Calendar of Events

COVID-19 & Inclement Weather Policies Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most State Support Team 1 professional learning opportunities are offered online. When in-person training is necessary, proper sanitation, social distancing, and face covering protocols are utilized. We are carefully monitoring State Support Team health and will notify registrants of any event cancellations or location changes.   When we return to in-person training opportunities, please be mindful of weather conditions. If  hazardous driving conditions exist, call 800-346-8495 after 6:30 a.m. to learn if your workshop is delayed or cancelled. Should you feel conditions are too unsafe to travel, please leave a message to let us know you won’t be attending.
Jun
19
Tue
2018
Advanced Nemeth Course @ Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI)
Jun 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

The course is designed for persons who need more advanced instruction on braille Nemeth math code and science notation. The course consists of two onsite sessions with four additional lessons to be completed independently between. Participants will have activities for independent and group work and will apply their knowledge as they read, write, and proofread braille math and science materials. Students will use the Perkins Brailler and a computer with 6-key input and Perky Duck to produce braille materials. Coursework will include examples following current recommendations for the use of Nemeth in UEB materials.

Dates: First On-site Class: Monday, June 19, 2018 – 8:30am – 4:30pm; Last On-site Class: Monday, July 9, 2018 – 8:30am – 4:30pm

Check-in: Monday, June 18 from 8:15 – 8:30 am

 

Adaptive Schools Training (June 12, 13, 19 & 20, 2018)
Jun 19 @ 3:22 pm – Jun 20 @ 4:22 pm

Registration for this event has reached capacity and is now closed.

Jun
21
Thu
2018
Comprehensive Adolescent Learning Strategies: SIM 2018-2019 Series
Jun 21 @ 7:41 pm – Jun 22 @ 8:41 pm
Jun
25
Mon
2018
4-Day Summer Basic Nemeth Course @ Embassy Suites
Jun 25 @ 8:30 am – Jun 28 @ 4:30 pm

The Basic Nemeth Course will review the basic Nemeth code for math and science notation. This course will cover the Nemeth code notation appropriate for kindergarten to middle school curricula. Proficiency in the material covered in the Basic Braille course is highly recommended due to the pace and content of this course.Students will participate in independent and group work and will apply their knowledge as they read, write, and proofread braille math and science materials. Students will use the Perkins Brailler to produce braille materials. The course will be appropriate for students with little or no Nemeth experience. The course will also include examples following current recommendations for the use of UEB in Nemeth materials.

The trainer is Shelley Mack, a Certified Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments (CTVI) and Certified Braille Transcriber.

Lodging at the Embassy Suites is offered to course participants Monday through Wednesday nights and paid for by the BEST grant.

Twenty-nine (29) contact hours will be offered for this 4-day course. Two (2) semester hours of graduate credit through the University of Dayton credit will be offered; the BEST Grant will pay for the college credit tuition for the first twenty (20) Ohio teachers to register.

 

Jun
26
Tue
2018
Comprehensive Adolescent Learning Strategies: SIM 2018-2019 Series
Jun 26 @ 8:30 am – Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm

This event is part of an ongoing series. Registration is closed to outside attendance.

Jul
2
Mon
2018
Independence Day – SST Offices Closed
Jul 2 – Jul 4 all-day
Aug
2
Thu
2018
CTE | Effective Teaching Strategies for CTE Teachers
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Presented by Cathy Lassiter, Ed.D., this training is designed to develop the capacity of CTE teachers as they plan instructional strategies to help students meet learning targets and master content for industry-standard assessments. The training will focus on teaching strategies that work best in the classroom, factors influencing effective teaching practices, developing assessment-capable learners, and purposeful collaboration in Teacher-Based Teams (TBT).

Note: This event is for a predetermined audience. Registration is closed to outside attendance.

Aug
3
Fri
2018
KRA: Kindergarten Readiness Assessment Training (Hybrid)
Aug 3 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

This event is for a predetermined audience. Registration is closed to outside attendance.

Aug
6
Mon
2018
PBIS 2-Day Training
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – Aug 7 @ 3:30 pm
Aug
9
Thu
2018
Early Learning Assessment (Two-Day Training)
Aug 9 @ 8:30 am – Aug 10 @ 3:30 pm

This event is for a predetermined audience. Registration is closed to outside attendance.