"Excellence in Educational Support"

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Upcoming events

Introduction to Educating Exceptional Children and Youth. This is an online course that fulfills the state requirement for teachers in Georgia.

Event Date 07-01-2017
Cut off date 06-30-2018
Individual Price $350.00
$350.00

This online course will focus on the five areas of reading and how to implement reading and writing strategies across the curriculum.

Event Date 07-01-2017
Cut off date 06-30-2018
Individual Price $350.00
$350.00

 Focus: The Leader’s Role in School Climate

Event Date 12-12-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 12-12-2017 11:15 am
Individual Price Free
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  Focus: The Leader’s Role in School Climate

 

Event Date 12-12-2017 12:45 pm
Event End Date 12-12-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
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Instructional Coaching is a challenging and rewarding job that often generates more questions for coaches than answers...

Come and work with a veteran instructional coach to improve your understanding of best practices. Everything under the sun is "research-based", but Professor John Hattie's extensive research can guide instructional coaches through the tough job of answering the hundreds of questions they ask themselves on a daily basis. Join us to get an introductory understanding of not just "What works?" but "What works best and when?"

Event Date 12-13-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 12-13-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
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Presented by Dr. Paul Baker.

This training is a part of the North Georgia RESA Intensive Behavior Health Series (IBHS) series.

Target audience: This comprehensive training is designed for administrators, teachers, paraprofessional, counselors, school psychologists, behavior specialists and other personnel at all levels who work directly with students.

Description:  This training will provide an introduction to the Life Space Crisis Intervention (LSCI) method of therapeutic dialogue with challenging students. It is highly recommended that participants have completed The PersonBrain Model and/or Conflict in the Classroom training but not required.

Event Date 01-04-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-04-2018 3:00 pm
Cut off date 01-04-2018
Individual Price $40.00
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This training is sponsored by the GEORGIA COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC EDUCATION

The Georgia elementary school curriculum in social studies provides stuedents a strong foundation in the history of the United States.  This workshop is designed to highlight economics in US history during the 20th Century.  Teachers will receive six NEW lessons designed specifically for the implementation of the new Georgia Standards of Excellence.

All materials and lunch will be provided at no cost.

Substitute teacher fee will be reimbursed to your school/system.

 

 

Event Date 01-05-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-05-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Event Date 01-10-2018 10:00 am
Individual Price $40.00
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This training is sponsored by the GEORGIA COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC EDUCATION 

The Georgia Studies course provides students the opportunity to examine the history, government, and economy of our state in-depth.  This workshop provides teachers with lessons designed specifically for the implementation of the new economic history as described in the new Georgia Standards of Excellence.

All materials and lunch will be provided at no cost.

Substitute teacher fee will be reimbursed to your school/system.

 

Event Date 01-11-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-11-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
40

Presented by Dr. Paul Baker.

This training is a part of the North Georgia RESA Intensive Behavior Health Series (IBHS) series.]

This comprehensive training is designed for administrators, teachers, paraprofessional, counselors, school psychologists, behavior specialists and other personnel at all levels who work directly with students.

Event Date 01-12-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-12-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price $40.00
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This training is sponsored by the GEORGIA COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC EDUCATION

The Georgia Standards of Excellence clarify many of the vague elements that were present in the Georgia Performance Standards.  In addition, there are several new concepts teachers are expected to teach.  In this workshop, teachers are provided a comprehensive overview of the standards and engaging lessons in each of the five domains.

All materials and lunch will be provided at no cost.

Substitute teacher costs will be reimbursed to the school/system.

Event Date 01-16-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-16-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Writers Workshop for Grades K-2 with Dr. Pam Smith

 

Implementing Lucy Calkins Units of Study for Teaching Writing? Want to know more about how to implement the units and writers’ workshop? We will take a close look at what workshop looks like, feels like, and sounds like in grades K-5. We will explore the workshop structure, components of the Units of Study grade level sets, and assessment. Other topics will include management, mini-lessons, small group work, and conferences.

 

 

 

Please bring your grade level set of  Units of Study with you to this meeting.

Event Date 01-17-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-17-2018 11:30 am
Cut off date 01-17-2018
Individual Price Free
10

Writers Workshop for Grades 3-5 with Dr. Pam Smith

 

Implementing Lucy Calkins Units of Study for Teaching Writing? Want to know more about how to implement the units and writers’ workshop? We will take a close look at what workshop looks like, feels like, and sounds like in grades K-5. We will explore the workshop structure, components of the Units of Study grade level sets, and assessment. Other topics will include management, mini-lessons, small group work, and conferences.

