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March 2015
3/6/2015
Greening Your School
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 9:30 AM
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
Event Fee $30.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/5/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen Olson Telephone: 507-327-6191 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: Greening your Schools
Learn how your district and school can reduce costs, save energy, reduce waste, improve air quality, strengthen nutrition and promote fitness. This session will highlight effective practices that schools and districts are using and resources that are available.

The presenters will include leadership from Waconia school district (2014 Green Ribbon Schools award recipient), the US Green Building Council Minnesota Chapter and John Olson, Minnesota Department of Education Green Ribbon School awards program. This workshop is intended for district and school leadership, including administrators, business managers, facilities managers, and food service leaders.

Lunch will be provided at noon as part of your registration.
3/10/2015
Young Writers & Artists CHAPERONE - March 10
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/6/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We are pleased you will be attending with students and providing them with essential adult supervision. All adults MUST register online even though you attend FREE of charge. Please be careful to use the “Chaperone Registration” and not the “Student Registration”.

We hope you will enjoy this special hands-on academic enrichment conference designed with your students in mind! Many of the presenters welcome your assistance with the activities they have planned and may even invite you to help them. Feel free to contribute! Classes are handicap accessible.

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany College campus - please dress accordingly.

Please contact the conference coordinator to request any special needs.
Comment: Parking is available in the lot across Division Street from the Sports & Fitness Center. Buses may park in the lot off of Marsh Street. There is a map of campus on the YWAC page of the SCSC website.

Check-in is located in the Sports & Fitness Center.

Lunch will not be available for purchase, please provide your own lunch and beverage.

A book fair will be held in the Sports & Fitness center. Payment is available by cash or check.

Please allow students priority seating in sessions. Materials in sessions are limited to students unless otherwise noted by the presenter.

Please keep in mind that SCSC reserves the right to add/change classes, or substitute presenters as necessary due to cancellations or small registration numbers.

3/10/2015
Young Writers & Artists STUDENT - March 10
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Event Fee $25.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/1/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Students in grades 3-6: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We know you will enjoy this day of hands-on learning and your creative skills will be improved.

Don’t forget to bring your own lunch and a beverage! There will not be food or beverages available for purchase.


Don't forget: Book Fair and Author Signing!
The Book Shelf will be on-site selling numerous popular titles as well as books from many of the author/presenters you will meet during the day. Please consider purchasing their books since you will have the opportunity to have them personally autograph your copy!

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany College campus - please dress accordingly.
Comment: The check in desk is located in the Sports & Fitness Center. You will receive a folder at check-in with your schedule, room numbers and a map of campus. We look forward to seeing you!
3/10/2015
Young Writers & Artists STUDENT LATE - March 10
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Event Fee $35.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/6/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Students in grades 3-6: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We know you will enjoy this day of hands-on learning and your creative skills will be improved.

Don’t forget to bring your own lunch and a beverage! There will not be food or beverages available for purchase.


Don't forget: Book Fair and Author Signing!
The Book Shelf will be on-site selling numerous popular titles as well as books from many of the author/presenters you will meet during the day. Please consider purchasing their books since you will have the opportunity to have them personally autograph your copy!

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany College campus - please dress accordingly.
Comment: The check in desk is located in the Sports & Fitness Center. You will receive a folder at check-in with your schedule, room numbers and a map of campus. We look forward to seeing you!
3/11/2015
MSTP Math Cohort 2014-15
Status: Expired
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: The 2014-15 Math Science Teacher Partnership Math Cohort will focus on standards and instructional strategies for teachers of grades 3-6. Dates: June 23-24, Oct. 1, Nov. 5 and Dec. 10, 2014 and March 11, 2015. April 15, 2015 will be reserved as make up date in case of weather postponement.
Comment: Multiple teachers from each grade level as well as special education teachers are invited to attend. Workshops for cohorts will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the SCSC Conference Center in North Mankato.
3/11/2015
Young Writers & Artists CHAPERONE - March 11
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/6/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We are pleased you will be attending with students and providing them with essential adult supervision. All adults MUST register online even though you attend FREE of charge. Please be careful to use the “Chaperone Registration” and not the “Student Registration”.

