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EEP in Action: Connect with Us at Upcoming Events

The EEP team is excited to to be part of a variety of Ohio events and conferences where educators and youth-serving professionals can connect with each other and experts in STEM education, social-emotional learning, out-of-school programming, and more. We hope you can join our team at these great opportunities for professional learning! Click any of… Continue reading EEP in Action: Connect with Us at Upcoming Events

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Join Us for Ohio’s Statewide Forums on Adolescent Girls: May 7-23

EnvisionEdPlus is partnering with Ohio Department of Health, The Ohio State University and WORTH to host a series of Adolescent Girls Forums to create a call to action in nine Ohio counties that have the highest infant mortality rates. In 2016, 1,024 Ohio babies died before their first birthdays. Ohio mothers age 15-17 were twice… Continue reading Join Us for Ohio’s Statewide Forums on Adolescent Girls: May 7-23

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Out of School Time Day of Innovation

EnvisionEdPlus, Pennsylvania Intermediate Unit 1, the Ohio Afterschool Network and the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool and Youth Development Network are joining forces with Inventionland to offer a unique - and FREE - Day of Innovation. After-school and summer program professionals from Ohio and Pennsylvania will learn strategies for innovating, making and storytelling from Inventionland, one of… Continue reading Out of School Time Day of Innovation

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ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning

In 2015, when the Every Child Succeeds Act (ESSA) replaced No Child Left Behind (NCLB) as the federal law guiding education practice, there was much to learn. One of the most powerful aspects of ESSA is the expectation that educator professional development move away from workshop-based training and what I refer to as spray-and-pray PD… Continue reading ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning

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Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018

Lions and tigers and grants - Oh My! This will be a busy winter - spring for districts and non-profits looking to pursue grants and innovation opportunities related to education, STEM and youth development.  Here is EnvisionEdPlus’ Grant-Sanity Watch List. Please note: all timelines listed below are estimations right now. EEP will share updates via… Continue reading Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018