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  • Teacher Certification 101 (SeattleEA South)/2/12/19

    Feb 12, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Seattle
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? At the WEA Teacher Certification 101 Training you will: * Learn about recent policy changes affecting teacher certification, including timelines * Explore the National Board
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  • PGP Part 1- Connections to Instructional Practice

    Feb 13, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma
    Participants learn how the Professional Growth Plans created by the Professional Educator Standards Board impacts their professional lives. They receive hands-on instruction and work on their PGP. In addition, they review how PGPs fit with STEM and TPEP professional development requirements for certificate renewal and learn about the role of
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  • Teacher Certification 101 (SeattleEA North)2/14/19

    Feb 14, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Seattle
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? At the WEA Teacher Certification 101 Training you will: * Learn about recent policy changes affecting teacher certification, including timelines * Explore the National Board Certification process and support
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  • Special Education Safety

    Feb 19, 2019 4:15pm Clock Hours Spokane
    Participants will: • Review discipline changes in General Education. • Review discipline procedures in Special Education. • Review new restraint and isolation regulations. • Discuss appropriate placement and services. • Review court cases involving staff injuries. • Discuss steps to take when injury occurs
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management PSUC February 20 2019

    Feb 20, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This training helps educators develop culturally responsive classroom management practices to ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe and equitable classroom. Participants learn strategies to appreciate and appropriately integrate their students' culture and family backgrounds into the classroom culture
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  • Educator Certification 101 Workshop 2/21/19

    Feb 21, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Sedro-Woolley
    The 2017 legislative session introduced many changes to educator certification requirements. Do you have questions about the latest requirements, timelines and continuing education processes? Get your questions answered at the WEA’s Educator Certification 101 workshop. Educator Licensure, National Board Certification and Certification Tools and Resources. This event
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Puget Sound UniServ Council February 5 2019

    Feb 21, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Sumner
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, new timelines, or support options available to you? Come learn more at the WEA Teacher Certification Training. Training is available to PSUC/WEA members only
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  • Writing Student Growth Goals

    Feb 21, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Chewelah
    This in depth training covers the 4-tiered process, with a focus on strategies to write and implement effective Student Growth Goals. Course will include writing and editing of sample goals with trainer and peer review and support
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  • National Board Renewal Feedback and Support - 2/23/19 Kennewick

    Feb 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Kennewick
    WEAs National Board Renewal Feedback & Support provides NBCTs an opportunity to share and get feedback on one or two drafts of their Professional Growth Experience (PGE) requirements to renew their NB Certificate. NBCTs will participate in a structured feedback protocol process with other candidates to examine PGE evidence, alignment
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  • National Board Renewal Feedback and Support - 2/23/19 Camas

    Feb 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Camas
    WEAs National Board Renewal Feedback & Support provides NBCTs an opportunity to share and get feedback on one or two drafts of their Professional Growth Experience (PGE) requirements to renew their NB Certificate. NBCTs will participate in a structured feedback protocol process with other candidates to examine PGE evidence, alignment
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  • National Board Home Stretch (3-hour) - 2/23/19 Kennewick

    Feb 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Kennewick
    WEA's National Board Home Stretch is focused on supporting National Board candidates as they are making final revisions to components just before submission. Participants Eligible to Attend: 2018-19 candidates working on their National Board Certification for submission in spring, 2019. This National Board Home Stretch is a 3-hour
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  • National Board Home Stretch (3-hour) - 2/23/19 Camas

    Feb 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Camas
    WEA's National Board Home Stretch is focused on supporting National Board candidates as they are making final revisions to components just before submission. Participants Eligible to Attend: 2018-19 candidates working on their National Board Certification for submission in spring, 2019. This National Board Home Stretch is a 3-hour
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  • Special Education Data Collection Strategies for Progress Monitoring- North Central