We hope you will enjoy this special hands-on academic enrichment conference designed with your students in mind! Many of the presenters welcome your assistance with the activities they have planned and may even invite you to help them. Feel free to contribute! Classes are handicap accessible.

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany Lutheran College campus - please dress accordingly.

Please contact the conference coordinator to request any special needs.
Comment: Parking is available in the lot across Division Street from the Sports & Fitness Center. Buses may park in the lot off of Marsh Street. There is a map of campus on the YWAC page of the SCSC website.

Check-in is located in the Sports & Fitness Center.

Lunch will not be available for purchase, please provide your own lunch and beverage.

A book fair will be held in the Sports & Fitness center. Payment is available by cash, check or credit card.

Please allow students priority seating in sessions. Materials in sessions are limited to students unless otherwise noted by the presenter.

Please keep in mind that SCSC reserves the right to add/change classes, or substitute presenters as necessary due to cancellations or small registration numbers.

3/11/2015
Young Writers & Artists LATE STUDENT - March 11
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Event Fee $35.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/6/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Students in grades 3-9: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We know you will enjoy this day of hands-on learning and your creative skills will be improved.

Don’t forget to bring your own lunch and a beverage! There will not be food or beverages available for purchase.


Don't forget: Book Fair and Author Signing!
The Book Shelf will be on-site selling numerous popular titles as well as books from many of the author/presenters you will meet during the day. Please consider purchasing their books since you will have the opportunity to have them personally autograph your copy!

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany College campus - please dress accordingly.
Comment: The check in desk is located in the Sports & Fitness Center. You will receive a folder at check-in with your schedule, room numbers and a map of campus. We look forward to seeing you!
3/11/2015
Young Writers & Artists STUDENT - March 11
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:30 PM
Event Fee $25.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/1/2015
Location 1: Bethany Lutheran College
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Students in grades 3-9: Welcome to the 2015 Young Writers & Artists Conference! We know you will enjoy this day of hands-on learning and your creative skills will be improved.

Don’t forget to bring your own lunch and a beverage! There will not be food or beverages available for purchase.


Don't forget: Book Fair and Author Signing!
The Book Shelf will be on-site selling numerous popular titles as well as books from many of the author/presenters you will meet during the day. Please consider purchasing their books since you will have the opportunity to have them personally autograph your copy!

You will travel between buildings on the Bethany College campus - please dress accordingly.
Comment: The check in desk is located in the Sports & Fitness Center. You will receive a folder at check-in with your schedule, room numbers and a map of campus. We look forward to seeing you!
3/13/2015
Relicensure in a Day
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 7:30 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Number of sessions you will attend (enter 1 - 6). Note, it is $50/session for a total of $300/day $50.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/12/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Jane Schuck Telephone: 507-340-3073 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: The State of Minnesota requires certain professional development courses be taken by licensed educators to gain relicensure. Classes cost $50.00 per class.
The classes are offered in this order:
8 a.m. Technology
9 a.m. Early Warning Signs of Mental Illness
10 a.m. Accommodations and Modifications in the General Classroom
11 a.m. Scientifically Based Reading Instruction
12 p.m. Lunch Break on your own
1 p.m. Positive Behavior Systems and
2 p.m. The Reflective Statement
3/17/2015
SC Perkins Consortium Meeting
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
Registration
Deadline:
3/16/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Kathryn Rusch Telephone: (507)389-7241 Fax: (507)387-5484
Description: SC Perkins Consortium Meeting
South Central Service Cooperative
Conference Center
2075 Lookout Drive, North Mankato MN 56003
Sub Pays and CEU's available to participants
Comment:
3/19/2015
Leadership Cohort - Communities of Practice
Status: Expired
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Jane Schuck Telephone: 507-340-3073 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: This is the third day of the Leadership Cohort.
3/19/2015
iNACOL Webinar: Promising Practices from Blended Master Teachers
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 4:30 PM
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/19/2015
Location 1: *Online
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
Description: On Thursday, March 19, iNACOL will host a Teacher Talk Webinar featuring the classroom strategies developed by three educators featured in the Blended Master Teacher Project. Created in partnership with The Learning Accelerator and BetterLesson, the Blended Master Teacher Project presents more than 50 videos featuring the promising practices of 11 high-performing blended teachers from across the United States.

