applies steps of DBDM “Cycles” (Data Teams) with sample data sets.

• Teacher learns how data-based decision making allows for demonstration of Missouri Teacher Standards.

• Teacher utilizes steps of DBDM “Cycles” in their classroom data.
Option 3:

CW-FIT, Positive Peer Reporting, Tootling-These are strategies to generalize and maintain appropriate behaviors in the classroom and are effective not only for Tier 2 and 3 students but for the whole classroom.

Meeting Date:
February 13, 2018

20. February Compliance Connection: Kennett

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Kennett Higher Education Center (Kennett, MO)

Dates: 2/14/2018

Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

21. Missouri Leadership Development System - Developing Level (Years 3-6) Rollout

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/15/2018

The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is ready to roll out its Developing Level professional development learning experiences for building leaders in years 3-6 (approximate) of their administrative careers. To provide leaders in this group a sampling of the learning experiences associated with this work and to gain an overall perspective for the MLDS, there will be three half-day sessions to share the format and learning treatments of the Developing Level group. Participants may attend any or all of the sessions. Please sign up for EACH session you plan to attend. The workshops will be held from 9AM until 1PM with learning wrapping up at noon and lunch and networking from noon until 1PM. Sessions will be held February 15, February 28, and April 3. A limit of twenty (2) participants will be signed up for each session.

****There is no cost for participants****

22. SW-PBS Administrator Overview for Interested Schools

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/15/2018

Administrators interested in Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support are invited to attend an overview about the components of SW-PBS.

What is Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support?
Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support is an organizational framework for discipline. As a framework or approach, it is not a specific "model" or "program," but a compilation of research-validated and effective practices, interventions, and systems. SW-PBS provides the framework for:
-Improving the social behavioral climate of schools
-Supporting or enhancing the impact of academic instruction on achievement
-Increasing proactive, positive, preventive management while decreasing reactive management
-Integrating academic and behavior supports
-Improving services for all students, including students at risk and students with identified disabilities (EBD)

Missouri Teacher Standards:
Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment

23. February Compliance Connection: Poplar Bluff

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Poplar Bluff Administration Building (Poplar Bluff, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/15/2018

Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

24. SW-PBS Tier 2 Training-Meeting 4

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/16/2018

MO SW-PBS Tier 2 -By Invitation Only.

This training will consist of 4 days throughout the school year and is designed for schools new to Tier 2

Session 1 –Teams will focus on foundational knowledge necessary for implementation of Tier 2 systems with fidelity.

Session 2 – Teams build on the systems knowledge from session 1 preparing the teams to implement a function-based intervention for students at-risk.

Session 3 and 4 - Teams work toward implementation of The Behavior Education Program: Check-in/Check-out (CICO), a research-based intervention.

Recommended participants: School administrator, representative with specialized academic knowledge (general ed teacher, at-risk teacher, etc.), representative with specialized behavior knowledge (special ed teacher, counselor, interventionist, etc.), additional participants who will serve as Tier 2 team members.

Meeting Dates:
September 15, 2017
October 13, 2017
January 12, 2018
February 16, 2018

Missouri Teacher Standards:
Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

25. SW-PBS Emerging Advanced Team Training-Meeting 3

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/20/2018

The Southeast RPDC will host a series of four workshops designed for schools in their second year of SW-PBS student implementation at the Tier 1 level. Content will emphasize implementation of the eight effective classroom practices with fidelity, using data for quality decision making and sustaining the Tier 1 process. Knowledge of the eight essential components of SW-PBS will be deepened and data will be analyzed as we consider the steps of scaling up to Tier 2 interventions.

Please sign up for each meeting date separately.

Meeting Dates include:
October 12, 2017
December 1, 2017
February 20, 2018
March 22, 2018

Missouri Teacher Standards: Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment

26. SW-PBS Tier 2 Advanced Option 1: Check and Connect-Meeting 2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Dates: 2/20/2018

Option 1:

Check and Connect (C&C)-Check & Connect is designed to enhance student engagement with school and learning, promote student competence and provide persistent support for academic and behavioral standards and expectations. Key aspects of the training include understanding the Check and Connect Intervention, design a program contextually relevant for your school, designing and implementing a program for participant schools, delivering implementation training to school-level stakeholders (staff, piloting teachers, students, and families), monitoring student progress, and evaluating program outcomes.

