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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- Jan 24

    Jan 24, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP. Audience: All certificated educators
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  • IMBI - Introduction and Race and Ethnicity

    Jan 25, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Randy Paddock Zoom training Attendees can earn up to 3 Clock Hours Limited registration space. Please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel so we can open the spot to the wait list
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management Classroom Communities 1a and 1b

    Jan 27, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    This online training helps educators by providing a lens of relational equity and cultural competency for the purpose of improving student engagement through effective classroom management that focuses on student-to-educator relationships and student-to-student relationships. The purpose of educator relationships is to increase student hope and resiliency as the
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  • IMBI - Race and Ethnicity - Moving Beyond our Implicit Bias

    Jan 29, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Manuel Cadenas and Joe Bourgeios Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • National Board Information Session 1- Overview Feb 1

    Feb 1, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Overview: Session 1 (2 Clock Hours) 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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  • Using Restorative Justice Practices in Education 2/6/22

    Feb 6, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Aneeka Ferrell & Manuel Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - How to be a White Ally in the Fight for Racial Justice 2/7/22

    Feb 7, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber & dindria barrow Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • 2022 WEA HCR Leadership Conference - Education From the Local to the Legislature EVERYTHING is political

    Feb 12, 2022 8:30am Online
    This conf focuses on our collective and individual Anti-racist leadership to intentionally make the tough choices that radically transform public education into a racially and socially just institution for all students. This is an opportunity for Educators of Color and allies to attend an online Zoom conference to increase their
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  • IMBI - Interrupting Discrimination Against LGBTQ Plus Community

    Feb 12, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Aneeka Ferrell Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • WEA - ELL Culture Language and Equity for Paraprofessionals (4 clock hours) 2/15/2022

    Feb 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn how to close the opportunity gaps and help all students succeed, schools need a new vision of the English language Learner students that recognizes their strength based assets both culturally and linguistically. The Culture, Equity & Language Training Module for Closing the Achievement Gaps uses research-based, classroom-focused
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  • IMBI - Introduction and Race and Ethnicity 2/15/22

    Feb 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Randy Paddock Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • WEA Building Winning Teams for Paras (4hrs) 2/15/2022

    Feb 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn about their personality types and how those characteristics impact their roles as team members. The characteristics of highly effective teams will be examined, and attendees will participate in a variety of activities to build strong, cohesive teams. Participants will also apply what they learn about themselves
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  • WEA - FCS Behavior Interventions Differentiated for Students Part B (4 clock hours) 2/15/2022

    Feb 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn guiding principles of TIER 2 interventions in a culturally responsive approach and how to implement them at their building. They will also learn how to change interactions with students positively through courageous conversations so that students feel included, valued and respected
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS06 Professionalism Equity and Ethics (4 hrs) 2/15/2022

    Feb 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness of the legalities, polices, procedure and practices surrounding discrimination and how to respond to such violations. This course is designed to help foster a learning environment that is unbiased, safe and promotes the academic success of all students. Objectives: • Identify the
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  • CRCM Module 2a and 2b Classroom Relationships

    Feb 17, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    We are excited to bring you this new series of trainings focused on providing a lens of relational equity and cultural competency for the purpose of improving student engagement through effective classroom management focused on student-to-educator relationships and student to student relationships. The purpose of educator relationships is to increase
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  • IMBI - Race and Ethnicity - Moving Beyond our Implicit Bias 2/19/22

    Feb 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Bourgeois & Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - Race and Ethnicity - Moving Beyond our Implicit Bias 2/20/22

    Feb 20, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Aneeka Ferrell Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - Bringing Social Justice Into the Classroom 2/21/22

    Feb 21, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber & dindria barrow Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • Midstate CRCM Module 1a and 1b Classroom Relationships

    Feb 23, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    We are excited to bring you this new series of trainings focused on providing a lens of relational equity and cultural competency for the purpose of improving student engagement through effective classroom management focused on student-to-educator relationships and student to student relationships. The purpose of educator relationships is to increase
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  • National Board Information Session 2- Standards and Process Feb. 23

    Feb 23, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Standards & Process: Session 2 (2 Clock Hours) 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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  • IMBI - Institutional Racism and White Privilege 2/26/22

