The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) and the MiMTSS TA Center are announcing a series of five webinars focused on accelerated learning. Each webinar in the series shares the common focus on strategically preparing students for success in grade-level content through the implementation of accelerated learning strategies. The webinars build upon the series of informational guides developed by MDE with assistance from Michigan educators.
The topics and dates for the webinar series are:
June 28, 2021: Tier 1 Grade Level Instruction: Essential Skills in English Language Arts with Dr. Sharon Vaughn
July 12, 2021: Tier 1 Grade Level Instruction: Essential Skills in Mathematics with Dr. John Woodward
July 26, 2021: Assessment Practices for Accelerated Learning with
Dr. Nancy Nelson
August 9, 2021: Accelerated Learning Through Student Engagement with
Dr. Kevin Feldman
August 16, 2021: Social-Emotional Behavior and Mental Health with
Dr. Clay Cook
The specific time for each 60-minute webinar, along with additional information, will be available when registration opens on June 3, 2021. Participants can choose to register for one webinar, multiple webinars, or all webinars in the series. Each webinar will be recorded and posted on MDE's website and on the MiMTSS Technical Assistance YouTube channel for anyone unable to attend the live webinars.
Please watch for the registration information on June 3, 2021.