BECOMING A DATA EXPERT & CHANGE AGENT FOR YOUR SCHOOL
Participants will learn to: Align school counseling to the goals of the school and district; Use basic data skills necessary to promote equity in creating goals and system-wide interventions; Use strategic planning that supports school improvement plans; Work intentionally to promote equity in college and career readiness outcomes; Focus on accountability measured in student outcomes.
Description: Participants will learn how to align their work to school and district goals by using data to drive their interventions. Participants will learn how to access, analyze, disaggregate, cross-tabulate and chart longitudinal data directly linked to student achievement through the use of multiple data sources. Additionally, participants will learn how to assess their current programs and services to begin the process of developing a data-driven school counseling program.
Presenter: Vivian Lee, Director, Counselor Advocacy at National Office for School Counselor
Advocacy (NOSCA) of the College Board since June 2004.
Target Audience: Administrators, Directors of Guidance, School Counselors
(Elementary School, Middle School, High School)
Date: November 1, 2012 (Thursday) Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: West Conference Room
Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES
200 BOCES Drive, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Pre-registration is required.
All local BOCES provide professional development and support services and you should check with your local BOCES to see what is offered. These offerings are not intended to take the place of similar offerings provided by your own BOCES.
To register online go to: www.pnwboces.org/catalog. Select “Guidance and Child Study Center” and click “View Now”. Scroll down to view workshop offerings and click on the workshop name. Select the “Click to Enroll” button to register. Print your registration form and follow the directions on the form to mail your registration and payment. Registration will be confirmed by e-mail upon payment receipt. There will be a 15% administrative fee added to the billing of schools/agencies that are NOT A COMPONENT OF A BOCES.
For directions please call 914-245-2700 ext. 575 or visit www.pnwboces.org. Go to “Welcome tab”, look below for “Directions” and click.