Advisory Board for Exceptional Children Meeting Agenda
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Special Education Advisory Board for Exceptional Children (Advisory Board) is meeting on March 17 & 18, 2016 at the Manual Lujan, Jr. Building, Room 234, 1011 Indian School Road, NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87104.
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) in collaboration with the
Indian Affairs Office of Facilities, Property and Safety
Management-Division of Safety and Risk Management (DSRM)
will conduct an webinar series held on the third Thursday of each
month. As part of this series, BIE and DSRM will hold a webinar on
Thursday, December 17, 2015 on Vocational Shop Safety. This
one hour webinar is designed to establish safety awareness within
vocational shops and laboratories. The presenter, Derrick Chee,
will provide an overview of duties and responsibilities of an
instructor, importance of rules and regulations, and proper use of
hand and power tools.
The Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) has announced the availability of funds through the Sovereignty in Indian Education Enhancement Program (SIE) to tribes and their tribal education agencies to promote tribal control and operation of BIE-funded schools on their reservations. The BIE will provide pre-grant application training to support interested tribes and tribal education departments in applying for SIE Program funding. BIE will offer two training sessions via webinar on Tuesday, December 8 and Friday, December 11, 2015.
The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) will hold two National Board Certification Orientation Sessions for BIE Educators on Tuesday, December 8 and Thursday, December 17, 2015. These orientation sessions will be conducted via webinar led by Joan Celestino, NBCT and Candidate Support Provider