ECOEA has a great line-up of Professional Development for our Summer Leadership Workshop on Monday, July 16, at Jackson Local High School, 7602 Fulton Rd. NW, Massillon.
***NOTE: the location has changed from RG Drage due to a tech upgrade. We look forward to being at Jackson High School for our workshop.
Open to ALL ECOEA members, choose the sessions that interest you! Continental breakfast, lunch, door prizes, PD hours certiicate, and great networking all in one day right here in the ECOEA District at NO CHARGE to members! Non-association members and retirees welcome for a $15 guest fee.
The schedule for the day is:
8:15 AM-9:00 AM Continental Breakfast & Registration
9:00 AM-10:00 AM WHOLE GROUP SESSION. Keynote Speaker Melissa McClain of Akron Children’s Hospital. Recognizing Secondary Traumatic Stress. Melissa works with the educators to recognize their own compassion fatigue or burnout. It covers techniques for staff to use to relax, keep balance, and continue to help students in need.
10:10 AM-11:40 AM MORNING BREAKOUTS:
Session A: Introduction to Trauma; Melissa McClain, Akron Children’s Hospital. Appropriate for all classified and certified members This session covers the basics of trauma, what types of trauma students may face, and how trauma can affect a student’s physical, emotional, and cognitive abilities.
Session B: OEA Treasurers’ Workshop-the OEA Secretary-Treasurer Mark Hill will lead this training required of all local treasurers or the representative from their local.
Session C: Grievance Training-led by our local OEA Labor Relations Consultant Tom Booth. Great way to learn the grievance process, timelines, procedures. Appropriate for local leadership, building reps, grievance chairs.
11:40 AM-12:20 PM LUNCH BREAK-DELICIOUS BROWN BAG LUNCH PROVIDED by Main Street Deli, Navarre.
12:30 PM-12:45 PM WHOLE GROUP SESSION. Door prizes, ECOEA opportunities for the 2018-2019 year
12:50-2:20 PM AFTERNOON BREAKOUTS
Session D: Step Away from the Phone-Attorney Rachel Reight will share with the group the legalities of using social media in both your professional and personal life, issues to be aware of to protect yourself in your job. Great session for all members!
Session E: Special Education Update-OEA consultant Daria DeNoia and OEA Attorney Kathleen McKinley will update members on current law and the legal aspects of Special Education.
Session F: The Wins and Losses of Bargaining-Are you on your association’s bargaining team? Join Wooster Education Association President Scott Miller and Wooster Certified Vice-President Robin Gonzalez as they walk you through the process of bargaining from start to finish. Topics covered during this session will include preparing your membership, researching issues, strategy during and outside of bargaining, relationship building, and contract ratification.
REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED FOR THIS WORKSHOP. PLEASE CALL THE ECOEA OFFICE AT (330) 499-8587 IF YOU NEED FURTHER INFORMATION.
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