UOEXCEL: Professional Development Seminars
UOEXCEL seminars offer in-depth explorations of relevant topics that intersect with foundational strengths at the UO College of Education.
Just as our academic programs are at the forefront of theory and practice, these executive opportunities are aimed at working professionals in a variety of disciplines.
Online and hybrid modules will follow soon.
October 28, 2016
Return to Learn: Success at school following concussion
Concussion or mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) affects thousands of children each year and can cause symptoms that interfere with learning...
February 21-22, 2017
SWIS Facilitator Certification Training
The SWIS (School-Wide Information Systems) Suite is a reliable, confidential, web-based information system to collect, summarize, and use student behavior data...
Dyslexia Legislation and Practice
This first session will define dyslexia and its identifying features, and will provide research and best practices for screening students for dyslexia in elementary schools.
Nov 10 & Dec 15
Improving Reading Achievement
The second session will present evidence-based reading instruction approaches for the general education setting (e.g., Tier 1 and 2 supports, including accommodations and differentiated instruction using evidence-based techniques).
Apr 6 2018
The third session will utilize evidence and resources collated by the National Center on Improving Literacy (NCIL) to support students with dyslexia through effective, intensified interventions matched to student need.