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  • School to Prison Pipeline

    May 15, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Des Moines Register
    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 Register
    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 Register
    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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  • Tacoma EA Micro Aggressions and Implicit Bias

    May 20, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    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.” Course Objectives: - Explore issues of implicit bias and microaggressions - Develop an understanding of how our beliefs, values, and experiences inform
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  • National Board Information Night

    May 30, 2019 4:15pm Spokane Register
    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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  • Tacoma EA Implicit Bias Gender/Sexuality

    May 30, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults. During the other portion of this course, participants focus on gender and the intersectionality of implicit bias and -isms that lead to microaggressions and inhibit success in the classroom and the workplace. Participants
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  • Implicit Bias Disability

    Jun 6, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults. During the other portion of this course, participants focus on implicit bias and microaggressions related to disabilities. They also work on framing a new way to think of ableism and the impact of
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  • CRCM 3 - Culturally Responsive Classroom Interactions 2019

    Jun 10, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    Educators will explore culturally responsive classroom interaction practices to ensure students experience a positive, consistent, safe and equitable classroom. Learn to facilitate classroom interactions appropriately integrating students’ culture and family backgrounds. Objectives: Apply core practices for developing culturally responsive classroom interactions; identify strategies for building relationships between students and families;
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  • Implicit Bias for Member Organizing

    Sep 4, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    This research-based course explores issues of implicit bias based upon race, ethnicity and LGBTQ status through an analysis of “microaggressions” and “micro-insults.” Course Objectives: Explore issues of implicit bias and microaggressions; develop an understanding of how our beliefs, values, and experiences inform one’s implicit biases; learn how our implicit biases
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  • WEA LOWER COLUMBIA FOUNDATIONS COURSE

    Sep 12, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Longview Register
    The Foundations Course is an informational meeting about National Board for Professional Teaching Standards for those who did not attend Jump Start. This will be a FREE course and will be 3 hours in duration
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  • National Board Foundations

    Sep 19, 2019 4:15pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    Foundations or Jump Start is required for National Board candidates who are planning on applying for the OSPI Conditional Loan. If you have previously attended a WEA Jump Start event, yu do NOT need to attend Foundations. The cost of the Foundations class is $90 payable by check
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  • WEA LOWER COLUMBIA FOUNDATIONS COURSE

    Sep 26, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Longview Register
    The Foundations Course is an informational meeting about National Board for Professional Teaching Standards for those who did not attend Jump Start. This will be a FREE course and will be 3 hours in duration
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  • Certification 101

    Sep 30, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo Register
    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 to a professional certificate, renew
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  • National Board Cohort Kick-off

    Oct 1, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    Cohorts are kicking off this year on EITHER October 1st or 3rd at the SEA office from 4:30 - 7:30. You will receive vital information to you candidacy this year, and attending ONE of these events is required for all National Board candidates planning on taking part in one
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  • National Board Cohort Kick Off Oct 1 SEA

    Oct 1, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    If you are pursuing Components 2, 3 or 4, this is the first cohort meeting of the year. You need to attend on October 1 or October 3, 2019. You are currently registering for October 1
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  • ESA Certification 101

    Oct 1, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo Register
    During this workshop, Education Staff Associates (ESAs) - school counselors, psychologists, social workers, speech/language pathologists, OT/PTs and nurses - learn about current certification requirements. During this workshop, participants do the following: • Become familiar with recent policy changes affecting each of the ESA certification groups • Learn about the National
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  • WEA Lower Columbia NBCT Cohort Component 4

    Oct 3, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Longview Register
    National Board Component 4 (20 Hours) for WEA Lower Columbia members. 4-8 PM on October 3 & 17, January 9, February 6 and March 5. $225 due on first night of class
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  • National Board Cohort Kick-off

    Oct 3, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    Cohorts are kicking off for this year on EITHER October 1st or October 3rd at the SEA office from 4:30 - 7:30. You will receive vital information to your candidacy this year, and attending ONE of these events is required for all National Board candidates planning on taking part
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  • NEW STEM Workshop

