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Upcoming Events, Trainings and Recognition

KSDE-sponsored professional development trainings scheduled for February

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) is sponsoring several professional learning opportunities.

Districts with Star Assessments should be sure to schedule their customized virtual learning before it expires. Each school that uses Star Assessments has at least one hour of virtual customizable learning through the state partnership. Begin the scheduling process here. You will work with a Renaissance consultant to tailor the session to your audience and needs.

Upcoming FastBridge trainings: 

  • FastBridge Lightning Round
    • 1-2 p.m.  Thursday, Feb. 20, virtual.  Register here.
    • 9-10 a.m. Tuesday, Mar. 5, virtual.  Register here.
  • Using FastBridge Assessments to Meet Dyslexia Screening Guidelines in Kansas
    • 2-4 p.m.  Thursday, Feb. 22, virtual.  Register here.
    • 8-10 a.m.  Monday, Feb. 26, virtual.  Register here.
  • Leading FastBridge Implementation, 12-1 p.m.  Thursday, Mar. 7, virtual.  Register here.


Upcoming Star trainings: 

  • Using Star Assessments to Meet Dyslexia Screening Guidelines in Kansas, 1-2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, virtual. Register here.
  • Measuring Growth and Achievement in Star, 8:30-9:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, virtual. Register here.
  • Moving Students to Mastery, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, virtual. Register here.
  • Star Data Conversations, 8 – 9 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, virtual. Register here.
  • Understanding and Administering SAEBRS in Star
    • 9-10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 27, virtual.  Register here.
    • 3-4 p.m. Monday, Mar 4, virtual.  Register here.

Visit the Kansas Landing Page or monthly newsletter to explore more resources and learning opportunities for FastBridge and Star.

For questions or more information, email Sheleena Clark at sheleena.clark@renaissance.com.  

Posted: Feb 15, 2024,
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