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Showing Events From Jun 4, 2021 - Jul 4, 2021

  • Maintenance of Certification Jump Start: Part 1 (Overview)

    Jun 5, 2021 9:00am
    This is a four-hour course (three hours of online instruction and one hour of preparation). In 2020, the National Board introduced the requirements for the Maintenance of Certification (MOC). This Jump Start training guides participants through this process while collaborating with other National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs)
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  • Professional Growth Plan 3- June 8

    Jun 8, 2021 4:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    In this final session, participants bring a completed PGP for final review. The process facilitates possible sign-off of completed PGPs using a rubric. Participants also explore the OSPI eCert platform for logging in their PGP/clock hours; they also review the steps for using PGPs for salary advancement
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  • National Board Certification- Support and Next Steps- June 10

    Jun 10, 2021 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This third session in the WEA National Board Certification information series helps educators decide possible next steps and timelines with the certification process. Educators explore various support options available, and finalize a personal check-list to guide their National Board journey
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  • Maintenance of Certification Jump Start: Part 2 (Application)

    Jun 12, 2021 9:00am
    This is a four-hour course (three hours of online instruction and one hour of preparation). In 2020, the National Board introduced the requirements for the Maintenance of Certification (MOC). This Jump Start training guides participants through this process while collaborating with other National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs)
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  • National Board Certification- Overview- June 14

    Jun 14, 2021 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This introductory session on National Board Certification provides an overview of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), basics of the certification process, and why educators consider board certification
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  • Creating Safe Spaces for LGBTQ Youth

    Jun 15, 2021 4:00pm Clock Hours
    Educators play a critical role for LGBTQ students as adult allies and advocates. According to GLSEN’s national research on the experiences of LGBTQ youth in schools, nearly 4 in 5 LGBTQ students don’t see positive LGBTQ representation in their curriculum and nearly 9 in 10 experience verbal or physical harassment
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  • Creating Safe Spaces for LGBTQ Youth - 6/15/2021

    Jun 15, 2021 4:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Using GLSEN’s research, participants will learn about anti-LGBTQ bullying in school and be provided resources and strategies for creating inclusive schools where all students feel welcome
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  • National Board Certification- Standards and Process- June 16

    Jun 16, 2021 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This second session on National Board Certification focuses on a deeper exploration of the NBPTS certificate area standards and the four required components. The session also shares basics about candidate support options
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  • National Board Certification- Support and Next Steps- June 17

    Jun 17, 2021 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This third session in the WEA National Board Certification information series helps educators decide possible next steps and timelines with the certification process. Educators explore various support options available, and finalize a personal check-list to guide their National Board journey
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  • Professional Growth Plan 3- June 21

    Jun 21, 2021 4:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    In this final session, participants bring a completed PGP for final review. The process facilitates possible sign-off of completed PGPs using a rubric. Participants also explore the OSPI eCert platform for logging in their PGP/clock hours; they also review the steps for using PGPs for salary advancement
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  • WEA National Board Jump Start

    Jun 28, 2021 8:30am
    WEA's National Board Jump Start is a comprehensive, multi-day seminar designed to provide National Board candidates with important information about the certification process, time to examine component and Assessment Center requirements, the opportunity to plan how to meet requirements, and time to collaborate, gather resources and information needed to pursue
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