Meeting Dates:
January 30, 2018
February 20, 2018

27. Missouri Leadership Development System - Developing Level (Years 3-6) Rollout

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/21/2018

The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is ready to roll out its Developing Level professional development learning experiences for building leaders in years 3-6 (approximate) of their administrative careers. To provide leaders in this group a sampling of the learning experiences associated with this work and to gain an overall perspective for the MLDS, there will be three half-day sessions to share the format and learning treatments of the Developing Level group. Participants may attend any or all of the sessions. Please sign up for EACH session you plan to attend. The workshops will be held from 9AM until 1PM with learning wrapping up at noon and lunch and networking from noon until 1PM. Sessions will be held February 15, February 28, and April 3. A limit of twenty (2) participants will be signed up for each session.

****There is no cost for participants****

28. SE Missouri Teacher Academy - Meeting 3

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/21/2018

SE Missouri Teacher Academy

Teacher Academy is a replication of the very successful Leadership Academy Satellite Program, which has been fundamental in providing professional growth for school leaders. The Academy focus is centered on student engagement, instructional strategies, and reflection on practices that align with the Missouri State Teacher Standards. Teacher Academy is designed to provide participants with an intellectually stimulating opportunity to learn new teaching strategies and collaborate with other highly committed teachers in their region and throughout the state.

Participants will attend a one day Fall Statewide Kickoff at The Lodge of the Four Seasons on September 20, 2017 and a one day Winter Statewide Meeting on January 22, 2018. The rest of the trainings will be located at the Southeast RPDC. All dates are listed below.

Cost: $500.00 **Limited scholarships available.

Application process must be completed before signing up on My Learning Plan.

Please sign up for each date separately on My Learning Plan.
September 20, 2017 (Fall Statewide Kickoff)
October 19, 2017
November 30, 2017
January 22, 2018 (Winter Statewide Meeting)
February 21, 2018
March 28, 2018
May 2, 2018
TBD – (Teacher attends one workshop of their choice. More details after accepted in Teacher Academy.)

29. Teacher-Student Relationships: Promoting Positive Relationships in the Classroom

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/21/2018

Teacher-Student Relationships are one of John Hattie's highly Effective Teaching and Learning Practices. No significant learning occurs without a significant relationship. (Comer, 1995) Teacher-Student Relationship Learning Objectives: Building strong, positive relationships with students, encouraging teacher self-reflection, improving students' academic development, and developing students' socially appropriate behaviors.

30. Blended Writing Meeting # 2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/22/2018

Kelly Gallagher states, "Writing well has become a gatekeeping skill across the workforce." The focus of this three part series will be to move student writing away from genre specific to blended writing, a combination of genres-narrative, expository and argumentative. Also, we will look at how to incorporate using at least two research based sources into the writing. Participants will also receive DESE updates at each meeting and information regarding pilot writing and scoring opportunities.

For grades 7-12. The cost of the three part series is $150.00 for members.

31. Social Studies Integration: A New Frontier Meeting #2

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/23/2018

This meeting is the second of a three part series. This meeting's focus is on using local historians to share the past. Meeting Two: Dr. Frank Nickell will speak about WWII and its impact on Southeast Missouri.

32. SW-PBS Emerging Team Training-Meeting 6

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/23/2018

The Southeast RPDC will be hosting six training workshops for teams that have been planning with staff and are getting ready to implement MO SW-PBS with their students. Building teams will be given time to work together to review newly created artifacts and prepare for the full implementation of Tier 1 SW-PBS for the upcoming school year, deeper understanding of the Eight Essential Components of MO SW-PBS will take place during the trainings as well as building systems for implementation fidelity.

Meeting Dates include:
June 26, 2017
June 27, 2017
September 21, 2017
November 27, 2017
January 18, 2018
February 23, 2018

Missouri Teacher Standards: Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment

33. Year 2 PLC Meeting--Meeting #5

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/27/2018

This is the fifth meeting for schools in their second year of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

34. SW-PBS Preparation Team Training-Meeting 6

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 2/28/2018

The Southeast RPDC will be hosting training workshops for teams that have just committed to Missouri School wide Positive Behavior Support. MO SW-PBS focuses on establishing school environments that support long-term success of effective practices. These workshops will guide teams in creating a proactive system approach to put behavioral and social strategies in place for all students while building in support for those at risk.

Please sign up for each meeting date separately.

Meeting Dates include:
June 8, 2017
June 9, 2017
September 26, 2017
November 1, 2017
January 10, 2018
February 28, 2018

Missouri Teacher Standards: Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment

35. Literacy Collaboration Meeting

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

Dates: 3/2/2018

This is a special opportunity for networking as district reading staffs collaborate and share ideas, successes and concerns. There will be additional professional development topics presented by the RPDC Literacy Specialist to help districts and their reading people stay current with research based, high quality best practices and ELA strategies. The focus of the meeting this school year will be the ELA Missouri Learning Standards. All reading staff including academic coaches and reading specialists will find this networking meeting extremely beneficial.

