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LOCAL EVENTS - August 2019

See what's happening at Sourcewell in August

All events held at Sourcewell (unless noted otherwise)


August 7-9, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
MTSS Summer InstituteFor school administrators and teacher leaders: Is your school implementing a Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) or Response to Intervention (RtI) framework? Whether you are ready to refine your implementation process or starting to explore implementation of the framework, this team-focused event will to take it to the next level. Registration is closed.
August 13-14, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Minnesota Summit for Learning and LeadingFor K-12 teachers, administrators, leadership teams, and curriculum and professional development coordinators: Held at Madden's on Gull Lake, this two-day conference, is an opportunity for educators and administrative staff to engage with leading educational experts as they continue the work of creating a culture of learning for all students. Registration is closed. 
August 15, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Acting and Leading for EquityFor K-12 educators: This session will focus on identifying educational inequities, strengthening our will to address them honestly and directly, and building a community that supports and sustains transformative equity efforts. Registration is closed.
August 22, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
New Teachers AcademyFor educators new to the profession, a grade, or school: This Academy introduction will focus on building relationships and routines, as well as other key components of effective instruction. Sourcewell's education specialists will further collaborate with teachers in providing ongoing support. Registration is closed.
Throughout AugustENVoY OfferingFor educators: Educational Nonverbal Yardsticks, or ENVoY, is a series of nonverbal techniques that improve educator/provider-to-student relationships, enhance influence and time-on-task, and decrease the level of staff burnout. Check out the variety of ENVoY offerings at
About Sourcewell

Sourcewell (formerly National Joint Powers Alliance) is a self-supporting government organization, partnering with education, government, and nonprofits to boost student and community success. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota's nine service cooperatives, we offer training and shared services to our central-Minnesota members. Throughout North America, we offer a cooperative purchasing program with more than 325 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.