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This course is Day 2 of an introduction to the design and use of CTE curriculum.  In this highly engaging course teachers will focus on the design and delivery of relevant and engaging lessons. Special emphasis is placed on writing clear, aligned and measureable objective(s), a variety of methods for structuring learning to meet objective(s), Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States


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The purpose of the CTSO Officer Training is to provide student officers with leadership strategies to take back and employ in their CTSO as well as in their future endeavors. Additionally, it will help advisers create a system of leadership within the CTSO so that students gradually take on more responsibility. The core content of Continue reading

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Classroom Management – August, 2018

September 11, 2018 8:00 am


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In this course teachers will enhance classroom management skills by developing rules, procedures and routines that are aligned to their content and environment. We will consider the philosophy of “Discipline with Dignity” to ensure that you possess discipline strategies that are highly effective without escalating disruptive student behavior. Participants will evaluate how a course syllabus Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States

Grading & Assessment – August, 2018

September 18, 2018 8:00 am


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How should students in CTE be assessed? How do we set up a fair grading system for both teachers and students?  This course is designed to look at the wide variety of options that address both of these questions so that you can establish your own philosophy for grading, and identify fair and appropriate methods Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States


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Do you spend too much time entering and cleaning up data in Excel spreadsheets?  Keyboard shortcuts and data entry strategies covered in this course will help minimize errors and reduce the time spent “fixing” data.  Participants will also work with various data formatting strategies. Special Instructions:  Participants are welcome to bring your own spreadsheets to Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States

Think Tank- September, 2018

September 20, 2018 8:00 am


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1st Session of Fall semester Breakfast from 8-8:30am Presentation from 8:30-11am Presented by:  Dr. Lori Renfro, Kendra Moreno, and Emily Carey Maricopa County Education Service Agency partners with local school districts with a  focus on the implementation of human capital management systems. Through this work, districts have been transforming how they manage and support their Continue reading

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5405 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States


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Are you ready for students in the lab? This course is designed to assist teachers develop a laboratory improvement plan including management, clean-up procedures, safety procedures, and meeting monitoring agency mandates. Participants will be introduced to a variety of techniques that will enable you to evaluate and manage your lab effectively and efficiently. Join us Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States


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An energetic and involved advisory council can have a significant impact in helping your program and students achieve their goals! This interactive course is designed to ensure success in the formation and use of industry advisory councils. During this course you will learn how to form a committee, conduct useful advisory council meetings and use Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States


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  This highly engaging course will provide you with an opportunity to evaluate the purpose of formative assessments.  Topics include the role and types of assessments, the process to develop an objective assessment as well as criteria for crafting quality multiple choice items.  You will learn the skills needed to create objective assessment items using Continue reading

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Spreadsheet functions and formulas are not just for adding and subtracting.  During this workshop, participants will manipulate dates and text, look up information and calculate totals and subtotals when specific conditions are met.  All this and more can be done in a single Excel spreadsheet or Google Sheet with the help of functions and formulas. Continue reading

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5487 N. 99th Avenue, Glendale, Arizona, 85305, United States