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FY17 Special Education Administrators' Webinars

The KSDE ECSETS team and TASN will continue to provide monthly communication for special education administrators in school year 2016-17. Communication will occur via an online meeting platform using Adobe Connect. Participants will be asked to log in to view and download materials and enga...

Updated on

January 13, 2017

Topic

Assessment, Kansas Integrated Accountability System (KIAS), Compliance/Guidance, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)/English Language Learners (ELL), Special Education MIS Data Collection, APR Indicator Data Collection, School Improvement, Secondary Transition, Evaluation & Eligibility for IDEA, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 5 Crisis Intervention

Description: This video is the fifth in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 5, participants w...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 4 Escalation Reaction

Description: This video is the forth in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 4, participants wi...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 2 Signs of Escalation

Description:This video is the second in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 2, participants will learn that the cycle of escalation...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 9 Dealing with Provocative Student Behavior

Description:This video is the ninth in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 9, participants will learn the importance of teaching...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 8 Dealing with Student Disrespect

Description:This video is the eighth  in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 8, participants will learn the importance of teachi...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 1 Introduction

Description:This video is the first in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with training in the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 1, participants will learn the 7 phases of escalation,...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 3 Early Intervention

Description: This video is the third in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 3, participants w...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 7 Dealing With Student Disruption

Description: This video is the seventh in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 7, participants...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 6 Dealing with Student Non-Compliance

Description: This video is the sixth in a series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video. In Module 6, participants wi...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation of Behavior Module 10 Dealing With Aggressive and Fighting Behavior

Description: This is the final video in the series of ten modules designed to provide professional learning communities with trying on the Cycle of Escalating Behavior.  DOWNLOAD the companion worksheet prior to starting the video.  In Module 10, particip...

Updated on

December 30, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Autism, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

Changes to Emergency Safety Intervention (ESI) Law PowerPoint

This PowerPoint may be used to train staff in the requirements associated with the emergency safety interventions statutes that were amended by the Kansas Legislature during the 2016 legislative session and the emergency safety intervention regulations that were amended by the Kansas State Board ...

Updated on

November 16, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

A Family Guide to the Use of Emergency Safety Interventions (Seclusion and Restraint) in Kansas (Spanish)

This document focuses on the use of Emergency Safety Interventions and can be used by schools to inform families of their rights under Emergency Safety Interventions law.

Updated on

October 03, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

None

FY17 Special Education Administrators' Guide and Resources

This Guide  was created for new and veteran special education administrators to help navigate websites, adhere to due dates and deadlines and connect them to TASN and KSDE resources necessary to find success fulfilling the state and federal requirements of special education. Topics included a...

Updated on

September 13, 2016

Topic

Kansas Integrated Accountability System (KIAS), Compliance/Guidance, Special Education MIS Data Collection, APR Indicator Data Collection, School Improvement, Emergency Safety Interventions, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

All Ages

A Family Guide to the Use of Emergency Safety Interventions (Seclusion and Restraint) in Kansas

This document focuses on the use of Emergency Safety Interventions and can be used by schools to inform families of their rights under Emergency Safety Interventions law. This guide has been updated to include the 2016 amendments to the statutes and regulations.

Updated on

September 07, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

None

Emergency Safety Intervention (ESI) Law

A copy of the emergency safety intervention statutes and regulations that may be used as a reference.

Updated on

August 24, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

De-escalation Techniques PowerPoint

Emergency safety intervention law requires school district policies to include requirements for staff training to address de-escalation techniques. This PowerPoint may be used in support of this requirement to meet the needs of school staff as appropriate to their duties. Key Words: de-escalation...

Updated on

August 22, 2016

Topic

Mental Health, Behavior, Social, Emotional & Character Development, Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

Emergency Safety Interventions: Requirements PowerPoint

This is a PowerPoint that may be used for staff training. It includes all requirements of the emergency safety intervention statutes and regulations, as updated in 2016. This PowerPoint will soon be available as a recorded webinar, http://ksdetasn.org/resources/411, and a recorded webinar with...

Updated on

August 19, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

Information for Parents After Emergency Safety Intervention (ESI) Incident

Emergency safety intervention law requires that the school provide a parent with certain information in printed form or, upon the parent's written request, by email no later than the school day following the day on which the first emergency safety intervention incident of the school year occurred...

Updated on

August 19, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

All Ages

Emergency Safety Interventions: Requirements Webinar

This is a recorded webinar that may be used for staff training. This webinar includes all of the requirements from the emergency safety interventions regulations and statutes, as amended in 2016. The PowerPoint that this webinar is based on has been updated with the 2016 changes to the statutes a...

Updated on

August 18, 2016

Topic

Emergency Safety Interventions

Age

None