- Common Core Literacy Lessons – Collaborating and Creating
• Oct. 25, 2011–April 24, 2012, Online via LiveMeeting
- IEP Workshop
• Nov. 10 in Mobridge
• Nov. 21 in Aberdeen
• Nov. 22 in Madison
- 8 Standards for Mathematical Practice
• Jan. 9–27, 2012, Various locations statewide
Common Core Literacy Lessons
– Collaborating and Creating
Oct. 25, 2011–April 24, 2012, Online via LiveMeeting
K-12 classroom teachers and school librarians are invited to partner to collaborate for deeper understanding of the Common Core State Standards for English language arts and the South Dakota School Library Standards. Content delivered through monthly Webinars. Graduate credit and contact hours available.
Click here for more information.
Nov. 10 in Mobridge
Nov. 21 in Aberdeen
Nov. 22 in Madison
The IEP Workshop will take you through all the essentials of an IEP. Presenters will cover all areas of special education, from referral to placement to IEP development. This interactive workshop will help you analyze data and write appropriate IEPs for students with varying disabilities.
Click here to register.
8 Standards for Mathematical Practice
Jan. 9–27, 2012, Various locations statewide
To help promote the awareness of the 8 Standards for Mathematical Practice in the Common Core State Standards, the South Dakota Department of Education will be hosting one-day workshops at various locations statewide. The workshops will run from 8 a.m. to approximately 3:30 p.m. in the time zone of the location, and are open to all K-12 staff.
These workshops will be facilitated by South Dakota Counts mathematics specialists and are separate from the other Common Core workshops being offered this year. Educators who are or are not signed up for the Common Core workshops are welcome to attend. The workshops are free to attend; however, the Department of Education will not be able to provide reimbursements for travel or substitutes.
Specific dates and locations are listed as follows:
• Jan. 9 – Rapid City
• Jan. 11 – Platte
• Jan. 11 – Sioux Falls
• Jan. 12 – Sioux Falls
• Jan. 20 – Aberdeen
• Jan. 20 – Spearfish
• Jan. 24 – Rapid City
• Jan. 27 – Pierre
• Jan. 27 – Watertown
To register for any one of these session, click here.
Registration will close Dec. 2. Contact Bill Kliche with any questions.