Jeff Liberty, BetterLesson's Director of Blended Learning, will join master teachers Aaron Kaswell, Johanna Paraiso and Ben Siegel to discuss the project, share instructional strategies and help demystify what blended learning is and what it looks like in practice.
Speakers:

Aaron Kaswell, Middle School 88 (NYC)

Johanna Paraiso, Fremont High School (Oakland, CA)

Ben Siegel, New Visions Charter High School for the Humanities II (NYC)

Jeff Liberty, Director of Blended Learning, BetterLesson
Comment: If you seek CEUs, you must register here. If you want access to the webinar, please register at the link below:
http://www.inacol.org/events/webinars/
3/24/2015
Teaching Students to Interpret, Analyze and Argue
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Event Fee $125.00
Registration
Deadline:
3/21/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Jane Schuck Telephone: 507-340-3073 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN JULY!!!! The Minnesota Academic Standards in all areas require students to be skilled at interpretation, analyzation, and argumentation. In this workshop, designed for teachers of students in grades four through twelve, you will learn skills to teach students how to make claims and how to support claims with evidence and reasoning. New and cutting-edge reading, writing and thinking strategies, that are important in the work of all 21st century learners, will be the tools will be able to use tomorrow in your classroom.
3/25/2015
Digital Education Leaders Meeting
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/24/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
3/25/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/24/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
3/27/2015
Culinary Arts Demonstration Day
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 12:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
3/20/2015
Location 1: South Central College
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Kathryn Rusch Telephone: (507)389-7241 Fax: (507)387-5484
Description: Culinary Arts Demonstration Day
South Central College - Heritage Hall
1920 Lee Blvd, North Mankato, MN
Hands-on Learning experiences - Food Prep Demos, Tours - Pizza lunch included
Free to SC Perkins Consortium members

REGISTRATION Limited to 80 - first registered first served.
Comment: First Priority to 11 & 12th grade students interested in Culinary Arts as their future Career Path!
April 2015
4/7/2015
Spring Wellness Coordinators Meeting
Status: Open
Registration
Deadline:
4/2/2015
Location 1: Country Inn & Suites - Room: Mississippi & Mankato
Location Map
Mankato, MN
Contact: Julie Glynn Telephone: (507)389-5766 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: Spring Wellness Coordinators meeting for all School and CCOGA Wellness Coordinators
Ready to jump start your wellness program?
Got a minute or two?
I have a presenter that will be introducing a innovative wellness web application. The program is easy, user friendly, and not cost prohibitive.
We will addressing other wellness topics as well.
Comment: Please bring any wellness related or news related item you wish to share.
Morning coffee, lunch and all materials will be provided
4/8/2015
iNACOL Webinar: Performance-based Funding and Online Learning: Maximizing Resources for Student Succ
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 12:30 PM
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/7/2015
Location 1: *Online
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
Description: On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, iNACOL will present a Leadership Webinar featuring the authors of the recently released report Performance-based Funding and Online Learning: Maximizing Resources for Student Success.

The report was co-authored by iNACOL, Augenblick, Palaich and Associates, Inc. and the Evergreen Education Group to examine performance-based funding models, and provides context via adequacy cost studies and research on costs and funding models for online learning.

