For the 2020-21 school year, the WDE is offering an ongoing series of webinars and online training videos called WAVES (Web-Based Academic Vision for Excellence Symposium).  There will be 3-4 sessions per month for both K-12 and early childhood educators.  The sessions will be 90-120 minutes.

Presenters for WAVES 2020-2021

Upcoming Sessions (All times noted are in Mountain Standard Time)

  • December 3 (9:00 am-12:00 pm) Woodcock Johnson/Review of General Administration Procedures
  • December 10 (3:00-4:30 pm): Visual Impairment Eligibility Determination by Leslie Vanorman
  • January 14, 2021 (3:00-5:00 pm): Overcoming a poor quality Tier 1 through effective implementation of HPL/EBPs by Tessie Bailey
  • January 15, 2021 (9:00-11:00 am): K- Transition & Excecutive Functioning Skills by Deana Smith and Nikki Baldwin
  • January 28, 2021: Mythbusters by Stephanie Weaver
  • January 29, 2021 (10:00 am-12:00 pm): Goal Writing for EC by Tessie Bailey

Session Archives 

Contact – If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Duncan (jennifer.duncan@wyo.gov or 307-777-3530).