    Feb 26, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joe Bourgeois & Manuel Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • Teacher Certification 101- Feb 28

    Feb 28, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Focuses on latest teacher certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirement, PGP basics, National Board basics, OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • IMBI - Using Restorative Justice Practices in Education 2/28/22

    Feb 28, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Manuel Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - Institutional Racism and White Privilege 3/1/22

    Mar 1, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Randy Paddock Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • WEA - ELL Culture Language and Equity for Paraprofessionals (4 clock hours) 3/5/2022

    Mar 5, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn how to close the opportunity gaps and help all students succeed, schools need a new vision of the English language Learner students that recognizes their strength based assets both culturally and linguistically. The Culture, Equity & Language Training Module for Closing the Achievement Gaps uses research-based, classroom-focused
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS01 Introduction To Cultural Identity and Diversity Part A (4 hours) 3/5/2022

    Mar 5, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness and deeper understanding of ways to engage, build relationships and communicate with the diverse backgrounds of their students. This course is designed to help ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, unbiased and equitable classroom experience
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS Behavior Interventions Part A (4 clock hours) 3/5/2022

    Mar 5, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    This class is for ALL ESPs that work with students. The course is focused on how to work with students who are demonstrating unsuccessful behaviors. Participants will learn why student expectations for behavior should be high and how to redefine discipline as a growth and teaching opportunity
    Read More
  • WEA Embracing Diversity with True Colors (4 clock hours) 3/5/2022

    Mar 5, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    In this training, participants use the True Colors system to focus on embracing diversity in the classroom and in the larger school community to improve learning opportunities for all students and enhance communication between student, teacher, staff and parents. The True Colors system identifies intrinsic values, motivations
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  • IMBI - Interrupting Discrimination Against LGBTQ Plus Community 3/6/22

    Mar 6, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber & Aneeka Ferrell Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - Introduction and Gender and Intersectionality 3/8/22

    Mar 8, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Paddock Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • CANCELLED - WEA - Pasco Creating a School Culture for Courageous Conversations (3hr) 3/10/2022

    Mar 10, 2022 2:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
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  • CRCM Classroom Interactions

    Mar 10, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    This training helps educators explore culturally responsive classroom interaction practices to ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, and equitable classroom. Participants will learn to facilitate classroom interactions that appropriately integrate their students’ culture and family backgrounds
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  • National Board Information Session 3- Support and Next Steps March 10

    Mar 10, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Support & Next Steps: Session 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
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  • National Board Cohort Support Component 1 (Spokane)

    Mar 10, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane
    This workshop is for candidates in the Spokane-area within SEA's cohort support program
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  • WEA Guest Educators (Substitute) Conference

    Mar 12, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    This 4 hour conference is designed for WEA Guest Educators. There will be time spent as a whole group and a 3 hour breakout session, where you will select a class to attend. Attendees of this conference can earn up to 3 clock hours
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  • Professional Growth Plan 1- March 14

    Mar 14, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP. Audience: All certificated educators
    Read More
  • Professional Growth Plan 2- March 15

    Mar 15, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    In this session, participants participate in small-group sessions focused on individualized feedback on PGP drafts. Participants have the opportunity to ask clarifying questions around PGPs and then have work time to make edits. Audience: All certificated educators who have completed PGP #1
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  • IMBI - Introduction and Ability 3/15/22

    Mar 15, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Randy Paddock Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
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  • IMBI - Race and Ethnicity - Moving Beyond our Implicit Bias 3/19/22

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Manuel Cadenas & Joe Bourgeois Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • WEA Building Winning Teams for Paras (4hrs) 3/19/2022

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn about their personality types and how those characteristics impact their roles as team members. The characteristics of highly effective teams will be examined, and attendees will participate in a variety of activities to build strong, cohesive teams. Participants will also apply what they learn about themselves
    Read More
  • WEA- Communicating Effectively with Diverse Students and Families (4 hrs) 3/19/2022

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness and deeper understanding of ways to engage, build relationships and communicate with the diverse backgrounds of students and families. This course is designed to help ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, unbiased and equitable space wherever they are in schools
    Read More
  • WEA FCS02 Methods of Educational and Instructional Support (4 hours) 3/19/2022

