Archive — Month: May 2020


Published: May 26th, 2020

PD INFO: Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series (TALES) – Developing Students’ Assertiveness Skills, May 28

Special Education Directors, Please join us for the next episode of the Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series, or TALES,  on Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 2:45 p.m.—3:30 p.m., when we welcome back our KU partners to present “Developing Students’ Assertiveness Skills.”  Assertiveness is defined as “Even when it is difficult, expressing your wants, needs, and thoughts [Read more…]

Published: May 20th, 2020

RELATED SERVICES INFO: Guidance from ADHS, Office of Special Licensing re: SLPs, SLTs, SLPLs, and SLPAs

Special Education Directors, Based on questions received during Special Education Director Check-Ins and through the ESS Inbox, it appears that there is some confusion about the credentialing requirements for speech-language pathologists (SLPs), including out-of-state telehealth providers, speech-language technicians (SLTs), and speech-language pathologists-limited (SLPLs). Also, ADE/ESS has learned there may be some questions regarding the job [Read more…]

Published: May 11th, 2020

PD INFO: Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series (TALES) – The Magic of Mindfulness, May 14

Dear Special Education Directors, Please join us for our next episode of the Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series, or TALES,  on Thursday, May 14, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., when we welcome special guest lecturer Jamie Valderrama, a national and international speaker and current Undergraduate Coordinator at Arizona State University for the Integrative Health [Read more…]

Published: May 5th, 2020

PD OPPORTUNITY: Office Hours for Special Education Teachers

Special Education Directors, ESS continues to offer virtual professional learning through Office Hours for Special Education Teachers. These virtual meetups are a chance for special education teachers across Arizona to connect with each other, collaborate and learn from one another, and to celebrate and share successes during this new educational landscape. Join our virtual meetups [Read more…]

Published: May 4th, 2020

PD INFO: Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series (TALES) – How to Develop Students’ Self-Regulation Skills During Distance Learning, May 7

Special Education Directors, Are your wondering how to help your students be more “in control” of their learning? If so, please join us for our next episode of the Thursday Afternoon LEarning Series, or TALES, on Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., when our partners from KU present “How to Develop [Read more…]