Previous Events 

Manufacturing: You're Talkin' Our Language Conference 
KCIE dazzled manufacturing professionals and educators at the “Manufacturing: You’re Talkin’ Our Language” conference with industry related content. Speakers discussed a variety of topics ranging from manufacturing skills—as well as teaching these skills—to entrepreneurship.
Gail Boller, keynote speaker, shared how his background and experiences guided his career as founder and president of the Natoma Corporation. While, Boller’s story made a personal connection with conference attendees, other speakers presented their subjects from the pragmatic stances of plant managers and educators.
Date, Time, and Location: March 28, 2013 from 9:00-3:00 PM (CST) FHSU Campus- Memorial Union
Presenter: Varied; Funding provided by a Rigorous Program of Study in Manufacturing Productive Pathway Grant 
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 "Very good . . . great presentations by FHSU faculty/staff, Thanks for a great day!"
 
" . . . it was nice having experts from the industry."
  
"Very good atmosphere. Thank you Mr. Stewart and staff." 
  

 

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Enhancing Academic Achievement Through Movement- This graduate level workshop will illustrate how physical movement facilitates cognitive functioning, increases motor abilities, promotes problem-solving skills, enhances self-esteem, thus improving reading skills
Date, Time, and Location: June 10, 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenters: Drs. Beth Walizer and Joyce Ellis

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Intermediate Technology Components - This graduate level workshop will focus on implementing technology to successfully navigate websites, use search engines, and some tips to maneuver online courses. Complete all three workshops in the technology series to receive a Five-Pointer Certificate. 
Date, Time, and Location: June 18, 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenter: Mr. Kevin Splichal 
Registration Cost: $90.00

"I appreciated the small group setting. Kevin's knowledge was evident and he was very helpful and patient."
"Thanks for making this available."
"Very very useful and informative workshop! Glad I came and will refer others to this workshop." 

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Text Meets Technology: The Integration of Technology in Reading - This graduate level workshop will focus on integration of reading (fiction and nonfiction literature) and Common Core using technology which will help save time and make information more enjoyable for students.
Date, Time, and Location: July 8, 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenter: Dr. Beth Walizer
Registration Cost: $90.00

"Best workshop I have ever been to! Learned a lot!"
100% of participants would attend future KCIE-sponsored workshops and agreed that the content was valuable. 

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Advanced Technology Components - This graduate level workshop will target the best methods to maneuver online within Blackboard and Google. Complete all three workshops in the technology series to receive a Five-Pointer Certificate. 
Date, Time, and Location: July 9, 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenter: Mr. Kevin Splichal
Registration Cost: $90.00

"Great information to use in the classroom."
"Everything was applicable to my teaching job. I am looking forward to using all of the google possibilities!"
"Great workshop."
 

The Power of Blended Learning in Delivering the Common Core Standards - Millennial students are as different and unique as any of the generations which have gone before them. Instructing these digital natives can be especially challenging for those who do not understand their characteristics and learning habits. This graduate level workshop introduces a series of Open Source (free) digital tools available for teachers to use in a blended learning process that will connect participants directly with the net generation.
Date, Time, and Location: July 29 , 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenter: Dr. Adam Holden
Registration Cost: $90.00

 

"The speaker was easy to listen to and very knowledgeable. He gave valuable information."
"It is current and what is going on now. Very real topics/relevant to teaching!"
"It was very informative and it really opened my eyes to do more effective teaching."

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Fred Jones Positive Classroom Management and Discipline - This workshop will provide the fundamental tools and necessary skills to implement a positive classroom environment conducive to learning with a proactive rather than a reactive approach to management and discipline. 
Date, Time, and Location: August 5, 2013 from 8:00-4:00 PM (CST) FHSU's Sternberg Museum, Hays, KS
Presenter: Ms. Audrey Johnson
Registration Cost: $90.00
Course No.: TEEL 670VA: Workshop in Education II

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Title: Building Relationships with Families and Partnerships within Communities
Presenters: Mrs. Sara Stoup and Mrs. Natalie Unruh
Location: FHSU - Rarick Hall 236B
Course #: TEEL 670 Workshop in Education II
Date: 2/22/14
Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Course Descr.: The intended audience is Early Childhood and Youth Development Professionals. This workshop addresses Content Area IV: Families and Communities as stated in the Core Competencies for Early Childhood and Youth Development Professionals. Participants will develop an understanding of appropriate services, resources and technology through an interactive workshop approach that will assist participants to work collaboratively with families and agencies/organizations to meet the diverse needs of children, youth, and families.
Credit: 1


Title: *Getting to Know My Home from Foundation to Roof
Presenters: Mr. Kris Munsch
Location: FHSU - Davis Hall
Course #: TECS 606D: Tech Issues
Date: 3/8/14
Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
End Reg. Date: 3/1/14
Course Descr.: This workshop is for anyone thinking about, that owns, or is involved in some type of home renovation. Participants will be engaged from the foundation to roof, will examine HVAC systems, and will consider proper drainage.
Cost: $90.00 workshop fee plus cost for tuition, if applicable
Credit: 1