Student Support Specialist Training

Student Support Specialist Training

New Student Support Specialist Learning Pathway

The SSSLP has been updated for this school year.  Learners will have the knowledge of what is expected and the ability to implement all aspects of the CIS model outlined in the fidelity rubric and perform at a minimum the expected quality level.  Learners will complete a Hybrid Training consisting of online pre-work, a one-day instructor-led-training (ILT) and complete an online assessment to demonstrate knowledge transfer.  Ongoing support through observations and self-assessment and coaching is recommended to be utilized after initial training.  Learners will have the knowledge of what is expected and the ability to implement all aspects of the CIS model outlined in the fidelity rubric and perform at a minimum the expected quality level. 

Learners wishing to enroll in the course should complete CIS National’s Site Coordinator Learning Pathway and Motivational Interviewing prior to enrollment in this course.  

 

Location

Dates

SSS Training

East (Wilmington)

February 26th

Registration Link

West (Salisbury)

March 6th 

Registration Link

 


Check & Connect Training

What is Check & Connect? Check & Connect is a comprehensive intervention designed to enhance student engagement at school and with learning for disengaged and/or at-risk students in grades K-12, through relationship building, problem-solving and capacity building, and persistence. Check & Connect has been shown to have a positive impact on attendance, behavioral referrals, and school completion and clearly aligns with the CIS Model to drive student success.

The CISNC State Office will:

· Provide the Check & Connect training and associated materials at CISNC organized training.

· Provide meals during training hours.

· Provide support and resources related to implementation. The affiliate will:

The affiliate will:

· Support the full attendance and involvement of trainees throughout the training process.

· Provide transportation and meals outside of those provided by CISNC, if necessary.

· Ensure Check & Connect is being implemented with fidelity by the person(s) who attend the training.

· Provide trained staff with opportunities to share this work with all Affiliate staff.

Requirements for attending:

· Student support specialist has completed all CIS National and CISNC Learning Pathways, including Motivational Interviewing certificate.

· Student support specialist has weekly access to data and sufficient time to implement.

· Direct supervisor attends the training with site-based staff.

· Student support specialist works in a school meeting CIS Model standards.

· Student support specialist is considered full-time.

 

Location

Dates

Check & Connect Training

East (Wilmington)

February 27th

Registration Link

West (Salisbury)

March 7th  

Registration Link


CISDM Resources

Learning CISDM 2.0?  We have resources!  Check them out here: https://cisnc.org/member-area/cisdm-2-0/.  


FREE Motivational Interviewing 13-hour Online Certification Course

Remember, you can enroll in the MI course at any time and take the course at your own pace. We encourage all staff across the network to enroll, even Executive Directors.  MI is a prerequisite for Check & Connect.  If you are interested, click here to get enrolled today! (School-based staff must have prior approval from their Executive Director and/or Program Director before enrollment)