Date Name Description
11/28/2017

A free three-hour webinar where participants can interact and share ideas with colleagues from across the nation and ask questions to ACT representatives. Learn what students' test scores really mean, how to know if students are ready for college and career, and how to communicate with students and parents about college and career readiness.

11/29/2017

A free three-hour webinar where participants can interact and share ideas with colleagues from across the nation and ask questions to ACT representatives. Learn what students' test scores really mean, how to know if students are ready for college and career, and how to communicate with students and parents about college and career readiness.

12/01/2017

This Cooperative Learning training will tackle the question of whether youth in your program have opportunities to work together in groups, teaching and learning from each other. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 9/19 in Portland; 11/20 in Roseburg; 12/1 in Bend; 6/27 in Portland.

12/05/2017

A free three-hour webinar where participants can interact and share ideas with colleagues from across the nation and ask questions to ACT representatives. Learn what students' test scores really mean, how to know if students are ready for college and career, and how to communicate with students and parents about college and career readiness.

12/07/2017

This interactive workshop introduces participants to the relationship ABC’s (Ask and Listen, Be involved, and Connect) as well as the concept of “focus." These elements help participants reconsider Homework Help as another opportunity to build relationships and nurture positive growth, beyond getting the work done. Presented by the Institute for Youth Success. Held in Portland.

12/07/2017

A free three-hour webinar where participants can interact and share ideas with colleagues from across the nation and ask questions to ACT representatives. Learn what students' test scores really mean, how to know if students are ready for college and career, and how to communicate with students and parents about college and career readiness.

12/11/2017

An intensive two-day Poverty Institute that provides a grounded understanding of poverty. Participants will learn to communicate more effectively with those living in poverty; use role play, activities, modeling and dialogue to understand and practice the core concepts; and come away with concrete strategies and materials. Held in Portland.

12/13/2017

An intensive two-day Coaching Institute; participants will learn how to serve as onsite experts for educating colleagues, providing leadership for eliminating barriers, and developing systemwide approaches for improving outcomes for families and individuals. Participants will get trained to conduct Poverty Competency Assessments and assist their organizations in developing and implementing customized action plans with measurable results and receive a variety of tools and materials. Held in Portland.

12/31/2017

The National Society of High School Scholars provides three $1,000 grants to help defray costs of educational conference registration, travel, and accommodations. Eligibility: Any high school teacher or counselor currently employed at a public or private high school in the United States or internationally.

01/25/2018

Up-to-date and important professional development for educators and paraprofessionals as well as resources for parents. Held in Seaside over 3 days.

01/31/2018

The conference highlights successful partnerships among high schools and two- and four-year colleges, enrollment officers and school counselors, admission and financial aid professionals, and curriculum leaders and academics, among others. Held in Las Vegas, NV over three days.

02/14/2018

A 3-day professional development opportunity for Northwest educators focused on education technology. Held in Seattle.

02/15/2018

An annual competitive grant program that provides scholarships up to $1,500 for secondary school teachers to attend AP Summer Institutes. Scholarships are available to teachers from schools that serve minority or low-income students who have been traditionally underrepresented in AP courses or to rural educators.

02/15/2018

Are you providing young people with authentic, meaningful choices throughout your program? Does your program reflect the input of youth involved? Research shows that quality programs incorporate youth input at both activity and organizational levels. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 2/15 in Portland.

02/20/2018

A four-day event to learn more about PBIS. Held in Tacoma.

02/21/2018

A one-day conference for administrators on technology integration strategies and ideas to help support personal goals and/or build a district/building vision for the future. Held in Portland.

02/22/2018

A two-day teaching and learning conference focused on technology integration strategies. Held in Portland.

03/24/2018

A conference designed by educators, for educators. Held March 24-26 in Boston, MA.

04/08/2018

The REACH HIGHER National Postsecondary Strategy Institute (NPSI) is for districts seeking to support a vision of helping every student reach for an education beyond high school, including 2 and 4-year college enrollment or a professional credential. Held in Chicago, April 8-10. School districts are invited to apply by November 28; if room, districts can apply until March 1.

04/24/2018

This Planning and Reflection training will focus on whether you are engaging youth in the critical life skills of planning and reflection. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 10/20 in Bend and Roseburg; 4/24 in Portland.