Google Classroom 6 week Summer Course – starts June 1


  • 6 week online course
    June 1, 2020 - July 10, 2020
    12:00 pm

ACE teachers have a great opportunity to take a 6-week summer online course on Google Classroom for 12 OPI renewal credits.  All work is asynchronous (you choose when you work) but there will be weekly due dates. A draft outline of the course: Google Classroom course The course blends the technical skills of running Google (more…)

Google Classroom 6 week Summer Course starts July 6


  • 6 week online course
    July 6, 2020 - August 14, 2020
    12:00 pm

ACE teachers have a great opportunity to take a 6-week summer online course on Google Classroom for 12 OPI renewal credits.  All work is asynchronous (you choose when you work) but there will be weekly due dates. A draft outline of the course: Google Classroom course The course blends the technical skills of running Google (more…)

Planning for a Standards-Based Classroom, Billings


  • July 20, 2020 - July 21, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Target Audience: Teachers new to ACE, or any teachers interested that haven’t attended Building Bridges that want to know more about standards-based instruction. Day 1:  Foundations of standards-based instruction – why is this an important shift? Knowing the standards for your classes and building a year-long context map. Day 2:  Standards-based assessment, aligning resources, and (more…)

Building Bridges Phase 1 (ACE foundations of SBGR)


  • July 28, 2020 - July 31, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 Participants will take a deep dive into standards-based instruction. Blending time between masterfully crafted professional learning with Dr. Alcock, material review, and self-paced work sessions, participants come away inspired and prepared to implement meaningful change in their classrooms. (more…)

Building Bridges Phase 2


  • August 3, 2020 - August 4, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This event is recommended for participants that have attended Building Bridges Phase 1 or have a solid foundation in standards-based reporting and grading. Internationally known and respected expert, Dr. Marie Alcock, will facilitate. This registration is only for Monday and Tuesday…..if you would like to continue on to Phase 3, you will need to register (more…)

Building Bridges Phase 3


  • August 5, 2020 - August 6, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This event is recommended for participants that have attended Building Bridges Phase 1 and 2 or have a solid foundation in standards-based reporting and grading. Internationally known and respected expert, Dr. Marie Alcock, will facilitate. This registration is only for Wednesday and Thursday…..if you would like to attend Phase 2 also, you will need to (more…)

School Leadership Institute 2020


  • August 10, 2020 - August 11, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Standards-Based Instruction Are you thinking about implementing or improving upon standards-based instruction, grading, or reporting in your district? School Leadership This professional learning opportunity is designed specifically to address the issues and challenges facing superintendents, principals, and curriculum directors. This event is for school leadership teams investing, shifting, or immersed in standards-based instruction, curriculum, reporting, (more…)

Planning for a Standards-Based Classroom, Lewistown


  • August 12, 2020 - August 13, 2020
    9:00 am

Target Audience: Teachers new to ACE standards-based instruction, or any teachers interested that haven’t attended Building Bridges Day 1:  Foundations of standards-based instruction – why is this an important shift? Knowing the standards for your classes and building a year-long context map. Day 2:  Standards-based assessment, aligning resources, and Rubicon Atlas Minimum registration of 8 (more…)

Social Studies standards revision updates


  • August 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The new Montana social studies standards will be adopted in September 2020. This day of learning will offer: Review of the K-12 social studies standards Review of the C3 framework from which the MT standards originate Discussion about the Inquiry arc of the C3 framework and how it effects the MT social studies standards Creating (more…)

Planning for a Standards-Based Classroom, Bozeman


  • August 18, 2020 - August 19, 2020
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Target Audience: Teachers new to ACE, or any teachers interested that haven’t attended Building Bridges that want to know more about standards-based instruction. Day 1:  Foundations of standards-based instruction – why is this an important shift? Knowing the standards for your classes and building a year-long context map. Day 2:  Standards-based assessment, aligning resources, and (more…)