Wisconsin State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) Spring Institute

2014 SPDG Spring Institute


Date:               May 20, 2014 - Pre-Conference
                        May 21-22, 2014 - Full Conference

Location:         The Tundra Lodge – Green Bay, Wisconsin

Under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 2004 (IDEA), Institutes of Higher Education (IHEs) and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) have been charged with ensuring ALL Wisconsin’s educators are prepared to meet the unique needs of ALL students. To promote the exploration and improvement of Wisconsin’s preservice practices, DPI and IHE Leadership are once again collaborating and presenting the sixth statewide Summer Institute for IHE faculty and staff in educational administration, pupil services, and teacher preparation.


Institute Evaluations

May 20 Evaluation
May 21 Evaluation
May 22 Evaluation
Overall Institute Evaluation


Presenter Materials

Building Collaboration Beyond the Campus

What Break-out Sessions Did I Select?


School Cohort PLC Team Documents:

PLC's Guide for 2014 SPDG Institute - PLC's Ladder of Feedback Guide - PLC's Tips for Presentation of Action Plans - PLC's Reviewing Action Plans


Keynote Presentation Materials:

Colleen Capper, Ed.D., UW-Madison - Presentation - Equity Audit of Teacher and Leadership Preparation Programs

Elise Frattura, Ph.D., UW-Milwaukee - Presentation

Jim Rickabaugh, Ph.D., The Institute at CESA #1 - Presentation - Conflict Activity

Mara Sapon-Shevin, Ed.D., Syracuse University - Presentation


Break-out Session Materials:

T-1 (Tylka) Planning for Early Literacy Success… - Presentation

T-2 UDL… - Presentation - UDL Guidelines - Exploration of UDL

T-3 Using WISEdash… - Presentation

T-4 Engaging Families…(Braunel and Braun) - Presentation

T-5 Personalized Learning in Action (Hartland School) - Presentation

T-6 Building Collaboration: A Deeper Look at IHE Mini-grants

T-7 UDL… - Presentation - UDL Guidelines - Exploration of UDL

T-8 Effectively Addressing Behaviors… - Presentation - Handout 1 - Handout 2

T-9 Multi-Level Systems of Support (panel)

T-10 Personalized Learning in Action (Hartland School) - Presentation

W-11 Be Upstanders, Not Bystanders - Presentation

W-12 Children…Trauma and EBD (Collins and Schultz) - Trauma and EBD Presentation - ABCs of Classroom Management Presentation

W-13 Preparing Future Educators… (Braunel and Braun) - Family Engagement for IHEs

W-14 Overview of High School Assessments… (Roush) - Presentation

W-15 Creating a Culture of Academic Optimism…(UW-Milwaukee)              Not yet available

W-18 Preservice Clinical Placements…

W-21 From EdTPA to Educator Effectiveness…


There are no materials to download for Sessions T-6, T-9, W-16, W-17, W-18, W-19, W-20, W-21, W-22, W-23, and W-24.

For questions about this information, contact Debra Ahrens (608) 266-7987