Staples, Minn.,
19
January
2018
|
07:12 PM
Europe/Amsterdam

LOCAL EVENTS - February 2018

See what’s happening at NJPA, and throughout Region 5, for the month of February

See what’s happening at NJPA, and throughout Region 5, for the month of February

All events held at NJPA (unless noted otherwise)

 

DATE

EVENT

ABOUT

Monday, Feb 5
3:15-4:30 p.m.

 

 Educators Winter Webinar Series: Essentials of English Learners (online) 

Review the current state of English Learner Education in Minnesota and learn best teaching practices to meet the varied needs of your English Learner. The information and techniques in this course will benefit all students in your class. Earn one CEU. Learn more at www.njpacoop.org/edregistration.

Wednesday, Feb 7
8:30 a.m.-2:30 pm

English Language Development Series -Session I

The first session of a multi-part series for educators looking to better reach English Language Learners. Attendees will focus on designing lessons with language in mind, creating language objectives, analyzing academic language load of curricula, and building background knowledge. Sessions II and III are March 7 and April 18. Learn more at www.njpacoop.org/edregistration.

Wednesday, Feb 7
3:15-4:30 p.m.

Educators Winter Webinar Series: Differentiation Strategies (online)

This course is all about mixing things up in anticipation and response to a variety of student needs. Learn tools and strategies for modifying what’s being taught, how it’s taught, and how students demonstrate their learning. Learn more at www.njpacoop.org/edregistration.

Tuesday, Feb 20
12:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Data Practices for the Front Lines: Patrol & Administrative Service

Designed for all levels of law enforcement and those working with records and data for a public entity. This course will provide clarity on what data you can collect, should collect, and in some cases, should not collect. It will also help you better navigate data practices law in Minnesota. Presented by Rick Hodsdon of the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association. Learn more at www.njpacoop.org/R5PD.

Wednesday, Feb 21
8 a.m. - noon

Data Practices for the Front Lines: Patrol & Administrative Service

Same course as Feb 20.

Wednesday, Feb 28
3:15-4:30 p.m.

Educators Winter Webinar Series: Google Essentials (online)

Get the basics of Google Chrome shortcuts and add-ons, third-party sites compatible with Google Classroom, and how to use Google Forms for formative assessment. Learn more at www.njpacoop.org/edregistration.

About NJPA

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 over 200 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.