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Your Child's Future...the Possibilities are Endless - Parent/Student Transition Night

1/28/2015

This event is designed to provide information to parents and students with disabilities about available services and support to help young adults transition from high school into the post-secondary world. It is a great opportunity for parents, families and students to network with local agencies, colleges and universities.

Goal: Empower and engage students, families and educators of students with special needs in their journey to adulthood.

Focus: Provide participants with information on the transition process for students 14-21 in the areas of living, learning and working.

Format: Small group information sessions and booths with local service providers for students with special needs.

Date: March 24, 2015

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

For questions or more information, please contact Jeff Bedard, Highland County Parent Mentor at (937) 393-1904 ext. 2127

Exceptional Achievement Awards Recognition Ceremony

1/28/2015

Nominations are now being accepted for the Exceptional Achievement Awards Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Hillsboro Elementary School from 6:00 - 7:00 pm - Reception, 7:00 pm - Recognition Ceremony.

Exceptional Achievement Award - 5 given for each county (Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fayette and Highland Counties) Recognizes individuals who have been instrumental in providing opportunities that enable students with disabilities to achieve personal, social, or academic goals of the highest standards. Online Form Link http://goo.gl/cE7Hi3

Outstanding Educator Award - 1 Award for the Region (Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fayette and Highland Counties) Honors one educator in the region who has made outstanding contributions by improving access to and progress in the general curriculum for children and youth with disabilities. Online Form Link http://goo.gl/kI0Spg

Outstanding Student Award - 1 given in each county (Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fayette and Highland Counties) Acknowledges outstanding achievements of school-age children and youth with disabilities in the Region 14/Hopewell Center area. Online Form Link http://goo.gl/4njf5k

All nominations must be submitted by March 2, 2015 to Sherry Campton by one of the following: Email r14_scampton@mveca.org, Fax (937) 393-0496, Mail to: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Weather Line - (937) 393-1904 ext. 2999

1/23/2015

Since it is the time of year when we have unexpected bad weather, we will use the following methods to post information regarding a possible cancellation you may visit www.ohioregion14.org to see if a notification has been posted to our website, or you may call (937) 393-1904 ext. 2999 to hear a recorded message about any cancellations.

Evoke Electrical Inspiration in Your Classroom Webinar by OCALI

1/20/2015

Research is Clear: learners who are not engaged and motivated are not learning as effectively as their engaged and motivated peers. Engaged Learners are Effective Learners. This presents educators with an exciting challenge: to create a learning environment in which ALL learners can be successful. In this session, we will learn how to apply the three principles of Universal Design for Learning in our classrooms and instructional design, with the elements in place, more and more learners will begin to experience success!

Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

To Register: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/574031178

HQT-Math Online - Math Standards and Content for Intervention Specialists Grades 7-12 (Adams, Brown, Clinton, Fayette and Highland Counties Only)

1/16/2015

Six Modules offered online. Work at your own pace and earn the hours you need.

  • Ohio Academic Content Standards Extended (2 contact hours)
  • Exploring Mathematic Grade Bands (2 contact hours)
  • Grades-Aligned Mathematics (2 contact hours)
  • Accessibility and Accommodations in Math (4 contact hours)
  • Math Strategies (10 contact hours)
  • Learning Progressions in Math (10 contact hours)

Course Purpose: Starting in 2016-2017, Intervention Specialists who are the teacher of record of students eligible for the Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities in Grades 7-12 will need to comply with new requirements to meet highly qualified teacher status. This online series will help teachers to complete up to 30 unique clock hours of progessional development in mathematics.

Dates: February 1, 2015 - May 15, 2015

*1-2 Ashland Credit Option ($172.00 per Semester Hour) or up to 30 contact hours. *Additional information will be sent to individuals interested in the Ashland Credit.

To register, please contact Sherry Campton r14_scampton@mveca.org or 937.393.1904 ext. 2126

Early Learning and Development Standards Training - Level 1 , Overview

1/16/2015

This 3 hour course replaces the original 6 hour Early Learning and Development Standards - Level 1 Training. You can not receive credit for both trainings. If you have completed the 6 hour course, you will not receive credit for taking the 3 hour course. The content has been condensed to a shorter time frame.

The Early Learning and Development Standards training provides a three hour overview of Ohios Birth to Kindergarten Entry Early Learning and Development Standards and their purpose in early care and education environments. This session provides a brief history of standads-based education, school readiness factors, and the linkage between standards and practice in early care and education settings. This session will address the structure of Ohio Early Learning and Development Standards and provides an overview of each domain within the standards. Completion of this Overview Session fulfills the requirement for completion of the Level 1 training prior to taking Level 2 and Level 3 modules within this series.

Date: February 6, 2015

Time: 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

Please register in OCCRRA.

