2015 Directory of Summer Camps & Programs

2015 Directory of Summer Camps & Programs

This unique directory lists camps and programs for children with and without special needs, offering a range of both outdoor and indoor activities as well as opportunities for day and overnight camping experiences.

SRBI Symposium: Using Data for Development, Decision Making, and Effective Instruction

SRBI Symposium: Using Data for Development, Decision Making, and Effective Instruction

The second SRBI symposium is designed to assist schools in strengthening the components of SRBI that are essential for effective implementation.

The Reading and Writing Connection for Preschool and Primary Grades with Kathy Collins

The Reading and Writing Connection for Preschool and Primary Grades with Kathy Collins

This workshop will address developmentally appropriate reading and writing instruction from preschool to the primary grades.

May 6, 2015- NEW DATE for Best Practices in Co-Teaching

May 6, 2015- NEW DATE for Best Practices in Co-Teaching

Come hear educators in CT share how they have implemented various Co-Teaching models in their classrooms.

Recognized for Leadership: Mark D. Benigni

Recognized for Leadership: Mark D. Benigni

Dr. Mark D. Benigni, the chairman of SERC’s Board of Directors, has achieved national prominence as Meriden superintendent. Education Week has included Dr. Benigni among educators nationwide as a “2015 Leader to Learn From.”

Common Core State Standards: Connecticut's Vision

How are the Standards transforming teaching and learning?

The CT State Department of Education sponsored a statewide forum on "Connecticut’s Vision for Implementing the Common Core State Standards." The forum, held September 26, 2011 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cromwell, featured keynote speaker Dr. Sandra Alberti of Student Achievement Partners. In her presentation, Dr. Alberti summarized how the Standards are transforming teaching and learning.

Dr. Alberti's accompanying powerpoint presentation is available for download

If you're having difficulty viewing the above video, you can download it here for offline viewing. (.wmv format, approx 200mb)

 

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Check out what's happening with Connecticut's State Personnel Development Grant.

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imageConnecticut's Comprehensive System of Personnel Development (CSPD) serves to improve the quality of educational services and programs for children with special needs, and their families, through the ongoing preparation and professional development of educators and services providers.

Just for Parents: CT PIRC

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CT Parent Information and Resource Center
1-800-842-8678

State Department of Education

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Visit the Connecticut State Department of Education's homepage.

Fiscal Report

The Fiscal Report provided to the General Assembly of the State of CT, pursuant to Section 3 of Public Act 13-286 and dated January 15, 2014, is available for download here. (5.7mb, pdf)

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