KRA in MI Team Newsletter
The prior care forms are in the process of being updated to include information regarding the pandemic. This information will be shared with ISD KRA leaders as soon as it is completed.
Social Emotional Learning
Kira Willey shares a mindful moment centered on kindness from her book, Breathe like a Bear. This book provides 30 mindfulness exercises for kids to help with managing their bodies, breath, and emotions. Once learned, these activities can be done anywhere and anytime, equipping children with mindfulness tools for when they face difficult situations.
Connecting the Domains
Professional Learning Opportunities
Training with MeL Supporting Kindergarten and Pre-K Instruction
Thursday, Feb. 4th, 4-5:30pm
This is an online event.
Description: The second session will offer educators specific resources as well as opportunities for discussion regarding the next steps as identified in the feedback survey at the end of the first session.
Signing up for a MeL account is free for Michigan educators. Please be sure to sign up for an account prior to the February training.
*Attending the January session is not a prerequisite for this session.
**SCECHs are available if educators participate in both sessions January 7th and February 4th.
Save the Dates!
Please save the date for these statewide KRA implementation training opportunities.
New Data Manager Training Sessions
May 12, 2021: 1-3 pm
Data Manager Refresher Training Sessions
May 13, 2021: 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
August 10, 2021: 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
New Trainers ToT Training
May 17, 2021: 4 -6 pm
May 26, 2021: 4 -6 pm
July 27, 2021: 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
August 11, 2021: 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
Next Steps for Trainers ToT Training
May 18, 2021: 4 -6 pm
May 25, 2021: 9-11 am
July 29, 2021: 9- 11 am or 1-3 pm
August 17, 2021: 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
Teacher Refresher Trainings
August 12, 2021: 9-10 am or 1-2 pm
August 18, 2021: 9-10 am or 1-2 pm
August 19, 2021: 9-10 am or 1-2 pm
August 24, 2021: 9-10 am or 1-2 pm