Missouri Teacher Standards
Standard 7: Professional Collaboration

36. PROFESSIONAL LEARNING FOR QUALITY HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION SPRING 2018

Program: RPDC - Southeast

Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

Dates: 3/5/2018

New
The Quality Health & Physical Education Project is sponsored by: MO DEPT OF ELEMENTARY & SECONDARY EDUCATION, THE MO REGIONAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTERS, THE MO DEPT OF HEALTH & SENIOR SERVICES AND THE MO ASSOCIATION FOR HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, RECREATION & DANCE

This professional learning program for physical educators, health educators, administrators and all school health personnel will benefit from this one-day Professional Learning opportunity. The focus on this year’s Quality Health & Physical Education program will be multi-faceted, with time given to:
  • Updates relating to Legislative issues and initiatives, including ESSA
  • Technology and web resources for teaching and learning in health education and physical education
  • Appropriate practices relating to the curriculum and instructional delivery in health and physical education, with emphasis on the implementation of the MOAHPERD Grade Level Outcomes for Physical Education and the plan for the development of the MOAHPERD Grade Level Outcomes for Health Education.
  • The Presidential Youth Fitness Program (PYFP) www.pyfp.org This is the national fitness education & assessment program helping schools achieve excellence in physical education and empowering students to be fit for life.
  • Implementation of the WSCC model & the CSPAP model (Coordinated School Physical Activity Program)
  • Standards-based student assessments for achievement & growth measures
  • Construction of rubrics for use in student assessments
  • The role of the teaching/learning environment and school climate on the feeling of support and engagement for individual personal emotional and social behaviors.

    DRESS TO BE MINIMALLY ACTIVE AND PLAN TO BE ENGAGED & ENERGIZED!
    Participants are expected to:
    BRING A LAPTOP, IPAD, READER, TABLET &/OR SMART PHONE TO ACCESS MATERIALS & RESOURCES

    RESOURCE MATERIALS WILL BE PROVIDED TO EACH PARTICIPANT

    LUNCH PROVIDED
  • 37. Diving Deeper into Grades 6-8 New Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics- Part 4 of 5

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/6/2018

    This 5-part professional development series will focus on instruction for developing conceptual understanding in mathematics and promoting student reasoning and sense making using the new Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics.

    Each meeting will focus on a specific domains as follows:
    Sept 7 Ratio & Proportional Relationships
    Nov 8 Geometry and Measurement
    Jan 9 Number Sense and Operations
    March 6 Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities; Functions
    May 1 Data, Statistics, and Probability

    38. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 2- "Emerging Leader" - continuation of work of year 1

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: See Below (Kirksville, MO)

    Dates: 3/6/2018

    "Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
    --------------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

    The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

    Meeting dates for Year 2-
    #1 September 26
    #2 February 8
    Learning Labs - held in area schools
    #1 October 24 (EL), October 26 (SEC)
    #2 March 6 (EL), March 13 (SEC)

    YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY

    For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

    39. PLC Administrators Training

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/6/2018

    This is a meeting for any building or central office administrators in the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

    40. PLC Sustaining Schools--Meeting #2

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/8/2018

    This is the second meeting for schools in the Sustaining Schools cohort of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

    41. Developing Common Formative Assessments in Grades K-5 in ELA

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/9/2018

    Common formative assessment at the classroom level is a systematic and cyclical process designed to provide timely teacher/student feedback on curricula and student learning to improve both instructional practices and academic achievement.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Understand the clear purposes of assessment by clarifying
    o Why assess?
    o Who will use the results of assessment?
    o How will the assessment data be used to improve teaching and learning?


    • Develop clear and meaningful learning targets to guide instruction and student learning


    • Construct quality assessment instruments which are of sound design and measure the learning target

    42. Special Education and General Education Working Together for Students

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/9/2018

    March 9, 2018 - Great STEaM

    Linda Null and Julie Antil, Southeast RPDC Mathematics and Science Consultants will highlight great instructional practices and hands-on activities to involve special education and general education students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

    43. Blended Writing Meeting # 3

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/12/2018

    Kelly Gallagher states, "Writing well has become a gatekeeping skill across the workforce." The focus of this three part series will be to move student writing away from genre specific to blended writing, a combination of genres-narrative, expository and argumentative. Also, we will look at how to incorporate using at least two research based sources into the writing. Participants will also receive DESE updates at each meeting and information regarding pilot writing and scoring opportunities.

    Meeting date: Oct. 27, 2017, Feb. 22, 2018, and March 12, 2018.

    The cost of the three part series is $150.00 for members.