    Oct 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    This workshop is designed to highlight and deep dive into the Science (NGSS), Technology (Washington State Standards), Mathematics (Common Core), and Engineering standards in order to have participants build and implement an integrated lesson with a minimum of two of the STEM components
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  • Exploring TPEP Evaluation Student Growth Goals Formative Assessments Evidence and Artifacts

    Oct 7, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    Here's a great opportunity to obtain your TPEP clock hours required for certification early in the school year
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Module 1 Fife EA 10/7/19

    Oct 7, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Milton Register
    This training is for Fife EA Cert and ESP members, held at Endevour Intermediate School in the Art Room #212 from 4:30pm-7:30pm. This training helps educators become more culturally responsive and improve their classroom engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships
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  • Professional Growth Plans (PGPs)- Connections to Instructional Practice

    Oct 7, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo Register
    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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  • Culturally Responsive Strategies Classroom Communities

    Oct 15, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    This training helps educators become more culturally responsive and improve their classroom engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships
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  • WEA-Southeast Certification Workshop October 15 2019

    Oct 15, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    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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  • Relationships Reframe Regulation

    Oct 17, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    In this course, participants practice neuro-centric strategies that build student confidence and promote trust. Multiple co-regulation and self-regulation strategies that lead to strong relationships between students and teachers and para-educators, as well as among students and their peers, are discussed. These strategies help grow strong, caring and supportive relationships with
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Module 2 Fife EA 10/21/19

    Oct 21, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Milton Register
    This training is for Fife EA Cert and ESP members, held at Endevour Intermediate School in the Art Room #212 from 4:30pm-7:30pm. 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
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators

    Oct 22, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Vancouver Register
    Participants learn to recognize signs of a potential behavioral crisis and remediate before the event. You will explore how your own behavior can contribute to the escalation cycle, discover de-escalation techniques that recognize the importance of maintaining student dignity during behavior crises
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  • WEA Fourth Corner Retirement Seminar

    Oct 25, 2019 6:00pm Ferndale Register
    This course covers the following retirement-related topics: A. Financial Planning B. PEBB (healthcare) C. VEBA D. Social Security and Medicare E. Estate planning F. The work-to-retirement transition G. Long-term care At the end of the course, participants will be able to
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  • Loan Forgiveness Training Summit 10/28/19

    Oct 28, 2019 4:30pm Puyallup Register
    The latest NEA Member Benefit research shows that recent graduates are leaving schools with greater and greater deb. This presentation focuses on how teachers who teach in “high impact schools” can get a portion of their Stafford and Perkins loans forgiven. In addition, we will cover the basics of the
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  • WEA Southeast Education Staff Associate (ESA) Certification 101 Training October 28 2019

    Oct 28, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    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. Please attend if you have questions about Washington state ESA certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or
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  • TPEP Refresher- Tacoma EA

    Oct 29, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    Participants review the main components of the certificated TPEP 4-tiered evaluation process and learn about the changes to the system per new WACs, combining evidence and artifacts collection with strategies for writing and implementing effective student growth goals and to explore formative assessments that enhance effective teaching practices and student
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Module 3 Fife EA 11/4/19

    Nov 4, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Milton Register
    This training is for Fife EA Cert and ESP members, held at Endevour Intermediate School in the Art Room #212 from 4:30pm-7:30pm. 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
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  • Healing Centered Masculinity - WEA-Riverside - 11/6

    Nov 6, 2019 4:45pm Clock Hours Vancouver Register
    Examine the importance of Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) and mental health access in the life trajectory from boys to men. Critique the tradition and social structure of male leadership in the female dominated sector of education
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  • TPEP Growth Goals- Tacoma EA

    Nov 7, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    This course deepens participants’ understanding of the certificated TPEP 4-tiered evaluation process, with a focus writing and implementing effective student growth goals. Session goals and objectives: - Gain knowledge about the law in relation to student growth goals - Review sample goals produced by practitioners across the state
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  • Implicit Bias - Race Equity and Disability

