Now Hiring for Job Positions throughout Central Ohio
The ESC is now hiring for educator positions including intervention specialists, teaching assistants, substitute staff and more in schools throughout the Central Ohio region - some of which now include a $1500 early commitment incentive.

Calendar of Events

Jun
28

Aspiring Administrators Leaders Program


This program is designed to introduce prospective leaders to the essential responsibilities, skills, challenges and rewards associated with school administration from a practitioners' perspective. Program attendees will: 1) Explore typical duties and responsibilities of a building administrator to help candidates make an informed decision relative to entering a principal-preparation program. 2) Enhance leadership skills and recognize personal strengths and weaknesses. 3) Use Ohio Standards for Principals as program foundation. 4) Interact with practicing building and district administrators. 

Questions about the content? Please contact Scott Stewart, [email protected] Questions about registration? Please contact Jessica Seymour, [email protected] By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time. No cost to member districts. 

Please copy this link to complete the nomination form: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=763eSTDvSkOVPZ28YfUF700KBsqQ7_JJttadSt3MnWtURVJDOU1UUFhPVVZYQjRQNU1SOFY0TkdDNy4u
Jun
28

STACK Institute


The ESC, in collaboration with its partners at the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI), have developed a comprehensive, interactive training designed to give professionals instruction to enhance their ability to plan for and serve students with autism spectrum disorders. The workshop topics include characteristics of individuals with autism, structured teaching fundamentals, classroom design and management, work systems, visual supports, student schedules, strategies for effective use of classroom staff, and interaction with our student STACK summer program. 

Questions about the training? Contact the presenter Lindsay Gibbs: [email protected] Questions about registration? Contact Jinnae Buchanan: [email protected] 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Jul
08

ParaPro Assessment Testing


This testing is for prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. The test will be taken on a computer. Testing time is 2 1/2 hours. The test consists of 90 multiple choice questions in reading, mathematics and writing. The cost is a non-refundable fee of $75. This must be paid before testing. Note: if you have two years of college you do not need to take the exam. 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Jul
08

ParaPro Assessment Testing


This testing is for prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. The test will be taken on a computer. Testing time is 2 1/2 hours. The test consists of 90 multiple choice questions in reading, mathematics and writing. The cost is a non-refundable fee of $75. This must be paid before testing. Note: if you have two years of college you do not need to take the exam. 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Jul
20

Summer Institute for Authentic Learning & Leadership | Partnerships for ALL


Bring a team and join us for two inspiring days filled with hope, creativity, collaboration, and innovation. This conference will stimulate your thinking and feed your soul. You’ll be engaged in opportunities to envision authentic learning, be inspired by the work of others, personally experience authentic instructional strategies, and reflect on “lessons learned” and commit to next steps. Most importantly, you’ll find ways to help students connect intellectually and emotionally with their own learning.
Jul
22

ParaPro Assessment Testing


This testing is for prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. The test will be taken on a computer. Testing time is 2 1/2 hours. The test consists of 90 multiple choice questions in reading, mathematics and writing. The cost is a non-refundable fee of $75. This must be paid before testing. Note: if you have two years of college you do not need to take the exam. 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Jul
22

ParaPro Assessment Testing


This testing is for prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. The test will be taken on a computer. Testing time is 2 1/2 hours. The test consists of 90 multiple choice questions in reading, mathematics and writing. The cost is a non-refundable fee of $75. This must be paid before testing. Note: if you have two years of college you do not need to take the exam. 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Aug
02

Department Chair Leadership Training


Each high school defines the role of a department chair differently, however; there are some skills that transfer across departments and districts. Skills such as organizational strategies, facilitating productive meetings, conflict resolution and overall leadership skills related to supporting adults. 

Join other Central Ohio department chairs in refining those skills that assist in supporting an innovative healthy department that is well positioned to support all kids in learning. 

No cost to member districts. Questions about the content? Please contact Jill Reinhart at [email protected] Questions about registration? Please contact Jessica Seymour at [email protected] 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Aug
04

Algebra I Teaching & Learning Cohort


Join fellow Algebra 1 teachers across Central Ohio for a two day event to plan and learn Algebra I curriculum. Have a chance to brainstorm with your peers, learn best instructional practices, and understand Algebraic concepts on a deeper level. There is an opportunity to extend these cohort sessions throughout the fall, winter, and spring. 

Note: Sessions are provided at no cost for participants. 

Questions about the content? Please contact Matthew Fannon at [email protected] Questions about registration? Please contact Jessica Seymour at [email protected] By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Aug
18

Google Level 1 Certification


Before taking the Level 1 exam, you should feel comfortable using Google Workspace and Google Classroom. This course covers the basics of Google Workspace and exposes you to everything you need to prep for the Google Level 1 certification test. 

Member districts are free, all others $100. Non member districts, no shows and cancellations after 7 days prior to event will be charged. 

Questions about the content? Please contact Megan Ash at [email protected] Questions about registration? Please contact Jessica Seymour at [email protected] By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Aug
19

Makey Makey


Learn how combining a "Maker Mindset" and the Design Thinking Process to make your classroom technology more accessible to all. In this session, we will learn how to make buttons and switches and connect them to your device using the Makey Makey controller. 

The course fee includes a Makey Makey controller and other supplies. Please bring your own device. Member districts pay $75 for the materials cost. The cost for non-member districts is $175 ($75 for materials and $100 for instruction). No shows and cancellations after 7 days prior to event will be charged. 

Questions about the content? Please contact BJ Thaman at [email protected] Questions about registration? Please contact Jessica Seymour at [email protected] 

By registering for any ESC of Central Ohio virtual or in-person events, you will be automatically subscribed to our professional development monthly email or any other emails that are relevant to your position. You may unsubscribe at any time.