DESSA Introductory Training

02/19/2019 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Grade levels:
Professional Development, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Content areas:
Assessment, Career & Technical, Culturally Responsive Teaching, Drama, Dual-Language/Bi-Lingual Education, Elementary Ed, English Language Arts, English Language Proficiency (EL/ELL), Health Education, Library and Media, Math, Music, Other, Physical Education, Professional Development, Reading, School Counseling, Science, Secondary Ed, Social Studies, Special Ed, STEM, Visual Arts, World Languages
Topics:
Social Emotional Learning, Competencies, Social - behavior skills, Social Skills, classroom management, learning strategies
District/Organization:
Willamette Education Service District

Introduction to the DESSA Comprehensive System

Audience: Administrators, Teachers, Counselors, Ed. Assistants, parents and others who wish to become more familiar with Social Emotional Learning the DESSA Comprehensive System

Devereux Student Strengths Assessment Overview

Agenda:
Brief overview of SEL and its benefits
Purposes and uses of SEL assessment
Introduction to the DESSA and DESSA-mini
Research (reading scores, income achievement gap, behavior)
What is the DESSA Comprtehensive System?
Individual student report
Student comparison reports
Classroom/Group reports
Site reports
Strategies vs Foundational Practices
Planning for Social Emotional Success
Identify short-term and long-term goals
Training your raters
Create an implementation timeline
Leverage your support systems to create buy-in
Training
Use DESSA Data to Drive Instructional Decisions
Family engagement
Social Emotional Competence and Disciplinary Behaviors
Addressing special education needs
Questions?

Follow the link for registration and more information.