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VT-HEC News and Updates

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


VT-HEC Enters its 15th Year – 2000-2015

15  Years Providing Quality Professional Learning Opportunities and Supports The VT-HEC was formed in 2000 with the mission of addressing critical personnel and training needs related to improving education outcomes for all students.  VT-HEC began in response to Act 117 of the 2000 le
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VT-HEC Supports Vermont’s Only Award Winning Schools

Cabot, Twinfield and Harwood only Vermont schools awarded the Personalized Learning Initiative “Twenty New England public schools in the League of Innovative Schools were selected  to participate in a new initiative that will help them develop personalized learning experiences t
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VT-HEC & VPA Partner for the Third Year

Using the Principles of Neuroscience to Lead in the 21st Century For the third consecutive year, the VT-HEC is partnering with the VPA to offer coordinated leadership supports to help administrators and their leadership teams utilize what we know about the brain and learning to work t
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Art Cernosia’s Legal Updates – Save the Dates

 What You Need to Know  – Legal Updates 2015-2016 Nationally recognized education law expert, Art Cernosia, Esq. will offer his only two 2015-16 Vermont presentations working with the VT-HEC again next year.  Art’s presentations are known for their comprehensive review of educat
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Marlboro College Partnership With VT-HEC to Benefit Vermont Teachers

The Vermont Higher Education Collaborative (VT-HEC) and Marlboro College have successfully formed a partnership to increase high quality professional development to Vermont teachers. Working through Marlboro’s Master of Arts in Teaching with Technology (MAT) program, the partnership e
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VT-HEC Driver Ed Coordinator Given Prestigious Award

VT-HEC’s Driver Education program is coordinated by Lindsay Townsend. We are very excited for Lindsay, who was recently selected to receive the American Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association’s 2014 Kaywood Award. This is the nation’s most prestigious awar
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VT-HEC & VT-AOE Partner on School Nurse Information Project

New Resources Available to School Nurses Through UVM Dana Library The Vermont Agency of Education and the Vermont Higher Education Collaborative have partnered to provide access to information for Vermont school nurses through the University of Vermont Dana Medical Library’s Health Re
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TASS New Middle School Supports

Supporting  Middle Schools in the World of Standards-Based Learning & the Common Core TASS (Teaching All Secondary Students) has been supporting middle and high schools in their efforts to improve outcomes for all students since 2005 by offering embedded professional learning oppo
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Newly Developed Nutrition and Food Education Course Coming in August

This blended learning course is designed for K-12 school-based professionals (i.e. Health, PE, FACS, classroom teachers, nurses, counselors, food service providers, etc…) to learn how to teach nutrition education while working collaboratively across school and local community to estab
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