Dee Williams
Exciting news! Doug Reeves will be doing two virtual series with NCISC. Moving Beyond Conversations About Race Series & 100 Day Leader Series See the link below for registration information: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/937816/PD_ROE5.pdf
about 1 hour ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
Dr. Lionel Allen, Jr., founder of ed LEADERS MATTER, facilitated the first Leadership Coaching and Networking session with area principals and assistant principals. Dr. Allen’s work is nationally recognized, and we are excited to connect him with our area leaders!
9 days ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
Want To Be A Teacher? There are online programs with teaching certification in as little as 9 months available right now! Contact Dee Williams at dwilliams@roe39.k12.il.us for more information.
10 days ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
Are you interested in working as a Substitute Teacher in Macon-Piatt counties? Click the link below for more information. https://www.maconpiattroe.org/o/roe39/page/how-to-become-a-substitute-teacher
14 days ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
FREE Ag in the Classroom Zoom or Recorded Presentations! Register today at www.MaconCFB.org - spots are limited! Questions? Email jennifer@maconcfb.org. Please register by September 30.
17 days ago, Jill Reedy
Mary Lynn Mann
Discounts now available for new testers to GED and HiSet. For more information, please contact MaryLynn Mann at ROE #39 at 217-872-3721 or email at mlmann@roe39.k12.il.us
24 days ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Jill Reedy
Macon County Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom has FREE Ag Mags for your classroom! Visit www.MaconCFB.org to submit an Ag Mag Request Form, and you will receive Ag Mags at your school within 1-2 weeks. Questions? Contact Jennifer at jennifer@maconcfb.org
28 days ago, Jill Reedy
Mary Lynn Mann
Early Enrollment is now open for the 2020-2021 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Schools registering before Oct 16th receive a discount. Final enrollment is due December 20, 2020. Scripps will have more information available regarding a virtual Bee in early September.
29 days ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Dee Williams
Short-Term Substitute Training (online) Thursday, September 24, 2020 1:00pm-3:00pm This training will be held online via ZOOM $25 Registration Fee For more info: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/883761/STS_Zoom_Training_Flyer_Sep_24_2020.pdf
about 1 month ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
License Renewal 2020 - SB 1569 extends licenses up for renewal this year by one year. On September 1st, license cycles will be pushed forward one additional year. Educators will need to register for their year extension. Contact dwilliams@roe39.k12.il.us for more information.
about 1 month ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
Lisa Schwartz from the Learning Technology Center has recorded her Google trainings on her YouTube channel. This is great training for substitute teachers or any teachers needing to learn Google basics!
about 1 month ago, Jill Reedy
Mary Lynn Mann
Hi-Set Test Dates at Macon Piatt ROE #39 will be Sept 8, Sept 23, Oct 6, Oct 20, Nov 10, and Dec 8, 2020. Please visit the following link to register: https://www.iccb.org/adult_ed/illinois-high-school-equivalency/students-test-takers/the-hiset-test/
about 1 month ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Matt Snyder
All Macon- Piatt county public school re-opening plans can be found at the following link: https://www.maconpiattroe.org/o/roe39/page/return-to-school-plans. Any questions may be directed to the individual district.
about 1 month ago, Matt Snyder
Jill Reedy
Please join the DuPage ROE and their partners, Illinois Civics in a 4-part series Courageous Conversations: Race, Equity, Justice and Progress. The series will explore how to have courageous conversations at home, in the classroom, and in the community. Free PD hours are available through the DuPage ROE for Illinois educators. Visit www.dupageroe.org for more information.
2 months ago, Jill Reedy
Matt Snyder
All Macon-Piatt school districts are in the process of establishing protocols for the upcoming school year. As of today every district plans to hold in-person instruction.
3 months ago, Matt Snyder
Mary Lynn Mann
HiSet Testing now available at Macon Piatt ROE #39 on July 28 and August 11, 2020. Please click on the following for more information on how to register through ICCB: https://www.iccb.org/adult_ed/illinois-high-school-equivalency/students-test-takers/the-hiset-test/
3 months ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Dee Williams
SB 1569 Legislation Guidelines for Licensure: For more information on licensure changes due to SB 1569 legislation that was signed by Govenor Pritzker late last week click here! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/767019/SB_1569_Legislation.pdf
3 months ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
We have just learned today Gov. Pritzker signed SB 1569, the education omnibus bill passed during special session. This includes a year-long licensure EXTENSION for those with teaching and education support professional licenses set to expire on June 30, 2020!!
