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Statewide Training for Home School/Title VII Indian Education/ Johnson O'Malley Coordinators and Program Staff

  • The Plaza Hotel & Suites 201 North 17th Avenue Wausau, WI, 54401 United States (map)

About the Event

This statewide training will provide learning opportunities around areas identified by participants who attended regional trainings around the state of Wisconsin. Participants will also have an opportunity to build knowledge/skills that will assist them in implementing best practices within their respective programs.

This training provides a forum for Home School/Title VII Indian Education/Johnson O'Malley Coordinators and Program Staff from around the state of Wisconsin to engage in discussion, collaborate, and develop a network of support. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of participating in this statewide training, participants will:

  • Have a better understanding of how to serve their American Indian student population through broadened knowledge, skills and relevant insights.
  • Receive valuable information in areas specified during needs assessments at regional trainings that took place in March 2017.
  • Collaborate with individuals in similar positions to share best practices, ideas, and research on their programming.
  • Share work experiences and stories throughout the day-long conversation.
  • Discover and examine ways to transform our school environments for American Indian students, families, and communities.

Target Audience

  • Home School Coordinators
  • Title VII Indian Education Coordinators and Program Staff Members
  • Johnson O'Malley Coordinators and Program Staff Members
  • Tribal Education Directors and Program Staff Members

Location

The Plaza Hotel & Suites
Three Rivers Theatre
201 N. 17th Ave
Wausau, WI 54401
Ph: (800) 754-9728 | Directions


A block of rooms have been reserved at The Plaza Hotel & Suites for the night of April 23.  Complete this form by April 13, 2017 to request lodging. The Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network ("The Network") grant will cover one night of lodging for individuals traveling 90 miles or more. Double occupancy is encouraged for those coming from the same agency, tribe, or district.

Please contact Judy Ross at (715) 682-2363, ext. 118, jross@TheNetworkWI.com if you have any questions.

Facilitators

Paula Fernandez
Project Coordinator, 
Network for Native American Student Achievement
Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network

David O'Connor
American Indian Studies Consultant, 
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction;
Co-Leader, Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network
 

Registration, Fees, and Schedule

There are no fees associated with this training, but pre-registration is REQUIRED.

The Disproportionality Technical Assistance Network ("The Network") grant will cover mileage reimbursement per participant.

Schedule

  • 8:30 am - 9:00 am  |  Registration & Continental Breakfast (Provided)
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm | Morning Training Workshop
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm | Lunch (Provided)
  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  |  Afternoon Training Workshop

Questions

Contact Judy Ross at  (715) 682-2363, ext. 118 or jross@TheNetworkWI.com.