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At the WRESA

Science Lab Safety Train the Trainer Workshop

September 14-15. A B Tech Biotech Center Lab

Sep 14 & 15, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:  Science Lab Safety Train the Trainer Workshop (Sep 2015)  Register


Reading 3D Assessment Tool


NEW! Session is Full!

Sep 17, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm:

Literacy-Rich Instructional Leadership: Supporting Teachers with the Reading 3D Assessment Tool     Register


NEW! Second Session Added

Sep 18, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm:

Literacy-Rich Instructional Leadership: Supporting Teachers with the Reading 3D Assessment Tool      Register


School Openings

Cherokee Central Schools

 

2015-16 Substitute Teacher Certification ... (Ongoing)

 

 

Feb 2015 Update

Jun 2015 Update

 

 

Professional Development At The WRESA: (Follow Links for Descriptions and Registration)

 

Sep 8, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

STEM to Your Doorstep – Grades K-5 (Sep 2015) Register


Sep 9, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

STEM to Your Doorstep – Grades 6-12 (Sep 2015) Register


Sep 10, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

Can Fictional & Information Writing Live Happily Ever After? Writing With Our Youngest Authors (K-2) Register


 Sep 14, & 15   9:00 am - 3:00 pm:  Science Lab Safety Train the Trainer Workshop (Sep 2015)  Register


Sep 15, 16, 22, 29, and Oct 7: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

NCSIP Reading Foundations (5-day training) (Sep and Oct 2015) Register


Sep 17, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm:

Literacy-Rich Instructional Leadership: Supporting Teachers with the Reading 3D Assessment Tool Register


Sep 24, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

Sam and Dave Dig a Hole – Grades 2-4 (Sep 2015) Register


Sep 24, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

Culturally Relevant Pedagogy & Teachers in Diverse Classrooms – Grades K-12 (Sep 2015) Register


Sep 30, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm:

Teaching with Boys in Mind – Grades?? (Sep 2015) Register

 

WRESA Online Professional Development : (Follow Links for Descriptions and Registration)

 

Ongoing:  Substitute Teacher Certification   Register


● Ongoing: Tech Tools for 21st Century Learning Online Course   Register


● Ongoing:  Foundations of Reading Test Preparation Course Online   Register


 

 
 

News and Upcoming WRESA Activities

 

WRESA Update June 2015 (pdf)

Professional Development at the WRESA

2015 Summer Leadership Conference

WRESA Online Professional Development

 

 

Administrators’ Institute

 

WRESA 2015-2016 Administrators’ Institute

Are you interested in developing your own trail as a leader? The Administrators Institute will enhance your knowledge and leadership skills. Designed for assistant principals, principals, and teacher leaders who aspire to become administrators, these sessions provide expert advice on qualities of effective school administrators, skills for creating a trusting culture, leadership principles for life balance, and practical advice for successful administrating.

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$150—All Four Sessions; $50—Per Individual Session        Download Flyer


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Registration            $150


Using EVAAS to Improve Instruction:  September 15, 2015

Registration           $50

This session will offer school leaders the opportunity to review how to read through key reports in EVAAS and use the data for productive conversations with both PLCs and individual teachers.


Instructional Leadership: Improving Student and Teacher Performance: October 20, 2015

Registration           $50

This fast-paced and hands-on workshop gives aspiring and new school leaders research, practical strategies, and tools to become effective instructional leaders in their quest to improve teacher and student performance.


Legal Issues for Administrators:  November 17, 2015

Registration          $50

Education leaders must have a solid understanding of legal requirements. The firm of Campbell Shatley PLLC will highlight legal issues that educators face daily through discipline situations, exceptional students’ education plans, evaluation requirements, and more.

Making Change Happen in a Culture of Trust Part 1:  February 16, 2016

Making Change Happen in a Culture of Trust Part 2:  March 15, 2016

Registration          $50

Leading change is an important piece of leadership at any level. Change is constantly occurring and trying to lead people through changes requires an understanding of multiple factors. In this session, we will explore the factors associated with change and the importance of developing an atmosphere conducive to positive reactions and interactions.


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Registration            $150

 
 

Science Lab Safety 2-Day Train the Trainer!

 

Science Lab Safety Train the Trainer Workshop

September 14-15. A B Tech Biotech Center Lab

Cost: $125 per person

In this 2-day workshop, The Science House will provide you with the knowledge base, resources, and a variety of tools to support you as you train other teachers in your school or system. OSHA regulations that affect schools (HazCom Standard CFR 1910.1200, Lab Standard CFR 1910.1450, and many others) will be discussed, and recommendations from other professional agencies on how to address those regulations will be provided.

Come prepared to create or improve upon your school science safety or Chemical Hygiene Plan. Receive free resources and information so that YOU can train other teachers in your school or science department. We will provide you with free tools including an on-line safety database of regulations and recommendations, PowerPoints to use with your teachers, and safety checklists. CDs and handouts will be provided. Registration is limited to 25 participants. For more information contact April Spencer at aspencer@wresa.org

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Other Useful Links

NCDPI WIKI Central NC iTunes U Site
High School Math Course 1 Curriculum Map Brain Friendly Learning Sites
North Carolina Museum of History ; Newsletter Common Core & Essential Standards
STEM Resource Mapping  Website           DPI 2011-12 Completed Sessions
DonorsChoose.org           DPI  2012-2013 Completed Sessions
WNCEdNET          DPI 2013-14 Completed Sessions
   
 
 

 

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