    44. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 2- "Emerging Leader" - continuation of work of year 1

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: See Below (Kirksville, MO)

    Dates: 3/13/2018

    "Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
    ----------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

    The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

    Meeting dates for Year 2-
    #1 September 26
    #2 February 8
    Learning Labs - held in area schools
    #1 October 24 (EL), October 26 (SEC)
    #2 March 6 (EL), March 13 (SEC)

    YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY

    For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

    45. Year 1 PLC Meeting--Meeting #5 (Secondary)

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/13/2018

    This is the fifth meeting for secondary schools in their first year of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

    46. Developing Common Formative Assessments in Grades K-5 in Mathematics

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/14/2018

    Common formative assessment at the classroom level is a systematic and cyclical process designed to provide timely teacher/student feedback on curricula and student learning to improve both instructional practices and academic achievement.

    Learning Objectives:
    • Understand the clear purposes of assessment by clarifying
    o Why assess?
    o Who will use the results of assessment?
    o How will the assessment data be used to improve teaching and learning?

    • Develop clear and meaningful learning targets to guide instruction and student learning

    • Construct quality assessment instruments which are of sound design and measure the learning target

    47. Second Grade ELA Networking Meeting

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/14/2018

    New
    This is a very special workshop designed for all district staff dealing with Second Grade ELA. Participants will network with others at their specific grade level to share strategic ideas, successes, and discuss ELA questions they have. Each participant is asked to come ready to share and to bring samples of ELA materials and ideas they have used successfully in Second Grade ELA instruction.

    48. SW-PBS Tier I Sustain-Meeting 2

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/14/2018

    This workshop is designed for SW-PBS Tier 1 teams to sustain/maintain while Tier 2 and/or Tier 3 are being implemented. Below you will find a series of questions to reflect on before signing up for this workshop. If your school can say "yes" to any of the questions, then this workshop will help you sustain/maintain your Tier 1 systems.

    Have you completed the first 3 years of Tier 1 training and your school is ready to implement Tier 2?

    Is your school implementing Tier 2?

    Is your school implementing Tier 3?

    Please sign up separately for the two Tier 1 Sustain Workshops:
    September 28, 2017
    March 14, 2018

    Missouri Teacher Standards:
    Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
    Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
    Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

    49. March Compliance Connection: Kennett

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Kennett Higher Education Center (Kennett, MO)

    Dates: 3/14/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    50. Developing Common Formative Assessments in Grades 6-12 in Mathematics

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/15/2018

    Common formative assessment at the classroom level is a systematic and cyclical process designed to provide timely teacher/student feedback on curricula and student learning to improve both instructional practices and academic achievement.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Understand the clear purposes of assessment by clarifying
    o Why assess?
    o Who will use the results of assessment?
    o How will the assessment data be used to improve teaching and learning?

    • Develop clear and meaningful learning targets to guide instruction and student learning

    • Construct quality assessment instruments which are of sound design and measure the learning target

    51. March Compliance Connection: Poplar Bluff

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Poplar Bluff Administration Building (Poplar Bluff, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/15/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    52. SW-PBS Tier 3 - Meeting 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Dates: 3/16/2018

    MO SW-PBS Tier 3 - By Invitation Only.

    This training will consist of 4 days throughout the school year and is designed for SW-PBS school teams that have demonstrated readiness to develop a Tier 3 system of individualized support. School teams will build on the established school-wide system to develop an efficient process to serve high-risk students by learning how to conduct a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA) & use the results to develop a basic Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP). Sessions include instruction for collecting relevant student data using a variety of techniques, interpreting data to determine a competing pathway, identification of function-based intervention strategies, writing behavioral goals, options for monitoring implementation & student progress. Teams will engage in a guided practice opportunity for conducting a functional assessment & developing an appropriate intervention plan using data from a student in their own setting. Participants will use an evaluation rubric to assess features of their practice FBA-BIP.

    Session 1 - Purposes of a Tier 3 team and establishing data decision rules for student identification
    Session 2 - Conducting a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA)
    Session 3 - Using FBA data to develop and implement a Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP)
    Session 4 - Monitoring and evaluating student progress

    Recommended participants: School administrator, participant with behavioral expertise, and participant with academic expertise. This will form your Tier 3 Core Team.

    ELEMENTARY Dates:
    September 22, 2017
    October 20. 2017
    January 19, 2018
    March 16, 2018

    Missouri Teacher Standards:
    Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
    Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
    Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

    53. Year 1 PLC Meeting--Meeting #5 (Elementary)

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/16/2018

    This is the fifth meeting for elementary schools in their first year of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

    54. Universal Design for Learning

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/19/2018

    Universal Design for Learning, presented by Dr. Nancy Aguinaga, assists administrators and teachers to improve outcomes of students with disabilities through an approach which emphasizes research based instructional practices using technology and whole classroom methods while personalizing each student's instruction.

