SLT

Speech Language Technician Institute [Download PDF]
June 26-30, 2017
 

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Outcome-Based Professional Development Training [Download PDF]
July 26, 2017
 

NumeracyOfferings

2016-2017 USBE & UPDN Numeracy Offerings [Download PDF]
How to Learn Math for Teachers
Mathematical Mindset Book Study for Teachers/Administrators
UMTSS: Effective Mathematics Instruction in a Multi-tiered System of Supports Framework
Magnifying 8th Grade Mathematics
 

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Behavior Interventions [Download PDF]
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10 Steps of Developing Outcome-Based Professional Development  [Download PDF]
 
The quality of your professional development (PD) is vital. Utah Professional Development Network (UPDN) staff identified a 10-step process for developing outcome-based PD. Collectively, these steps are referred to as “blueprinting” PD. The blueprinting PD process is also organized for use by school and district level PD providers. UPDN provides training and follow-up supports to help providers strengthen PD outcomes. This image illustrates the 10 steps of the blueprinting process.

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5 Steps of Evaluating Professional Development  [Download PDF]
 
UPDN’s five-level “PD evaluation system” couples nicely with effective planning of PD using the “blueprinting” process (see other side). Together, these processes support outcome-based PD. The image on this page illustrates the five levels of evaluation and identifies the primary evaluation questions pursued at each level.

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13 Rules That Expire [Download PDF]
 
Overgeneralizing commonly accepted strategies, using imprecise vocabulary, and relying on tips and tricks that do not promote conceptual mathematical understanding can lead to misunderstanding later in students’ math careers.

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Explicit Instruction  [Download PDF]
 
“Explicit instruction is systematic, direct, engaging, and success oriented – and has been shown to promote achievement for all students.” Anita Archer

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The IRIS Center  [Download PDF]
 
The IRIS Center creates and disseminates resources about evidence-based practices in education.

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Implementation Driver [Download PDF]
 
Implementation Drivers are the engine of change.
 
 

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4 Types of Coaching [Download PDF]
 
Coaching in educational environments is not “one size fits all.” Depending on situation and need, teachers may benefit from coaching through one or more of the following formats
 
 

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Making Implementation Happen with Instructional Coaching Implementation Science [Download PDF]
 
"Students do not benefit by interventions they do not receive!" -SISEP, 2014
 
 

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Using PD-RIO [Download PDF]
 
PD-RIO is Utah’s professional development registration and evaluation portal. This portal handles registration for all professional development and training events for the Utah State Office of Education–Special Education Services(USOE-SES), including those from the Utah Professional Development Network (UPDN) will be completed within PD-RIO.
 
 

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