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1. ODE Virtual Meetup: The Science of Reading with Carolyn Turner

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Audience: Teachers, instructional coaches, building and district leaders and regional support colleagues

Dates: 5/26/2020

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Join Carolyn Turner, Ohio Literacy Lead, for an introduction to The Science of Reading. The term "Science of Reading" is not a program, practice, or philosophy of reading. Rather, it refers to the body of knowledge that includes what science has determined to be relevant to reading, reading acquisition, assessment of poor reading, and the interventions available for poor readers. Ohio's Plan to Raise Literacy Achievement is grounded in this work. This session will give participants a brief introduction to the Science of Reading and allow district and building leaders to reflect how current practices align with science and Ohio's Plan. This meeting will be held in a virtual environment. The zoom link and password will be sent out the morning of the meeting.

2. Naviance: Expanding student opportunities for college, career, and life readiness

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Audience: Administrators and counselors

Dates: 5/27/2020

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Participants will explore how a regional partnership approach to Naviance can strengthen alignment to the new Ohio Graduation requirements by previewing upcoming system enhancements and better utilizing current features.This includes a blended learning in-class curriculum to help students develop critical non-cognitive skills and align with Ohio SEL/CASEL. Participants will also learn how Naviance can help students to get excited about post-secondary education while gaining college awareness, exploring majors, learning about admission requirements and other important knowledge all in a virtual learning environment.

3. STEMthusiasts: A Community of Practice

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Audience: teachers, STEM leaders

Dates: 5/28/2020

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Design thinking is a problem-solving framework that begins with stepping into the shoes of your end users, in this case, our students. In this session, we will discuss possible design thinking approaches for adults when considering the conditions under which we may be operating our classrooms in the Fall of 2020. This session will support teacher and school leaders in the utilization of the different steps of the design thinking process with the goal of designing a STEM/STEAM learning environment for the Fall of 2020. (Meeting Link and Password will be given upon registration.)

4. Online- THE ORTON-GILLINGHAM APPROACH (MULTI-DAY): Teaching Literacy Skills to Students with Dyslexia

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/8/2020 to 6/19/2020

The Orton-Gillingham approach is a structured, systematic, multisensory, and diagnostic-prescriptive approach for the teaching of language skills (including reading, spelling and handwriting) for students with dyslexia. This course will prepare educators to successfully tutor individual students, or to more effectively implement structured literacy programs (such as Wilson, Patterns for Success, SPIRE, Phonics First, etc.). Course topics will include the characteristics and needs of students with dyslexia, the critical structures of English that must be addressed by instruction, and the design, implementation and evaluation of effective individual lesson plans. Presentations will be through virtual lectures, discussions, demonstrations, videos, and individual learning activities with multi-sensory techniques and materials. This 60-hour introductory course will provide participants with an introduction to the basics of the Orton-Gillingham approach. Completion of this course and a supervised practicum (to be contracted individually with instructors, cost not included) prepares participants for the associate level of Orton-Gillingham Academy application process for certification. Course dates will be June 8-19, 2020 (10 days). A total of 60 contact hours will be awarded upon completion. Course materials are included in the cost of the training. Optional 4-semester hours of Ashland Credit available. (2-semester hours each week-at a cost of $498 each week) Lunch is on your own. Questions about the training? Contact: CyndiSchultz80@gmail.com This course has materials that would need to be mailed directly to you prior to the start date. Upon registration, please email jinnae.buchanan@escco.org with your mailing address.

5. Literacy Intervention in a Virtual Environment with SST 5 Ohio Literacy Lead Michelle Elia.

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Audience: Teachers, instructional coaches, building and district leaders and regional support colleagues

Dates: 6/8/2020

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June 8 - 10 am to 11 am - ESCCO - Literacy Intervention in a Virtual Environment with Michelle Elia. Join Michelle Elia for a discussion about providing literacy intervention in a virtual environment. This session would be appropriate for anyone who teaches reading or provides reading intervention. Please be advised this is being held in a virtual environment. Prior to the meeting, the zoom link and password will be emailed to participants.

6. Gifted Institute 1 - "Gifted 101"(Online with one in-person opening meeting)

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/9/2020 to 7/24/2020

In this course, you'll learn about the various changes within the state of Ohio pertaining to gifted, identification areas and details, understanding various components of gifted identified individuals with their characteristics and intellectual nuances. With this knowledge and understanding, you'll review your district and building report card data and dig deeper to explore the various needs to properly address and serve this student population to insure academic growth. This course will award 15 hours of gifted training towards your 60 hour four year requirement. **PLEASE NOTE THE FACE TO FACE MEETING IS AT NO COST**

7. Gifted Institute 2 - "Differentiation and Depth & Complexity 101" (Online with one in-person opening meeting)

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/9/2020 to 7/24/2020

In this course, you'll learn about various techniques for gifted learners to differentiate their instruction complete with understanding ways to utilize pre-assessment and other data. You will also learn to offer specific differentiated instruction focused on higher-order thinking and depth and complexity including assistance with rebooting an existing lesson. This course will award 15 hours of gifted training towards your 60 hour four year requirement. **PLEASE NOTE THE FACE TO FACE MEETING IS AT NO COST**

8. Gifted Institute 3 - "Social and Emotional and the World of Gifted"(Online with one in-person opening meeting)

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/10/2020 to 7/24/2020

In this course, you'll learn about the various social and emotional needs of gifted learners including over-excitabilities, existential depression, perfectionism, over-achievement, anxiety, and underachievement to name a few. With this knowledge and understanding, you'll explore actionable goal development for social emotional support for Written Education Plans. This course will award 15 hours of gifted training towards your 60 hour four year requirement. **PLEASE NOTE THE FACE TO FACE MEETING IS AT NO COST**