    55. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 1- "Emerging Leader" (formerly AMP)

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: See Below (Kirksville, MO)

    Dates: 3/20/2018

    "Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
    ---------------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

    The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

    Dates:
    #1 July 25 (substitute new principals' conference-July 19 & 20 in Columbia, MO)
    #2 November 16
    #3 January 23
    Learning Labs - held in area schools
    #1 September 12 (EL), September 14 (SEC)
    #2 March 20 (EL), March 22 (SEC)

    YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY

    For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

    56. Social Studies Integration: A New Frontier Meeting #3

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/21/2018

    This meeting is the last of a three part series. This meeting's focus is on using various research websites dedicated to teaching Social Studies. We will spend time researching websites and the afternoon will be for incorporating them into lessons.

    The cost for all 3 meetings is $150.00.

    57. Year 3 PLC Meeting--Meeting #5

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/21/2018

    This is the fifth meeting for schools in their third year of the PLC Project. Registrants must be from a school that has a PLC Business Partnership Agreement with the Southeast RPDC.

    58. Mathematics Coaching: Resources and Tools for Math Coaches/Leaders Meeting 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/22/2018

    This 4-day series of meetings is designed for district teacher leaders who support other teachers in the teaching of mathematics. The focus will be on increasing student cognitive engagement to impact student learning. Participants will have the added opportunity of networking with each other and sharing best practices.

    Be sure to sign up for each day of this series:


    Missouri Teacher Standards:
    Standard 1: Content Knowledge
    Standard 2: Student Learning, Growth, and Development
    Standard 3: Curriculum Implementation
    Standard 4: Critical Thinking

    59. Missouri Leadership Development System--Year 1- "Emerging Leader" (formerly AMP)

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: See Below (Kirksville, MO)

    Dates: 3/22/2018

    "Supporting and developing effective building principals is a critical component in helping all students reach their potential. Through broad-based collaborative effort, Missouri is moving beyond simply identifying leadership standards and competencies by intentionally building leadership capacity in support of our students, schools and communities."
    ------------Missouri Commissioner of Education, Dr. Margie Vandeven

    The primary purpose of the Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is the development and support of effective school leaders.

    Dates:
    #1 July 25 (substitute new principals' conference-July 19 & 20 in Columbia, MO)
    #2 November 16
    #3 January 23
    Learning Labs - held in area schools
    #1 September 12 (EL), September 14 (SEC)
    #2 March 20 (EL), March 22 (SEC)

    YOU MUST REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY
    For additional information, please call Tom Okruch at 573-986-6130

    60. SW-PBS Emerging Advanced Team Training-Meeting 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/22/2018

    The Southeast RPDC will host a series of four workshops designed for schools in their second year of SW-PBS student implementation at the Tier 1 level. Content will emphasize implementation of the eight effective classroom practices with fidelity, using data for quality decision making and sustaining the Tier 1 process. Knowledge of the eight essential components of SW-PBS will be deepened and data will be analyzed as we consider the steps of scaling up to Tier 2 interventions.

    Please sign up for each meeting date separately.

    Meeting Dates include:
    October 12, 2017
    December 1, 2017
    February 20, 2018
    March 22, 2018

    Missouri Teacher Standards: Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment

    61. Professional Development Committee Training (for PDC Chairs and Administrators)

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

    Dates: 3/23/2018

    The Excellent in Education Act requires each school district to have a Professional Development Committee (PDC). This workshop is designed to assist districts in developing high quality professional development opportunities as designed by the "Missouri Professional Development Guideline". PDC Chairs and Administrators will be provided with the most up to date information available concerning the roles, responsibilities and expectations of their committee members.

    For additional information, please contact Cynthia Matthew at cjmatthew@semo.edu or call the SE RPDC at 573-651-5161.

    62. SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced Training-Meeting 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/23/2018

    MO SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced-By invitation only.

    This training is intended for MO SW-PBS schools that have already completed the first year of Tier 3 training. The purpose of these sessions is to assist school teams that are already experienced in FBA-BIP to further develop a team-based approach to intensive, individualized behavior support. Focus will be on-going guided practice with the FBA-BIP process and a deeper understanding of using effective strategies when developing the behavior plan. Teams will have the opportunity to participate in case-study examples, and learn more about data collection tools. In depth study of data collection and metric selection, exploration of research, managing and organizing student file information, and analyzing systems and practices for data management and decision making. Additional topics for these trainings will include monitoring fidelity of implementation, determining the extent to which stakeholders value interventions currently in place using social validity data, working to engage and support families of students receiving Tier 3 interventions, evaluating outcomes, and impact of intervention on student achievement. Tier 3 teams will also have the opportunity to share information, resources, practices, and ideas with other teams.