    Nov 7, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    In this course, participants develop an understanding of how our beliefs, values, and experiences inform implicit biases related to race and ethnicity and how our implicit biases and behaviors impact others (students, colleagues, families, etc.). Participants examine how implicit bias and microaggressions can impact the success of students
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  • WEA Olympic- Autism in your Classroom

    Nov 9, 2019 9:00am Clock Hours Port Angeles Register
    This course offers an indepth 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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  • Implicit Bias- Micro Aggression Tacoma EA

    Nov 14, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    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.” Course Objectives: - Explore issues of implicit bias and microaggressions - Develop an understanding of how our beliefs, values, and experiences inform
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  • Paraeducators and Teacher Partnerships

    Nov 14, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    Participants in this course learn tools and resources to better support students and increase student achievement
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Module 4 Fife EA 11/18/19

    Nov 18, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Milton Register
    This training is for Fife EA Cert and ESP members, held at Endevour Intermediate School in the Art Room #212 from 4:30pm-7:30pm. This training helps educators integrate culturally responsive behavior interventions practices into their classroom. Participants build on concepts from earlier courses in the Culturally Responsive Strategies series to
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  • New Discipline Rules- Moving Away from Exclusionary Practice

    Nov 18, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Poulsbo Register
    Participants will have a chance to explore and understand the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018.  Participants will review the rationale for the new rules, the requirements the rules place on classroom level educators, and problem solve and review resources to support best practice implementation in
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  • TPEP Artifacts and Evidence- Tacoma EA

    Nov 19, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    Participants learn about collecting evidence and artifacts in the certificated TPEP 4-tiered evaluation process. Session goals and objectives: - Demystify the magnitude of collecting and providing evidence - Introduce tips to harvest evidence to best represent your instruction - Develop skills to identify relevant, meaningful, doable evidence
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  • New Discipline Rules-Moving Away from Exclusionary Practice

    Nov 19, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Burlington Register
    Participants explore and understand the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018. Participants review the rationale for the new rules and the requirements the rules place on classroom-level educators. They also problem-solve and review resources to support best practice implementation in the classroom in order to
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  • Introduction to IEPs

    Nov 21, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    You are registering for the course "Introduction to IEPs" on Thursday, 11/21/2019 from 4:00pm-7:00pm
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  • Constructing a greenhouse for student growth

    Dec 2, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    Creating a space for optimal growth and achievement for each and every one of our students often means incorporating more than an environment that works for "most students." Have you had experience with students who have a hard time getting started on a task? Or a student who gets started
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  • Helping Students in Unstable Housing be Ready to Learn - WEA-Riverside (12/5)

    Dec 5, 2019 4:45pm Clock Hours Vancouver Register
    During the 2018-2019 school year, almost 35,000 students in WA state were identified as not having a stable and safe home each night. Learn why this number is so high in SW WA, what life is like for a student without a home, what resources exist and what school staff
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  • Educator Forum Night - Professional Growth Plans (PGP)

    Dec 5, 2019 5:00pm Clock Hours Renton Register
    This training is open to Rainier UniServ Council members and will help participants learn about the PGP requirement and begin drafting a PGP. This includes information about how to use PGPs to meet the STEM certificate renewal requirement. Participants will have structured time to begin work on their PGP
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  • PGPs - Connections to Instructional Practice

    Dec 9, 2019 3:45pm Clock Hours Cheney Register
    You are registering for the course "PGPs - Connections to Instructional Practice", scheduled on Monday, December 9th, 2019, from 3:45pm-6:45pm at the Cheney High School Library. Snacks will be provided
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators

    Dec 12, 2019 4:00pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    Participants learn to recognize signs of a potential behavioral crisis and intervene to prevent further escalation along the escalation/de-escalation cycle. At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Determine individual student behavior triggers Understand and describe the escalation cycle
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Sumner Education Association December 17 2019

    Dec 17, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Lake Tapps Register
    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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  • TPEP Formative Assessment- Tacoma EA

