Summer Science PD at OUR is on the calendar! You can access a complete listing of sessions here: https://bit.ly/36EephK. We are looking forward to seeing you this summer! Please contact Nathan Windel if you have science professional development needs that are not addressed in this catalog.
about 1 year ago, Nathan Windel
Congratulations Bergman Lady Panthers!!! 3A State Champs!!!
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Bergman Lady Panthers
A small (but mighty) group gathered at OUR Cooperative to deepen understanding of morphology study at the advanced levels. Great teachers never stop learning!
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
photo of morphology workshop session
OUR Cooperative Summer 2022 Math Offerings are now ready! Check them out at this link: https://bit.ly/3Jee2IA
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
OUR Cooperative Summer 2022 Math Workshop Offerings
OUR Co-op area novice teachers participating in Year 1 Training with Kagan
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
teachers at professional development
teachers at professional development
teachers at professional development
teachers at professional development
OUR Director, Jeff Cantrell, and CTE Coordinator, Emilee Tucker, accompanied Rick Neal, the Governor's Director of Workforce, Education and Data Transformation, as he visited with superintendents, principals, counselors, and CTE teachers at Eureka Springs, Berryville, Green Forest, Yellville-Summit, Harrison, as well as the Harrison Chamber of Commerce and the Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District about the Ready for Life website. Check out the Ready for Life website at https://www.readyforlife.com/. This is a useful tool for Arkansans of all ages and in all professions! A few benefits of the website include: • Career exploration • Resume builder • Job training videos for skills in a multitude of areas • Tooling U and LinkedIn Learning and Courses • Job search
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Jeff, Emilee, Rick, and Student at EHS
Looking at film with student
Touring HHS agri program
RFL Flyer
O.U.R. Education Co-op has scheduled two informational meetings regarding the Arkansas Tutoring Corps for March 10, 2022 at the O.U.R. Education Cooperative. The sessions and registration links are as follows: • March 10, 2022 2:00—4:00 • March 10, 2022 5:00—7:00 Registration can be accessed via the Google Form that can be accessed at https://tinyurl.com/5n7nd8j8. Information related to the Arkansas Tutoring Corp follows. The Arkansas Department of Education and the Office of Education Renewal Zones announce the launch of the Arkansas Tutoring Corps to serve the academic needs of students across the state. Qualified applicants in the Arkansas Tutoring Corps include students in educator prep programs in institutions of higher education, retired educators, educators currently serving in the classroom, and community members. Tutoring applicants will be required to pass child maltreatment and background checks and will have completed several hours of training in literacy, math, building positive relationships with students and families, classroom/behavior management, and meeting the social and emotional needs of learners. Our system will connect the bank of prepared candidates with schools and organizations seeking to utilize their acquired training skills to support the academic needs of the students they serve. Qualified tutors may also proactively offer their services to schools and organizations as needed to log the required number of tutoring hours per training module. Qualified tutors are eligible to receive stipends totaling up to $3,000 in their first year, and $2,500 in subsequent years. To receive the full stipend, tutors must successfully complete the required instructional training and provide documentation that they have served the designated number of tutoring hours per module. For more information please visit https://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/.../arkansas-tutoring-corps or reach out to Lindsey Swagerty at lmswager@uark.edu.
about 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Arkansas Tutoring Corp
The OUR Co-op AWARE site staff met today with mental health clinicians and school counselors to strategize for the upcoming year and discuss screening options. #arkansasaware
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Arkansas AWARE
Arkansas AWARE
Arkansas AWARE
If you are a singleton teacher and are looking for an opportunity to collaborate, check out the information below.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Singleton teachers
Teachers, check out this great support available at no cost!!!
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
240 Tutoring
Emilee Tucker, CTE Coordinator, organized an opportunity for O.U.R. Co-op staff to visit with Cotter High School students in Robbie Lee's Career Development class. Information was shared about positions at the co-op in the education field.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
CTE Zoom with Cotter
Year 1 Novice Teachers from the O.U.R. Co-op area attend Kagan Cooperative Learning Structures Day 1 with Kagan trainer, Kim Rostick.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Area Schools completing Year 1 training in the Take Flight curriculum with David Hanson.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Year 1 Take Flight Participants
Area Schools completing Year 1 training in the Take Flight curriculum with David Hanson.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Area schools participating in Take Flight Training with David Hanson!
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Area schools participating in Take Flight Training with David Hanson!
O.U.R. Education Co-op has scheduled two informational meetings regarding the Arkansas Tutoring Corps for March 10, 2022 at the O.U.R. Education Cooperative. The sessions and registration links are as follows: The sessions and registration links are as follows: • March 10, 2022 2:00—4:00 • March 10, 2022 5:00—7:00 Registration can be accessed via the Google Form that can be access https://tinyurl.com/5n7nd8j8. Information related to the Arkansas Tutoring Corp follows. The Arkansas Department of Education and the Office of Education Renewal Zones announce the launch of the Arkansas Tutoring Corps to serve the academic needs of students across the state. Qualified applicants in the Arkansas Tutoring Corps include students in educator prep programs in institutions of higher education, retired educators, educators currently serving in the classroom, and community members. Tutoring applicants will be required to pass child maltreatment and background checks and will have completed several hours of training in literacy, math, building positive relationships with students and families, classroom/behavior management, and meeting the social and emotional needs of learners. Our system will connect the bank of prepared candidates with schools and organizations seeking to utilize their acquired training skills to support the academic needs of the students they serve. Qualified tutors may also proactively offer their services to schools and organizations as needed to log the required number of tutoring hours per training module. Qualified tutors are eligible to receive stipends totaling up to $3,000 in their first year, and $2,500 in subsequent years. To receive the full stipend, tutors must successfully complete the required instructional training and provide documentation that they have served the designated number of tutoring hours per module. For more information please visit https://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/.../arkansas-tutoring-corps or reach out to Lindsey Swagerty at lmswager@uark.edu.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Arkansas Tutoring Corp
Congress has designated February 21--25 as National Public Schools week. At O.U.R. Education Co-op, we appreciate and are grateful for our 16 districts: Alpena, Bergman, Berryville, Cotter, Deer/Mt. Judea, Eureka Springs, Flippin, Green Forest, Harrison, Jasper, Lead Hill, Omaha, Ozark Mountain, Searcy County, Valley Springs and Yellville-Summit.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Love Public Schools
March is National Reading Month. Here is a March RISE Reading Challenge Calendar for parents to create a culture of reading in their homes. Using this calendar to guide daily reading will create habits that will last a lifetime and will help children become lifelong learners.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
March Reading Calendar
Co-op area administrations participated in a session on Inclusive Practices provided by personnel from DESE's Special Education Unit on 2-22-2022.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Matt Sewell
Dr. Jeff Adams
Robin Stripling
Administrators
The O.U.R. Education Co-op had the privilege of having the Boone County Leadership Institute visit the co-op on 2/22/2022.
over 1 year ago, OUR Co-op
Touring the co-op.
Ken Savells
Touring the Co-op