LOCAL EVENTS - July 2019
See what's happening at Sourcewell in July
All events held at Sourcewell (unless noted otherwise)
|July 24, 2019|
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
|Assessment to Support Teaching and Learning||For teachers, assessment coordinators, and school administrators: Join Dr. Michael Rodriguez for a day designed to build assessment and data literacy to support the goal of developing a culture of evidence. Dr. Rodriguez will suggest methods that teachers, administrators, and specialists can use to improve the use of large-scale test information for planning and evaluation. Formative assessment practices to promote teaching and learning will also be addressed. State testing update will be provided by a representative from the Minnesota Department of Education. Registration is now closed.|
|July 31, 2019|
9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
|Local Government Supervisor Workshop||For city and county employees: While onboarding new staff is often seen as a burden, it can set your department on the right path when done correctly. Join us as we take an in-depth look at how to help newly hired staff become a part of the team. Free for agencies in Region 5. Lunch included. Registration is now closed.|
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.