    Dec 17, 2019 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    During this training, participants will: - Learn why it’s so important to use formative assessments in the classroom - Gain understanding of the research behind the practice - Investigate how formative assessments impact the opportunity gap - Uncover multiple connections between formative assessments and student learning
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  • WEA Olympic- Student Loan Forgiveness

    Jan 13, 2020 5:00pm Poulsbo Register
    This presentation focuses on two Federal Loan Forgiveness programs. The first loan covered is for teachers who teach in “high impact schools,” and how they can get a portion of their Stafford and Perkins loans forgiven. For ESP's, we will cover the basics of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness
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  • Behavior Interventions in Your School

    Jan 14, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    You are registering for the course "Behavior Interventions in Your School". This is a two part course, with the first session being offered on 01/14/20, from 4pm-7pm, and the second session being offered 01/23/20, from 4pm-7pm
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  • Tacoma EA Teacher Cert. 101

    Jan 15, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    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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  • Culturally Responsive Strategies Interactions

    Jan 15, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    This training will help educators delve deeply into culturally responsive classroom management practices to ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe and equitable classroom. Participants will develop implementation strategies to create a classroom culture that appropriately integrates their students' culture and family backgrounds
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  • WEA-Southeast PGP Session 1 January 15 2020

    Jan 15, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    This 3-hour training will help you 1) understand the basics of PGPs, 2) consider what you might want to feature in a PGP, and 3) begin drafting your PGP. At the end of this training – participants can choose to sign up for an additional 2-part training to get
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Training-Licensure in WA State

    Jan 21, 2020 4:45pm Clock Hours Vancouver Register
    Do you have questions about Washington state teacher certification and continuing education requirements, state policy updates, or support options? Please join us to: Learn about recent policy changes affecting teacher certification, including timelines Explore the National Board Certification process and support options Review new certification renewal
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  • Implicit Bias- Race and Ethnicity Tacoma EA

    Jan 23, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults. During the other portion of this course, participants develop an understanding of how our beliefs, values, and experiences inform implicit biases related to race and ethnicity and how our implicit biases
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  • Fourth Corner PD Night Jan 23

    Jan 23, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Bow Register
    During this workshop, Education Staff Associates (ESAs) - school counselors, psychologists, social workers, speech/language pathologists, OT/PTs and nurses - learn about current certification requirements. During this workshop, participants do the following: - Become familiar with recent policy changes affecting each of the ESA certification groups - Learn about
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  • Fourth Corner PD Night Teacher Cert 101

    Jan 23, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Bow Register
    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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  • Lynden STEM 1/24 - 1/25

    Jan 24, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Lynden Register
    This workshop is designed to highlight and deep dive into the Science (NGSS), Technology (Washington State Standards), Mathematics (Common Core), and Engineering standards in order to have participants build and implement an integrated lesson with a minimum of two of the STEM components. Instructors will model and demonstrate how
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  • New Discipline Rules Moving Away from Exclusionary Practice AEA January 28 2020

    Jan 28, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Auburn Register
    Participants explore and understand the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018. Participants review the rationale for the new rules and the requirements the rules place on classroom-level educators. They also problem-solve and review resources to support best practice implementation in the classroom in order to
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  • New Discipline Rules Moving Away from Exclusionary Practice AEA January 29 2020

    Jan 29, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Auburn Register
    Participants explore and understand the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018. Participants review the rationale for the new rules and the requirements the rules place on classroom-level educators. They also problem-solve and review resources to support best practice implementation in the classroom in order to
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  • Teacher Certification 101 Tacoma EA

    Jan 29, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants learn about National Board Certification, a prestigious path for professional development and growth. The course addresses certification requirements for the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), dispels common myths about the process, provides information about state incentives, and gives helpful National Board Certification tips and
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  • WEA-Southeast WA New Student Discipline Rules January 30 2020