    Recommended participants: Tier 3 core team, including building administrator.

    Meeting Dates:
    September 29, 2017
    October 27, 2017
    January 26, 2018
    March 23, 2018

    Missouri Learning Standards:
    Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
    Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
    Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

    63. Assistive Technology for Students with Learning Barriers

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/26/2018

    This presentation will focus on assistive technology, programs and services to assist students in the K-12 environment who experience barriers to learning. Emphasis will be placed on exploring cross-platform tools, apps and extensions. Part of this event will be hands-on, so come prepared to engage.

    Presented by:
    Rhonda Hughes COTA/L
    Program Coordinator
    Missouri Assistive Technology

    64. Developing Common Formative Assessments in Grades 6-12 in ELA

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/27/2018

    Common formative assessment at the classroom level is a systematic and cyclical process designed to provide timely teacher/student feedback on curricula and student learning to improve both instructional practices and academic achievement.

    Learning Objectives:


    • Understand the clear purposes of assessment by clarifying
    o Why assess?
    o Who will use the results of assessment?
    o How will the assessment data be used to improve teaching and learning?




    • Develop clear and meaningful learning targets to guide instruction and student learning




    • Construct quality assessment instruments which are of sound design and measure the learning target

    65. SE Missouri Teacher Academy - Meeting 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/28/2018

    SE Missouri Teacher Academy Teacher Academy is a replication of the very successful Leadership Academy Satellite Program, which has been fundamental in providing professional growth for school leaders. The Academy focus is centered on student engagement, instructional strategies, and reflection on practices that align with the Missouri State Teacher Standards. Teacher Academy is designed to provide participants with an intellectually stimulating opportunity to learn new teaching strategies and collaborate with other highly committed teachers in their region and throughout the state. Participants will attend a one day Fall Statewide Kickoff at The Lodge of the Four Seasons on September 20, 2017 and a one day Winter Statewide Meeting on January 22, 2018. The rest of the trainings will be located at the Southeast RPDC. All dates are listed below. Cost: $500.00 **Limited scholarships available. Application process must be completed before signing up on My Learning Plan. Please sign up for each date separately on My Learning Plan. September 20, 2017 (Fall Statewide Kickoff) October 19, 2017 November 30, 2017 January 22, 2018 (Winter Statewide Meeting) February 21, 2018 March 28, 2018 May 2, 2018 TBD – (Teacher attends one workshop of their choice. More details after accepted in Teacher Academy.)

    66. SW-PBS Tier 3 Sustaining-Meeting 2

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 3/29/2018

    MO SW-PBS Tier 3 Sustaining -By Invitation Only.

    This training is for Tier 3 teams who have completed Tier 3 Advanced and want to keep Tier 3 strong within their schools. The content of the two days will depend on the needs of the schools involved.

    Meeting Dates:
    November 2, 2017
    March 29, 2018

    Missouri Teacher Standards:
    Standard 5: Positive Classroom Environment
    Standard 2: Student Learning Growth and Development
    Standard 7: Student Assessment and Data Analysis

    67. Missouri Leadership Development System - Developing Level (Years 3-6) Rollout

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 4/3/2018

    The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is ready to roll out its Developing Level professional development learning experiences for building leaders in years 3-6 (approximate) of their administrative careers. To provide leaders in this group a sampling of the learning experiences associated with this work and to gain an overall perspective for the MLDS, there will be three half-day sessions to share the format and learning treatments of the Developing Level group. Participants may attend any or all of the sessions. Please sign up for EACH session you plan to attend. The workshops will be held from 9AM until 1PM with learning wrapping up at noon and lunch and networking from noon until 1PM. Sessions will be held February 15, February 28, and April 3. A limit of twenty (2) participants will be signed up for each session.

    ****There is no cost for participants****

    68. First Grade ELA Networking Meeting

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 4/10/2018

    New
    This is a very special workshop designed for all district staff dealing with first grade ELA. Participants will network with others at their specific grade level to share strategic ideas, successes, and discuss ELA questions they have. Each participant is asked to come ready to share and to bring samples of ELA materials and ideas they have used successfully in first grade ELA instruction.

    69. April Compliance Connection: Kennett

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Kennett Higher Education Center (Kennett, MO)

    Dates: 4/11/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    70. April Compliance Connection: Poplar Bluff

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Poplar Bluff Administration Building (Poplar Bluff, MO) [map]

    Dates: 4/12/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    71. Leadership Academy

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

    Dates: 4/13/2018

    The focus of Leadership Academy is to ensure success of all students by building leadership capacity. This year-long experience develops effective leaders who:

    *Demonstrate their roles as lead learners
    *Develop and cultivate positive, productive professional relationships
    *Develop skills to effectively develop teachers
    *Create and sustain a culture of continuous improvement

    Leadership Academy is designed for building administrators in Year 3 and beyond.

