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Virtual Assessment Informational Session (Mar 2, 2021)

This informational session will help programs participating in SOWA's Spring 2021 Virtual External Assessments to prepare and learn what to expect as they engage in virtual observations. This session is open to anyone who is participating in a spring 2021 quality initiative through SOWA that will be receiving external assessments. An alternate session will be held on March 4th for those who are unable to attend.

Learning Objectives:
- Learn the protocols and procedures involved with virtual assessments.
- Discuss what information will be needed from programs for assessors to join their program virtually.
- Make participants familiar with the scheduling form, spring assessment schedule, and how to communicate changes to their program schedule.
- Discuss what programs can expect before, during, and after their assessment.
- Provide an opportunity for programs to ask questions and to provide input.

About the Instructor

Most SOWA workshops and webinars are STARS approved. Classes fill quickly and registrations are processed in the order received. Your registration is not complete until payment is received.

If you have a question regarding:

    • Workshops in Spokane County, contact Benjamin Baird at bbaird [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • Workshops in King County, contact Janell Jordan at jjordan [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • Best Starts for Kids workshops or meetings, contact Lex Gavin at lgavin [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • Workshops in Pierce County, contact Ka'ohe Wong at kwong [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • OSPI - 21st Century Community Learning Center workshops, contact Lindy Ah Sam at lahsam [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • General Community Workshops or STARS Credit for Licensed Child Care Providers, contact Nerrisah Townsend at ntownsend [at] schoolsoutwashington.org

    • For all other inquiries regarding trainings or workshops, contact Sheely Mauck at smauck [at] schoolsoutwashington.org or call the Seattle main office number at 206.323.2396

SOWA reserves the right to cancel any training event two business days prior to the event. In case of cancellation, registrants will be notified and registration fees refunded. If you cannot attend a training event, we will refund your registration fees only if we are contacted at least two business days prior to the event. Otherwise, no refunds will be given.