    Jan 30, 2020 1:30pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    Moving away from exclusionary discipline practices: WA’s new student discipline rules and Bargaining Supports for Safe, Culturally Responsive Classrooms: Moving Beyond Student Discipline (3 hours total). This training is for Local Presidents and other Local Leaders at WEA-Southeast
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  • STEM Workshop Wenatchee

    Jan 31, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Wenatchee Register
    STEM Workshop at Wenatchee School District office. Jan.31st-Feb.1st. (15) Clock Hours available
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  • ESA Certification 101 Training

    Feb 4, 2020 4:45pm Clock Hours Vancouver Register
    During this workshop, Education Staff Associates (ESAs) - school counselors, psychologists, social workers, speech/language pathologists, OT/PTs, behavior analysts and nurses - learn about current certification requirements. During this workshop, participants do the following: Become familiar with recent policy changes affecting each of the ESA certification groups Explore new
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  • WEA-Southeast PGP Session 1 February 4 2020

    Feb 4, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    This 3-hour training will help you 1) understand the basics of PGPs, 2) consider what you might want to feature in a PGP, and 3) begin drafting your PGP. At the end of this training – participants can choose to sign up for an additional 2-part training to get
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  • Early Career Educator Series - Feb. 5 - De-Escalation Strategies

    Feb 5, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Burlington Register
    Participants learn to recognize signs of a potential behavioral crisis and intervene to prevent further escalation along the escalation/de-escalation cycle. At the end of this course, participants will be able to: Determine individual student behavior triggers Understand and describe the escalation cycle
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  • STEM Workshop 2 Wenatchee

    Feb 7, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Wenatchee Register
    STEM Workshop at Wenatchee School District office. Feb. 7th-8th. (15) Clock Hours available
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  • Culturally Responsive Instructional Strategies I

    Feb 8, 2020 9:30am Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    This training will help educators develop strategies to engage students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships that increase resiliency in all students. Clock hours and dinner included $10. Course Objectives: Increase understanding of diverse experiences and perspectives through a social justice lens; Provide a
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators - WEA Eastern Washington Uniserv Council

    Feb 11, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    This 3-hour course is hosted by WEA Eastern Washington Uniserv Council. Participants learn to recognize signs of a potential behavioral crisis and remediate before the event. In addition to exploring how their own behavior can effect the escalation cycle, participants discover and practice de-escalation techniques that recognize the importance
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  • STEM Microcredential Technology Integration Designer Puget Sound UniServ Council

    Feb 11, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Bonney Lake Register
    Participants will complete the NEA Microcredential Course for STEM Technology Integration in a PLC format; participants will work through the course together in a collaborative PLC, and complete at-home assignments, with a final project presentation
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  • Implicit Bias LGBTQ and Microaggressions

    Feb 12, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults
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  • Tacoma EA PGP 1

    Feb 12, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    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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  • Implicit Bias - Gender and Intersectionality - Rainier

    Feb 13, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Tukwila Register
    This research-based course for educators explores issues of implicit bias based upon gender and intersectionality through an analysis of "microaggressions" and "micro-insults." The training is open to members of Rainier UniServ Council. In order to complete your registration, a $20 "Good Faith" check must be mailed to Rainier UniServ
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  • TPEP Writing Student Growth Goals

    Feb 20, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Chewelah Register
    TPEP: Writing Student Growth Goals" scheduled on February 20, 2020 from 4:30-7:30pm This course deepens participants’ understanding of the certificated TPEP 4-tiered evaluation process, with a focus writing and implementing effective student growth goals
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  • Meridian STEM Training 2/21-22

    Feb 21, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Everson Register
    This workshop is designed to highlight and deep dive into the Science (NGSS), Technology (Washington State Standards), Mathematics (Common Core), and Engineering standards in order to have participants build and implement an integrated lesson with a minimum of two of the STEM components. Instructors will model and demonstrate how
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  • Closing the Achievement Gap

    Feb 22, 2020 9:30am Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    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. Clock hours and lunch included $10. Culture: Look at cultural differences by learning about the cultures that students bring to school
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  • De-Escalation Strategies For Educators

