January 2020

Start date: Learning Targets to Establish Success Criteria and Engage Students - VLC

January 5 All day

Educator uses learning targets to create a shared vision for learning expectations, to establish success criteria, and to engage students in the intended learning. Micro-credential virtual learning community. January 6 - February 21.Go to our Professional Learning page for more information.

Webinar: Micro-What? Micro-Credentials Explained

January 8 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Have you heard about micro-credentials but want to know more? Join OEA in learning how micro-credentials can provide personalized, flexible and just-in-time professional learning to meet your needs. Register here!The webinar will answer:What is a micro-credential?Where do I find micro-credentials?How can micro-credentials help improve learning?What support can I get for…

Equity Sparks Training

January 10 3:00 AM – 3:00 AM

The OEA Sparks event is intended for OEA Members of Color and active equity champions. Spend time with colleagues engaged in equity affinity groups to build community, strengthen skills, explore equity hot topics, network and have fun! The event is targeted to members of color, because recruiting and retaining educators…

OEA Executive Committee Meeting

January 9 All day

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Trauma Informed Schools Series

January 11 1:00 AM – 6:00 AM

This training will be a deeper dive into our trauma-informed model including practical applications and tools you will be able to use in your schools, clinics or systems. The Tigard-Tualatin School District is offering PDUs for all of their staff and I would be happy to talk to your school…

Leading for Literacy Online - Start Date

January 11 All day

This 12-week course is designed to provide guidance and support to coaches and administrators who are building strong learning communities focused on disciplinary literacy. The main course text, Leading for Literacy: A Reading Apprenticeship Approach, provides clear, on-the-ground guidance, tools, and examples for improving student reading.This course is appropriate for…

Reading Apprenticeship Introduction Online - Course 1 Start Date

January 11 All day

Calling all Middle and High School Educators! Do you want to learn new techniques to create successful students? This series of two 6-week courses is designed for teachers to learn from daily practice. Participants will read selections from our core text, Reading for Understanding, try out Reading Apprenticeship routines in…

OEA-Retired Board Meeting

January 12 All day

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Webinar: Co-Regulation Skills

January 16 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

This session will cover a critical skill for educators: Co-Regulation, which is the ability to help another person return to a regulated state. You will learn practical skills that you can immediately put into practice.Go to our Professional Learning events page to learn more.

Open Budget Hearing

January 17 All day

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2020 OACE Winter Conference

January 22 - January 25 All day

The annual conference of the Oregon Association for Comprehensive Education (OACE) brings the best in teacher and parent education! Planned session topics this year will include:Elementary and Secondary student achievementTrauma-informed practicesCulturally-responsive pedagogyMigrant educationEarly learningSTEM/STEAMWellnessWrap-around supports and interventionsAnd more! Visit the OACE website to learn more and to register. PDUs are…

OEA Board Meeting

January 23 - January 25 All day

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START DATE: Winter Institute in the Teaching of Writing

January 23 All day

As we move into an era where ALL teachers are teachers of writing, we invite educators of any content area or grade level to participate in the Institute in the Teaching of Writing (also known in the NWP network as the Summer Institute). The Institute is modeled after the Bay…

ORELA Elementary Education Exam Prep Workshop

January 25 1:00 AM – 4:00 AM

OEA’s Center for Great Public Schools offers this preparation workshop for the ORELA (NES) Elementary Education Exam, open to OEA members and Student NEA members as a benefit of membership.

Start Date: Managing & Monitoring Student Learning - VLC

January 26 All day

Educator works collaboratively with their students to plan instruction, motivate and challenge students during instruction, and monitor student learning over time. National Board Certified Teacher micro-credential virtual learning community. January 27 - March 6.Go to our Professional Learning events page to learn more.

Quality Assessment Practices = Quality Instructional Practices (an introduction to the 5 Keys) - Eugene

January 28 8:15 AM – 10:15 AM

Quality assessment isn’t a four-letter word, a piece of paper, a tool, or an event. Quality assessment is an ongoing and regular part of quality instruction that helps all students get a clear picture of where they are in their learning journey and empowers them to achieve personal and academic…

Early Career and Aspiring Educator Winter Retreat

January 30 - February 1 All day

OEA's New and Aspiring Educator Retreat connects early career educators (ECEs) and aspiring educators through networking and professional development with OEA colleagues. The event is intended for Aspiring Educators (students moving into the profession) as well as educators in their first five years of the profession.Download the event flier to…