Current Webinars

The PA Department of Education with the Chester County Intermediate Unit are pleased to offer these upcoming webinars. Webinars are free of charge to all Pennsylvania Educators.

PIMS Child Accounting - 2013-14 Student Calendar Fact upfront edits (for CS, IU, CTC, PRRI, APS)

Madeline Rogers - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: This webinar for charter school, intermediate unit, CTC/AVTS, PRRI, and APS personnel will focus on (1) changes to the Residence Status Codes in Appendix N of PIMS User Manual, volume two and (2) up-front edits checking the relationship between key fields in the Student Calendar Fact file (Residence...

Target Audience: CS, IU, CTC, PRRI, and APS personnel

Available Sessions
Date Time Seats
Avail / Total
April 29, 2014 1:30pm - 3:00pm 28 / 200

Edge Assessment Results and Going ForwardAct 48 credit is available for this session

Stacey Aldrich - Commonwealth Libraries

Description: The State Librarian will present the results of the Edge Assessment and will discuss how to move forward with the data.

Target Audience: Public library directors and district consultants are encouraged to participate

Available Sessions
Date Time Seats
Avail / Total
April 28, 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm 180 / 250
May 1, 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm 180 / 250

FY 2014 E-rate for Beginners - Abridged!

Julie Tritt-Schell - PA State eRate Coordinator

Description: Webinar held on December 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm, for schools and libraries that are new to the E-rate program, a shortened, 2-hour E-rate training session will be presented. This training will be an extremely condensed version of the 6-hour training that was conducted at regional session this fall and will...

Target Audience: Technology Directors, Business Managers, Librarians, E-rate Application Contacts

Pennsylvania Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care

Dyan Schauer - Communication Education Services

Description: The PA NAP SACC is a sustainable, online intervention that can be completed by child care centers and homes. The content of the PA NAP SACC provides a wealth of practical resources, as well as easily accessible professional development modules for child care directors and staff (hours for Keystone STARS,...

Target Audience: Directors, Stars Specialists, and Pre-K Counts Specialists are encouraged to participate

Available Sessions
Date Time Seats
Avail / Total
May 13, 2014 9:00am - 10:30am 100 / 100

PIMS Question and Answer Webinars

PIMS Team - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: No formal presentation is planned for this session. Representatives from PDE, PIMS Application Support and the PIMS Team will be available to answer your questions regarding the PIMS Collection Submission. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to multiple LEAs. Have your PIMS Manual handy....

Target Audience: PIMS Administrators or any LEA staff who may have a question pertaining to PIMS data submission.

Available Sessions
Date Time Seats
Avail / Total
May 8, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm 175 / 200
May 22, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm 180 / 200
June 5, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm 182 / 200
June 19, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm 181 / 200

TIMS Certifying Officer and Chief School Administrator Question & Answer Session

Nancy Cheris - Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of School Leadership and Teacher Quality

Description: This question and answer session is for those who have questions about using the online Teacher Information Management System (TIMS). No presentation is planned. The session is not recorded. This session is offered once a month.

Target Audience: TIMS Public PreK -12 Certifying Officers, Approved Education Provider Certifying Officers

Available Sessions
Date Time Seats
Avail / Total
May 8, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm 21 / 25

For more information, contact: PDE Webinars Support Team : : 484.237.5168