    Feb 25, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    Participants learn to recognize signs of a potential behavioral crisis and remediate before the event. In addition to exploring how their own behavior can affect the escalation cycle, participants discover and practice de-escalation techniques that recognize the importance of maintaining student dignity during behavior crises
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  • WEA-Southeast PGP Session 2-3 Feb 26 and April 29 2020

    Feb 26, 2020 5:00pm Clock Hours Kennewick Register
    Did you attend the WEA-Southeast PGP Session 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
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  • Implicit Bias 1

    Feb 27, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    Implicit Bias - 1, Thursday, 02/27/2020, from 4:00pm-7:00pm This training is for WEA members only. 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.”
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  • Implicit Bias- Gender and Intersectionality Tacoma EA

    Feb 27, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults. During the other portion of this course, participants focus on gender and the intersectionality of implicit bias and -isms that lead to microaggressions and inhibit success in the classroom and the workplace. Participants
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Communities Puget Sound UniServ Council

    Feb 27, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This training helps educators become more culturally responsive and improve their classroom engagement with students from diverse backgrounds, social groups and cultures through meaningful, caring adult relationships. Registration Fee: $10.00 for Puget Sound UniServ Council members (Auburn, Dieringer, Enumclaw, Federal Way, Kent ESP, Orting, Sumner
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  • STEM Technology Integration - Colville

    Feb 28, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Colville Register
    Participants will complete the NEA Microcredential Course for STEM Technology Integration in a PLC format; participants will work through the course together in a collaborative PLC, and complete at-home assignments, with a final project presentation Food will be on your own for both days
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  • STEM Workshop

    Feb 28, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup Register
    This workshop is designed to highlight and deep dive into the Science (NGSS), Technology (Washington State Standards), Mathematics (Common Core), and Engineering standards in order to have participants build and implement an integrated lesson with a minimum of two of the STEM components
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  • Professional Growth Plan 2 and 3 Cheney

    Mar 2, 2020 3:45pm Clock Hours Cheney Register
    Participants learn how the Professional Growth Plans created by the Professional Educator Standards Board impacts their professional lives. You will receive hands-on instruction and work on your PGP. In addition, you will review how PGPs fit with STEM professional development requirements for certificate renewal and learn about the role of
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  • Professional Growth Plan Part 1 - Drafting Your PGP - WEA Eastern

    Mar 2, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Colton Register
    A 3-hr training to learn about the PGP requirement and begin drafting a PGP. This includes information about how to use PGPs to meet the STEM certificate renewal requirement. Participants will have structured time to begin work on their PGP. Participants can choose to attend just this training and get
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  • New Discipline Rules Moving Away from Exclusionary Practice AEA March 3 2020

    Mar 3, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Auburn Register
    Participants explore and understand the new student discipline rules adopted by OSPI in July 2018. Participants review the rationale for the new rules and the requirements the rules place on classroom-level educators. They also problem-solve and review resources to support best practice implementation in the classroom in order to
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management Puget Sound UniServ Council

    Mar 5, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    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. Registration Fee: $10.00 for Puget
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  • Fourth Corner 2020 Retirees Seminar

    Mar 5, 2020 5:00pm Mount Vernon Register
    The team will assist in guiding you through the final steps of planning your retirement, including applying for health care, social security, pension etc. Special guests from DRS, Valic Financial Services and the Health Care Authority will be on hand to answer key questions as you prepare for your retirement
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  • Classroom Interactions and Behavior Intervention

    Mar 7, 2020 9:30am Clock Hours Lakewood Register
    Course objectives for participates are: To utilize student data to provide a culturally responsive classroom Recognize and build on cultural and equity assumptions and culturally relevant instruction Create classroom and school environments that facilitate language learning
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  • Professional Growth Plan Parts 2 and 3 Auburn EA March 10 2020

    Mar 10, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Auburn Register
    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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  • National Board Component 1 - March 12 - SEA

    Mar 12, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane Register
    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
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators - Online - March 23rd

