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Career Opportunity: Special Education Regional Coordinator

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Join the ND Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) team in carrying out our vision of helping to prepare our state’s students to be career and college ready. The Special Education Regional Coordinator plays an integral role within NDDPI.

ACT Seeking Participants

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ACT, Inc. and MetaMetrics, Inc. are conducting an important research study this fall to link the Lexile and Quantile Frameworks with the ACT Reading and Mathematics scales.

Choice Ready Update

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Choice Ready is an element in the North Dakota accountability system to measure whether our high schools prepare students to be ready for success upon graduation.

Two Graduates Receive Perfect ACT Score

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Millicent Schwartz, a Grand Forks Red River graduate, and Seth Benson, a graduate of West Fargo Sheyenne High, both earned perfect 36 composite scores on the ACT.

Big Moves in Computer Science Education

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More than 90% of parents want their child’s school to teach computer science, but only 35% of high schools, nationally, teach it. Considering the lack of student access along with the obvious benefits, concerted efforts have been made over the past couple of years to address the lack of computer science as a part of our North Dakota students’ educational experience. 

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ACCESS for ELLs Score Reports Overview - Live Webinar

Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 02:30 pm - 04:30 pm

Categories: Training

This live webinar is an overview of ACCESS for ELLs Score Reports.

Consolidated Application for Federal Title Funding

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North Dakota's Consolidated Application for Federal Title Funds allows school districts to submit one comprehensive application for funding for the following federal programs:

  • Title I Part A
  • Title II Part A
  • Title III Part A
  • Title IV Part A

Self-Paced eWorkshop Package for Schools with English Learners

Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 07:00 am - Monday, August 31, 2020 at 07:00 pm

Categories: Professional Development

This eWorkshop is designed for classroom and EL teachers of grades K-12. Registration includes the entire 6-workshop package and is free to all ND educators.

Student Engagement Workshops by Marzano Resources

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 08:00 am - Friday, September 6, 2019 at 05:00 pm

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"Creating a Highly Engaged Classroom" and "Motivating and Inspiring Students"

2019 EL Crash Course

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 08:00 am - 05:00 pm

Categories: Training

NDDPI's Office of Indian/Multicultural Education is pleased to announce a full-day Crash Course training for new English Learner (EL) educators. This opportunity will be held at the State Capitol in Bismarck on Wednesday, September 4, 2019.