Professional Development

Quality teachers are critical for school success. GEAR UP offers professional development so educators can stay on top of their game.

Upcoming Training Events

Eligibility & Registration for GEAR UP Professional Development Services and Training

To participate in professional development offered through Oklahoma GEAR UP, your school must be part of a designated Oklahoma GEAR UP school district.

Please read all workshop descriptions carefully. In certain cases, there might be prerequisites for advanced workshops. Also, please note that school administration must have designated the registrant to attend according to school district GEAR UP budgets.

To register for a workshop, simply click "register" below your workshop selection. For questions, email Mindy Teszlewicz, mindyt@osrhe.edu or call 405-225-9174.

April 2014


>>>>OK GEAR UP Leadership Academy (Day 4)
April 2
Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City

>>>>OK GEAR UP Parent Leadership Academy (PLA)
April 3-4
Rose State College, Midwest City

May 2014

>>>>OK GEAR UP Parent Leadership Academy
May 1-2
Rose State College, Midwest City

>>>>Ruby Payne, A Framework for Understanding Poverty, Local Training
May 28-29
Oklahoma State University - Oklahoma City
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June 2014

Solution Tree PLC @ Work
Las Vegas, NV, June 2-4
Missouri, June 5-7
Minnesota, June 11-13
Orlando, FL, June 17-19

>>>>OK GEAR UP: LOGIC II Training
LOGIC II is not mandatory but highly recommended for all GEAR UP school districts.

>>>>OK GEAR UP: Grant Writing Workshop
June 16-17
Rose State College, Midwest City
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>>>>OK GEAR UP: Implementing College & Career Readiness in Math through PLC's
June 16-19
Oklahoma City Community College and other regional sites TBA
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Info/Testimonials (PDFs, 200K)

>>>>OK GEAR UP: Implementing College & Career Readiness in Science
June 16-19 & June 23-26
Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford
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National Ruby Payne Certification Workshop
June 17-19
Santa Fe, NM

>>>> OK GEAR UP: Leadership Academy (Day 5&6)
June 19-20
Rose State College, Midwest City
To register, contact Mindy Teszlewicz at mindyt@osrhe.edu or 405.225.9174.

Model Schools
June 22-25

July 2014

ALCA State Conference
July 31 - Aug. 1
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August 2014

ALCA State Conference
July 31 - Aug. 1
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GEAR UP Training Materials/Handouts


GEAR UP Training Information Sheets - Training Descriptions
GEAR UP Math Institute (PDF, 17k)
GEAR UP Science Institute (PDF, 17k)
GEAR UP Parent Leadership Academy (PDF, 33k)
Grant Writing (PDF, 16K)
SREB Counselor Training Initiative (PDF, 10k)
SREB Leadership Curriculum Modules (PDF, 21k)

GEAR UP Presentation Materials
Coming Soon! Information from 2014 GEAR UP training sessions.