    Mar 23, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. Attendance will be taken during the online session. You must register in order to participate
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  • Empower General Educators through the Understanding of Special Education - ONLINE

    Mar 24, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. This is a six hour course that will be offered in two 3-hour sessions. You must
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators - ONLINE

    Mar 24, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. Attendance will be taken during the online session. You must register in order to participate
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  • Behavior Interventions Part I and II - ONLINE

    Mar 24, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. This is a six hour course that will be offered in two 3-hour sessions. You must
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators - ONLINE

    Mar 25, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. Attendance will be taken during the online session. You must register in order to participate
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  • Accommodations and Modifications Strategies for the Classroom Educator - ONLINE

    Mar 25, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course date, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. Attendance will be taken during the online session. You must register in order to participate
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  • De-Escalation Strategies for Educators - ONLINE

    Mar 26, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    This course will be provided ONLINE, in real-time by a WEA trainer. After registering, within 24-48 hours of the course, a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants for your participation. Attendance will be taken during the online session. You must register in order to participate
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  • Teacher Certification 101

    Apr 21, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on the latest teacher certification renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirements, PGP basics, National Board basics, and OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • National Board Information Session

    Apr 21, 2020 2:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • National Board Information Session

    Apr 23, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • ESA Certification 101

    Apr 24, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Educational Staff Associates
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  • National Board Information Session

    Apr 27, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1

    Apr 28, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • National Board Information Session

    Apr 28, 2020 2:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • ESA Certification 101

    Apr 30, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Educational Staff Associates
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  • Teacher Certification 101

    Apr 30, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on the latest teacher certification renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirements, PGP basics, National Board basics, and OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • Fourth Corner Spring Retirement Seminar May 1-2

    May 1, 2020 6:00pm Ferndale Register
    This course covers the following retirement-related topics: A. Financial Planning B. PEBB (healthcare) C. VEBA D. Social Security and Medicare E. Estate planning F. The work-to-retirement transition G. Long-term care At the end of the course, participants will be able to
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- May 4

    May 4, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • ESA Certification 101- May 5 Counselors and Psychologists

    May 5, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Counselors/Psychologists
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  • National Board Information Session- May 5

    May 5, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • Teacher Certification 101

    May 6, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on the latest teacher certification renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirements, PGP basics, National Board basics, and OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- May 7

    May 7, 2020 12:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- May 9

    May 9, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • ESA Certification 101- May 9 Social Workers SLPs OTs PTs Nurses Behavior Analysts

    May 9, 2020 9:30am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Social Workers, SLPs, OTs, PTs, Nurses, Behavior Analysts
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  • Teacher Certification 101- May 11

    May 11, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on the latest teacher certification renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirements, PGP basics, National Board basics, and OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- May 11

    May 11, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • Teacher Certification 101- May 13

    May 13, 2020 1:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Focuses on the latest teacher certification renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirements, PGP basics, National Board basics, and OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • National Board Information Session- May 14

    May 14, 2020 12:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- May 14

    May 14, 2020 4:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
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  • Implicit Bias- DisabilityTacoma EA

    May 14, 2020 4:30pm Clock Hours Tacoma Register
    In this course, participants are introduced to implicit bias research, resources, and concepts, including microaggressions and micro-insults. During the other portion of this course, participants focus on implicit bias and microaggressions related to disabilities. They also work on framing a new way to think of ableism and the impact of
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  • National Board Information Session- May 15

    May 15, 2020 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way Register
    Learn about the National Board Five Core Propositions, content area standards and the four required National Board components. Session covers current state incentives and candidate support options. Audience: Certificated educators
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  • Fourth Corner Spring Retirement Seminar May 15-16

    May 15, 2020 5:00pm Mount Vernon Register
    This course covers the following retirement-related topics: A. Financial Planning B. PEBB (healthcare) C. VEBA D. Social Security and Medicare E. Estate planning F. The work-to-retirement transition G. Long-term care At the end of the course, participants will be able to
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