 

 

 

Please bring your grade level set of  Units of Study with you to this meeting.

 

Event Date 01-17-2018 12:30 pm
Event End Date 01-17-2018 3:30 am
Cut off date 01-17-2018
Individual Price Free
25

This training in open to participants who want to substitute teach in Pickens County schools.

Event Date 01-18-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-18-2018 12:00 pm
Individual Price $40.00
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This workshop is designed for K–5 educators: teachers, principals, school, and district leaders who are working to improve writing instruction and motivate students in their development as writers. Experience lessons and methods grounded in best practices, ensuring that students become engaged and proficient writers.
Participants with receive a Best Practices in Writing Handbook.

Event Date 01-23-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-23-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
50

Presenter: Tammy Silvers

Counselors have a different scope of focus and need within SLDS, and this session is designed to train counselors on the function and use of SLDS.

Event Date 01-23-2018 9:30 am
Event End Date 01-23-2018 11:30 am
Individual Price Free
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Presenter: Tammy Silvers

Special Education Teachers have a different scope of focus and need within SLDS, and this session is designed to train counselors on the function and use of SLDS.

Event Date 01-23-2018 1:00 pm
Event End Date 01-23-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Google Classroom – Learn how to use Google’s suite of tools for education. This class will cover everything you need to get started with Google. We will do a brief overview of the basics like creating and storing files in Drive and using Docs for collaborative word processing. Then we will dig deeper and learn how to create Forms and use them for quizzes, surveys, and data collection. We will then combine all of this and learn to use Classroom to create classes, set up assignments and grade submissions. We will examine Classroom from both a teacher and student perspective. The session will be hands on so that teachers with Google Apps accounts can begin using the software in class with their own classes. However, you do not need to have a Google Apps for Education Account to participate.

 

Event Date 01-24-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-24-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Session 1:
CRASE- Active Shooter class presented by Mary Chandler, GBI

Lunch on your own

Session 2:
IdHS course presented by Hilary Huett and Shauntrice Montgomery. This session will cover how to read a rap sheet (both Georgia and some other states) and we also review some terminology found on a criminal history and updates in legislation. NCJ (Non-Criminal Justice) Agency Responsibility and GAPS.

Event Date 01-25-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-25-2018 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
50

Focus:  Feedback, Evaluation, Professional Learning and Performance

 

Event Date 01-30-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 01-30-2018 11:15 am
Individual Price Free
40

Google Classroom – Learn how to use Google’s suite of tools for education. This class will cover everything you need to get started with Google. We will do a brief overview of the basics like creating and storing files in Drive and using Docs for collaborative word processing. Then we will dig deeper and learn how to create Forms and use them for quizzes, surveys, and data collection. We will then combine all of this and learn to use Classroom to create classes, set up assignments and grade submissions. We will examine Classroom from both a teacher and student perspective. The session will be hands on so that teachers with Google Apps accounts can begin using the software in class with their own classes. However, you do not need to have a Google Apps for Education Account to participate.

Event Date 01-30-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-30-2018 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Focus:  Feedback, Evaluation, Professional Learning and Performance

Event Date 01-30-2018 12:45 pm
Event End Date 01-30-2018 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
38

Keynote speaker: Legal Issues Facing Front Office Staff- Margaret Elliott, Assistant General Counsel, PAGE (Professional Association of Georgia Educators)

Technology updates with Alan Gayton, Technology Director, NGRESA

Lunch will be provided

Professional collaboration will be provided and door prizes will be awarded in the afternoon.

Event Date 01-31-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-31-2018 2:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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 FREE to North Georgia RESA area participants.

$25 fee for Out of North Georgia RESA area participants.

 

 

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Counselors, social workers, school administrators, district Title IX personnel

 

 

PRESENTED BY:   Beth F. Morris, an attorney with Harben, Hartley and Hawkins.

 

 

The protections of Title IX extend to all educational programs of a school and protect all students from sexual harassment and

discrimination. During this training, learn about the investigative, discipline and communication procedures that schools should follow

during and after a Title IX report. Additional topics will include bullying and other forms of harassment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Event Date 02-01-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 02-01-2018 12:00 pm
Cut off date 02-01-2018
Individual Price Free
40

Instructional Technology Winter/Spring Consortium

Event Date 02-02-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 02-02-2018 2:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Consolidated Dates

Click HERE for the consolidated RESA System Calendar. This Calendar includes important dates for NGRESA and member systems. It includes holidays, breaks, planning days, and other dates.

System dates were accurate at the time of creation but are subject to change. Please consult each system's official calendar for the most up to date information.

 

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