Regional Office of Education #13 
Professional Development Offerings

Instructions: Click on the workshop title for more information and to get the registration link. Click on the Class List link to determine if you are registered for the workshop. Class lists are updated weekly. Please check back if you do not see your name on the list. If your name is not on the list - you are not registered to attend. You must have Acrobat Reader to view the lists. If you have questions regarding your registration, please call Lynette at 244-8040. 

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Please be aware! There is bridge construction on Route 161 on the way to Kaskaskia College (from the east). This map shows area detour routes

KIDS Teacher Training (ISBE)  08/06/19
Informational Session for IL-EMPOWER 08/22/19
AG in the Classroom: Get a Grant Workshop 09/11/19
Next Generation Science Standards 4th Grade  09/24/19
Next Generation Science Standards 5th Grade  09/25/19
Fitting It All In: Teaching Social Science in an Already Packed Elementary Classroom 10/08/19
Shattering the Perfect Teacher Myth (Online Book Study)  10/14/19
Getting Googley with Formative Assessment 10/16/19
KIDS Data Use Workshop 10/17/19
Engaging 6-12 Students in the Inquiry Process in the Social Science Classroom 10/22/19
Creating a Body Confident School Environment    11/12/19
Moving Towards Reading on Grade Level by Third Grade 11/14/19
BOOM! The Sound of Engaging Science Labs and Lessons 12/16/19
Literacy Tasks: Weaving it All Together Grades K-5 01/13/20
You, the Parent and Child with ADHD   01/15/20
Literacy Tasks: Weaving it all Together Grades 6-12 01/22/20
All Lesson Plans Are Not Created Equal: The Student Point Of View 01/29/20
Making Your Life Easier with Google Classroom 02/11/20
Teaching Through Problem Solving K-6 02/19/20
Launching Learning Through Inquiry and STEAM 02/20/20
Special Education Series: Inclusive Practices in the Classroom 02/25/20
Teaching Through Problem Solving 7-12 02/26/20
Using Classroom Assessment Data Protocols 03/05/20
Student Centered Learning: It Starts with the Teacher 03/18/20
Differentiating to Build Reading Stamina and Perseverance in All Students 03/25/20
The Art of Communication: Body Language and Other Essential Skills 04/21/20
Phenomena-Driven Science Instruction 04/29/20
How to be a Poverty Practitioner 06/08/20
Communication in the Math Classroom K-8 06/08/20
STEAM: Hands-on, Cross Curricular Connections Made Easy!  06/09/20
Everyday SEL in the Classroom: Building a Safe Learning Environment  06/10/20
Teaching Students to Self-Assess and Reflect for Deeper Learning Using Effective Feedback  06/11/20
Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Possibilities of Powerful Learning 06/15/20
Teaching Students with Autism in the Inclusive Classroom  06/16/20
Listen! Students are Talking to us in their Classroom Assessments and Homework 06/17/20
Unleashing the Learning Potential of Special Needs Learners in Your Classroom 06/18/20
Co-Teaching K-8: Strategies for Your Classroom 06/23/20
Teaming and Collaboration to Impact Student Achievement 06/24&25/20


2018/2019 Handouts

June 17, 2019 Student-Centered Learning: It Starts with the Teacher

June 18, 2019 Developing the Whole Child

June 24, 2019 Recognizing and Alleviating Math Anxiety in the K-8 Classroom

February 20, 2019 Administrator Academy #1589: Understanding Demographic Changes in Illinois and the Impact on Schools

February 15, 2019 Tri-County Conference

January 15, 2019 - Administrator Academy: Teacher Evaluator Competency Skill Building (1448)

January 8, 2019 Trends in the Schoolyard: Hot Topics in School Law for 2019

September 26, 2018 Integrating Technology into Everyday Instruction

July 25, 2018 Administrator Academy: Evaluator Retraining (3000, 3001, 3002)

2017/2018 Handouts 

October 11, 2017 - School Law Update: Restorative Justice and Senate Bill 100

October 12, 2017 - Three Dimensional Assessments in Science

October 18, 2017 - Administrator Academy: Evaluator Retraining (3000; 3001; 3002)

October 24, 2017 - Whole Brain Strategies to Maximize Student Learning

November 6, 2017 - Understanding and Applying the Danielson Framework for Teaching

November 15, 2017 - Administrator Academy: Teacher Evaluator Competency Skill Building (1448)

December 12, 2017 - Administrator Inservice: Trends in the Schoolyard, Brandon Miller, ESQ

January 10, 2018 - Administrator Academy: Skill Building - Assessing Danielson Domains 1 and 4

February 28, 2018 - Administrator Academy: Using Data to Support Student Practice and Increase Student Achievement

March 13, 2018, Superintendent/Principal Meeting
School Safety Information Sharing Program
School Safety Information Flier

April 25, 2018 - Administrator Academy: Assessment Literacy for Administrators
Link One
Link Two

Pyramid Training Summer Sessions

June 12, 2018 - Growth Mindset 

June 12, 2018 - Administrator Meeting
   Understanding Evidence-Based Funding
   FY 18 EBF Formula Full Calculation

June 13, 2018 - Whole Brain Strategies to Maximize Student Learning

June 27, 2018 - Improving ELA Test Scores

June 28, 2018 - Instructional Strategies to Increase Engagement
     Activating Strategies
     Summarizing Strategies