News

Regional, state efforts underway to improve classroom inclusion

Currently, the state of Washington is ranked as one of the nation’s least inclusive states (44 out...

LMS 101 Series – Professional Learning Opportunity

In its next series of classes, the AESD is offering professional learning opportunities for...

“Shifting School” professional development series for educators

Didn't get a chance to register for the first rounds of "Shifting School" with Jeff Utecht? We've...

ESDs, superintendents, state legislators and students push for additional support to address student safety and mental health

Leaders from the state’s Educational Service Districts (ESDs) joined legislators, school staff and...

Regional News

2020 Fall Education Connection

2020 Fall Education Connection

In this issue read about: NWESD Regional Teacher of the Year - Ben Ballew, Arlington SD LMS 101 professional learning series How the COVID-19 pandemic intersects with Washington STEM A Mukilteo kindergarten center research partnership And more! The Education...

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LMS 101 Series – Professional Learning Opportunity

LMS 101 Series – Professional Learning Opportunity

In its next series of classes, the AESD is offering professional learning opportunities for educators in districts that have selected one of the five most commonly utilized LMS platforms. Below are links to the LMS vendor web sites for further information: Canvas...

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ReImagine Wa Ed – Professional Learning Opportunity

ReImagine Wa Ed – Professional Learning Opportunity

August 3-28, 2020 We’re shaping the path ahead! Wherever you are on your distance learning journey, we are here to support you. Washington’s 9 ESDs are proud to partner again with Jeff Utecht (founder of Shifting Schools). Beginning in August and through the fall,...

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2020 Summer Education Connection

2020 Summer Education Connection

In this issue read about: New Regional Superintendents Washington State - Recognized Schools Serving the Whole Student - A New Team Approach Behavioral Health Q&A  Shifting Schools AESD Network - Supporting Schools Top Ten Tech Tips Creating FlexLessons And more!...

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2020 Winter Education Connection

2020 Winter Education Connection

Welcome back! We hope you had a relaxing winter break and are ready for the new year! We're excited to send the 2020 Winter Education Connection! It's available online, and you can look for a printed copy in the mail or sent to your school in early January. In this...

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What’s Happening on Facebook

AESD Network
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Know an educator who would benefit from a network of support? ID team members to join the Regional Educator Network. It’s free and open to any educator. https://www.waesd.org/regional-educator-networks/
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Book study is open to all educators in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska — FREE BOOK if you register by January 20!
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Educators: build your network and your career. Join the Regional Educator Network. It’s free. Enroll now. https://www.waesd.org/regional-educator-networks/
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NWESD 189 Educational Service District 105 ESD 112 Capital Region ESD 113 Oesd 114 Puget Sound Educational Service District Educational Service District 123 North Central ESD

Legislative News

2020 Legislative Session – Week 1

Session Overview & AESD Network Legislative Priorities The 2020 session begins today, January 13, and there are just 60 days to get AESD legislative priorities across the finish line.  An impressive AESD Network team effort over the last year puts us in a good...

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A Message from our AESD President on upcoming changes

Inevitably, change happens! Certainly the time between the winter Dispatch and this edition is evidence of that. The legislative session ended with mixed results in resolving various funding and policy issues impacting our school districts as well as the AESD. On a...

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2019 Legislative Session – Week of 4/8/19

2019 Legislative Session – Week of 4/8/19

Summary Monday is day 85 of the 105 day legislative session. If the two chambers can come to agreement on details of the budget, adjournment is scheduled for April 28. AESD Specific Bills School Safety HB 1216 is waiting in the Ways and Means Committee for a vote of...

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2019 Legislative Session – Week of 4/1/19

2019 Legislative Session – Week of 4/1/19

Summary Both the House and Senate released their operating budgets last week. The House passed their budget off the floor on Friday March 29, and the Senate is still in the process of passing their budget through the Ways and Means Committee. We anticipate it will...

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