9. Gifted Institute 4 - "Twice-Exceptional and Underrepresented Gifted Learners" (Online with one in-person opening meeting)

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/10/2020 to 7/24/2020

In this course, you will learn about the underrepresented gifted populations in our schools and how to best capture and serve them. You will also learn about our twice-exceptional learners with their dual diagnosis as well as the misdiagnosis and missed diagnosis that many times happen. You will explore the dimensions of cognitive style and various disabilities. With this knowledge and understanding, you'll develop actionable goals to strengthen their growth not only academically but most importantly as a whole child. This course will award 15 hours of gifted training towards your 60 hour four year requirement. **PLEASE NOTE THE FACE TO FACE MEETING IS AT NO COST**

10. Advanced Best Practices for Supporting English Learners

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/22/2020 to 6/24/2020

This three-day workshop is designed for general education teachers who are already familiar with best practices for English learners. In this session, participants will enhance their knowledge of best practices with an in-depth look at the research-based instructional techniques that address the needs of English Language Learners (ELLs or ELs) in content classes. Attendees will participate in an interactive workshop and leave with practical lesson planning ideas for the new school year. The target audience includes K-12 educators in any content area, EL teachers, administrators, coordinators and coaches. Participants will leave with resources and ideas to implement in the new school year. There is no additional cost to districts who are members of the ESC's EL Title lll Consortium. Use "ESC-EL" in payment box. For districts who are members of the ESCCO, the cost is $275. For districts who are not members of the ESCCO, the cost is $325. An optional 1-semester hour of Ashland University credit will be offered for an additional $249. Questions? Contact Jill.Kramer@escco.org

11. Online HQT Language Arts/Reading Course

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/29/2020 to 8/9/2020

Participants will learn to align curriculum to the ODE Language Arts/Reading Standards in order to increase student achievement. This course was recently approved by Ashland University as a prerequisite reading block towards gaining the Ohio Reading Endorsement. The course is set-up in 6 weekly modules and will require 6-8 hours of course work each week. Course registration is $126. Course will run 6/29/20-8/9/20. A certificate of completion for 45 contact hours in content will be available within a week after course completion. An optional 3-hour Ashland University credit option is available for an additional $747. Contact jinnae.buchanan@escco.org or by phone at 614.542.4111 for further information. Registration deadline is 6/25/20 at midnight or until courses are full. Course payment must be submitted by 6/26/20 or the course will be dropped. This does not apply to purchase order payments. Course access will be sent by email right before the course begins.

12. Online HQT Math Course

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/29/2020 to 8/9/2020

Participants will learn to align curriculum to the ODE Math Standards in order to increase student achievement. The course is set-up in 6 weekly modules and will require 6-8 hours of course work each week. Course registration is $126. Course will run 6/29/20-8/9/20. A certificate of completion for 45 contact hours in content will be available within a week after course completion. An optional 3-hour Ashland University credit option is available for an additional $747. Contact Sandy.Denney@escco.org or by phone at 614.542.4111 for further information. Registration deadline is 6/25/20 at midnight or until courses are full. Course payment must be submitted by 6/26/20 or the course may be dropped. This does not apply to purchase order payments. Course access will be sent by email right before the course begins.

13. Online HQT Pedagogy Course

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/29/2020 to 8/9/2020

This online course meets the HQT requirements for 45 contact hours in teaching skills pedagogy. The course is designed to be both theoretical and practical, allowing the participant to design lessons and modify instructional practices to meet the diverse needs of learners in any content area. Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to know and describe four major models of teaching; describe and apply appropriate research-based instructional practices; and develop comprehensive lesson or unit plans for teaching in their content area. The course is set-up in 6 weekly modules and requires 6-8 hours of work each week. Course registration is $126. Course will run 6/29/20-8/9/20. A certificate of completion for 45 content hours in pedagogy will be available within a week after course completion. An additional 3-hour Ashland University credit option is available for an additional $747. Contact Sandy.Denney@escco.org or by phone at 614.542.4111 for further information. Registration deadline is 6/26/20 at midnight or until course is full. Payment deadline is 6/27/20 or the course may be dropped. Course access will be sent by email right before the course begins.

14. Online HQT Science Course

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/29/2020 to 8/9/2020

Participants will learn to align curriculum to the ODE Science Standards in order to increase student achievement. The course is set-up in 6 weekly modules and will require 6-8 hours of course work each week. Course registration is $126. Course will run 6/29/20-8/9/20. A certificate of completion for 45 contact hours in content will be available within a week after course completion. An optional 3-hour Ashland University credit option is available for an additional $747. Contact Sandy.Denney@escco.org or by phone at 614.542.4111 for further information. Registration deadline is 6/25/20 at midnight or until courses are full. Course payment must be submitted by 6/26/20 or the course may be dropped. This does not apply to purchase order payments. Course access will be sent by email right before the course begins.

15. Online HQT Social Studies Course

Program: ESC of Central Ohio Achievement & Leadership Services

Dates: 6/29/2020 to 8/9/2020

Participants will learn to align curriculum to the ODE Social Studies Standards in order to increase student achievement. The course is set-up in 6 weekly modules and will require 6-8 hours of course work each week. Course registration is $126. Course will run 6/29/20-8/9/20. A certificate of completion for 45 contact hours in content will be available within a week after completion. An optional 3-semester hour Ashland University credit option is available for an additional $747. Contact Sandy.Denney@escco.org or by phone at 614.542.4111 for further information. Registration deadline is 6/25/20 at midnight or until course is full. Course payment must be submitted by 6/26/20 or the course may be dropped. This does not apply to purchase order payments. Course access will be sent by email right before the course begins.