2021 - 2022


Kearney Public Schools
2021 - 2022
ESU 10
   

Staff Development Services (84-002.05A)
Notes:

ESU 10 staff facilitate grade level/content area elementary sessions on November 12, December 10, February 16 and March 11

ESU 10 staff facilitate assessment sessions on January 17, 2022

ESU 10 staff facilitate paraprofessional breakout sessions on October 15 and January 17

ESU 10 staff facilitate LETRS Units 6-8

 

Assessment: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, Assist district with Assessment Day on a PD day in the spring

  • Interested in assessment breakout sessions on January 17, 2021

    • NWEA 

    • Fastbridge

    • eduCLIMBER

    • Assessment Literacy

  • Middle School and High School continue to work on common formative assessments

Blended Learning:  May need continued support with efforts at the secondary level along with new programming at the Arram Center for Success.

  • Support with online instruction and differentiation especially at the Arram Center for Success

  • Adaptive curriculum

CIP: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, Support as we implement a new process after the district's accreditation visit in April.

  • April 2021 visit

  • May ask for support during MTSS Team meeting time

Curriculum: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, ELA, Math, Sci, SS during curriculum selection process and PD days.

  • Will be reviewing ELA instructional materials during the 21-22 school year

Instruction: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, Would like to brainstorm and develop ongoing plans for training evaluators in the use of strong supervision and evaluation models related to instruction.  

Instructional Coach Support: What could this look like?

  • Danielson instructional model

  • Possible SEED support

Instructional Supports: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

Leadership:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

  • Interested in Leadership Network

Math:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

MTSS: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

  • Plan to reach out to Amy Walters for support

  • KPS will have an elementary MTSS and secondary MTSS Coordinator in 2021-22

New Teacher:  Yes

  • Very few teachers that are new to the profession

  • Interested in discussing mentoring process

NWEA MAP: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

  • Support during PD days

  • May need support for 9th and 10th grade teachers

Non-Core Subject Areas:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

Paraprofessional: Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school

  • October 15 and January 17 half day sessions

  • Interested in breakout sessions on topics specific to special education paraprofessionals and general education paraprofessionals

Reading:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

  • LETRS Units 5-8 for Year 2 cohort

  • National trainer will be hired for Unit 5

  • Dallas Lewandowski will facilitate Units 6-8

School Safety: Yes

  • Will have new school resource officers and a change in staff on their safety team

Science:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10

STEM Trailer:  Yes

Teacher/Principal Evaluation:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, See above in instruction.

Writing:  Unsure at this point

Digital Resources:  Request ESU 10 training and/or support at our school, Interested in attending sessions at ESU 10, EduClimber, others.

Student Activities:  Yes

  • ESU 10 will facilitate a KPS Elementary Science Olympiad

Assessment
Training and support in the analysis and application of formative, interim, and summative data. Examples: data analysis facilitation, training, and consultation related to classroom, state, and national data.
Blended Learning
Direct support and professional learning for schools engaged in a blended learning initiative. Example activities: on-site classroom observations, technical assistance support, workshop facilitation, one-on-one consultation
Central Region Autism Grant
Our Autism Regional Coordinator, along with the Autism Team provides training and consultation to district staff in order to support students on the Autism Spectrum.
Continuous School Improvement
Consultation, workshops or direct work with school districts to assist with the CIP process. Examples: Steering Committee Meeting, mission/vision work, data retreat to create CIP goal, action plans, program evaluation, preparing for CIP external review
Curriculum
Example activities: curriculum alignment process, instructional materials selection process and consultation, workshop facilitation on incorporating standards into classroom practice
ELA Content
Training specific to literacy (reading and writing) instruction, literacy strategies consultation and/or intervention training.
Instruction
Training on foundational pedagogical practices and strategies that can be implemented across content areas. Classroom examples: student engagement, comprehension, classroom management, relationships.
Instructional Supports
Facilitation of supports designed to deepen implementation of research based instructional strategies and classroom practices. System examples: instructional model training; consultation; instructional rounds or learning walks; classroom observation and coaching; professional goal setting assistance
Leadership
Professional learning and consultation for administrators and teacher leaders in support of district initiatives. Examples: one-on-one consultation; coaching conversations; Strategic Leadership trainings and meetings; leadership network triads
Math
Training specific to math instruction; math strategies consultation; intervention training
MTSS
Direct support of the MTSS process and practices in school districts. Example activities: team meeting, data analysis, action plans, creating process/protocols, professional development, on-site or virtual coaching and/or consultation.
New Teacher Academy
New teacher and mentor training; on-site support for teachers and mentors; consultation
NWEA MAP
NWEA Certified Facilitators providing consultation, training, and data analysis for administrators, teachers and staff.
Other/Non-Core
Training specific to non-core content instruction and other/non-core consultation. Examples: Social Studies, Fine Arts, Career Education, World Language, Physical Education
Para Training
Workshop facilitation, webinar training, on-site support and/or consultation.
School Safety
Training, support and consultation for school safety and crisis teams and on-site support.
Science
Training specific to science instruction, science strategies consultation and/or intervention training.
Teacher/Principal Evaluation
Training and support in the development of district-wide practices for teacher or principal evaluation. Examples: Instructional framework adoption; consultation; training in evaluation best practices; administrator observation and data collection; ODIE Staff Evaluation Tool Support
Technology Integration Support
Workshop facilitation and training; on-site support; consultation; modeling technology tools; coaching of technology tools
Instructional Materials Services (84-002.05C)
Digital Resource
Services schools use or purchase from ESU 10; Example: OverDrive
Technology (84-002.05B)
ADVISER Support
ADVISER Support
Student Services
Assistive Technology
ATP is run by VR and NDE. This program supports all Nebraska districts in providing AT services to children and students Birth-21.
Audiology
Our Audiologist provides audiological supports and services to students who are deaf or hard of hearing. Hearing assessments are conducted for any student suspected of having a disability or difference in their hearing.
Early childhood supports
EDN - Birth-3 - Our Service Coordinators provide services and supports to children with disabilities and their families. ESU 10 is the grant holder for the Planning Region Team grant which provides supports to schools, EDN, and other agencies that support families with young children with disabilities.
Physical Therapy
Our licensed PTs provide services and supports for children and students with disabilities ages Birth-21.
School psychological services
Our School Psychologists provide the appropriate assessments when evaluating students, interpret and disseminate data, provide interventions, and consult and collaborate with team members to develop an effective plan to meet the needs of each individual student.
Vision Education
Our teachers of the visually impaired provide resources, services, and supports in preparing children/youth, ages birth-21, who have a visual impairment for success in life through collaboration with schools, families, and community agencies. Our certified teachers of the visually impaired provide evaluation, consultation, and intervention.
Other Services