Autism: Communication Assessment and the SLP Role in Addressing Challening Behavior Training

1/16/2015

Participants to SLPs will explore their role in addressing challening behaviors and strategies to help with common Autism Spectrum Disorder behaviors.

Date: April 23, 2015

Time: 9:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

Please register in STARS.

Implementing the Mathematical Instructional Strategies of Paul Riccomini

1/14/2015

Region 14 State Support Team Presents an Online Opportunity

  • 8 Week Course Using Schoology Platform
  • Class Begins March 2, 2015
  • Ashland Credit ($172.00 per Semester Hour) or 15 Contact Hours
  • 4 Pre-Recorded Paul Riccomini Webinars (Organizing Instruciton, Error Analysis, Fluency and Automaticity, Vocabulary)
  • Weekly Assignments (Job-Embedded Professional Development, Action Research)
  • Class Concludes May 5, 2015

Course Purpose? - Participants will improve student learning outcomes in mathematics through the use of effective instructional technqiues examined in Paul Riccomini pre-recorded webinars.

Who Should Participate? - Math Teachers Grades K-12; Math Instructional Coaches; Intevention Specialists; Administrators; 7-12 Intervention Specialists (HQT).

Please register with Sherry Campton (937) 393-1904 ext. 2126 by February 20, 2015.

CPR Training

1/8/2015

Date: February 6, 2015

Time: 8:30-11:30 am (OR) 12:30-3:30 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Limit to 14 participants - Cost $45.00 per participant $40.00 to Clinton County Health Department and $5.00 to Clinton Memorial Hospital for card. This will be taught by the Clinton County Health Department. To register, please contact Sherry Campton (937) 393-1904 ext. 2126 or email r14_scampton@mveca.org

Recognizing and Preventing of Child Abuse and Neglect - Refresher

1/8/2015

This course is for staff who have had the full training previously. Limited to 20 participants each session.

Date: February 6, 2015

Time: 8:30 - 11:30 am (OR) 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Please register through OCCRRA www.opdn.org 8:30-11:30 session ST10033759, 12:30-3:30 session ST10033761

PBIS: Effective Classroom Practices Training

11/25/2014

Participants will learn through direct instruction, videos, and reflective activities to incorporate the 8 essential practices of an effective classroom through the PBIS model.

Dates: February 21, 2015 and March 21, 2015 (must attend both)

Time: 8:00 - 4:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

Please register in STARS.

PBIS: Effective Classroom Practices Training

11/25/2014

Participants will learn through direct instruction, videos, and reflective activities to incorporate the 8 essential practices of an effective classroom through the PBIS model.

Dates: March 2, 2015 and March 23, 2015 *Face-to-Face Session*, March 9, 2015 and March 16, 2015 *Choice of on-line or Face-to-Face Session*

Time: 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

***Monday, March 30, 2015 (Inclement Weather Make-up Date)

Please register in STARS.

PBIS: Effective Classroom Practices Training

11/25/2014

Participants will learn through direct instruction, videos, and reflective activities to incorporate the 8 essential practices of an effective classroom through the PBIS model.

Dates: June 4, 2015 and June 5, 2015 (must attend both)

Time: 8:00 - 4:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

Please register in STARS.

Tier 1 - PBIS Training

11/25/2014

Dates: June 8, 2015 and June 9, 2015 (must attend both)

Time: 8:00 - 4:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133

Please register in STARS.

Special Ed Administrator Update Meetings

9/18/2014

Dates: October 1, 2014, November 5, 2014, January 21, 2015, March 4, 2015, June 3, 2015

Time: 9:00 - 11:30 am

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Please register in STARS.

Preschool Administrator Meetings

9/18/2014

Dates: October 1, 2014, November 5, 2014, January 21, 2015, March 4, 2015, June 3, 2015

Time: 12:30 - 3:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Please RSVP to Sherry Campton (937) 393-1904 ext. 2126 or via email r14_scampton@mveca.org

Surrogate Parent Training

8/18/2014

The Training is the state-approved training necessary to become a Surrogate Parent when an individual is appointed by a school district or judge to represent a child with a disability in all matters related to special education.

Date: March 16, 2015

Time: 5:30 - 9:00 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

To register, please contact Sherry Campton (937) 393-1904 ext. 2126 or email r14_scampton@mveca.org

Ohio Early Learning and Development Standards - Math - Level 3, Session 1 and 2

8/15/2014

Dates: February 18, 2015 and April 15, 2015

Time: 8:30 - 11:30 am

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Please register in OCCRRA.

Ohio Early Learning and Development Standards - Language Literacy - Level 3, Session 1 and 2

8/15/2014

Date: February 18, 2015 and April 15, 2015

Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Location: Region 14/Hopewell Center, 5350 West New Market Road, Hillsboro Ohio 45133

Please register in OCCRRA.



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