3 months ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Summer Opportunities for Teachers
4 months ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
4 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Over 25 hours of FREE online professional development for educators being offered by the Regional Office of Education this summer! Visit our website at www.maconpiattroe.org to register.
4 months ago, Jill Reedy
Mary Lynn Mann
Bus Driver Refresher Courses Going Online for April and May Dates. Please contact MaryLynn Mann at mlmann@roe39.k12.il.us for more information.
4 months ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Dee Williams
Para Test Exemption during COVID-19. For step by step instructions on how to apply for this 3 year approval click here! https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/696800/Paraprofessional_Competency_Test_Exemption_COVID_REV.pdf
5 months ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
Upcoming Online Administrator Academies - click here for more information: https://www.maconpiattroe.org/o/roe39/page/upcoming-online-administrator-academies
5 months ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
Licensure renewal new guidance is out from ISBE. The new guidance is that there is NO CHANGE due to Executive Order 2020-31. https://www.isbe.net/Documents/Lic-Changes-FAQ-4-27-20.pdf
5 months ago, Dee Williams
Mary Lynn Mann
Due to the latest Executive Order, all Bus Driver Trainings scheduled for the month of May are now CANCELLED. We are not rescheduling them at this time. The State of Illinois is developing a plan, and we will pass along any information as we receive it.
5 months ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Jill Reedy
The Scripps National Spelling Bee is canceling its 2020 national finals due to the pandemic. This year marks the only time since World War II that the Bee has canceled the national finals since the program’s inception in 1925. Our hearts go out to the spellers and their families who have worked so hard in preparation for the Bee. Please visit spellingbee.com for more information.
5 months ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
License renewal 2020 is currently underway! Click here for more information on renewing your PEL license. https://www.maconpiattroe.org/o/roe39/page/elis-license-renewal-2020
5 months ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
Attention Macon County Teachers... Support the Macon County Farm Bureau while feeding your family with time-saving freezer meals! Pick-up date is May 14 from 11:30-12:30. Registration and payment due by May 7. See flyer for menu and pricing.
5 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
The Learning Technology Center of Illinois is hosting FREE virtual workshops with PD hours to Illinois educators! Visit https://ltcillinois.org/events/category/workshop/ to view the course listings and to register.
5 months ago, Jill Reedy
Mary Lynn Mann
Secretary of State announces 90 Day Extension Please see full announcement here: https://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/news/2020/april/200410d1.pdf
5 months ago, Mary Lynn Mann
Rida Ellis
Conscious Discipline is offering a free webinar on reaching and teaching children with trauma! Free until June 30th.
6 months ago, Rida Ellis
Dee Williams
Did you know our website has step-by-step instructions on how to renew your PEL license? Click here for more information: www.maconpiattroe.org If you are experiencing any difficulties renewing your license please email: dwilliams@roe39.k12.il.us and she will assist you!
6 months ago, Dee Williams
Rida Ellis
EdTech is hosting zoom meetings! One is March 24th at 1pm. Link is below! https://ltcillinois.zoom.us/j/894041082
6 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois Association of Regional School Superintendents (IARSS) have issued the following guidance on school calendars.
6 months ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
Check out this slideshow by Rida on designing online learning. She includes some user friendly resources and included a video of Google Classroom! Reach out to her if you have questions! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1cZfY6uV_bG_HNyJOlA0pMuykI746wGA4q3H-Q7-Ws3g
6 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Macon-Piatt Regional Office of Education #39 will be closed to the public starting Friday, March 20, 2020. Please visit our website for important updates and contact information. We will do our best to serve you online. www.maconpiattroe.org
6 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Macon-Piatt Regional Office of Education #39 will be open from 9:00am-12:00pm starting Tuesday, March 17-Friday, March 20. Next week’s office hours TBD. Visit our website for contact information www.maconpiattroe.org
6 months ago, Jill Reedy
Matt Snyder
31 Grads this quarter. Alt. Ed. works!!
7 months ago, Matt Snyder
Dee Williams
Is your license up for renewal in June of 2020? If so, April 1st is the first date that ISBE allows licenses to be renewed online through your ELIS account. Please see our website at www.maconpiattroe.org for step by step instructions on how to renew your license!
7 months ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
Another successful Administrator Academy focusing on the evaluation of student growth. Thank you, Patrick Durley for facilitating the training and making it meaningful for our leaders! Congrats to Jeanne Handley on completing the last required academy of her career!