    The program includes four state meeting, six regional meetings and one Capital visit to Jefferson City.

    *STATE MEETINGS: 1) Kickoff (June 12-14, 2017...copy and paste to your browser the following link to register with DESE: https://www.mylearningplan.com/WebReg/ActivityProfile.asp?D=11005&I=2420768,)
    2) Winter Meeting (Jan. 10-12, 2018)
    3) Graduation (June 14-16, 2018)
    All state meetings are held in Columbia with the exception of OLE
    4) Outdoor Leadership Experience, OLE (Oct. 4-7, 2017) is held at Trout Lodge, Potosi, as well as 6 regional cohort meetings.

    *REGIONAL MEETINGS are held in Cape Girardeau at the SE RPDC. You will need to register for each one separately.

    Aug. 24, 2017
    Sept. 25, 2017
    Nov. 14, 2017
    Feb. 22, 2018
    April 13, 2018
    May 8, 3018

    CAPITOL VISIT: March 20, 2018 (you will not register on My Learning Plan for this meeting)

    72. Professional Development Committee Training (for PDC Chairs and Administrators) 2nd Offering

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

    Dates: 4/17/2018

    The Excellent in Education Act requires each school district to have a Professional Development Committee (PDC). This workshop is designed to assist districts in developing high quality professional development opportunities as designed by the "Missouri Professional Development Guideline". PDC Chairs and Administrators will be provided with the most up to date information available concerning the roles, responsibilities and expectations of their committee members.

    This is the second offering for PDC training.

    For additional information, please contact Cynthia Matthew at cjmatthew@semo.edu or call the SE RPDC at 573-651-5161.

    73. Kindergarten ELA Networking Meeting

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 4/24/2018

    New
    This is a very special workshop designed for all district staff dealing with Kindergarten ELA. Participants will network with others at their specific grade level to share strategic ideas, successes, and discuss ELA questions they have. Each participant is asked to come ready to share and to bring samples of ELA materials and ideas they have used successfully in Kindergarten ELA instruction.

    74. Diving Deeper into Grades 6-8 New Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics- Part 5 of 5

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 5/1/2018

    This 5-part professional development series will focus on instruction for developing conceptual understanding in mathematics and promoting student reasoning and sense making using the new Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics.

    Each meeting will focus on a specific domains as follows:
    Sept 7 Ratio & Proportional Relationships
    Nov 8 Geometry and Measurement
    Jan 9 Number Sense and Operations
    March 6 Expressions, Equations, and Inequalities; Functions
    May 1 Data, Statistics, and Probability

    75. SE Missouri Teacher Academy - Meeting 5

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 5/2/2018

    SE Missouri Teacher Academy

    Teacher Academy is a replication of the very successful Leadership Academy Satellite Program, which has been fundamental in providing professional growth for school leaders. The Academy focus is centered on student engagement, instructional strategies, and reflection on practices that align with the Missouri State Teacher Standards. Teacher Academy is designed to provide participants with an intellectually stimulating opportunity to learn new teaching strategies and collaborate with other highly committed teachers in their region and throughout the state.

    Participants will attend a one day Fall Statewide Kickoff at The Lodge of the Four Seasons on September 20, 2017 and a one day Winter Statewide Meeting on January 22, 2018. The rest of the trainings will be located at the Southeast RPDC. All dates are listed below.

    Cost: $500.00 **Limited scholarships available.

    Application process must be completed before signing up on My Learning Plan.

    Please sign up for each date separately on My Learning Plan.
    September 20, 2017 (Fall Statewide Kickoff)
    October 19, 2017
    November 30, 2017
    January 22, 2018 (Winter Statewide Meeting)
    February 21, 2018
    March 28, 2018
    May 2, 2018
    TBD – (Teacher attends one workshop of their choice. More details after accepted in Teacher Academy.)

    76. Diving Deeper into Grades 3-5 New Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics Part 4 of 4

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 5/3/2018

    This 4-part professional development series will focus on instruction for developing conceptual understanding in mathematics and promoting student reasoning and sense making using the new Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics.

    Each meeting will focus on a specific domain as follows:

    Oct 17 Number Sense & Operations in Base Ten
    Dec 14 Number Sense & Operations in Fractions
    Jan 17 Geometry & Measurement
    May 3 Relationships & Algebraic Thinking

    Data and Statistics will be embedded within the other four domains

    77. Literacy Collaboration Meeting

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Dates: 5/4/2018

    This is a special opportunity for networking as district reading staffs collaborate and share ideas, successes and concerns. There will be additional professional development topics presented by the RPDC Literacy Specialist to help districts and their reading people stay current with research based, high quality best practices and ELA strategies. The focus of the meeting this school year will be the ELA Missouri Learning Standards. All reading staff including academic coaches and reading specialists will find this networking meeting extremely beneficial.

