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Published: April 10th, 2018

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities-April



3D Science Instruction: Using and Developing Models in LIFE Science! – Thursday, April 12, 2018

3D Science Instruction: Using and Developing Models in PHYSICAL Science! – Monday, April 16, 2018

Math Coaches Series – Focusing on Formative Assessment in a Balanced Assessment System – April 17, 2018

Webinar: What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards for Grades 3-5 in a STEM Classroom Look Like? – Thursday, April 19, 2018

STEM: Teaching Engineering to the Power of the 5Es (Grades K-8) – Thursday, April 26, 2018

Informational Text and Rhetorical Literacy – Understanding the New ELA Standards – April 26th, 2018

What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards in a 6-12 Science Classroom Look Like? – Monday, April 30, 2018

3D Science Instruction: Using and Developing Models in EARTH/SPACE Science! – Monday, April 30, 2018

Syllables and Morphemes – May 1, 2018 May 1, 2018

Webinar: How Do Interactive Notebooks Engage Students in STEM? – Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Implementation of the new Arizona Mathematics Standards – May 9, 2018 May 9, 2018

Arizona English Language Arts Standards Implementation and Planning Workshop – May 10th, 2018

Number Talks with Sherry Parrish – K-2 Number Talks May 31, 2018

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Published: March 13th, 2018

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunites-March




Webinar: ELA Standards Integration and the Instructional Shifts – March 14, 2018

Teaching American Indian History Through the Themes of Strength, Resiliency, Respect and Integrity. – March 17, 2018

Webinar: Developing STEM in the Classroom for Grades 6-8 – Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Webinar: Supporting English Language Learners in the STEM Disciplines – Thursday, March 22, 2018

Teaching Reading Effectively–(TRE) – Day 1 – March 23, 2018

Graham Fletcher: Harnessing the Power of Modeling Tasks through Math Progressions, Grades 3-6 – March 27, 2018

Webinar: Blending Writing Types for Authentic Audiences – March 27th, 2018

Webinar: Fraction Equivalence and Comparisons Grades 3-5 – March 28, 2018

Webinar: Supporting Place Value through Problem Solving – March 28, 2018

Webinar: Supporting English Language Learners in the STEM Disciplines – Thursday, April 5, 2018 Apr 5, 2018

Webinar: What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards in a K-2 STEM Classroom Look Like- Monday, April 9, 2018

Understanding and Identifying Topic, Main Idea, and Topic Sentence When Reading Informational Text – Webinar #1 April 10, 2018

Progressions of Learning in Mathematics Grades 3-7 – April 10, 2018

Writing Foundations Standards for Administrators – April 12, 2018

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Published: February 9th, 2018

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunites

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunites


Webinar: What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards in a K-2 STEM Classroom Look Like? – Thursday, February 1, 2018

icon face Grammar Basics-Standards and Multisensory Instruction Part 1, 2 and 3 – Part 3 February 5, 2018

Webinar: K-5 Standards Implementation Series Syllables Part 1 and Part 2 – Syllables Part #1 February 6, 2018

icon face Linda Levi – Extending Children’s Mathematics: Fractions and Decimal Author Talk – February 6, 2018

Webinar: How Do Interactive Notebooks Engage Students in STEM? – Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Webinar: Rhetorical Grammar For Authentic Writing – Overview – Feb 8th Webinar: Rhetorical Grammar for Authentic Writing (Overview) Feb 8, 2018

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Webinar: Engaging Students in GeoCivics using Inquiry to Integrate Geography and Civics – February 8, 2018

Webinar: Exploring Math Tasks Using the 100’s Chart – February 12, 2018

Webinar: What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards for Grades 3-5 in a STEM Classroom Look Like? – Monday, February 12, 2018

icon face Math Coaches Series – Understanding DOK to meet the rigor of the standards & increase achievement – February 13, 2018

Webinar: K-5 Standards Implementation Series Syllables Part 1 and Part 2 – Syllables Part #2 February 13, 2018

icon face Teaching Reading Effectively–(TRE) – Day 1 – February 14, 2018

icon face Syllables and Morphemes – February 15,2018 Feb 15, 2018

Webinar: Research and Information Fluency – Webinar: Research and Information Fluency Feb 15, 2018

icon face Building Blocks of Mathematics featuring Doug Clements – February 15, 2018

icon face Teaching Reading Effectively–(TRE) – Day 1 – February 16, 2018 Feb 16, 2018

icon face Blended Writing for Authentic Audiences – Integration of the ELA Standards Writing Types – Blended Writing for an Authentic Audience 2/20/18 Feb 20, 2018

icon face What Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards in a 6-8 Grade Science Classroom Look Like? – Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Webinar: Academic and Argument Writing – Webinar: Academic and Argument Writing Feb 22 2018

icon face STEM: Teaching Engineering to the Power of the 5Es (Grades K-8) – Thursday, February 22, 2018

Webinar: Teaching and Learning Subtraction in K-2 – February 26, 2018

icon faceWhat Does Implementing the 2016 ELA Standards in a 9-12 Grade Science Classroom Look Like? – Monday, February 26, 2018

Webinar: K-5 Standards Implementation Series Morphology Part 1 and 2 – Morphology Part #1 February 27, 2018

icon face Using Children’s Books and Literacy Skills to Inspire STEM Learning in Grades 3-6 – Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Webinar: Operations of Fractions Grades 4-6 – February 28, 2018

Webinar: Development of Number Sense in K-2 – February 28, 2018

icon face Arizona English Language Arts Standards Implementation and Planning Workshop – March 1, 2018

Webinar: Developing STEM in the Classroom for K-2 – Thursday, March 1, 2018

icon face 5th Annual Civic Learning Conference: Inspiring Student Voices! – March 2, 2018

icon face Math Coaches Series – Focusing on Formative Assessment in a Balanced Assessment System – March 5, 2018

icon face How Can You Integrate STEM Learning into Your Classroom? – Monday, March 5th, 2018

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Published: January 26th, 2018

MSP Mini Grant Applications now open!



The Arizona Department of Education is pleased to announce the release of the SY2018 Arizona Mathematics and Science Partnerships (MSP) Mini Grant Application. All applicant LEAs must attend one grant-writing webinar. The LEA’s project lead and fiscal officer are both encouraged to attend, as are additional partners (evaluators, higher education, etc.) Applications are due March 7, 2018.

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Published: January 16th, 2018

List of Approved Assessments Updates



The Navajo Nation Seal of Bilingual Proficiency Assessment was added to the list of approved assessments at the October 23rd State Board Meeting. For more information including a testing schedule please see the following attachments.

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