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn classroom and building based instructional strategies and supports to assist classroom teachers in various learning environments and with diverse learning styles. This course is intended to enhance the instructional practices of paraeducators in order to increase student achievement and educational outcomes
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS Behavior Interventions Differentiated for Students Part B (4 clock hours) 3/19/2022

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn guiding principles of TIER 2 interventions in a culturally responsive approach and how to implement them at their building. They will also learn how to change interactions with students positively through courageous conversations so that students feel included, valued and respected
    Read More
  • WEA FCS06 Professionalism Equity and Ethics Part B (4 hours) 3/19/2022

    Mar 19, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness of the legalities, polices, procedure and practices surrounding discrimination and how to respond to such violations. This course is designed to help foster a learning environment that is unbiased, safe and promotes the academic success of all students. Objectives: • Identify the basic
    Read More
  • IMBI - Bringing Social Justice Into Your Classroom 3/20/22

    Mar 20, 2022 10:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber & dindria barrow Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • National Board Information Session 1- Overview March 21

    Mar 21, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Overview: Session 1 (2 Clock Hours) 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
    Read More
  • IMBI - Introduction and Race and Ethnicity 3/22/22

    Mar 22, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Randy Paddock Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • National Board Information Session 2- Standards and Process

    Mar 23, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Standards & Process: Session 2 (2 Clock Hours) 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
    Read More
  • National Board Component 1 Workshop (Spokane)

    Mar 24, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Spokane
    This event is intended for registered participants in Spokane EA's Cohort Support Program who are preparing for the Comp 1 Assessment
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  • IMBI - Using Restorative Justice Practices in Education 3/24/22

    Mar 24, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Manuel Cadenas & Aneeka Ferrell Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • IMBI - Institutional Racism and White Privilege 3/26/22

    Mar 26, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joe Bourgeois & Joanne Barber Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • Professional Growth Plan 3- March 28

    Mar 28, 2022 4:30pm 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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  • Increasing Equity in School Discipline Best Practices to Support Student Behavior

    Mar 30, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Online
    Audience: Early Educators & Others Who Want to Reflect on Equitable Practices Proactive strategies that support student behavior can result in more equitable student discipline, decrease educators use of exclusionary practices and provide more time for quality teaching and learning. This session will provide an overview
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  • National Board Information Session 3- Support and Next Steps March 31

    Mar 31, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Support & Next Steps: Session 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
    Read More
  • IMBI - Race and Ethnicity - Moving Beyond our Implicit Bias 4/2/22

    Apr 2, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Aneeka Ferrell & Manuel Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • IMBI - Interrupting Discrimination Against LGBTQ Community 4/3/22

    Apr 3, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • IMBI - Bringing Social Justice Into Your Classroom 4/11/22

    Apr 11, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joanne Barber & dindria barrow Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 3 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • Teacher Certification 101- April 12

    Apr 12, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Teacher Certification 101 (2 Clock Hours) Focuses on latest teacher certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirement, PGP basics, National Board basics, OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
    Read More
  • Professional Growth Plan 1- April 14

    Apr 14, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 1 (3 Clock Hours) Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
    Read More
  • Planning for Retirement

    Apr 15, 2022 4:30pm Online
    This seminar will take place over Zoom (link provided after registration is complete). Topics covered include DRS, Social Security, VEBA, Medicare, PEBB, and the timelines involved. The goal is to make the transition into retirement a little less complicated as we work through it together
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  • IMBI - Using Restorative Justice Practices in Education

    Apr 16, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Joe Bourgeois & Aneeka Ferrell Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • National Board Information Session 1- Overview- April 18

    Apr 18, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Audience: Certificated educators National Board Certification- Overview: Session 1 (2 Clock Hours) 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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  • TPEP Student Growth Goal Pilot WEA Listening Session

    Apr 19, 2022 4:30pm Federal Way
    This listening session is designed for members and member leaders who are piloting the new Washington state TPEP student growth goal rubrics during the 2021-22 school year. WEA is gathering feedback on the rubrics as well as implementation and support needs. For more information on this
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management "Behavior Interventions" 4a and 4b

    Apr 21, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    This training helps educators integrate culturally responsive behavior interventions practices into their classrooms. Participants build on concepts from earlier courses in the Culturally Responsive Classroom Management series to learn to implement behavior intervention strategies that respect all students
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  • Culturally Responsive Classroom Management Behavior Interventions 4a and 4b

