NKCES TOP TEN

October 2018

The Pepper Effect

Sunday, Oct. 7th, 8:30am to Saturday, Nov. 3rd, 3:30pm

5516 East Alexandria Pike

Cold Spring, KY

In The Pepper Effect by Sean Gaillard, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles is a template for inspiring educators and principals to become more positive, innovative, creative, and collaborative-and for encouraging students to do the same.


In this book study you'll learn: The value of vision-and how to craft one. The mindset that builds masterpieces of our schools. The power of inclusion. The key to ignoring naysayers in favor of creativity and progress.


***A copy of the book is included when you join*****


*Receive your book at one of our book distribution events in NKY! (locations and times still TBD)


*When you register you will receive a timeline for reading the chapters and joining fellow educators in conversation.


*All discussion and study related material will be via Voxer. This will allow for you to participate on your own schedule and in your own comfy location. If you are not familiar with Voxer--no worries! We will be providing tutorials and information on how to use this free app!


**Culminate this book study by meeting the author himself!!!! He will be in NKY to speak at the ECET2 event on November 3rd and will be available to sign your book! Register now for ECET2 as space is limited: bit.ly/ECET2nky


Cost: Free

Location: Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register!

Instructional Coach Regional PLC

Tuesday, Oct. 9th, 8:30-10:30am

5516 East Alexandria Pike

Cold Spring, KY


Instructional Coaches have common goals linked to the purpose of learning for all students. Like all educators, Instructional Coaches need opportunities to share, build upon, and grow their capacity to lead this learning. At NKCES, we are excited to help connect the Instructional Coaches in our region to form a collaborative, professional learning team for this purpose.

Cost: Free

Location: NKCES Professional Development Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register!

Kentucky IEP & Goal Development

Wednesday, Oct. 10th, 8:30-10:30am

99 Center Street

Florence, KY

Kentucky IEP Development: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This session will include how to develop present levels, measurable annual goals and more, using the current KDE IEP Guidance document and the Compliance Record Review document.

Cost: FREE

Location: Ralph Rush Development Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register.

Threat Assessment "Responding to Student Behavior Concerns"

Tuesday, Oct. 16th, 8:30am-3:30pm

99 Center Street

Florence, KY

Presenter: Dr. Patrick Richardson & Dr. Laura Clarke

School teams will analyze Threat Assessment guidelines as a problem solving approach to violence prevention that involves assessment and intervention with students who have threatened violence in some way.


Participants will use Dr. Cornell's Threat Assessment Tool to evaluate student threats and make appropriate intervention decisions based on student needs as well as prevention approaches to prevent threats of student violence.


Recommended purchase by participants prior to training: Cornell, D. & Sheras, P (2006). Guidelines for Responding to Student Threats of Violence. Longmont, CO: Sopris West publisher ISBN 13: 987-1-59318-502-2


Cost:

Members $20.00

Non- Members $35.00

Location: Ralph Rush Development Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register.

Addressing Chronic Absenteeism Through Empathy, Intention, and Engagement

Tuesday, Oct. 23rd, 9:30-11:30am

5516 East Alexandria Pike

Cold Spring, KY

Attendees will benefit learning strategies for increasing family engagement, reducing chronic absenteeism, and boosting attendance:

  • Flex your empathy muscles
  • Equip yourself and your staff to have hard conversations
  • Identify early warning signs in your attendance data


Cost: FREE

Location: NKCES Professional Development Center

Please email doug@kinvolved.com to register!

The Game Plan for Success

Wednesday, Nov. 7th, 9am-12pm

1824 Patrick Drive

Burlington, KY

Presenter: Garrett Lee

Target Audience: High Transition Students/OVR

Session #1: The Game Plan for Success

This program is a blueprint that gives students a 3-step process of how they can accomplish any of their goals and aspirations.

What you will take away from this presentation:


  • An understanding of HOW to set goals, and WHY it's important for success in life
  • Learn the ONE SKILL that can help YOU increase your chances of getting a job
  • Learn how YOU can shave years off of your path to SUCCESS! (Learn More, and Learn Faster)

Session #2: Dress for Success!

What YOU will take away from this presentation:


  • Best practices for dressing for success as it relates to personal image, dress, and style
  • Do's and Don'ts for dressing for success
  • Learn how your physical appearance affects your Personal Brand
  • Learn how to dress for Interview Success!
Garrett Lee is the CEO of Garrett Lee Speaks, LLC. Garrett is a life skills coach and motivational speaker. His PASSION and PURPOSE is to motivate, inspire, and help individuals and organizations tap into their full potential through personal and professional development. Garrett believes that everyone has the opportunity to tap into their INNER GREATNESS that they might not know exists!



Cost: Free

Location: Boone County Enrichment Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register!

Trauma Informed Care Overview * Trauma Sensitive Classroom Strategies

Wednesday, Nov. 7th, 8:30am-3:30pm

99 Center Street

Florence, KY

Presenter: Dr. Laura Clarke

Morning session: Trauma Informed Care Overview 8:30 am - 11:30 am

An overview of Trauma Informed Care including student characteristics, assessment tools. Training focuses on identification & overview of response options.

Afternoon Session: Trauma Sensitive Classroom Strategies

This session will include an overview of research-based strategies teachers and administrators can use to support in the classroom and school.

Cost: Free

Location: Ralph Rush

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register!

Number Talks Matter Grades 4-11

Tuesday, Nov. 13th, 3:30-5:30pm

5561 East Alexandria Pike

Cold Spring, KY

This training is for Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, Interventionists, and Instructional Coaches for grades 4th - 11th.

Note: To engage most effectively, please bring your device.

Cost:

Members: $35.00

Non-Members $70.00

The cost includes resource book: Number Talks Matter Grades 4-11

Location: NKCES Professional Development Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register.

The Sweet Road to Success

Thursday, Nov. 15th, 9am-12pm

30 School Road

Walton, KY

Presenter: Adam Sommers

Target Audience: High Transition Students/OVR

Join us as Adam shares his journey from Walton Verona High School to Kona Ice. Adam handles on the job troubleshooting and works with local franchises on a daily basis to ensure their success.

Cost: Free

Location: Walton Verona High School

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register.

Explicit Instruction #3

Wednesday, Nov. 28th, 8:30am-3:30pm

5516 East Alexandria Pike

Cold Spring, KY

This training teaches vocabulary, skills, strategies & facts. This training is for IC's, Teachers K-12, and all teachers with students with disabilities - general & special education.


Cost:

Member: No Book Needed $10.00

Member: Book Included $50.00

Non-Member: Book Included $100.00

Location: NKCES Professional Development Center

Visit https://www.nkces.org/events-pd/ for more information or to register.

Regional PLCs

(all PLCs are held in the NKCES PD Room unless otherwise noted)


Arts & Humanities

October 4, 2018

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM


Preschool

October 5, 2018

8:30 am - 10:30 am


Instruction Coach PLC

October 9, 2018

8:30 am - 10:30 am


Special Education Consultants

October 15, 2018

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM


Special Education Teachers

October 17, 2018

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Physical Education

October 22, 2018

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

IMPORTANT MEETINGS

(all meetings are held in the NKCES PD Room unless otherwise noted)


Grants Consortium

October 3, 2018
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

NKCES, Meeting Room 1st floor


NKAGE

October 12, 2018

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM


NKCES Board of Directors Meeting

October 17, 2018

10:00 AM - 12:00 AM


Title I / II Meeting

October 19, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:45 AM


PL Consortium

October 19, 2018

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


DoSE Meeting

October 19, 2018

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Please contact Christina Sizemore at christina.sizemore@nkces.org with questions regarding the above training's.