Welcome to Eaton Regional Education Service Agency's online registration system. Below is a list of upcoming professional development offerings. To register, click on the event name.

Month
Date
Upcoming Event
January
1/17/2022
to 2/17/2023
Visual Supports: Pre-Recorded Session
Spaces Remaining: 997
A brief (15 min) presentation that dives into the evidence based practice of visuals supports; the different types and how to use them.
1/28/2022
to 1/25/2023
March
3/25/2022
Quality Compliant Transition IEPs
Spaces Remaining: 999
A brief presentation and powerpoint on the components needed for a quality compliant transition IEP. This presentation focuses on IEPs for ages 14 to 26 and details compliance versus best practice
September
9/8/2022
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Eaton County Frontline Workers Present: Improving the Client Experience
Spaces Remaining: 93
Eaton County Frontline Workers present Improving The Client Experience. Come and participate in a fun and interactive two-hour program designed to help you create a memorable client-centered experience. Maximum attendees: 100
9/22/2022
12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid (Virtual Session)
Spaces Remaining: 16
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. This 6.5-hour training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to children and adolescents (ages 6-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care. *Please note: Participants will complete 2-hours of self-paced online coursework and then participate in a 4.5-hour instructor-led videoconference. The 2-hour self-paced online portion must be completed BEFORE September 22. You will receive an email from MHFA Connect to create a profile. You must create the profile before you can be added to the course to start the pre-work. You will have at least one week to complete the pre-work before the Zoom session. Audience: school staff, coaches, camp counselors, youth group leaders, parents, anyone who works with youth. The link to training will be provided at a later date. Questions? Contact Mary Ann Schmedlen (mschmedlen@eatonresa.org or 517.541.8776)
October
10/18/2022
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Prevention Ethics Training
Spaces Remaining: 30
Explore the role of ethics in their daily prevention work. Describe the Prevention Code of Ethics’ six key principles and engage in discussions on ethical issues presented in various scenarios. Apply a four-step decision-making model to assess and address ethical dilemmas. The Ethics in Prevention training was developed under the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies task order.
10/25/2022
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 1 - School Safety and County Updates
Spaces Remaining: 94
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Douglas R. Lloyd, Eaton County Prosecuting Attorney as he gives us information on School Safety and County Updates in this first session.
November
11/3/2022
12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Youth Mental Health First Aid (In-person session)
Spaces Remaining: 20
Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders in youth. This 6.5-hour training gives adults who work with youth the skills they need to reach out and provide initial support to children and adolescents (ages 6-18) who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to the appropriate care. *Please note: Participants will complete 2-hours of self-paced online coursework and then participate in a 4.5-hour instructor led in-person workshop. The 2-hour self-paced online portion must be completed BEFORE November 3rd. You will receive an email from MHFA Connect to create a profile. You must create the profile before you can be added to the course to start the pre-work. You will have at least one week to complete the pre-work before the in-person workshop. Audience: school staff, coaches, camp counselors, youth group leaders, parents, anyone who works with youth. Questions? Contact Mary Ann Schmedlen (mschmedlen@eatonresa.org or 517.541.8776)
11/15/2022
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 2 - Education Update from the Legislature
Spaces Remaining: 95
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Angela Witwer, State Representative 71st House District as she provides information on Education Updates from the Legislature in this second session.
December
12/13/2022
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 3 - Emerging Issues Around Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Spaces Remaining: 96
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Dr. Terah Chambers, MSU Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion, as she provides information on Emerging Issues Around Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in this third session.
February
2/21/2023
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 4 - Business and Industry Updates for Greater Lansing
Spaces Remaining: 97
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Sarah Anthony, State Representative 68th House District, as she provides information on Business and Industry Updates for Greater Lansing in this fourth session.
March
3/21/2023
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 5 - Updates on Recruitment and Retention for Greater Lansing
Spaces Remaining: 96
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Steve Japinga, Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, as he provides information and Updates on Recruitment and Retention for Greater Lansing in this fifth session.
April
4/18/2023
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Eaton Leadership Network (ELN) Session 6 - Updates from the Michigan Department of Education
Spaces Remaining: 96
We are excited to announce the formation of the Eaton Leadership Network (ELN). Join us for a presentation by Dr. Michael Rice, State Superintendent, as he provides information and updates from the Michigan Department of Education in this sixth and final session.