7 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Learning so many additional student and adult self-regulation techniques our team can use to help support our schools! Great job Anissa Moore, M.ED, BCBA! #LearningWithPESI
7 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
A very informative morning with Certified Drug Recognition Expert Instructor, Ryan Snow. Thank you to Millikin University for partnering with us on this important topic! We need to educate ourselves and our community on the impact cannabis and other drugs have in our schools.
7 months ago, Jill Reedy
Matt Snyder
Regional Spelling Bee Qualifiers: -Arnav Kolluru -Katherine Nilles -Isabella Nilles -Maggie Pritts -Makobi Adams -Nate Bivens -Seamus Jordan -Arjay Rosero -Saarah Qureshi
7 months ago, Matt Snyder
Matt Snyder
Congratulations to the 2020 Macon County Spelling Bee champ, Arnav Kolluru and runner-up, Katherine Nilles, both from Maroa-Forsyth.
7 months ago, Matt Snyder
Dee Williams
ROE39 is now offering dates for background screening appointments here at our office! Beginning March 4, 2020, Bushue Background Screening appointments will be available on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month. Contact 217-872-3721 for more information.
7 months ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
In a response to the growing needs for high-quality CTE programs, Career Connections 2020 will deliver three multi-disciplinary regional conferences throughout the state. Visit www.ilcareerconnections.org for more information.
8 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Earn your Specialist Degree from Eastern Illinois University in Educational Leadership (EDS). Seats are still available for the Summer 2020 Decatur Cohort! Contact EIU now to reserve your spot! edadmin@eiu.edu
8 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Celebrating “World Read Aloud Day” at Muffley Elementary! We learned how to not get “stuck” in our problems and how to find better solutions. @litworldsays
8 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
A great day of Conscious Discipline training learning skills and strategies to help students and adults work, self-regulate and grow academically together. @drbeckybailey
8 months ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
Legislative Update: Part 25 Rules are now effective. This change allows most subsequent teaching endorsements to be added to a Professional Educator License (PEL) by completing 18 semester hours of coursework and passing a content exam. This is great news!
8 months ago, Dee Williams
Rida Ellis
Contig gameboards and scoresheets have been posted on our websites s a resource! You can find them by clicking on “Menu” and then selecting “Contig.”
8 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Members of the MCFB and their children majoring in an agricultural-related field may apply for a variety of scholarships offered this year. The scholarship application is available on www.MaconCFB.org and must be postmarked by March 1, 2020. Questions? Contact Jennifer Fink at the MCFB office at jennifer@maconcfb.org or 877-2436.
9 months ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
DAAC Grant Request 🎨 The Decatur Area Arts Council’s grant program supports and promotes events that focus on creative learning experiences that center around the arts. Grant request applications are due Monday,February 3, 2020. Qualified applicants include schools and non-profit organizations in Macon County and the towns of Assumption, Clinton, Moweaqua, Pana, and Taylorville. Funds for these grants are made available through the National Endowment for the Arts, Illinois Arts Council Agency, Ameren Illinois, and Decatur Area Arts Council donor support. Download the Community and Education Grant Program Guidelines and Application online at www.decaturarts.org/grants. or pick it up at the Decatur Area Arts Council, 125 N. Water Street, Decatur, IL, or request by phone at 217-423-3189.
9 months ago, Rida Ellis
Rida Ellis
ATTENTION TEACHERS grades 4-12 in Coles, Douglas, Macon, Moultrie and Piatt counties! Financial help is being offered for schools wishing to visit the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. The visit must be between March 23rd and June 30th. Transportation and admission fees covered. Application deadline January 31st! Thank you to the John Ullrich foundation for making this possible!
9 months ago, Rida Ellis
Rida Ellis
Attention Pre-K and K educators! Link for scholarship below. Deadline is Friday! https://bit.ly/2QizFyM
9 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Understanding the impact cannabis has in schools - Excellent presentation by Certified Drug Recognition Expert, Ryan Snow
10 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Happy Holidays from ROE #39!
10 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Raising Student Achievement Conference 2019 #RSAC19 Keynote Speaker: Dave Burgess #teachlikeapirate
10 months ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A TEACHER? There is a new opportunity to obtain a teaching license within 15 months! The Golden Apple Accelerator Program This program includes a $30,000 stipend, one year residency and training program, job placement and mentoring in the first years of teaching. For more information and to start your application click on the following link. https://www.goldenapple.org/accelerators
10 months ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
We Are Hiring! Part-time Administrative Assistant at ROE #39. Send all resumes to mattsnyder@roe39.k12.il.us
10 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Local educators sharing strategies for building student-led classrooms. #danielsonframework
10 months ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
Think About It Thursday! Last year, teacher Julie Arsenault started adding this page to her tests – and giving her students a chance to show what they know! Might you try something similar on your next assessment?
