Tue, Apr 22|
Balancing the Whole Child
The workshop will commence with a broad exploration of best practices, providing participants with a high-level overview. By the conclusion of the session, attendees will be equipped with immediate, practical solutions.
Time & Location
Apr 22, 2025, 5:00 PM – Apr 24, 2025, 7:30 PM
About the Event
Balancing the Whole Child
ONE WORKSHOP OVER 3 DATES:
Tuesday, April 22, 2024
Wednesday, April 23, 2025
Thursday, April 24, 2025
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
$25 for Support Staff
$50 for NASA Members
$75 for Non-NASA Members
Those repeating this workshop each new school year WILL RECEIVE CREDIT AGAIN as there is new content! ***School years go from July 1 - June 30***
College, Career, Equity, and School Choice Unit Director
Clark County School District
Rosanne Richards currently serves as the College, Career, Equity, and School Choice Unit Director with the Clark County School District. Ms. Richards has been with the Clark County School District since August 2003 and always put the needs of students at the forefront of her work. Ms. Richards began teaching at the elementary level and moved to middle school early in her career. Ms. Richards served as a literacy trainer, dean of students, and an administrator in central office.
Additionally, working in central office and in the field, Ms. Richards understands the importance of supporting schools at all levels with balanced leadership, a growth mindset, and a dedication to achievement.
Ms. Richards earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Accounting, Master of Science in Education, and earned a Master of Science in Leadership and Educational Administration. Ms. Richards currently serves as the NASA Nevada Central Office Administrators’ Association President.
In our daily interactions with children, it's crucial to approach their development holistically, considering the entirety of their needs when employing strategies and resources. As our educational journey evolves annually, it becomes imperative to regularly scrutinize and adapt our classroom practices to guarantee that every child's requirements are addressed consistently. The workshop will commence with a broad exploration of best practices, providing participants with a high-level overview. By the conclusion of the session, attendees will be equipped with immediate, practical solutions that can be implemented in their classrooms the very next school day, ensuring a responsive and comprehensive approach to supporting the whole child.
In this workshop, participants will engage in a thorough examination of professional articles, exploring effective strategies for the inclusive education of all children. The focus will extend to learning practical tips for working with students facing emotional challenges, ensuring that individualized support does not compromise the integrity of whole group instruction. Additionally, the session will center on ways to enhance the preparation of students for life after graduation. By delving into these key aspects, participants will gain valuable insights and tools to create an inclusive, supportive, and forward-looking educational environment.
ALL are welcome, including anyone in a non-administrative position!
Participants will earn .5 credit (7.5 hours) toward license renewal!
This workshop ALSO counts for step advancement in Clark and most Nevada School Districts!
In CCSD, those in non-administrative licensed positions may count this workshop for license renewal AND ALSO 2.5 CUs - THOSE IN NON-ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS EARN BOTH!
(unlimited CUs in this category for those in non-administrative positions)
In CCSD, administrators and professional-technical administrators may count this workshop for license renewal OR 2.5 hours toward step-advancement - not both for administrators.
(maximum of 30 hours per advancement cycle for administrators in this category)!
Washoe County participants will be required to also register for this course in "MyPGS" in order to receive in-service credit toward salary advancement.
- Ticket type
This ticket price is for support staff professionals only - that is non-licensed personnel like teacher aides, and non-licensed employees in educational support roles. Employment status will be verified after purchase.Price$25.00
+$0.63 service fee+$0.63 service fee
- Ticket type
This ticket price is for anyone that is a NASA member. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate "NASA Member" rate! NASA membership will be verified after purchase.Price$50.00
+$1.25 service fee+$1.25 service fee
- Ticket type
This ticket price is for anyone that is a Non-NASA member and/or any individual that wishes to attend this workshop. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate!Price$75.00
+$1.88 service fee+$1.88 service fee