Calendars

November, 2017

Nov 21, 2017 & Mar 20, 2018 (2 Day Event)
Santa Cruz Instructional Coach Network

Network with Instructional Coaches from across the county – Cultural Proficiency Framework and Equity – Coaching for Change: Reframing Deficit Talk
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 noon
Contact: Sofia Sorensen at (831) 466-5807.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education
400 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA
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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
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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.

December 13
UDL Immersion Experience: Optimizing and Scaling UDL Implementation

Learn why UDL is critical to increase accessibility and engagement for all students, what the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework is, and most importantly, how to implement the UDL framework in your learning environment to foster creativity and problem-solving while maintaining rigor for all students. Choose to self-reflect, solve problems, ponder, discuss, Tweet, take sketch notes**, or complete the ultimate blog challenge.

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Contact: Mary Anne James at (831) 466-5800.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education
400 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA
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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.

February, 2018

February 1
Face-to-Face Kick-Off of the Winter 2018 Cohort of Leading Edge Certification for the Professional Learning Leader (PLL)

WINTER 2018 Cohort (February 1 – April 3, 2018). Presented by TICAL. Leading Edge Certification for the Professional Learning Leader focuses on those who provide, supervise, or lead professional development across all curriculum areas. You will integrate contemporary technology into leadership and professional learning practices using web-based software and resources. This course includes both theoretical and experiential components.
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Contact: Tina Dinsmore at (831) 466-5888.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education
Fee: 5. per participant
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February 2
Face-to-Face Kick-Off of the Winter 2018 Cohort of Leading Edge Certification for the Administrator

WINTER 2018 Cohort (February 2 – April 4, 2018). Presented by TICAL. The Leading Edge Certification for the Administrator focuses on site, district, and regional leaders and is based upon the International Society for Technology in Education Standards for Administrators (ISTE-A).

Participants will learn how to effectively utilize technology tools, resources and innovative solutions to advance student achievement, foster educator productivity and extend learning opportunities for all.
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Contact: Tina Dinsmore at (831) 466-5888.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education,400 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Fee: 9.00 per participant
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May, 2018

May 8
Language Ambassadors: 2018 Student Recognition Ceremonies

The Santa Cruz County Office of Education invites you to join us in honoring our second group of Language Ambassadors at this year’s student recognition ceremonies.
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Sofia Sorensen at (831) 466-5807.
Location: Santa Cruz County Office of Education, 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz
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Events will be added as information becomes available.