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to Refine and Expand Pedagogy

Access to professional development shouldn't be difficult, so we've worked to compile some resources for you here.

You can explore topics of interest, access free, on demand trainings, and register to attend webinars when it works for you

On Demand Trainings 

Events Calendar

COMPASS: Data and Assessment Literacy Overview

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COMPASS: Data and Assessment Literacy Overview

Thursday, December 9, 2021

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Description: This session will provide an overview of the data and assessment literacy subcomponents in the MnMTSS framework, including how to use meaningful evidence of student learning to improve instruction within the MnMTSS framework.

MN K-12 Math Standards Review Committee Meeting

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MN K-12 Math Standards Review Committee Meeting

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

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Minnesota K-12 Mathematics Standards Review Committee Meeting
Description: Public meeting; participants view webinar only with no interaction as the committee meets.

Agenda:

Location: Webinar

Date: 12/7/21

Start time: 8:30 AM

End time: 3:00 PM

Sponsored by: Academic Standards

Fee: No cost

Winona LaDuke, Native American Environmentalist –Political Activist

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Winona LaDuke, Native American Environmentalist –Political Activist

Monday, April 19, 2021

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Join ASSC for a 60-min presentation and 30-min Q&A with Native American Environmentalist & Political Activist Winona LaDuke

Strategies for summer: How to support students and families

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Strategies for summer: How to support students and families

Thursday, May 20, 2021

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After a year of isolation and trauma, we’re all placing a lot of expectations on this summer. How can educators support students’ needs in a balanced way over the summer?

Early learning and beyond: Connecting early childhood with K-12 so every student succeeds

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Early learning and beyond: Connecting early childhood with K-12 so every student succeeds

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

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We will discuss systems, strategies that set students up for long-term success, building bridges between early childhood and K-12 and how to embed professional learning and capacity-building throughout the system and the community.

Celebrating educators: Acknowledge, honor, energize, and renew

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Celebrating educators: Acknowledge, honor, energize, and renew

Thursday, May 6, 2021

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Coaching experienced educators: Critical support in changing contexts

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Coaching experienced educators: Critical support in changing contexts

Thursday, April 22, 2021

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The webinar is intended to highlight instructional coaches working with experienced educators. Panelists will share strategies, tools, and resources to support experienced teachers to strengthen their practice and discuss the value of self-examination and a commitment to collective responsibility.

How should individual MCA scores be interpreted and used to make decisions?

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How should individual MCA scores be interpreted and used to make decisions?

Thursday, March 25, 2021

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Participants will gain:

o An overview of the MCA and what it is designed to measure

o An understanding of individual student score interpretations

o Guidance for using results to look at student growth

Get to Know Farm Camp: Personalized Ag Experience for your Classroom

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Get to Know Farm Camp: Personalized Ag Experience for your Classroom

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

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We want to introduce you to Farm Camp Minnesota, a fully immersive agricultural experience focused on increasing ag literacy by providing a memorable connection to a farm or Ag business and allowing students to get their questions answered firsthand.

The Graduate Profile: Imagine the Possibilities on #SELday

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The Graduate Profile: Imagine the Possibilities on #SELday

Friday, March 26, 2021

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To celebrate #SELday, CASEL is teaming up with co-hosts Urban Assembly and SEL4US to discuss how Graduate Profiles can cultivate meaningful school experiences and how social and emotional learning can strengthen our vision of future-ready graduates.

How to learn from the pandemic: Name, nourish, connect, and grow!

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How to learn from the pandemic: Name, nourish, connect, and grow!

Thursday, March 25, 2021

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Plan for next year. This webinar focuses on research about teaching & learning during the pandemic, and how what we have learned can inform innovations and improvements. Learn about exciting new resources and an opportunity to participate in research elevating student voices in reopening plans.

World-Class Schools: World-Class Principals

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World-Class Schools: World-Class Principals

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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One of the most reliable factors associated with world-class schools is sustained, insightful, highly capable leadership. This webinar will feature some of the latest research-to-practice findings on the qualities of effective principals and how they transform our schools.