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September, 2017


September 23
Best Practices - Volunteer Training in support of Young Writers

This free training gives Young Writers Program volunteers the skills they need to begin working in the classroom as a Writing Project Assistant. Lauren Hall, formerly Programs Director and now Grants Director for 826 Valencia, provides the necessary tools to work effectively with young writers in the classroom. Learn the ABC’s of guiding young writers as well as typical situations encountered in the classroom. Teachers are welcome to attend. RSVP by Sept. 20.
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Robin Estrin at (831) 466-5829.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education, Board Room, 400 Encinal St., Santa, Cruz, CA 95060
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October, 2017


October 18, 2017, December 06, 2017, March 07, 2018 & May 02, 2018 (Four Day Event)
Middle School Principal Network

Come work with your Middle School colleagues and share best practices! Join the Middel School Principal Network that will meet 4 times this year to problem solve and learn about leadership behaviors that will improve your site’s climate, culture and academic progress.
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Contact: Kris Stanga at (831) 466-5802.
Location: Location Not Specified - TBD
Fee: There are no fees associated with this event.
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November, 2017


November 29
Unpacking the ELPAC - Aligning ELD Instruction to Assessment, Elementary

Examine released, non-secure practice items for the new ELPAC; Reflect on the instructional implications of the new assessment; Build a plan to further align ELD instruction to the expectations of the ELPAC; Take back resources to train teachers and students
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Contact: Sofia Sorenson at 831.466.5807.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education, Ocean/Pacific Room, 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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December, 2017


December 11
2017-2018 Summative ELPAC Trainings, Secondary

The ELPAC is Here! 2017-2018 Summative ELPAC Trainings Test Administration and Scoring of Test Items, For District Test Coordinators and Test Examiners. SCCOE - Computer Lab. Space is limited. Register now!
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Contact: Sofia Sorenson at 831.466.5807.
Location: SCCOE, 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Download the flyer.


December 12
2017-2018 Summative ELPAC Trainings, Elementary

The ELPAC is Here! 2017-2018 Summative ELPAC Trainings Test Administration and Scoring of Test Items, For District Test Coordinators and Test Examiners. SCCOE - Computer Lab. Space is limited. Register now!
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Contact: Sofia Sorenson at 831.466.5807.
Location: SCCOE, 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Download the flyer.


January, 2018


January 11
Unpacking the ELPAC - Aligning ELD Instruction to Assessment, Secondary

Examine released, non-secure practice items for the new ELPAC; Reflect on the instructional implications of the new assessment; Build a plan to further align ELD instruction to the expectations of the ELPAC; Take back resources to train teachers and students
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Contact: Sofia Sorenson at 831.466.5807.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education, Board Room, 400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Download the flyer.



Events will be added as information becomes available.


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