Professional Development

Regional Calendar: Upcoming Events & Registrations

Spring 2023 PD Day

Mark your calendar for the upcoming Spring PD Day on April 7th, 2023!

Where: Ontario, Oregon

Bootstrap Math & Data Science Workshops

Date(s): February 3, 2023 (Math); February 4, 2023 (Data Science)

These workshops are FREE for Oregon educators. The format is a one-day PD session with several virtual follow-ups through March.

Where: Oregon Tech, Wilson, OR

Standard Reunification Method - Reunification Exercise

Date(s): April 6th, 2023

The "I Love U Guys" Foundation is bringing their team to the local community to provide schools with proven methods to conduct a successful reunification in the event of an incident requiring evacuation.

Where: Four Rivers Cultural Center, Ontario, OR

Save the Date

Fall PD Day will be October 6th, 2023!

2023 Regional Math Challenge

The 2023 Challenge kicks off January 23! See challenge information below.


Date(s): February 7th, 2023

Postvention is an organized response in an aftermath of a suicide to help support those affected by suicide in different ways.

Where: Nyssa, OR (Specific Location TBD)

ASIST Suicide Prevention and Response Training (Two-Day Training)

ASIST is a comprehensive, coordinated and integrated suicide intervention training that reflects current best-practice in suicide intervention. There will be two separate two-day training dates: Feb. 28th and March 1st, 2023/April 6th & 7th, 2023. 8:00am - 4:00pm each day.

Where: Malheur ESD

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Date(s): January 24th, 2023 & March 7th, 2023

Youth Mental Health First Aid is a 5-step action plan designed to teach adults how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.

Where: Malheur ESD

Wide Open Spaces - Spring 2023

Date(s): April 16-18, 2023

Are you a rural administrator? Don't miss Wide Open Spaces, a rural administrators support network meeting April 16-18, 2023 at Riverhouse on the Deschutes.

Where: Bend, OR

K-12 Writing Workshops with Yolanda Westerberg

Using strategies from Step Up To Writing, Best Practices in Writing Instruction, and the Writer's Workshop Model, this interactive, hands-on session will focus on research=based, classroom-tested activities that participants will be able to take straight into their classroom.

Oregon Teacher Scholars Program

The Oregon Teacher Scholars Program offers a scholarship of $10,000 per school year for ethnically diverse or Heritage Speakers of a language other than English. Applications for 2023-24 are being accepted now through March 1, 2023.

321 Insight

321 Insight's ParaSharp and Trauma Informed series provide toolkits to equip school/district staff and paraeducators to handle student challenges and enable student success. All school districts within our 5 county region now have access to these professional development and training series.

SB13 Tribal History/Shared History Professional Development Courses

These courses are designed to support educators in building a foundation for teaching, training, and serving as a source of support, knowledge, and advocacy within their school, district, or organization for the Senate Bill 13 Tribal History/Shared History curriculum.

EOREN Professional Development

Other Professional Development Resources