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Smoky Hill Education Service Center's Mission Statement is:  "In partnership with school districts, we promote success for learners by providing superior services."

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Implementing a Framework for Understanding Poverty - A Day with Dr. Ruby Payne

A Day with Dr. Ruby Payne Implementing a Framework for Understanding Poverty – Research Based Strategies Explore class differences and 10 actions you can implement in the classroom to improve the success of low socioeconomic status students. This workshop is based on Ruby Payne’s book A Framework for Understanding Poverty , which has sold more than 1.5 million copies. Participants in this training will:  Use concrete instructional strategies to help students from poverty  Understand hidden rules of economic class and effects on behaviors and mindsets  Develop stronger relationships with . . .

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Smoky Hill Offers ACT Virtual Prep Course

The ACT ®  is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in English, Mathematics, Reading and Science. The ACT ®  Plus Writing includes the four subject area tests plus a 30-minute Writing Test.  ACT ®  results are accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the US.  At Smoky Hill we offer an on-line ACT ®  Prep course via Odysseyware that covers:            Modules on English, Math, Reading and Science  Includes orientation to the ACT ®  Prep Test 4 practice tests, each with 215 assessment items with rationales This preparatory . . .

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Kansans Can and Do! Symposium Registration Page

The Spring 2017 Kansans Can and Do! Symposium is co-sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education and the Kansas Association of Education Service Agencies and is designed to assist administrators, administrative teams, and school leaders with the process of implementing the Kansans Can initiative. The symposium presentations, facilitated discussions, and collaboration time will focus on facilitating high levels of conversation. Location: Hilton Garden Inn 410 S. 3rd Street Manhattan, Kansas 66502 Dates: April 11 & 12, 2017 Registration Cost & Cancellation Policy: 1 to 3 participants –  $125 per person 4 to . . .

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