11 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Thank you to State Superintendent Dr. Carmen Ayala and Chief Education Officer Dr. Ernesto Matias for speaking with the Regional Offices of Education today in Springfield! Building relationships to better serve the students of Illinois!
11 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
YMCA Monthly Discount Available for Full-Time Macon County Teachers! Contact Abby Helm at abby.helm@decaturymca.org or 872-9622 x. 147 for questions and more information.
11 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Dr. Cathleen Weber guiding local school leaders through data analysis.
11 months ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
Check out this link for more info! Https://kaneroe.gosignmeup.com/public/course/browse
12 months ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Raising Student Achievement Conference 2019 - ‘Moving All Children Forward’ December 9-10 | Schaumburg, IL Early-Bird Registration Open! Visit rsac.iarss.org
12 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
A wonderful visit to Meridian Elementary School... Positive door messages, a “Lunch and Learn” for students needing extra attention/homework help that is NOT punishment, and the coolest Movement Maze! #meridianelementary #restorativepractices
12 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
IASA Tax Levy Basics Workshop for Superintendents October 7th at ROE 39. Visit http://www.cvent.com/d/1yqfqd for registration information.
12 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
CATCH My Breath E-Cigarette & JUUL Prevention Program FREE to U.S. Schools Visit catch.org for program information.
12 months ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
The Learning Technology Center is hosting SecurED Schools, a two-day professional development event focused on data privacy and cybersecurity for K-12 Administrators, Technology Leaders, and IT Staff - January 16-17, 2020 in Springfield. Visit ltcillinois.org for more details.
almost 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Thank you to Dr. Jarmese Sherrod & SIMP, Inc. for bringing so many smiles to the young ladies of Futures Unlimited today! #empowerment
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
The School of Education will hold its 2019 Tomorrow's Teachers Conference on October 7! This event is for high school students who are interested in becoming future educators. The conference will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Millikin's campus. An overnight option is available for juniors and seniors on October 6. Register online at https://millikin.edu/ttcr.
about 1 year ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Great discussion among area school leaders and first responders during the Macon-Piatt ROE 39 Regional Crisis Response Team Meeting
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Rida Ellis
Powerful!
about 1 year ago, Rida Ellis
Jill Reedy
Earn Your Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
“Epigenetics is an emerging area of scientific research that shows how children’s experiences actually affect the expression of their genes. Nature vs. Nurture is no longer a debate. It’s nearly always both!” - Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
Young Leaders in Action - Make a difference within the community!
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Jill Reedy
This graduation speech from Tierney B. reminds us of what ALL students need... HOPE and a sense of BELONGING.
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Thank you to Oak Park and River Forest High School for inviting us to share our trauma-informed journey!
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Thank you to all the administrators and teachers who attended the ROE’s Back-to-School Breakfast/Luncheon with keynote speaker, Brian Mendler!
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Jill Reedy
Brian Mendler speaking to area school administrators about “That One Kid”.
about 1 year ago, Jill Reedy
Dee Williams
Catch up with the latest stories and news updates. It's Everything ROE 39...in your pocket! If you haven't already, download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2MQlr8o or iPhone: https://apple.co/2MKAeBs
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
We are loving our new website and app! Access news updates right from your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2MQlr8o or iPhone: https://apple.co/2MKAeBs
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
Next Week: Educator's Back to School Luncheon held at Millikin University Campus on August 6th from 11:30am - 1:00pm. Open to ALL Macon/Piatt Educators, early childhood providers and community members.
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
Next week: Administrator's Back to School Breakfast at Millikin University Campus on August 6th from 7:30-10:30am. They have a great line up of speakers planned. Open to ALL Macon and Piatt county school administrators.
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
We're thrilled to announce Macon-Piatt ROE 39's new app! It's Everything ROE 39...in your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2MQlr8o or iPhone: https://apple.co/2MKAeBs.
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Dee Williams
A great morning with Rida Ellis and area teachers sharing Morning Tub ideas!
about 1 year ago, Dee Williams
Admin
Have a great summer break!
about 1 year ago, Admin
Admin
We have a new app!
over 1 year ago, Admin