    Feb 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Moses Lake
    This training is for Certificated staff. Data Collection Strategies for Progress Monitoring - Improve data collection methods in the general education and special education setting. Includes demonstrations and practice periods for involving the attendees in differing data collection strategies. Translating data into usable information for progress monitoring (Addressing
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  • New Educator Night - Eastern February 26 Spokane Council Office

    Feb 26, 2019 4:00pm Spokane
    Do you have questions about Washington State teacher renewal certification requirements? How about effective classroom management and student loan forgiveness? This training is designed for educators in their first and second years of teaching and will cover the above topics as well as retirement/financial planning with VALIC Financial Advisors and
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  • New Educator Night (Spokane EA)

    Feb 26, 2019 4:00pm Spokane
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher renewal certification requirements? How about effective classroom management and student loan forgiveness? Please join us for our first New Educator Night! This series is designed for educators who are in their first or second year of teaching
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  • Implicit Bias Training

    Feb 26, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    This research-based course for educators explores issues of implicit bias based upon race, ethnicity and LGBTQ status through an analysis of “microaggressions” and “micro-insults.” Implicit bias theory is fundamental to improving student achievement to close the opportunity gap and dismantle the school to prison pipeline. Date &
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  • PGP 1 - Eastern February 28 Cheney

    Feb 28, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Cheney
    This 3-hour training will help you understand the basics of PGPs, what content you may want to use in your PGP, and will get you started on a draft PGP. At the end of this training, participants can choose to sign up for an additional 2 part training (4 hours)
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management - Module 2

    Feb 28, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Lakewood
    The seminar includes strategies for closing the achievement gap for improving the learning experiences of diverse students, especially those who are struggling to achieve at high levels. If you have taken Module 1, please join us for this class! Culture: Look at cultural differences by learning about the cultures
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  • WEA Olympic- Improving Student Success Through Classroom Management that Works!

    Feb 28, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo
    Whether you are a newer educator, or a seasoned veteran, we can all benefit from understanding and refreshing on strategies and techniques essential to classroom management. We'll focus on how to create a positive learning environment based on knowing and understanding our students and clearly communicating our expectations
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  • ESP Culturally Responsive Classroom Communities PSUC March 4 2019

    Mar 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This training will help ESP's become more culturally responsive and improve engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships. Cost: $10.00 for Puget Sound UniServ Council members $15.00 for all other WEA members
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Workshop Clarkston-Asotin March 4 2019

    Mar 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Clarkston
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? Come learn more at the WEA Teacher Certification Workshop..
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  • TPEP 101 Eastern 3/6/19

    Mar 6, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Davenport
    This course is appropriate for beginners, or as a refresher course for those that want to learn the changes to the process per the new WACs. This session will review the 4 tiered evaluation process, combining evidence & artifacts collection with strategies for writing and implementing effective student growth goals
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  • PGP1 - WEA Professional Growth Plan Support Stanwood HS 3/7/19

    Mar 7, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Stanwood
    WEA Professional Growth Plan (PGP) Support: 1 meeting to support WEA members to develop, refine and complete annual PGPs for certificate renewal and salary advancement. PGPs can be used to meet the new STEM/TPEP certificate renewal requirements. This training is open to WEA members only
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  • WEA Fourth Corner Retirement Seminar 2019

    Mar 7, 2019 5:00pm Burlington
    This 2nd annual retirement seminar is meant for WEA members retiring before December 2019 only. If you are a retiring WEA Plan 1,2 or 3 member you are eligible to attend this workshop. There will be two parts offered and members will be expected to attend both sessions: Thur, Feb
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  • PGP 1 - Eastern March 11 Nine Mile

    Mar 11, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Nine Mile Falls
    This 3 hour training will help you understand the basics of the PGPs, what content you may want to use in your PGP, and get you started on your draft of a PGP. At the end of this training, participants can choose to sign up for an additional 2 part
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management - Summit UniServ - March 11th

