Past Webinars

These are webinars that have occurred in the past.

Annual PIMS Update Webinar 2014-15

Tom Ford - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: Preparing your Student Information System for the 2014-15 Annual PIMS Updates. A look at the new Data Collection Consolidation calendar, the Internal Snapshot process, new codes, business rules, legislation, the Sandbox and how it all affects PIMS reporting

Target Audience: All PIMS Points of Contact

Available Sessions
Date Time
August 11, 2014 9:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
October 2, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
October 16, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
October 23, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
October 30, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
November 6, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
November 13, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
December 4, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
December 18, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
January 22, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm
February 5, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm
February 19, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm
March 19, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm
April 16, 2015 1:00am - 7:00pm
May 14, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm
June 11, 2015 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
October 9, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
September 25, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
September 11, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
August 28, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
August 14, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 31, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 17, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Question & 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 questions regarding PIMS Collection Submissions. Preference will be granted to questions that apply to data submission.

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

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 3, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
April 16, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm

PIMS Adult and Secondary 2013-14 CTE Student Data

Tom Ford - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: Annual training/technical assistance provided to approximately 225 LEAs to provide an overview of school year 2013-14 PIMS data collection, submission and review procedures related to the collection of adult affidavit and secondary CTE student program enrollments required to meet mandated accountability...

Target Audience: PIMS Administrators and data contacts at Pa. career and technical education centers and some school districts.

Available Sessions
Date Time
June 5, 2014 8:00am - 7:00pm

Quick Math Assessment for Migrant ProgramsAct 48 credit is available for this session

Yolanda Yugar - Allegheny Intermediate Unit #3

Description: Webinar on how to administer and report Quick Math Assessments for Migrant Summer Programs. The assessments are given in grades 3-8. ***Migrant summer staff only***

Target Audience: Summer Teachers/Coaches for grades 3-8

Available Sessions
Date Time
June 16, 2014 1:00pm - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting 2013-2014--Question and Answer Session

Kathy Tendler - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: Child accounting representatives will be available to answer your questions regarding the PIMS Child Accounting data submission. No formal presentation is planned for this session.

Target Audience: Child Accounting Personnel

Available Sessions
Date Time
August 5, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm
August 12, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting CTC, IU, CS, PRRI and APS--Accurate Use of Residence Status Codes (Student Calendar Fact, field #7)

Madeline Rogers - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: This webinar for CTC/AVTS, intermediate unit, charter school, PRRI, and APS personnel will focus on the accurate use of Residence Status Codes in the Student Calendar Fact template. (Residency Status Codes can be found in Appendix N of PIMS User Manual, volume two.)

Target Audience: CTC, IU, CS, PRRI, and APS Child Accounting Personnel

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 24, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting School District Accurate Use of Residence Status Codes (Student Calendar Fact, field #7)

Madeline Rogers - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: This webinar for school district personnel will focus on the accurate use of Residence Status Codes in the Student Calendar Fact template. (Residency Status Codes can be found in Appendix N of PIMS User Manual, volume two.)

Target Audience: School District Child Accounting Personnel

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 22, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting 2013-2014 Explanation of Student Calendar Fact Template for Beginners Only

Lori Sieber - Department of Education

Description: This webinar is being provided to help the PIMS Child Accounting beginner prepare for the 2013-14 Student Calendar Fact submission. Focus will be on the data elements that need to be submitted to PIMS via the Student Calendar Fact template. Changes for the 2013-14 school year will be covered as well....

Target Audience: Child Accounting Beginners

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 10, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting 2013-2014 Explanation of School Calendar Template for Beginners Only

Lori Sieber - Department of Education

Description: This webinar is being provided to help the Child Accounting beginner prepare for the 2013-14 School Calendar submission. Focus will be on the data elements that need to be submitted to PIMS via the School Calendar template. Changes for the 2013-14 school year will be covered as well.

Target Audience: Child Accounting Beginners

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 8, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

TIMS Certifying Officer Question & Answer Session

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

Description: This question and answer session is for certification officers and chief school administrators who have questions about using the online Teacher Information Management System (TIMS). No presentation is planned. You may drop in at any time to ask a question. The session is not recorded.

Target Audience: PreK-12 Certifying Officers, Superintendents/Chief School Administrators and IHE Certifying Officers using TIMS.

Available Sessions
Date Time
June 24, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
July 23, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
August 6, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
September 18, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
October 22, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
November 12, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm
December 9, 2014 11:00am - 7:00pm

TIMS Applicant 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.

Target Audience: Applicants applying for Pennsylvania certification using TIMS

Available Sessions
Date Time
June 3, 2014 4:00pm - 7:00pm
July 1, 2014 4:00pm - 7:00pm
August 12, 2014 4:00pm - 7:00pm
October 29, 2014 4:00pm - 7:00pm
December 2, 2014 4:00pm - 7:00pm

How to Apply for a Level 1 Teaching Certificate for PA Graduates

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

Description: This training session is designed for those who will complete a teacher, supervisory or administrator preparation program at a Pennsylvania college or university this year. The training session provides information about applying for your level I certificate using the online Teacher Information Management...

Target Audience: Students completing a teacher, supervisor or administrator preparation program within the current school year at a Pennsylvania institution who plan to apply for Pennsylvania certification.

Available Sessions
Date Time
November 19, 2014 3:30pm - 7:00pm

TIMS How to Apply for your Level II Certificate

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

Description: This session is designed to help Pennsylvania Level I instructional certificate holders prepare and apply for the level II certification. Please attend a session if you are in your third, fourth or fifth year of teaching. We recommend that you apply as soon as you have completed the requirements but...

Target Audience: Pennsylvania teachers in their third, fourth or fifth year of service on their Instructional I certificate.

Available Sessions
Date Time
September 24, 2014 3:30pm - 7:00pm

TIMS Certification Officers IHE Review & Update Training

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

Description: This training session is designed for provisioned approved program provider TIMS Certifying Officers. Topics include an overview of the Teacher Information Management System (TIMS) features and operational processes for new users; update information; planning strategies; and best practices. The session...

Target Audience: Program provider TIMS Certifying Officers

Available Sessions
Date Time
October 7, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

TIMS Certification Officers- LEA Permit & Update Training

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

Description: This training session is designed for provisioned PreK-12 Certifying Officers and Superintendent/CSAs (Chief School Administrator). Topics include an overview of the Teacher Information Management System (TIMS) features and operational processes for new users; emergency permit/new school year highlights;...

Target Audience: TIMS PreK-12 Certifying Officers and Superintendent/CSAs (Chief School Administrator)

Available Sessions
Date Time
July 8, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

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
April 13, 2014 10:00am - 11:00am

Service Delivery Plan for Service ProvidersAct 48 credit is available for this session

Pamela Wrigley - ESCORT

Description: Overview of the PA-MEP Comprehensive Needs Assessment and Service Delivery Plan ***Migrant Education staff only***

Target Audience: All Migrant Education Staff

Available Sessions
Date Time
March 18, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

PIMS Child Accounting - 2013-14 Student Calendar Fact upfront edits (for SD)

Madeline Rogers - Pennsylvania Department of Education

Description: This webinar for school district personnel will focus on (1) changes to the Residence Status Codes found 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 Status Code, District Code of Residence,...

Target Audience: School Districts

Available Sessions
Date Time
April 15, 2014 1:30pm - 7:00pm
April 22, 2014 10:00am - 7:00pm

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
April 29, 2014 1:30pm - 3:00pm

For more information, contact: PDE Webinars Support Team : pdewebinars@cciu.org : 484.237.5141