Join Susan Patrick, Amanda Brown and Justin Silverstein, and Steve Kossakoski for an overview of the guidance for state policy makers considering performance-based funding options in education, and highlights from a successful example.
Speakers:

Susan Patrick, iNACOL President & CEO, Amanda Brown and Justin Silverstein, Augenblick, Palaich and Associates, Inc., and Steve Kossakoski, New Hampshire Virtual Learning Academy Charter School (VLACS)
Comment: If you seek CEUs, you must register here. If you want access to the webinar, please register at the link below:
http://www.inacol.org/events/webinars/
4/9/2015
Helping Your Students Prepare for the ACT
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
All day (please put number of attendees in the box) $125.00
English session ONLY (please put number of attendees in the box) $65.00
Math/Science session ONLY (please put number of attendees in the box) $65.00
Team discount - for attendees from the same district (please put number of attendees in the box) ($30.00)
Registration
Deadline:
4/8/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Help your students prepare for the statewide ACT test. Review testing strategies and tips. English review from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and/or Math/Science review 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Register for one or both sessions. Discounts available for multiple attendees from the same district.
4/10/2015
Enrichment Summit
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Event Fee $60.00
Registration
Deadline:
4/6/2015
Location 1: Minnesota Department of Education
Location Map
Roseville, MN
Contact: Joyce Swenson Telephone: (507)389-2461 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: This one-day summit highlights the importance of academic
enrichment programs to engage and support youth
development. Guest speakers will address formal and nonformal
enrichment, research and results, as well as the
importance of parent involvement. The summit will also include
an enrichment fair featuring interactive presentations from a
variety of academic programs offered throughout Minnesota.

This event is ideal for various stakeholder groups including
but not limited to public and non-public educators, community
education/extended day providers, enrichment providers,
career and tech ed., parents and community organizers.
4/10/2015
Motor Team: DAPE, OT, PT, PI and O&M
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Event Fee $20.00
Registration
Deadline:
4/6/2015
Location 1: Best Western
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Loree Brown Telephone: (507)389-1426 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: Come and spend the day with colleagues! OTs and PTs will spend the morning meeting with Lois Lillie for collegial conversation on the topic of collaboration and the new OT/PT manual. DAPE teachers will spend the morning meeting with Rich Burke addressing your discipline specific needs. The PT teachers and O&M teachers can join either group in the morning. Then the groups will join the afternoon to participate in discussion and training revolving around Motor Teams and how to use this model to best meet your student needs.
Comment: Presenters, Richard Burke, Statewide DAPE Specialist, MN Low Incidence Projects and Lois Lillie, Statewide OTR, MN Low Incidence Projects.
Fee includes 5.5 clock hours, lunch and materials.
4/10/2015
Reach for the Stars Program Providers - Enrichment Summit
Status: Expired
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Affiliate programs (put a 1 in the box) $60.00
Non-affiliate programs (but a 1 in the box) $100.00
Registration
Deadline:
2/28/2015
Location 1: Minnesota Department of Education
Location Map
Roseville, MN
Contact: Joyce Swenson Telephone: (507)389-2461 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: This registration is for Reach for the Stars program providers who will present at the Enrichment Summit. This registration provides summit attendance for one individual and a presentation table. Additional attendees should register in the Enrichment Summit registration.
4/10/2015
Unlock Your Savings Potential! Shared Services Informational Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 9:30 AM
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/8/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Joyce Swenson Telephone: (507)389-2461 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: Already a member of South Central Service Cooperative or National Joint Powers Association? Interested in what membership can offer you? Discover your savings potential through the shared services program and National Cooperative Contract Solutions in this FREE informational meeting.

