2017-18 TCSE Professional Development Calendar
June 19, 2017
Behavior Strategies & Systems :Pre-referral Interventions in the Gen Ed Preschool Environment
9:00 am-3:00 pm 
@ Tri-County Central 
1725 Shomaker Dr, Murphysboro
Supporting preschool students through behavior supports and management systems including visual strategies, token systems and etc…… Documenting and monitoring success.

 

August 8, 2017
Filemaker IEP Training w/ Case Manager Resource Guide

8:30-3:30 pm
@ 17th St Warehouse
214 N 17th St Murphysboro
Participants will learn to navigate the Filemaker computerized IEP program and complete documentation In addition case manager responsibilities will be reviewed.
Presenters : Amy Remsey & Sara Keltner , Special Education Supervisors

 

August 9 & 10, 2017
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Initial Certification 2- day certification 

8:30-3:00pm
@   Davis McCann Center
15 N 14th Street ,Murphysboro
2-day training in the principles of Non-Violent Crisis Intervention for district staff to join
core building teams or for TCSE new hires

 

August 17, 2017
Response to Intervention & Multi-Tiered Systems of Support in Gen Ed. 
@ Shawnee District 86
Mary Mary Ekstrand, BCBA

 

August 30, 2017
Go Solutions Documentation & Medicaid Billing Training
for district employed Social Workers,SLPs,Nurses and Psychologists
10:30 am-12:30 pm

@17th St Annex, Murphysboro, IL. 
Pre-registration required with Laurel Harris

 

Sept 26, 2017
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Core Team Refresher Full day refresher

8:30-3:30 pm
Davis McCann Center
15 N 14th Street ,Murphysboro
 training required for core teams to maintain their certification in Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
TO REGISTER contact  your TCSE District Special Education Supervisor
or Melissa Lingle  mlingle@tcse.us

 

September 29, 2017
Behavior Intervention Strategies
TCSE Central Staffz
Mary Ekstrand, School Psychologist & BCBA

 

October 11 & 12, 2017
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Initial Certification 2- day certification 
8:30-3:30pm
@  17th St Warehouse
Murphysboro,IL
2-day training in the principles of Non-Violent Crisis Intervention for district staff to join
core building teams or for TCSE new hires
 TO REGISTER contact  your TCSE District Special Education Supervisor
or Melissa Lingle  mlingle@tcse.us

 

October 16, 2017
Response to Intervention & Multi-Tiered Systems of Support in Gen Ed.
Anna District Staff

Mary Ekstrand, School Psychologist & BCBA

 

Oct 25, 2017
Supporting Struggling Readers

9:00 am-3:00 pm
@ Carbondale Civic Center
200 S Illinois Ave, Carbondale, IL 62901
Research- based Interventions and Strategies for Reading and Written Expression –
Co-Teaching/Inclusion Approach Among Gen Ed & Spec Ed  Teachers
Presenter: Deb Poffinbarger, Superintendent of Schools
Litchfield Community Unit #12
Free training! Lunch is provided.

 

October 27, 2017
Behavior Intervention Strategies
TCSE PT/OT/Nursing Staff @ Central

Mary Ekstrand, School Psychologist & BCBA

 

October 30, 2017
Response to Intervention & Multi-Tiered Systems of Support in Gen Ed.
Jonesboro Staff

Mary Ekstrand, School Psychologist & BCBA

 

Nov 2, 2017
Functional Behavior Assessment & Behavior Intervention Plans
TCSE Social Workers @ Central

Mary Ekstrand, School Psychologist & BCBA

 

Nov 16 & 17, 2017
Pyramid Approach to Education
8:00 am-3:00 pm
@ Davis McCann Center
Murphyboro, Il. 
The Pyramid Approach to Education is a proven and comprehensive framework for establishing an effective learning environment for all learners and classroom management. Through the use of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), this approach provides the foundation for a positive environment for growth. The Pyramid emphasizes how to teach, rather than simply what to teach, in order to maximize an individual’s learning outcomes, reduce unwanted behaviors and meet IEP goals.
Free training! Lunch is provided.

NEW DATE*  January 19, 2018
Rescheduled from Dec 8th
Visual Integration Disorders – Understanding Impact on  Development for Teachers & Therapists

sign in 8:30
9 am-3 pm

@ Carbondale Civic Center
200 S Illinois Ave, Carbondale, IL 62901
Understanding the impact on visual integration/visual processing including ocular motor pathways that are needed for sensory, proprioceptive, literacy development including letter recognition, copying information from the board etc.. Differential diagnosis clues for VPI, SLD, ADHD , exec functioning including sensory processing . Teachers working with OT/SLPs together in supporting these students.
Presenters: Lynnae Glascock, MOT, Quincy Medical Group, Quincy, IL
Kristie Kemner-Schoen, MS, Quincy Medical Group, Quincy, IL
5.0 hr ISBE PD Credit + SLP IDFPR Approved CE Credit
Free training ! Lunch is provided
REGISTER HERE

 

Jan 30 & 31, 2018
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Initial Certification 2- day certification

8:30-3:30 pm
@Davis McCann Center
15 N 14th Street ,Murphysboro
 2-day training in the principles of Non-Violent Crisis Intervention for district staff to join
core building teams or for TCSE new hires
TO REGISTER contact  your TCSE District Special Education Supervisor 
or Melissa Lingle  mlingle@tcse.us

Feb 27, 2018
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Core Team Refresher Full day refresher

8:30-3:00 pm
@
Davis McCann Center

15 N 14th Street ,Murphysboro
 training

required for core teams to maintain their certification in Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
TO REGISTER contact  your TCSE District Special Education Supervisor 
or Melissa Lingle  mlingle@tcse.us

March 2, 2018
Special Education Legal Trends & Update

8:30am-3:30pm
@ Carbondale Civic Center
200 S Illinois Ave, Carbondale, IL 62901
This workshop will guide you through the major topics in special education law, focusing on those issues that are new, those that are prevalent, and those that never-get-old.  We know our basic obligations to students with disabilities – but let’s take a deeper look and see how those issues are developing in practice.
Presenter: Brandon Wright
Free training for TCSE member districts $ 50.oo for outside participants. Check made payable to TCSE
Lunch is provided.
REGISTER HERE