Employment Opportunities!

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May 122016

Speech-Language Pathology

ESU #9 located in Hastings, Nebraska has full and part time openings for Speech Language Pathologists. We offer both itinerant assignments and placements located at area schools. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply and CFY supervision is available. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as mentoring, and professional development. A certified application can be found online at http://hr.site.esu9.org/employment-opportunities/applications or call Jessica at 402-463-5611. Please send a letter of interest and resume to Jessica Moore, Director of Special Services, 1117 E. South Street, Hastings, NE 68901.  EOE  Positions open until filled. (posted 5/13/2016)

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Mar 302016


What if you could work sensible hours each week AND find more time to impact instruction, create a positive learning environment, and reduce office referrals?

Learn how to work less, produce more and still get the job done with The Breakthrough Coach.

With a proven method that has reshaped the lives of administrators and their assistants across the globe, The Breakthrough Coach provides you with the structure to:

  • Spend two full days each week observing classrooms
  • Work more efficiently
  • Empower your staff
  • Enjoy work-life balance
  • Raise student achievement

NOTE: To enable Administrative Assistants develop needed skills to best support the Breakthrough Coach process, a full day technology tools workshop has been included!

  • Learn tips for managing shared calendars 
  • Explore tools to create a more efficient workflow process
  • Extend the use of Google forms streamlined approval processes

Here is the link to the e-flyer

Register online at: https://connect.esu9.org/workshops/SectionDetails.aspx?SectionID=790

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Mar 212016

Register for all classes through ESU 9 unless otherwise noted. Cost per credit hour from Hastings College $185.

Instructor on Record
# of Credits1
May 23
Diving Deep Into Your School Data
(Data Retreat)
Amy Schultz 1  ED588DDS
May 24-26
Donalyn Miller (The Book Whisperer)
Day 1 – Reading in the Wild
Day 2 – Dead Presidents & Whales: Engaging Readers with Nonfiction Text AND
Revving Up Read Alouds
Day 3 – Read Well, Write Well
Amy Schultz 1 or 2 ED 588RW or


May 31 – June 30 Rewire & Focus Your Teaching and Learning (Independent Study)3 Jackie Ediger 1 or 3  ED588RFT
May 31-June 1 Renew & Revamp Your School/Classroom Website Jackie Ediger 1 ED588RRW
 June 1 -2 Math Curriculum Alignment Kristen Slechta 1 ED588MCA
June 2-3 Social Studies
Day 1 – Best Practices
Day 2 – Capitol Experience & Service Learning
Jackie Ediger 1 ED588SSB
June 7 Breakout EDU Jackie Ediger 0
June 13-17 UNL Math (NMSSI) – Experimentation, Conjecture & Reasoning4 Jessica Thompson 3 MATH 804T
June 13-15 Create & Code in the Classroom Jackie Ediger 2 ED588CC2
June 20-21 iPlay, iLearn, iCreate, iOrganize Kristen Slechta 1 ED588i 
June 22-23 Google=elgooG: Flipping Your World
Day 1 – Google=elgooG (Everything Google)
Day 2 – Flipping Your World (Video Creation and Flipped Classroom)
Jackie Ediger 1 ED588GF

1See individual class for ESU9 Registration fee (https://connect.esu9.org)

2Hastings College:  Cost: $185 per credit hour

3Contact Jackie Ediger (jackie.ediger@esu9.us) to register by May 30, 2016 or for more information

4Register through UNL

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Feb 162016

Quiz Bowl competitions were held on February 9, 10, & 11. The following teams placed in their respective competitions:

Elementary (Grades 4-6)
1st Place – Hastings Middle School Orange
2nd Place – St. Cecilia
3rd Place – Aurora Middle School Black

Junior High (Grades 7-8)
1st Place – Hastings Middle School Black
2nd Place – St. Cecilia Blue
3rd Place – Superior

High School Competition (Grades 9-12)
1st Place – Hastings High 1
2nd Place – Hastings High 3
3rd Place – Kenesaw

Check out the great photos on our Facebook page.

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ESU9 Offers Poster Printing Service

 DYK  Comments Off on ESU9 Offers Poster Printing Service
Nov 062015

PrinterPoster printing services are available for area schools. Costs range from $2.00 – $4.00 per linear foot depending on the content of the poster and the type of paper used (matte finish: 24″ or 42″ width or glossy finish: 42″ width).

If you have something to be printed, please use this form to submit your request…
Poster Printing Request
Within this form is a link to a file request folder on Dropbox. No Dropbox account is necessary to upload your poster file.

Your poster file name should include your name and school so it can be easily identified. Suggested formats for posters: PDF, JPG, PNG, GIF. (Please contact us if you have a different file format to make sure we can print it.)

Contact Lois Hafer (lois.hafer@esu9.us), Laura Ochsner (laura.ochsner@esu9.us) or Dolores Utecht (dolores.utecht@esu9.us) for more information.

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