Join us to learn more about these great opportunities and how it can help your organization cut spending, increase purchasing power and reduce budgets.
4/14/2015
Tech Coordinator Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 7:30 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 9:00 AM
Registration
Deadline:
4/13/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Location 2: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Glenn Morris Telephone: (507) 389-5106 Fax: (507) 389-1772
4/14/2015
Apple Training
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 12:30 PM
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/13/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Kelsey Rose Telephone: 507-389-1425 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: Come to this event to see how iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite give students and teachers powerful new ways to access, collaborate on, and share documents across devices and apps. You’ll learn how iOS 8 and OS X give schools more ways to manage content and devices.
• Discover new capabilities in iOS 8 and OS X that streamline the way you manage and distribute iPad and Mac.
• Hear about updates to the Device Enrollment Program, Volume Purchase Program, and Apple ID for Students Program that make it easier than ever to deploy iPad devices or Mac computers across your institution.
• Understand how updates to AirPlay make it simple to wirelessly stream content on a Mac or iOS device to an HDTV via Apple TV—so teachers can easily share lessons, projects, and more with the entire class.
• Learn how iOS 8 gives students and teachers the ability to access popular cloud storage services, including iCloud Drive.
4/16/2015
iNACOL Webinar: Hybrid Learning Classroom Rotational Model
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 4:30 PM
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/15/2015
Location 1: *Online
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
Description: On Thursday, April 16, iNACOL will host a webinar about how a hybrid learning instructional model focused on classroom rotations works in Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 in Pennsylvania.

Classrooms are implementing hybrid learning through direct, independent, and collaborative stations – bringing together the best of two worlds: teacher-led instruction and rich, online digital media. Join to hear about the pivotal changes that take place in instructional practices, understand the hybrid classroom rotational model, hear about classroom management in hybrid learning.
Speakers:

Ken Zimmerman & Colette Cairns, Lancaster-Lebanon IU13
Comment: If you seek CEUs, you must register here. If you want access to the webinar, please register at the link below:
http://www.inacol.org/events/webinars/
4/20/2015
Pyramid Model Implementation Retreat
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/13/2015
Location 1: Roosevelt Early Childhood Center - Room: Community Room
Location Map
Owatonna, MN
Contact: Loree Brown Telephone: (507)389-1426 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: This retreat includes, state updates, strategies from teams implementing to Fidelity, network and collaborate with other Pyramid Model teams, data use in coaching, effective data collection strategies, data and your implementation facilitation team, and the effects data has on children and families.
Comment: There is no charge for this event, however, registration is necessary. Six CEU clock hours will be awarded after the retreat after completing a short online survey.
Lunch can be purchased on site.
4/20/2015
RtI The Role of the SLP
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:00 AM
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Event Fee $20.00
Registration
Deadline:
4/15/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Loree Brown Telephone: (507)389-1426 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: Morning with Jill Rentmeester Disher will discuss the role of the SLP in the RtI process and tools SLPs may share with colleagues in the implementation of RtI for struggling students.
Afternoon will be on the 2nd Annual MSHA on the Road with Cindy McInroy. Information will be presented on hot topics from the legislation that pertain to SLPs, including changes to IEP process, updates on SLPAs, as well as overall Best Practice commentary.
Comment: Fee includes light breakfast, lunch and materials.
Target Audience, Speech Language Pathologists.
CCC-SLPs need to bring ASHA numbers for the forms that need to be filled out.
4/21/2015
MSTP Science Cohort 2014-15
Status: Open
Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: The 2014-15 Math Science Teacher Partnership Science Cohort will focus on standards and instructional strategies for earth science teachers of grades 8-12. Dates: July 24-25, Oct. 31, and Nov. 18, 2014 and Feb. 3, and March 3, 2015. April 21, 2015 will be reserved as make up date in case of weather postponement.
Comment: Multiple teachers from each grade level as well as special education teachers are invited to attend. Workshops for cohorts will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the SCSC Conference Center in North Mankato.
4/22/2015
Digital Education Leaders Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/21/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
4/22/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
4/21/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
4/24/2015
Best Practices for Pre-K to Kindergarten Transition
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Individual (please put a 1 in the box) $125.00
Team from the same district (please put a 1 in the box and choose the group registration above) $225.00
Registration
Deadline:
4/23/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Jane Schuck Telephone: 507-340-3073 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: This workshop is for Pre-K and K teachers, administrators,special education teachers and others serving early learning students. Participants will learn best practices for reading, math, and social and emotional development and hear the latest information from the Minnesota Department of Education on early learning. This is new material based on requests from two previous transition to K sessions. Attendance at previous workshops is not required to attend this session.
Comment: Refreshments and materials are included. Lunch is not included. Please plan to bring a lunch or go out to lunch.
May 2015
5/4/2015
SkillsUSA Spring Planning Workshop
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 9:00 AM
Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Event Fee $25.00
So Central Perkins Consortium members (Please put a 1 in the box to receive your discount) ($25.00)
Registration
Deadline:
4/27/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Joyce Swenson Telephone: (507)389-2461 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: No charge for South Central Perkins Consortium teachers, administrators, counselors and work experience coordinators. This meeting will introduce you to the benefits of SkillsUSA in trade and industry, FACs child development, IT, and manufacturing and engineering. It is open to CTE teachers, administrators, counselors and work experience coordinators. If you are new to SkillsUSA or have been an advisor for two years or less, this powerful educational workshop will offer many opportunities for you and your students.
Link: For more information.
5/5/2015
Winter Reading Escape
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 7:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Event Fee $125.00
Registration
Deadline:
5/4/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Mary Hillmann Telephone: 507-389-2509 Fax: (507) 389-1772
Description: This conference is a celebration of the Winter Reading Break readings and assignments. Participants will be treated to a keynote speaker and sessions on best practices and strategies in literacy as well as time to review the readings.
Comment: To access the reading lists, visit: http://mnscsc.org/Programs-Services/Professional_Development/Reading.aspx
5/14/2015
SC Perkins Consortium Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 11:00 AM
Registration
Deadline:
5/13/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Kathryn Rusch Telephone: (507)389-7241 Fax: (507)387-5484
Description: Meeting of the SC Perkins Consortium
Check-in at 8:30 a.m.
FULL BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED.
CEUs and Sub-Pays available for participants
5/27/2015
Digital Education Leaders Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
5/26/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
5/27/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
5/26/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
June 2015
6/9/2015 to
8/14/2015
Leading Edge National Certification for Online & Blended Teaching:June 9 Workshop at TIES-St. Paul
Status: Open
Event Fee $450.00
Registration
Deadline:
6/9/2015
Location 1: TIES
Location Map
St. Paul, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
Description: This online course for teachers who want to instruct online and blended courses.