    Mar 11, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    Date: March 11th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm Location: Summit UniServ Council, 201 43rd Ave S.E., Puyallup, WA 98374 Fee: $10, includes dinner and three clock hours This training will help educators develop culturally responsive classroom management practices to ensure students experience a positive, consistent
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  • WEA-Southeast PGP Sessions 2-3 - OPTION 1 - Mar 11 and Apr 9 2019

    Mar 11, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick
    Professional Growth Plans (PGPs) are job-embedded professional learning experiences for educators to renew their certificates and earn clock hours. This 2-part, 4-hour (total) training will help you 1) get focused feedback on your draft PGP, 2) consider changes to your plan, 3) complete your plan, and 4) share evidence
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  • WEA-Southeast PGP Session 2-3 - OPTION 2 - Mar 11 and Apr 17 2019

    Mar 11, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick
    Professional Growth Plans (PGPs) are job-embedded professional learning experiences for educators to renew their certificates and earn clock hours. This 2-part, 4-hour (total) training will help you 1) get focused feedback on your draft PGP, 2) consider changes to your plan, 3) complete your plan, and 4) share evidence of
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Interactions PSUC March 12 2019

    Mar 12, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This training helps educators explore culturally responsive classroom interaction practices to ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe and equitable classroom. Participants will learn to facilitate classroom interactions that appropriately integrate their students' culture and family backgrounds
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  • Behavior Supports for the Special Education Student

    Mar 13, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Kirkland
    As our classrooms welcome an increasingly diverse population of learners, many of our students struggle with appropriate behaviors. Regardless of whether you are a general education teacher or a special education teach, we know that finding ways to address these behaviors is the key to helping all our students learn
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  • National Board Component 1 Workshop (SEA 3 hrs)

    Mar 14, 2019 4:15pm Clock Hours Spokane
    One-day workshop to prepare for the Assessment Center. Participants must be registered for Component 1 with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards for the current school year. The workshop will focus on what to expect at the assessment center, a chance to connect with like Certificate area candidates, a
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  • TPEP Formative Assessment

    Mar 14, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Chewelah
    This three-hour course is designed to help you learn the reasoning behind formative assessments in the classroom, understand the research behind the practice, and how they impact the opportunity gap. This course will go over the difference between formative and summative assessments and provide an opportunity to create and edit
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  • Behavior Interventions in Your School

    Mar 16, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Spokane
    This interactive six hour professional learning course provides participants with a broad understanding of the function behind student behavior. Attendees will have the opportunity to write appropriate individual behavior IEP goals as well as learn the steps for conducting a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA) and designing a Behavior Intervention
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  • Common Challenges in Special Education

    Mar 19, 2019 4:15pm Clock Hours Spokane
    While the work of meeting the needs of children with special needs is complex, there are some areas of challenge that are encountered regularly. This session will explore some of these areas including: • FAPE (Free and Appropriate Public Education) • Placement • Behavior • Transition
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  • LWEA Equity for All Conference

    Mar 23, 2019 8:00am Clock Hours Kirkland
    Participants will engage in meaningful learning opportunities and examine practices in schools and classrooms for the purpose of developing student-focused strategies to close the achievement gap and increase student academic success. Examples of 2019 LWEA Equity for All Conference topics include the following: Understanding the Diverse Cultures of our
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  • National Board Renewal Feedback and Support - 3/23/19 Spokane

    Mar 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Spokane
    WEAs National Board Renewal Feedback & Support provides NBCTs an opportunity to share and get feedback on one or two drafts of their Professional Growth Experience (PGE) requirements to renew their NB Certificate. NBCTs will participate in a structured feedback protocol process with other candidates to examine PGE evidence, alignment
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  • National Board Home Stretch (6-hour) - 3/23/19 Spokane

