NDCEL Fall Conference 2020

The NDCEL Fall Conference is an awesome opportunity for North Dakota’s educational leaders to learn and to get energized for the school year. During the conference participants have three days of learning from national speakers for keynotes and local presenters that bring in the local flair for breakouts. The Conference is focused on giving participants the motivation and tools to make the school year a successful and productive one. At this years conference we will have Ravi Hutheesing from Ravi Unites. Ravi bridges cultures, unites generations, and empowers audiences with cultural competency, generational empathy, and an entrepreneurial mindset.

ND Indian Education Summit

Please join us for the 7th annual North Dakota Indian Education Summit for great information on a variety of topics affecting our Native American students, families, and schools.

NDCEL Summer Conference 2020

The NDCEL Summer Conference is a great opportunity for educational leaders to network and learn from other educational leaders from across the state and country. This conference consists of three days of learning and networking activities that include keynote speakers, EdCamps, recreational activities, and breakout sessions that are focused around the needs of the participants. This is a great opportunity to end the school year and to start preparing for the year to come! At this year’s summer conference we will have Mark Scharenbroich from Nice Bike, Scarlett Lewis from the Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement as Keynote speakers.

NDAESP Mid-Winter Conference

This is the annual mid-winter conference for the North Dakota elementary school principals. Speakers will include Paul Wenger from NAESP, Wayne Callendar, and Andy Jacks.

NDASSP Mid-Winter Conference

Annual Mid-Winter Conference for North Dakota secondary school principals. Speakers for this conference will include Mike Ruyle from Marzano, Monte and Michelle Selby, and there will be various breakouts from North Dakota principals.

NDASA Superintendent Mid-Winter Conference

Annual PD targeted specifically to Superintendents. Focuses on Board Relations, Budgets, ND Finance, etc.
Keynote Speakers:
John Perricone
Howard Stephenson
Dr. Robert Lech
Panel: Dr. David Flowers, Dr. Jeff Schatz, Dr. Mike Heilman, Dr. Jeff Lind

CLASS® Observer Certification Training

CLASS Observation Training: Participants will build an in-depth understanding of the CLASS system & learn to accurately observe & code classrooms using CLASS observation tool. Those who pass the reliability testing are certified to use the CLASS measure in classroom observations.

Target Audience: Observers, coaches, administrators, & individuals interested in becoming CLASS Affiliate Trainers. Within the first 2 months following training participants will complete an online certification

***There is no fee to attend – First come first serve basis***
Infant/Toddler CLASS® Observer Certification Training
December 17-19, 2019 – Fargo
8:00am – 4:00pm
PreK CLASS® Observer Certification Training
December 17-18, 2019 – Fargo
8:00am – 4:00pm
Training location – SEEC Office – 1305 9th Ave S

CLASS® Observer Certification Training

CLASS Observation Training: Participants will build an in-depth understanding of the CLASS system & learn to accurately observe & code classrooms using CLASS observation tool. Those who pass the reliability testing are certified to use the CLASS measure in classroom observations.

Target Audience: Observers, coaches, administrators, & individuals interested in becoming CLASS Affiliate Trainers. Within the first 2 months following training participants will complete an online certification.

***There is no fee to attend – First come first serve basis***

Infant/Toddler CLASS® Observer Certification Training
December 10-12, 2019 – Mandan
8:00am – 4:00pmPreK CLASS® Observer Certification Training

December 10-11, 2019 – Mandan
8:00am – 4:00pm
Location of training – West River Head Start – 1004 7th St SW

Threat Assessments and Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) Training for K-12 Schools

Take a caring and proactive approach to students who are expressing alarming and concerning behaviors. Learn the importance of developing a sound foundation for Behavioral Intervention Teams (BITs) including creating a multidisciplinary team made up of your organization’s key players. Apply best practices as they relate to addressing threats, identifying pre-attack indicators, and stopping the pathway to violence.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the pathway to violence
  • Select threat assessment team members
  • Understand pre-attack indicators
  • Identify available threat management resources
  • Document and improve report writing
  • Apply records management best practices

Career Explorer Seminar

The Career Explorer Seminar is a hands-on professional development opportunity for teachers, counselors, and administrators. High school instructors, counselors, and administrators are invited to experience new and emerging technologies in fields such as electronics, administration, and health care.

This four-day event will highlight the latest technology used in the academic areas listed: Electronics, Humanities, Criminal Justice/Management, Health, Energy, Administrative Assistant, HVAC, and GIS/Engineering Technology.

June 3 – 6, 2019 — Seminar at Bismarck State College- See full schedule on our website.