KIDS provides staff development and school improvement services to educators through the Boone/Winnebago, DeKalb and McHenry Regional Offices of Education. For more information on our services, click here.
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Do you need an Administrators' Academy by June 30, 2015? KIDS has the answer!
Proactively Dealing with Difficult Conversations Thursday, April 16, 2015
Designing Common Core Standards-Based Assessments Wednesday, May 13, 2015
as a Measure of Student Growth
Critical Vocabulary of the Common Core Monday, June 15, 2015
Leading Major Change in Education: Wednesday, June 24, 2015
What the Beatles Can Teach Us
Effective Communication Skills & Public Relations Monday, June 29, 2015
For more information and/or to register: https://www.kidsroe.org/Registration/WorkshopQuery.php?type=Administrators%27+Academy
Online Professional Development!
Delivered totally online, participants can work anytime, anywhere, 24/7, as schedules permit. No commuting, no missed classes and no dress code!
“All of the information was relevant and served its purpose. The work load was very reasonable and I will look into another (online) credit course!
--Jessica Berg, Rockford School District 205
Monthly Newsletters on Common Core
Are you interested in grade level specific information regarding the Common Core State Standards?
The Illinois State Board of Education is creating monthly newsletters for individual grades with helpful information and key website suggestions. Here is the link to the first edition: http://www.isbe.net/common_core/htmls/news.htm. Continue to check back monthly for the new editions!