    Missouri Teacher Standards
    Standard 7: Professional Collaboration

    78. Leadership Academy

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: SE RPDC-SE MO State Univ.-Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO)

    Dates: 5/8/2018

    The focus of Leadership Academy is to ensure success of all students by building leadership capacity. This year-long experience develops effective leaders who:

    *Demonstrate their roles as lead learners
    *Develop and cultivate positive, productive professional relationships
    *Develop skills to effectively develop teachers
    *Create and sustain a culture of continuous improvement

    Leadership Academy is designed for building administrators in Year 3 and beyond.

    The program includes four state meeting, six regional meetings and one Capital visit to Jefferson City.

    *STATE MEETINGS: 1) Kickoff (June 12-14, 2017...copy and paste to your browser the following link to register with DESE: https://www.mylearningplan.com/WebReg/ActivityProfile.asp?D=11005&I=2420768,)
    2) Winter Meeting (Jan. 10-12, 2018)
    3) Graduation (June 14-16, 2018)
    All state meetings are held in Columbia with the exception of OLE
    4) Outdoor Leadership Experience, OLE (Oct. 4-7, 2017) is held at Trout Lodge, Potosi, as well as 6 regional cohort meetings.

    *REGIONAL MEETINGS are held in Cape Girardeau at the SE RPDC. You will need to register for each one separately.

    Aug. 24, 2017
    Sept. 25, 2017
    Nov. 14, 2017
    Feb. 22, 2018
    April 13, 2018
    May 8, 3018

    CAPITOL VISIT: March 20, 2018 (you will not register on My Learning Plan for this meeting)

    79. May Compliance Connection: Kennett

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Kennett Higher Education Center (Kennett, MO)

    Dates: 5/16/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    80. May Compliance Connection: Poplar Bluff

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Poplar Bluff Administration Building (Poplar Bluff, MO) [map]

    Dates: 5/17/2018

    Compliance Connection is a monthly meeting between regional educators and Southeast RPDC Special Education Compliance Consultant, Tiffiney Smith. During each of these monthly meetings, DESE Special Education updates will be shared along with information regarding other various Special Education Compliance topics such as Special Education Laws and Regulations,Discipline Process for Students with Disabilities, Special Education Data and Data Analysis for Improving Student Outcomes, Eligibility Determinations and IEP Implementation. In addition to information sharing, time will be provided for individuals to ask specific questions. Technical assistance will be provided on an as needed basis to anyone who may need assistance with Special Education Compliance related issues. The meetings are open to any district staff member who has a role in Special Education, this may include District and Building Administrators, Special Education Directors, and Process Coordinators.

    Due to space limitations at the specific regional locations, each individual who plans on attending, will need to register through My Learning Plan so that we can ensure adequate and appropriate accommodations and materials.

    81. CORE Academy: Next Generation Teaching & Learning Conference

    Program: RPDC - Southeast

    Location: 1 Southeast Missouri State University - Cape Girardeau (Cape Girardeau, MO) [map]

    Audience: ALL EDUCATORS - Elementary Teachers, Secondary Teachers, Post-Secondary Teachers/Professors, Library Media Specialists, Building Administrators, District-Level Administrators, Instructional Technology Facilitators, Traditional IT Personnel, Instructional Coaches, etc.

    Dates: 6/19/2018 to 6/20/2018

    Experience The New Reality in Education!

    All are welcome to attend CORE Academy 2018 held on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University for PK-20 educators. You don't want to miss this learning opportunity with a stacked lineup of renowned, innovative educational leaders!

    Keynote Speakers:
  • Fredi Lajvardi (June 19)
  • Alice Keeler (June 20)

    Fredi Lajvardi and Alice Keeler will also present breakout sessions on their respective days.Click here to get to know the Keynote Speakers!

    Spotlight Presenters Leading Breakout Sessions:

  • Adam Welcome
  • Lisa Highfill
  • Dr. John Bailey
  • Eric Patnoudes
  • and more!

    Click here to get to know the Spotlight Presenters!

    The CORE Leadership Team is also looking for breakout session proposals that show a passion for education, active learning, and student engagement. Click here to submit a proposal.

    Visit the Southeast CORE Academy Webpage for the schedule of events, presenter information, a look at special events, and more!

    Meals provided on day 1: Lunch and heavy hors d'oeuvres at the Reception
    Meals provided on day 2: Breakfast and Lunch