    Mar 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Spokane
    WEA's National Board Home Stretch is focused on supporting National Board candidates as they are making final revisions to components just before submission. Participants Eligible to Attend: 2018-19 candidates working on their National Board Certification for submission in spring, 2019. This National Board Home Stretch is a
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  • WEA Olympic- North Mason Special Education Law

    Mar 23, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Belfair
    Understanding the Federal and State laws for providing special education programs in our public schools is imperative to ensure the compliant delivery of services to qualified students. This course provides an overview of the rules and regulations required for providing special education services. Based on WAC 392-172A and specific court
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  • Habits of Mind

    Mar 25, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This course will introduce educators to the 16 Essential Characteristics for Success. Educators will walk away with strategies and tools for integrating habits of mind in their daily classroom routine. Participants are asked to bring two (2) upcoming lessons to work on embedding the habits into your own current practice
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  • Special Education Law PSUC March 30 2019

    Mar 30, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    This course provides an overview of the rules and regulations required for providing special education services. Based on WAC 392-172A and specific court cases, instruction provides participants with the tools needed to provide compliant services. Participants will: - Gain awareness of the definition of Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE)
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  • Teacher Certification 101 (SeattleEA South)/04/02/19

    Apr 2, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Seattle
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? At the WEA Teacher Certification 101 Training you will: * Learn about recent policy changes affecting teacher certification, including timelines * Explore the National Board Certification process and support
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  • Classroom Strategies to Assist Trauma Impacted Students PSUC April 4 2019

    Apr 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will develop an understanding about: -The impact of traumatic experiences on students and their classroom behaviors. -Strategies and approaches used to mitigate this impact and improve educational outcomes. -The importance of incorporating self-care techniques for students and educators. Cost: $10.00 for Puget
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  • Teacher Certification 101 (SeattleEA North)/04/04/19

    Apr 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Seattle
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? At the WEA Teacher Certification 101 Training you will: * Learn about recent policy changes affecting teacher certification, including timelines * Explore the National Board Certification process and support
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  • De-Escalation and Behavior Modification

    Apr 4, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Renton
    This training is designed to empower certificated staff, para-educators, and other school staff to address student agitation and escalating behavior and to calm and refocus the behavior back to student learning. The training is open to Rainier UniServ members, and a $20 good faith check must be sent to the
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  • ESA Certification 101 Training at WEA-Southeast Kennewick - April 9th 2019

    Apr 9, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick
    Education Staff Associates (ESA) include school counselors, psychologists, social workers, SLPs, OT/PT’s and nurses. ESAs have complex and different certification and continuing education requirements, with many changes in recent years. Do you have questions about Washington state ESA certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options
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  • PGP Workshop Session 1 - Clarkston-Asotin April 10 2019

    Apr 10, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Clarkston
    Professional Growth Plans (PGPs) are job-embedded professional learning experiences for educators to renew their certificates and earn clock hours. PGPs are built from the work you are already doing. Certificated educators can complete one PGP per year (25 clock hours); they can renew their certificates with 4 PGPs every 5
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  • It's Never Too Early to Think About Retirement Planning Fourth Corner April 12-13 2019

    Apr 12, 2019 6:00pm Bellingham
    WEA Fourth Corner and WEA-Retired are pleased to present a pre-retirement seminar for members who are planning for retirement for refundable $25. Spouses/significant others for an additional $15. How prepared are you? What decisions will you have to make? What paperwork should you have in order, now and then
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  • Students with Autism in Your Classroom

    Apr 17, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Kirkland
    This course offers an in-depth look at autism characteristics in areas such as social reciprocity, shared attention, and perspective taking. Attendees learn how these deficits translate into academic, social, motor, communication and adaptive difficulties in schools and communities. This course provides an overview of the various behavioral, developmental and structured
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  • ESA Certification 101 SEA/WEAEW 2/27/19

