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VT-HEC News and Updates

You will find information regarding recent updates and news about VT-HEC


VT-HEC Addresses Trauma & Anxiety in Schools

How can schools respond to what seems like an epidemic of students affected by serious trauma and anxiety?  The VT-HEC has made a commitment to support educators, administrators and others who work with students who have been impacted by trauma and anxiety.  Whether it is general intr
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VT-HEC 2018 Mission Investment Fund

Funding Program Development & Scholarships The VT-HEC Board of Directors has established the VT-HEC​ ​Mission​ ​Investment​ ​Fund​ ​for the purpose of advancing our goal of providing high quality professional learning opportunities that support the success of every Vermont student
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Spring Focus on Special Education & Struggling Learners

The VT-HEC continues to focus on supporting educators and administrators who work with students with disabilities and/or have other challenges to their learning and success.  Whether it is developing programs for specific students or building the capacity of your MTSS, the VT-HEC is d
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Registered Behavior Technician Training this Spring

Based on the Competencies for the RBT Credential of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board The VT-HEC will again offer a training based on the Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) certification of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB).  The training is designed for parapro
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Spring Preview – General Education

VT-HEC has a full schedule of learning opportunities planned for the spring covering a variety of topics within the general education area including the practical use of learning scales, gender diversity, using technology in early elementary grades and a series on where proficiency &a
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Spring Preview: Early Childhood – Grade 3

VT-HEC has a full slate of offerings planned for the spring covering topics ranging from the practical use of learning scales to a series of “Make & Take” WORKshops focused on young students with developmental disabilities.  We welcome some of VT-HEC favorites such as
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VT-HEC Adds New Board Members

The VT-HEC Board of Directors is pleased to announce the addition of two new Board members, Sara Tetzlaf and Casey Murrow. Sara is the Assistant Principal of the Rutland Town School. Prior to that Sarah spent a number of years as Department Chair and teacher at Rutland HS and Mt. Abe
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Date Changes for: Tips & Tools and Designing Professional Development

Two Notable VT-HEC Offerings Re-scheduled Tips & Tools for Early Childhood Special Educators w/Judith Masson: Originally scheduled on 9/29 and 10/26.  Now scheduled to start on 10/26 (this will be day 1) and 12/11 (this will be day 2). This two-day workshop series will sharpen you
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VT-HEC in Rutland/Killington

Jen Patenaude, Bill Rich, Jon Udis & David Melnick Every year the VT-HEC has gotten requests to hold more events in the Rutland/Killington area and this year we have made a special effort to do just that with 13 days scheduled; including major offerings with some of our finest pre
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