Health & Safety
Threat Assessment in Schools – Nov. 4
This half-day course provides guidance to schools on how to develop a threat assessment program, which includes developing the school threat assessment team and guidance (key questions to answer) when conducting a threat assessment and making a determination. More information.
Professional Development Opportunities
Science Department Safety & Chemical Hygiene Meeting – Dec. 12
SCSC welcomes Stephen Vopatek for this informative half-day course that covers science safety, best practices and chemical hygiene. More information.
Complete listings are available on the Professional Development page. To register, click on "Events & Registration."
Peer Coaching Cohort – Nov. 6
This three-part cohort is designed for the participants to learn coaching skills. Participants will learn peer coaching norms and principles, strategies to build collaborative practices, and implementation requirements for instructional rounds. Register.
Leading Edge National Certification for Online & Blended Teaching – Nov. 3–Jan. 21
This national online teacher certification guides educators through rigorous and engaging curriculum based on the International Association for K–12 Online Learning (iNACOL) National Standards for Online Teaching. More information.
This workshop teaches administration, scoring, and interpretation of the new WISC-V, with emphasis on the new tests and the changes from the WISC-IV. All administration, scoring, and interpretation details will be reviewed. More information.
A Year of Social Skills Activities and Games for Children with High Functioning Autism– Dec. 4
This course aims to equip teachers, speech-language pathologists and mental health professionals with abundant, ready-to-use lessons, activities and games that they can use immediately in their work. More information.
Student Academic Enrichment
2014-2015 Student Academic Enrichment Program Dates
Minnesota Academic Decathlon
The theme for 2014-2015 is New Alternatives in Energy: Ingenuity and Innovation. Start a team today! More information.
Minnesota Academic Pentathlon - NEW Program!
SCSC is pleased to offer Academic Pentathlon®, the newest program of United States Academic Decathlon® and the premier national scholastic competition for middle school students. It was created to provide opportunities for students to experience the challenges of rigorous team and individual competition. More information.