Featured Events

Kagan Cooperative Learning: Structuring for Active Engagement June 2018

Date: Jun 12, 2018 - Jun 13, 2018

Time: 8:30 - 3:30 CDT

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: ,

Cost: GRECC members: $400.00, Non-GRECC members: $400.00

Description:

GRREC is pleased to present Kagan Cooperative Learning: Structuring for Academic Engagement for teachers and administrators of all grade levels. Kagan Structures, which are supported by a large body of research, are highly effective cooperative learning strategies designed to create full engagement for all students. In this two-day session, participants will learn easy ways to use Kagan Structures as a part of every lesson, creating greater engagement, deeper understanding of content, improved retention, and greater liking of class and content.  If you want more fun in teaching, highly engaged students who love your classroom, and elevated test scores, this workshop is for you!

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Contact Amanda Turner at amanda.turner@grrec.org with any questions.

Meaningful Mathematics: Fractions Module

Date: Jan 09, 2018 - Jan 10, 2018

Time: 8:30 - 3:30 CT

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: Randi Womack, Math Consultant -- Rebecca Gaddie, Consultant

Cost: GRECC members: $75.00, Non-GRECC members: $75.00

Description:

If you are interested in deepening your understandings within one of our three math concepts, you might be interested in attending a Meaningful Mathematics module within the Academy. Each 2-day module includes experiences that explore standards, use of tools and manipulatives, and rich tasks.

You are registering for the fractions module.

Please do not register if you have registered for the complete Academy.

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For information or questions, contact Rebecca Gaddie at (270)765-9629 or rebecca.gaddie@grrec.org

Meaningful Mathematics: Algebraic Thinking Module

Date: Nov 28, 2017 - Nov 29, 2017

Time: 8:30 - 3:30 CST

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: Jennifer Clemmons, Math Consultant -- Randi Womack, Math Consultant

Cost: GRECC members: $75.00, Non-GRECC members: $75.00

Description:

You are registering for Fostering Algebraic Thinking.

The Conceptual Building Blocks Academy offers an opportunity for teachers to build new understandings by making connections between the language in the standards and the rich experiences that develop a deep understanding.

Learning Targets:

  • Have a better understanding of how to build an effective mathematical culture of learning.
  • Experience and learn strategies that will deepen content knowledge and pedagogy.

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Contact Jennifer Clemmons at jennifer.clemmons@grrec.org with any questions.

 

Meaningful Mathematics: Geometric Thinking Module

Date: Jan 23, 2018 - Jan 24, 2018

Time: 8:30 - 3:00 CST

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: Jennifer Clemmons, Math Consultant -- Randi Womack, Math Consultant

Cost: GRECC members: $75.00, Non-GRECC members: $75.00

Description:

You are registering for A Progression of Geometric Thinking.

The Conceptual Building Blocks Academy offers an opportunity for teachers to build new understandings by making connections between the language in the standards and the rich experiences that develop a deep understanding.

Learning Targets:

  • Have a better understanding of how to build an effective mathematical culture of learning.
  • Experience and learn strategies that will deepen content knowledge and pedagogy.

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Contact Jennifer Clemmons at jennifer.clemmons@grrec.org with any questions.

 

Co-Teaching for Special Education & General Education Teams

Date: Nov 27, 2017 - Nov 27, 2017

Time: 8:30 - 3:30 CST

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: Angie Gunter, GRREC Consultant -- Katrinka Wagoner, GRREC Consultant

Cost: GRECC members: $0.00, Non-GRECC members: $0.00

Description:

Green River Regional Educational Cooperative is pleased to offer training on Co-Teaching for special education and general education co-teaching teams.

Participants should attend with their co-teaching partner(s) to maximize the time for planning and team discussion imbedded in this training.

Co-Teaching Teams will be able to identify:

■       the key elements that define co-teaching

■       strategies for determining roles and responsibilities within co-teaching partnerships

■       the co-teaching approaches and how each supports instruction

■       a three-part process for planning

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For information or questions, contact Dr. Angie Gunter or Katrinka Wagoner by phone at (270) 563-2113 or e-mail angie.gunter@grrec.org or katrinka.wagoner@grrec.org


 

Go Pro in Construction: Building our Future

Date: Dec 14, 2017 - Dec 14, 2017

Time: 8:30 - 1:00 CST

Location: GRREC Office and Training Facility

Presenters: ,

Cost: GRECC members: $0.00, Non-GRECC members: $0.00

Description:

GO PRO CONSTRUCTION: Building your community by building master teachers in your schools.

Think there is no money to be made in construction jobs? Think Again.

Superintendents, principals, counselors and educators who teach construction related subjects are invited to join us for information about how to build a program at your school to allow students to receive certifications in the construction field.

Contact Rendy Belcher at (270) 563-2113 or rendy.belcher@grrec.org with any questions.