    Apr 21, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    This training helps educators integrate culturally responsive behavior interventions practices into their classrooms. Participants build on concepts from earlier courses in the Culturally Responsive Classroom Management series to learn to implement behavior intervention strategies that respect all students
    Read More
  • IMBI - Using Restorative Justice in Education 4/23/22

    Apr 23, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Trainer: Manuel Cadenas Zoom Event WEA members can earn up to 4 clock hours when attending Space is limited to 30, please notify jdahlen@washingtonea.org if you need to cancel your registration
    Read More
  • National Board Information Session 2- Standards and Process- April 25

    Apr 25, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Standards & Process: Session 2 (2 Clock Hours) 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
    Read More
  • WEA FCS02 Methods of Educational and Instructional Support (4 hours) 4/30/2022

    Apr 30, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn classroom and building based instructional strategies and supports to assist classroom teachers in various learning environments and with diverse learning styles. This course is intended to enhance the instructional practices of paraeducators in order to increase student achievement and educational outcomes
    Read More
  • National Board Information Session 3- Support and Next Steps- May 3

    May 3, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Support & Next Steps: Session 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS Behavior Interventions Part A (4 clock hours) 5/3/2022

    May 3, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    This class is for ALL ESPs that work with students. The course is focused on how to work with students who are demonstrating unsuccessful behaviors. Participants will learn why student expectations for behavior should be high and how to redefine discipline as a growth and teaching opportunity
    Read More
  • WEA Embracing Diversity with True Colors (4 clock hours) 5/3/2022

    May 3, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    In this training, participants use the True Colors system to focus on embracing diversity in the classroom and in the larger school community to improve learning opportunities for all students and enhance communication between student, teacher, staff and parents. The True Colors system identifies intrinsic values, motivations
    Read More
  • WEA - Communicating Effectively with Diverse Students and Families (4 hrs) 5/3/2022

    May 3, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness and deeper understanding of ways to engage, build relationships and communicate with the diverse backgrounds of students and families. This course is designed to help ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, unbiased and equitable space wherever they are in schools
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS01 Introduction To Cultural Identity and Diversity Part A (4 hours) 5/3/2022

    May 3, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness and deeper understanding of ways to engage, build relationships and communicate with the diverse backgrounds of their students. This course is designed to help ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, unbiased and equitable classroom experience
    Read More
  • WEA-Retired: Pensions, Legislation, and Next Steps

    May 4, 2022 10:00am
    Join other WEA-Retired members on May 4 for a presentation by WEA Lobbyist, Jared Mason-Gere. He will discuss the 2022 Legislative Session ... what occured during session and what's coming up in the near future
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  • Teacher Certification 101

    May 5, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Focuses on latest teacher certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, STEM renewal requirement, PGP basics, National Board basics, OSPI eCert platform. Audience: Teachers and CTE Teachers
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  • 2022 WEA Educators of Color Conference - Love and Healing

    May 7, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    The 2022 WEA Educators of Color Conference - Love and Healing. Has been structured to help give WEA educators of color an opportunity to gain additional resources and knowledge around building collaborative communities, empowering themselves, each other, and their students to overcome shared challenges, to heal and co-exist, and to
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  • ESA Cert 101- May 9

    May 9, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Educational Staff Associates (ESA) Certification 101 (2 Clock Hours) Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Educational Staff Associates
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  • Professional Growth Plan- May 10

    May 10, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 1 (3 Clock Hours) Certificated educators can complete 1 PGP per year for 25 clock hours for certificate renewal and salary movement. Session covers PGP basics, alignment with TPEP, meeting STEM requirement using PGPs and time to draft your PGP
    Read More
  • CRCM Systems of Equity in Preventative Strategies/Interventions

    May 12, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Puyallup
    With a focus on the new Washington State Discipline laws, the session will develop an understanding of Tier 2 strategies to reduce our reliance on exclusionary practices to manage student behavior. The session will focus on • Identify school and classroom choices and actions that lead to the same
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  • Professional Growth Plan 2- May 16