The initial session requires that teachers meet in person on Tuesday, June 9 from 8 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
TIES Conference Center
1667 Snelling Ave North, St. Paul, Mn 55108


SOCRATES is the Minnesota Leading Edge partner.
Link: Leading Edge Certfication for Educational Technology and
July 2015
7/13/2015 to
9/7/2015
Leading Edge National Certification for Online and Blended Teaching: Deer River Section
Status: Open
Event Fee $450.00
Registration
Deadline:
7/10/2015
Location 1: Deer River
Location Map
Online, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
Description: This online course for teachers who want to instruct online and blended courses.

The initial session requires that teachers meet in person on Monday, July 13 in Deer River.


SOCRATES is the Minnesota Leading Edge partner.
Link: Leading Edge Certfication for Educational Technology and
August 2015
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 10 a.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 9:00 AM
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 10:45 AM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 10 a.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 9 a.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 10 a.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!

Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 11 a.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 10:00 AM
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 11:45 AM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 11 a.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 10 a.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 11 a.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 12 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:00 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 12:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 12 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 11 a.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 12 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 1 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 12:00 PM
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 1:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 1 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 12 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 1 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 2 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 1:00 PM
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 2:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 2 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 1 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 2 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 3 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 2:00 PM
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 3:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 3 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 2 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 3 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 4 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Time: 4:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 4 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 3 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 4 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 5 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 4:00 PM
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 5:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 5 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 4 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 5 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 30.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 6 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 5:00 PM
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 6:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 6 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 5 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 6 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
8/7/2015
2015 Gathering of Champions - 7 p.m. Ceremony
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 6:00 PM
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 7:45 PM
Registration
Deadline:
7/24/2015
Location 1: Mall of America (MOA) - Room: Suite 402
Location Map
Bloomington, MN
Contact: Leah Garry - GOC Telephone: 507-389-5115
Description: Congratulations on your nomination as an Academic All-Star! We look forward to recognizing your achievement at the Gathering of Champions statewide event. You have reserved space at the 7 p.m. recognition ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Mall of America in Suite 402 which is located on the fourth floor on the east side near the movie theater across from Cantina #1. You may check in as early as 6 p.m. to pick up your entrance wristbands for the 7 p.m. ceremony.

