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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

Workshop Trainer: Jennifer Smith

Interactive Notebooks have the power to not only engage and interact with each student, no matter the background, but also provide a valuable tool and resource for students to continue to use over time to reinforce skills taught throughtout the school year and beyond.

Come join us as we create an Interactive Notebook for you to use with your students in Science and Social Studies including many tips and techniques to keep your students engaged.

 

Event Date 10-23-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 10-23-2017 3:30 pm
Cut off date 10-17-2017
Individual Price $50.00
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We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Trainer: Jennifer Smith
Interactive Notebooks have the power to not only engage and interact with each student, no matter the background, but also provide a valuable tool and resource for students to continue to use over time to reinforce skills taught throughout the school year and beyond.
Come join us as we create an Interactive Notebook for you to use with your students in Science and Social Studies including many tips and techniques to keep your students engaged.
 
Event Date 10-24-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 10-24-2017 3:30 pm
Cut off date 10-17-2017
Individual Price $50.00
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We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Want to know more about Writers' Workshop in the intermediate classroom? We will take a close look at what workshop looks like, feels like, and sounds like in grades 3rd, 4th, and 5th.We will explore tools of the trade...for teachers and students.
Other topics will include management, mini-lessons, small group work, and conferences.
 
Registration deadline is October 16.
 
Event Date 10-25-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 10-25-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price Out of area cost: $25.00
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Event Date 10-25-2017 10:00 am
Individual Price $40.00
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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 10-26-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-26-2017 3:00 pm
Individual Price $40.00
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Presenters: Candice Hall & Charlie Jackson

This will be a two-part training:

The morning session (10:00 – 12:00) will be focused on the basics - Eligible Services, Posting a Form 470, Competitive Bidding and Contracts.

The afternoon session (1:00 – 3:00) will be a more in depth look at program updates, “Lessons Learned” and Discussion/Q&A.

You may come to both sessions or just the session that is most applicable to you.

 

Event Date 10-30-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 10-30-2017 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 10-31-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 10-31-2017 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Want to know about writers' workshop in the primary classroom?  We will take a close look at what workshop looks like, feels like, and sounds like in grades K, 1st and 2nd grade.We will explore tools of the trade...for teachers, and students.
Other topics will include management, minilessons, small group work and conferences.
 
Registration deadline is October 27.
Event Date 11-02-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 11-02-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price Out of area cost: $25.00
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“A Day with GaPSC”
Certification, Educator Preparation,
and Ethics Updates!

Event Date 11-02-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-02-2017 12:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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 Note: This session is being held at Dalton State College in the Brown Center

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 11-03-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-03-2017 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Note: This session is being held at Dalton State College in the Brown Center

This course will walk attendees through the basics of using Microsoft’s solution for online productivity in education. We will begin with an overview of the basics on creating and storing files in OneDrive and using online Word for collaborative word processing. Next we will take a look at the new Microsoft Forms for quizzes, surveys, and data collection. We will then combine all of this as we examine how to use OneNote from simple notes to tagging and sharing and then in the classroom through Class Notebook. Putting this all together we will then look at Microsoft’s Classroom tool. The session will be hands on so that teachers with Office 365 accounts can begin using the software in class with their own classes. However, you do not need to have an Office 365 Account to participate.

Event Date 11-17-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 11-17-2017 3:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Are you wanting (or needing) to spend more time in small groups with your students focusing on skills that need deeper and further investigation? Are you wanting to differentiate on the regular but don't know where to start?
Come and join Jennifer Smith in this workshop where she shares some of her tried and true strategies and tips to help implement Math Workshop also known as Math Stations so that you can set your scholars up for success.
Event Date 11-29-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 11-29-2017 11:30 am
Cut off date 10-17-2017
Individual Price $10.00
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We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Are you wanting (or needing) to spend more time in small groups with your students focusing on skills that need deeper and further investigation? Are you wanting to differentiate on the regular but don't know where to start?
Come and join Jennifer Smith in this workshop where she shares some of her tried and true strategies and tips to help implement Math Workshop also known as Math Stations so that you can set your scholars up for success.
Event Date 11-29-2017 12:30 pm
Event End Date 11-29-2017 3:30 pm
Cut off date 10-17-2017
Individual Price $10.00
$10.00 14

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

What is a Number Talk and what does it look like in the Secondary Classroom? Implementing daily discourse with numbers builds numerical fluency algebraic reasoning skills, reasoning skills and more. We will investigate not only what Number Talks are for secondary but create a plan for immediate implementation in your classroom.
Are you looking for new inventive strategies for intervention, accommodation, whole group and small group teaching in your secondary classroom? Come join Jennifer in this workshop where she shares tips and ideas to turn around and use right away in your classroom to support those students who struggle.
Event Date 11-30-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 11-30-2017 3:30 pm
Cut off date 10-17-2017
Individual Price $10.00
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We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Take your Classroom to the next level at our Googlepalooza featuring Philip Wagener from KSU's iTeach Center.

Lunch is included

Event Date 12-05-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date 12-05-2017 3:00 pm
Individual Price $50.00
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Presented by: Dr. Donna Beegle

Due to the expected high interest in this event, we encourage you to register early.  You will not want to miss this amazing opportunity to hear and learn from Dr. Beegle. Her presentation will move you to a new level of understanding and will inspire you to re-evaluate the way you understand the impact of poverty in the classroom.
 
Dr. Beegle will share her unique insights from having grown up in generational poverty in America and of studying poverty for more than 20 years to help you enhance your knowledge of poverty and develop the understanding to impact the individuals with whom you work.
Event Date 12-07-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 12-07-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price $100.00
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Are you familiar with the Inquiry Process? If you answered "no" then you will want to make sure and register for this workshop!

JoAnn Wood, Social Studies program specialist from the DOE, will be leading us through the inquiry process addressing essential questions, backward design, formative/summative assessment, using diverse sources and developing historical thinking.

JoAnn will also spend time overviewing what is changing as we move from GPS to GSE and talk about changes in instruction as well.

Event Date 12-08-2017 8:30 am
Event End Date 12-08-2017 3:30 pm
Individual Price Free
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 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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Presenter: Tammy Silvers

In this session, attendees receive an in-depth overview of all three SLDS dashboards (District, School and Teacher dashboards), the student profile page, and the Teacher Resource Link (TRL).

Event Date 12-19-2017 9:30 am
Event End Date 12-19-2017 11:30 am
Individual Price Free
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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 12-19-2017 1:00 pm
Event End Date 12-19-2017 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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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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