    Apr 17, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane
    A joint training for members of Spokane EA and WEA-Eastern UniServ Council: Education Staff Associates (ESA) include school counselors, psychologists, social workers, SLPs, OT/PT’s and nurses. ESAs have complex and different certification and continuing education requirements, with many changes in recent years. This course is
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  • National Board Renewal Feedback and Support - 4/20/19 Federal Way

    Apr 20, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    WEAs National Board Renewal Feedback & Support provides NBCTs an opportunity to share and get feedback on one or two drafts of their Professional Growth Experience (PGE) requirements to renew their NB Certificate. NBCTs will participate in a structured feedback protocol process with other candidates to examine PGE evidence, alignment
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  • WEA Olympic Special Education and the Law

    Apr 30, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo
    This is a 3 hour version of the popular and intensive course designed to provide an overview of the rules and regulations required for providing special education services. Based on WAC 392-172A and specific court cases, this course provides the tools stakeholders need to provide compliant services to students with
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  • New Student Discipline Rules training

    May 2, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Tukwila
    WEA staff Sally McNair will join us to facilitate a conversation around the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018. This event is open to members of Rainier UniServ council, and a $20 Good Faith check must be sent to the Council office (575 Andover Park West
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  • National Board Renewal Jump Start - Lake Washington May 4 2019

    May 4, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Kirkland
    WEA's National Board Renewal Jump Start is a 1-day training that provides key information to NBCTs who are engaged in the National Board Certification renewal process. This training helps candidates consider their growth and experiences since becoming a NBCT and how to relate this to the renewal process. There is
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Behavior Interventions PSUC May 6 2019

    May 6, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This training helps educators integrate culturally responsive behavior intervention practices into their classroom. Participants build on concepts from earlier courses in the Culturally Responsive Strategies series to learn to implement behavior intervention strategies that respect all students
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  • PGP Sessions 2-3 Asotin-Clarkson May 13 and June 5 2019

    May 13, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Clarkston
    Did you attend our PGP Part 1 training? If so, you are eligible to attend this follow-up series to help you revise and finalize your PGP! This 2-part, 4-hour (total) training will help you 1) get focused feedback on your draft PGP, 2) consider changes to your plan
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Federal Way Education Association PSUC May 14 2019

    May 14, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    During this workshop, participants do the following: - Become familiar with recent policy changes affecting teacher certification - Learn about the new National Board process - Get an overview of ProTeach© - Explore new certification renewal requirements - Review how to move from a residency
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  • School to Prison Pipeline

    May 15, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Des Moines
    This overview session will explore the school-to-prison pipeline which refers to the entire system that leads many youth of color to be introduced to the criminal justice system at a young age. This event is open to members of Rainier and Kent UniServ councils. A $20 "good faith check" is
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Auburn Education Association PSUC May 16 2019

    May 16, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Auburn
    During this workshop, participants do the following: - Become familiar with recent policy changes affecting teacher certification - Learn about the new National Board process - Get an overview of ProTeach© - Explore new certification renewal requirements - Review how to move from a residency
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  • It's Never Too Early to Think About Retirement Planning Fourth Corner May 17-18 2019

    May 17, 2019 6:00pm Mount Vernon
    WEA Fourth Corner and WEA-Retired are pleased to present a pre-retirement seminar for members who are planning for retirement for refundable $25. Spouses/significant others for an additional $15. How prepared are you? What decisions will you have to make? What paperwork should you have in order, now and then
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  • Understanding Plan 3 Benefits: SERS, TRS, PERS

    May 21, 2019 4:30pm Tacoma
    This pre-retirement seminar is geared for all educators. This session will cover ...  How to Maximize your Contributions How do Pension, Social Security and Investments Work Together Learn About the 2-Sides of your Pension
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  • National Board Information Night

    May 30, 2019 4:15pm Spokane
    This will be an overview and Q&A session for those who are considering National Boards and/or just want to find out more. Hosted by our cohort facilitators who are your fellow SEA members, you will gain a better understanding of what the process is like and if it is a
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