Please report to the designated waiting area outside of Suite 402 20-30 minutes prior to the start of your pre-registered ceremony.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no public restrooms on the east side on the fourth floor outside of the event space. The nearest restrooms are located on third floor near the east entrance to the mall, accessible by the elevators/escalator near Suite 402. Restrooms are available inside the event during the ceremony.

There is no cost for 2015 Academic All-Stars and their guests to attend this event.

Photo Slide Show: Submit a photo of your All-Star to goc@synergyexchange.org to have it appear in our slide show before the ceremony. All photos must be received by July 31 to be included.

As a participant at the Gathering of Champions, you grant Synergy & Leadership Exchange permission to publish your photo and/or name for promotional purposes.

We hope you will enjoy your day at the Mall of America and we look forward to welcoming you to the Gathering of Champions!
Comment: After successfully completing your online registration you will receive an email to confirm your reservation, indicating the space reserved for the All-Star and his/her guests, along with the names of those registered. Please save this confirmation for your reference.

Please note that email accounts may consider this automatically generated confirmation email as spam and send it to your junk mail folder. Adding our email address to your email contacts may eliminate that possibility.

If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation or if you have any questions, please e-mail: goc@synergyexchange.org or call: 507-389-5115. Any cancellations/changes must be made by July 31.
Link: Click Here for More Information
September 2015
9/8/2015
Tech Coordinators
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
9/7/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Glenn Morris Telephone: (507) 389-5106 Fax: (507) 389-1772
9/16/2015 to
9/17/2015
Teaching Pyramid Observation Tool (TPOT) Reliability Training
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 9:00 AM
Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Time: 4:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
9/14/2015
Location 1: SCSC Conference Center - Room: Conference
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Loree Brown Telephone: (507)389-1426 Fax: (507)389-1772
Description: 2 Day Training Sessions, participants must attend both days.
Participate in a comprehensive review of the TPOT Research Edition. Learn how to score and interpret the TPOT, complete a full TPOT at 80% reliability on day 2 using video footage from MN Early Childhood Programs, intended for internal coaches and behavior specialists from current Pyramid Model sites, and a representative from each Pyramid Model site attending will receive the TPOT manual and one set of scoring sheets.
Comment: This event is free of charge. A boxed lunch will be available for purchase on site or you can bring your own.
13 clock hours will be awarded after a short online survey.
9/23/2015
DELTA Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
9/22/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
9/23/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
9/22/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
October 2015
10/28/2015
DELTA Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
10/27/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
10/28/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
10/27/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
Location Map
North Mankato, MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
November 2015
11/10/2015
Tech Coordinators
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
11/9/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Glenn Morris Telephone: (507) 389-5106 Fax: (507) 389-1772
December 2015
12/2/2015
DELTA Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
12/1/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
12/2/2015
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
12/1/2015
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
January 2016
1/12/2016
Tech Coordinators
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
1/11/2016
Location 1: South Central Service Cooperative
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North Mankato, MN
Contact: Glenn Morris Telephone: (507) 389-5106 Fax: (507) 389-1772
1/27/2016
DELTA Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 7:30 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 9:00 AM
Registration
Deadline:
1/26/2016
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
1/27/2016
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
1/26/2016
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
February 2016
2/24/2016
DELTA Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 7:30 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
2/23/2016
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425
2/24/2016
Moodle Meeting
Status: Open
Check-In Time: 11:30 AM
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Registration
Deadline:
2/23/2016
Location 1: South Central Service Coop - Room: Conference
Location Map
No. Mankato, , MN
Contact: Karen M. Johnson Telephone: (651) 894-2425