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 we you are experiencing hazardous driving conditions, 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
15
Fri
2018
OSU Nisonger Center & DODD Tech Summit @ Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

The Ohio State University Nisonger Center and DODD will host the Ohio’s first statewide supportive technology conference on June 15 in Westerville (near Columbus).

From tablet and phone apps to in-home remote support systems, this one-day event offers attendees a chance to learn about different kinds of technology available to support people with developmental disabilities who want more independence in their lives.

People with disabilities, their families, advocates, and professionals will hear from experts in the disability field from across the country. Advocates and family members will talk about the technology that has influenced their lives.

This event is $50 for professionals and free for adults with DD and family members.

Jun
18
Mon
2018
ADOS-2 Modules 1-4 Training @ North Central Ohio Educational Service Center
Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – Jun 19 @ 9:13 am

ADOS-2 (Module 1-4)

During this 2-day workshop, participants will be trained in the updated ADOS-2 (Module 1-4).

The Introductory Clinical ADOS-2 Workshops at the North Central Ohio Educational Service Center are designed for clinicians with prior background in autism and formal testing, including psychologists, physicians, speech-language pathologists, social workers as well as professionals and graduate students in related fields.

Independent trainers, from Sunfield Center for Autism, ADHD and Behavioral Health, will be presenting these workshops through a variety of teaching methods, including lectures, videos, scoring discussions and live administration of the instrument.Sunfield Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Sunfield Center maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Sunfield Center designates the followings CEs for ADOS2 trainings: 14 CE credits for the ADOS-2 (Modules 1-4) 2-day training, and 7 CE credits for the ADOS-2(Toddler Module)1 day training. The application for Ohio CEUs is in process and will be provided by the North Central Ohio ESC.

Registration is limited for this training with early bird registration through May 20 at a reduced cost.  See the attached flyer and application for more information and to register.  Please feel free to share this information with professionals in your community.

Call (419-447-2927 x172) or email (pd@ncoesc.org) with any questions.

 

Related Training

There is an ADOS-2 Toddler Module Training on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) at the same location

 

Advanced Braille Course @ Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI)
Jun 18 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Taught by Shelley Mack, Certified Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments (CTVI) and Certified Braille Transcriber, this course is designed for educators who need advanced instruction in contracted Unified English Braille (UEB) and the formats in which it is transcribed.

The course consists of two onsite sessions with four additional lessons to be completed independently between. The course will briefly review the content of lessons one through seven and provide in-depth coverage of lessons eight – nineteen of the NLS Braille Transcribing Course, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress. P

articipants will have sessions for independent and group work and will apply their updated knowledge as they read, write, and proofread braille literary material. Students will use the Perkins Brailler and a computer with 6-key input and Perky Duck to produce braille materials.

The first on-site class takes place on Monday, June 18, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The last on-site class takes place on Monday, July 9, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Participants sign in on Monday, June 18, from 8:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. The series will be held at OCALI, located at 470 Glenmont Avenue in Columbus, Ohio.

Register Online via OCALI Pass. The registration deadline is May 25, 2018. The training sessions are limited to the first 15 participants to register.

 

 

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
20
Wed
2018
ADOS-2 Toddler Module Training @ North Central Ohio Educational Service Center
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:12 am

ADOS-2 Toddler Module Training

The Introductory Clinical ADOS-2 Workshops at the North Central Ohio Educational Service Center are designed for clinicians with prior background in autism and formal testing, including psychologists, physicians, speech-language pathologists, social workers as well as professionals and graduate students in related fields.

Independent trainers, from Sunfield Center for Autism, ADHD and Behavioral Health, will be presenting these workshops through a variety of teaching methods, including lectures, videos, scoring discussions and live administration of the instrument.Sunfield Center is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Sunfield Center maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Sunfield Center designates the followings CEs for ADOS2 trainings: 14 CE credits for the ADOS-2 (Modules 1-4) 2-day training, and 7 CE credits for the ADOS-2(Toddler Module)1 day training. The application for Ohio CEUs is in process and will be provided by the North Central Ohio ESC.

Registration is limited for this training with early bird registration through May 20 at a reduced cost.  See the attached flyer and application for more information and to register.  Please feel free to share this information with professionals in your community.

Call (419-447-2927 x172) or email (pd@ncoesc.org) with any questions.

Related Training

There is an ADOS-2 (Module 1-4) on Monday and Tuesday, June 18 and 19, 2018 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) at the same location

 

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
Ohio Promoting Wellness & Recovery Conference
Jun 25 – Jun 27 all-day
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.