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October 16th MRVED Common Inservice Registration

 

OCTOBER 16TH MRVED COMMON INSERVICE REGISTRATION LINK

 

Registration needs to be completed by Friday, September 27th at 4:00 p.m.! The October 16th MRVED Professional Development Inservice will be held in Dawson at the Dawson-Boyd Schools.  Willow Sweeney Flaherty will be the keynote speaker. 

The afternoon will be district time focused on Social-Emotional Learning implementation.  Some districts will be staying at the Dawson-Boyd schools, some will be returning to your home district, as directed by your principal.

An agenda will be handed out when you arrive to the Dawson-Boyd School, along with your name tag and lunch ticket, if applicable. 

We will need to know which DISTRICT and PRINCIPAL you primarily report to. If you are unsure, please check with a principal!

 

Please indicate if you will be eating the catered meal provided by Trish's Katering. The menu will be a chicken breast (mixed with stuffing, carrots, & gravy), baby red potatoes, green beans, mixed greens strawberry salad, bar, and lemonade.  The cost is $10.00 and is to be paid to your district. DO NOT SEND ANY MONEY TO THE MRVED.

****The last day to cancel your lunch is Friday, September 27th at 4:00 p.m. After that date, you will be held responsible for the lunch cost. 

August 14, 2019 MRVED Paraprofessional Conference

Thank you to all of the school districts and individuals who participated in our MRVED Paraprofessional Conference!

 

The conference offered a variety of sessions including:

  • Minnesota's New Epidemic:  Vaping in Youth
  • Executive Functioning
  • Mindfulness
  • Using Acceleration to Close the Achievement Gap
  • Para 101
  • Understanding Student Challenges
  • Irlen Syndrome: A Pieces of the Puzzle
  • 30 Sites in 60 Minutes
  • You are the Help Until Help Arrives
  • Mental Health and ELL Students
  • Working with ELL Students
  • New Paraprofessional Training
  • Understanding IEPs in a Paraprofessional Role
  • Para Networking