This course is focused on identifying potential occupational hazards and preventing them from becoming accidents. This training is based off of OSHA standards for workplace safety and can be expanded upon with available online OSHA trainings.
This course covers the proper procedures for reductions of force.
This course covers special education processes and training for board members.
This course includes training on the use of Estimate of Needs documents.
This course includes training in the State Aid program for board members and administrators.
This course includes a discussion on duties and business policies for board members.
Evaluation system for Oklahoma schools and their report cards.
This course provides an update on the current year's legislation and law changes.
This course covers the proper processes for school boards to follow when hiring employees.
This course will help board members understand the importance of actively using school websites and social media to connect with families and other stakeholders. You'll also learn the purpose of and vital content on a district website, the advantages and disadvantages inherent with social media, responding to public feedback and what parts the board plays in all these things.
This course is intended to fulfill the Oklahoma State Department of Education requirement for annual professional development on the topic of Hazardous Communications. It is not intended to be a comprehensive course on OSHA regulations but an overview of standards that will likely be needed in the school environment.
This course is designed to inform Homeless Liaisons about the McKinney-Vento Act regarding homeless students in our schools.
FERPA stands for Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. §1232g) FERPA is a federal law that prohibits school districts from releasing personally identifiable information from an education record without the prior written consent of the student’s parent or the student. In addition, FERPA gives parents and eligible students access to their own educational records.
This course is designed to cover the basics of the federal requirements around Title IX. It is designed to give educators a general understanding of discrimination based on sex within a school setting and methods on avoiding such discrimination.
Overview of the Open Records Act with particulars about complying with statutory and other legal requirements.
Overview of the Open Meetings Act with particulars on how to prepare for and conduct meetings in keeping with statutory and other legal requirements.
Google Suite Training will focus on Google Forms, Google Slides, Google Docs and Google Sheets. Participants will leave with knowledge on how to create and share Google Docs and Sheets, customize and create online quizzes and surveys and produce presentations while formatting animation and sharing options.
Explore Google Apps for Education while completing practical applications you can use in your classroom tomorrow! Activities for over 10 applications will be available and can be chosen based on need or interest.
Google Classroom is a Learning Management System (or LMS) that provides a space for students to access their classwork, interact with their class, and submit assignments all online. This intermediate course further explores the topics introduced in the "Google Classroom Basics" course and is recommended for instructors who are already familiar with basic navigation in Google Classroom.
After going through this course, you will be able to change course card settings and set up notifications from the Dashboard, enable Google Meet for virtual meetings, invite guardians to a course, create a quiz and rubrics from the Classwork section, and much more.
A brief overview of Google Apps for Education targeted for beginner users. Just the basics about using Gmail, Google Drive and Google Search functions with a quick look at other apps in the Google Apps for Education Suite.
This training includes discussions on ethical practices and decision making for board members.
Information about board ethical issues such as board member roles and responsibilities, religion and current social topics.