January PD Opportunities @ MVESC

Keep Educating Yourself

January 12, 2017 - Eureka Math Follow-up and Networking Grades K-2 (8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

Are you using Eureka Math as a core curriculum or as a supplemental resource?

Attend this session to enhance your understanding of the best use of the Eureka Math curriculum. Sit down and exchange ideas about modules and activities with colleagues and dive deeper into the Eureka Math curriculum.

January 13, 2017 - Regional Curriculum Council Session- Coshocton- (8:30a.m. - 11:30a.m.)

Join this collaborative of regional Curriculum Directors to discuss, share, and reflect on current educational practices in curriculum, instruction and assessment. Explore leadership topics and gain ideas from other district leaders!

January 17, 2017 and February 9, 2017 Plan for Student Success on the ACT (2 Day Training)- High School ELA and Social Studies (8:30a.m.- 3:00p.m.)

Plan for student success on the ACT with Dr. Bill Stewart. Connect and collaborate with colleagues to create instructional experiences that integrate ACT questions and problems. Attend this 2-day session and learn:


  • · ACT Enhancement Strategies (time management, practice material availability, examples from each area, scoring procedures, anxiety management, and realistic goals)
  • · Specific strategies to pose questions/problems that focus on ACT content.
  • · Ways to take the ACT environment and integrate into the classroom.

January 18, 2017 - High School/ Middle School Principal Forum

Join this collaborative of principals to discuss, share and reflect on topics of interest.

January 20, 2017 - ETR and IEP Training for PTs and OTs

Physical and Occupational Therapists attend this session to learn more on how to strengthen a compliant and results-driven I.E.P.

January 23, 2017 - Curriculum Council - Zanesville (8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Join this collaborative of Curriculum Directors to discuss, share, and reflect on current educational practices in curriculum, instruction and assessment. Explore leadership topics and gain ideas from other district leaders!

January 24, 2017 - Learning for Leadership Series-Session 4: Tackling Resistance (8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.)

January 24, 2017 and February 14th Plan for Student Success on the ACT (2 Day Training) High School Math and Science

Plan for student success on the ACT with Dr. Bill Stewart. Connect and collaborate with colleagues to create instructional experiences that integrate ACT questions and problems. Attend this 2-day session and learn:

  • · ACT Enhancement Strategies (time management, practice material availability, examples from each area, scoring procedures, anxiety management, and realistic goals)
  • · Specific strategies to pose questions/problems that focus on ACT content.
  • · Ways to take the ACT environment and integrate into the classroom.

January 26, 2017 - Initial Cluster Training- Session 1 (8:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

Nature and Needs of the Gifted Child & Standards and Models for Serving the Gifted

· Understand the nature of gifted children (characteristics and myths)

· Learn how a child is identified in the state of Ohio

· Hear about what a gifted child needs to be successful in today’s world

· Gain information about social/emotional needs and perceptions of where gifted children “fit” within society

· Understand National & State program standards and models; acceleration, cluster grouping, and curriculum compacting

January 30, 2017 or January 31, 2017 - Resident Educator- MVESC RESA Webinar- Lesson Task

Year 2 Resident Educators and all Mentors, join this webinar for information on the Lesson Cycle Tasks of the RESA (Resident Educator Summative Assessment) that is required in Year 3 of Ohio's Resident Educator program. You will explore the tasks, rubrics and tools available on the OhioRESA and Ohio Department of Education Websites. Learn the types of supports to expect from your district in Year 3.

January 30, 2017 - National Presenter- Jack Park- OSU- Leadership (12:00noon- 3:00p.m.)

MVESC Superintendents, Treasurers, Curriculum Directors, and Principals meet Jack Park, National Presenter, OSU Football Commentator and Best Selling Author of three Ohio State Football books.


“There are multiple common threads between championship football teams and high performance organizations. Many of the high-impact strategies of America’s most successful football coaches can be adapted to improve an organization’s performance. Successes on the gridiron and in the boardroom are often enhanced by similar tactics.” Attend this session to learn these Leadership Secrets for School Administrators.


Location: MVESC Muskingum Room

January 31, 2017 - Regional Curriculum Council Meeting @ MVESC New Lexington

Join this collaborative of regional Curriculum Directors to discuss, share, and reflect on current educational practices in curriculum, instruction and assessment. Explore leadership topics and gain ideas from other district leaders!

February PD Opportunities