Oregon Department of Education
ESEA Odyssey 2013-Bend
A Three-Day Training
August 6-8, 2013

The Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center
Hotel: 2850 NW Rippling River Ct.
Convention Center: 3075 N Business 97 (located across the river from the hotel.)
Bend Oregon 97701

The Oregon Department of Education (ODE) has a full line-up this year of workshops around a variety of ESEA topics and programs. Some workshops will be repeated. Prior registration is required, and has been extended until Aug. 2, 2013. There is no charge for this training event. So, register soon!

The first day (Aug. 6) will include two, half-day sessions specifically for Priority and Focus Schools:
  • The first half-day session for Priority and Focus Schools will cover such things as planning and monitoring.
  • The second half-day session entitled, "Educator Effectiveness Systems: Standards, Rubrics and Observations" will focus on components of each district’s new teacher evaluation system. Participants should bring copies of their district’s rubric for teacher evaluation for the 2013-14 school year and their district implementation plan.

The remaining two days (Aug. 7-8) will include a large assortment of topics around ESEA.

There are a limited number of blocked rooms at the Riverhouse Hotel at the government rate of $114 + tax (single occupancy) and $10 for each additional guest. Call the toll-free reservation line at: 1-800-547-3928 and mention "Odyssey 2013." Limited hold for the block of rooms: May 10-July 6.

Further information about the Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center can be found on their website at: http://www.riverhouse.com.

Prior registration is required. To register for this event, go to: Odyssey 2013-Bend Oregon

In Bend, onsite check-in will begin at 7:45 AM each day. Please arrive accordingly to allow enough time for the sign-in process prior to the start of each day's activities.

Workshop Content Information:
For more information and details about the topics to be covered, go to ESEA Odyssey 2013 or contact:
When:  Starts:  7:45 AM, Tuesday, 6 August 2013
   Ends:  5:00 PM, Thursday, 8 August 2013
Where: Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center
3075 N Business 97
Bend, OR
Contact(s): Stacie Ankrum Email    (503) 947-5633
Federal Systems - Office Specialist
Dona Bolt Email    (503) 947-5781
Federal Systems - Ed. Specialist, Homeless
Emily Swope Email    (503) 947-5642
Federal Systems - Administrative Specialist
7:45a  -  5:00p   "ESEA: Odyssey 2013--Bend"
Speaker: ODE Staff
Day 1: Tuesday, August 6
7:45 AM: On-site Registration
8:15 AM: Planning & Monitoring for Focus & Model Schools (AM Half-Day Session)
1:00 PM: Educator Effectiveness: Standards, Rubrics and Observations (PM Half-Day Session)

Day 2: Wednesday, August 7
7:45 AM: On-site Registration
8:15 AM: General Session / ESEA Trainings (A Full-Day of Training)

Day 3: Thursday, August 8
7:45 AM: On-site Registration
8:15 AM: General Session / ESEA Trainings (A Full-Day of Training)

Concurrent workshops throughout Days 2 & 3 with some repeated sessions.

Contact Us

Oregon Department of Education
Voice: 503-947-5600
Fax: 503-378-5156
255 Capitol Street NE
Salem, OR 97310-0203

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