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Mind the Gaps Virtual Portable Event Package

Virtual Event | Now through Dec 31, 2023
  • Participants have full access to sessions for 60 days after activation.

Mind the Gaps Virtual Portable Event Package

Due to school closures and missed instructional time, educators are seeing significant increases in student learning gaps. Learn practical actions you can take now to navigate this unprecedented challenge, with the support of our Mind the Gaps Virtual Portable Event Package.

Featuring our team of experts, this self-paced event offers targeted virtual sessions that detail how to proactively close achievement gaps across grade levels and subject areas. Teachers, leaders, and teams will learn how to determine essential learnings, accurately measure student progress, and develop a system of interventions for learners who need additional time and support.

While planning for the diverse needs of students is not new, the complexity and uncertainty of the current educational landscape requires urgent action on behalf of schools and districts. Develop an intentional plan now, and make a world of difference to student learning throughout the current school year and beyond.

With this virtual event experience, you’ll receive 60-day access to:

  • Three keynotes from leading experts
  • 30 breakout sessions

Learning outcomes

  • Learn how to identify students in need of intensive support before the school year begins.
  • Acquire strategies for embedding support through master-schedule design.
  • Understand how to schedule reteaching and extension time in the master schedule.
  • Explore a protocol that guides instructional discussion and planning.
  • Use assessment evidence to confidently understand where students are and what they need next.
  • Discover effective and efficient instructional agility practices that meet the diverse needs of learners in classrooms.
  • Enhance the assessment process that collaborative teams use to meet changing student needs.

Participation Information

Attendees will print their own certificates after each session they complete on the virtual platform.

Portable Event Package FAQ

How does a Portable Event Package work?
A Solution Tree Portable Event Package is an on-demand virtual event focused on a specific topic. These events feature leading experts delivering keynotes and breakout sessions designed for maximum impact and crafted for a virtual format. Once you register and access your Portable Event Package, you will have 60 days to view the content. Our video platform allows you to start, stop, pause, and then pick up where you left off. Session handouts and reproducibles will be provided digitally.

Where does the Portable Event Package content come from?
The content is either sourced from previous on-site or virtual events or created specifically for the Portable Event Package by experts.

How do you use the Portable Event Package?
The format varies based on the Portable Event Package purchased. PLC and RTI Portable Event Packages offer different viewing options based on your role and needs, and their expansive breakout options allow for a more self-guided experience. Other Portable Event Packages are designed for more structured viewing, with participants completing sessions based on an agenda.

How long do you have access to your Portable Event Package?
You have 60 days of unlimited viewing access, beginning when you view your first session. During those 60 days you will have access to all content.

How much time does each session take to complete?
The length of each session varies. Typically sessions take 75–90 minutes to complete, but some sessions are shorter by design.

How many educators can I register from my school or district?
You can register an unlimited number of educators. A Portable Event Package is an excellent tool for teams to work on together, and beginning dates are flexible, allowing participants to start and stop as they choose.

Can I register as an individual?
Yes. Portable Event Packages can be purchased and used by individuals.

Can course participants earn CEUs?
Yes. Depending on which Portable Event Package you purchase, you can earn varying CEUs. After completing sessions, attendees will find a certificate of participation in the digital platform under each session. Certificates are available a limited time, until event access has expired. Please check with your department of education for CEU availability.

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