The Family Survey Kickoff Webinar provides the important information about the Early Intervention Survey Process for FY 19-20. Included in the webinar are: background of the family survey, a review of the new family survey, logistics of the survey, and dissemination materials. In addition, questions from the field were also fielded.
Early Intervention Leadership Guide: Check out the new Early Intervention Leadership Guide from the Office of Child Development and Early Learning! Whether you are a new leader in EI or a veteran leader, utilize this guide to review information, help answer questions, and support you in your leadership role.
Notice of Recommended Educational Placement (NOREP) Webinar: This webinar explains the foundation of what a NOREP is, requirements from IDEA and Chapter 14 in regard to a NOREP, and recent updates to the NOREP from OCDEL to ensure that we are documenting information in an appropriate way for families. We have included the powerpoint from the webinar as a resource as well.
Three Proven Strategies for Leading Virtual Teams: As Early Intervention programs have shifted to a combination of in-person and virtual support, leaders may be tasked with supervising their staff from afar. This article provides three foundational strategies for leading teams virtually that include the profile of a successful virtual worker, setting explicit expectations, and understanding the unique dynamics of a virtual team.
The Educator Context and Stress Spectrum: As an Early Intervention leader, you want to make sure you are supporting your staff in these changing times. This resource was designed to support staff by allowing leaders to gain a greater awareness of current stress levels and provide practical strategies based on the results.