    May 16, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 2 (2 Clock Hours) In this session, participants participate in small-group sessions focused on individualized feedback on PGP drafts. Participants have the opportunity to ask clarifying questions around PGPs and then have work time to make edits. Audience: All certificated educators
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS Behavior Interventions Differentiated for Students Part B (4 clock hours) 5/17/2022

    May 17, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn guiding principles of TIER 2 interventions in a culturally responsive approach and how to implement them at their building. They will also learn how to change interactions with students positively through courageous conversations so that students feel included, valued and respected
    Read More
  • WEA Communicating Effectively with Diverse Students and Families (4 hrs) 5/17/2022

    May 17, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness and deeper understanding of ways to engage, build relationships and communicate with the diverse backgrounds of students and families. This course is designed to help ensure that students experience a positive, consistent, safe, unbiased and equitable space wherever they are in schools
    Read More
  • WEA FCS06 Professionalism Equity and Ethics (4 hrs) 5/17/2022

    May 17, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an awareness of the legalities, polices, procedure and practices surrounding discrimination and how to respond to such violations. This course is designed to help foster a learning environment that is unbiased, safe and promotes the academic success of all students. Objectives: • Identify the basic
    Read More
  • WEA - FCS11/12 Communication Basics and Challenges (4 clock hours) 5/17/2022

    May 17, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will gain an understanding of essential communication strategies, conflict management, conflict resolution and how to effectively work in a team environment. This course is designed to help enhance collaboration and communication between paraeducators and other applicable stakeholders that will enhance student success and achievement
    Read More
  • WEA Building Winning Teams for Paras (4hrs) 5/17/2022

    May 17, 2022 5:00pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Participants will learn about their personality types and how those characteristics impact their roles as team members. The characteristics of highly effective teams will be examined, and attendees will participate in a variety of activities to build strong, cohesive teams. Participants will also apply what they learn about themselves
    Read More
  • Professional Growth Plan 3- May 19

    May 19, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
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  • WEA Substitute (Guest) Educator Conference

    May 21, 2022 9:00am Clock Hours Online
    Attendees will have the opportunity to select between 4 different trainings. WEA member attendees will be able to earn up to 3 clock hours. De-escalation Culturally Responsive Behavior Interventions Brining Social Justice into the Classroom Classroom Management for Substitute (Guest) Educators
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  • National Board Information Session 1- Overview- May 23

    May 23, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Audience: Certificated educators National Board Certification- Overview: Session 1 (2 Clock Hours) 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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  • TPEP Student Growth Goals New Rubrics

    May 26, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Come learn about changes in TPEP Student Growth Goals in Washington state. Examine the shifts, including an increased focus on educator reflection, and the role of educator knowledge of students' assets in developing student growth goals. Learn more about the role that student growth plays in a TPEP evaluation. You
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  • Professional Growth Plan- May 31

    May 31, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 2 (2 Clock Hours) In this session, participants participate in small-group sessions focused on individualized feedback on PGP drafts. Participants have the opportunity to ask clarifying questions around PGPs and then have work time to make edits. Audience: All certificated educators
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  • National Board Information Session 2- Standards and Process- June 2

    Jun 2, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Standards & Process: Session 2 (2 Clock Hours) 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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  • New Student Growth Goals Learn and Provide Feedback

    Jun 2, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Please join us for a pilot of WEA’s training for the revised Student Growth Goals. WEA members, building, and district administrators are invited to come learn together. Come by yourself, or invite WEA members, and/or administrators you work with! Learn about changes in
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  • ESA Cert 101- June 7

    Jun 7, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Educational Staff Associates (ESA) Certification 101 (2 Clock Hours) Focuses on latest ESA certificate renewal requirements, policy changes, OSPI eCert platform, PGP basics and ESA professional growth needs. Audience: Educational Staff Associates
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  • National Board Information Session 3- Support and Next Steps- June 8

    Jun 8, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    National Board Certification- Support & Next Steps: Session 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
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  • Professional Growth Plan 3- June 9

    Jun 9, 2022 4:30pm Clock Hours Federal Way
    Professional Growth Plan 3 (2 Clock Hours) 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
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  • WEA National Board Jump Start June 27-July 1

    Jun 27, 2022 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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  • WEA National Board Jump Start Aug. 1-5

    Aug 1, 2022 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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