BIR's Training - New Cohorts

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 12/13/2020 11:59 PM
Last Date to Cancel: 12/11/2020 11:59 PM
Agency: Metro ECSU
Agency Contact: Hope Beissel
Agency Assistant: Angela Skrade 612-638-1528
Location: Virtual
Zoom link
Metro ECSU, MN 55112
Facility: Virtual
12/11/2020 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

INVITE ONLY: Pyramid Model Implementation Team members, including at a minimum the Data Manager, one Internal Coach, Administrator, and External Coach. All roles mentioned above must attend.

The focus of this training opportunity is to:

o   Provide a detailed overview of the BIR’s and what it is designed to do

o   Discuss how to make the BIR’s data meaningful and useful

o   Discuss options for gathering and reporting the BIR’s

o   Set up a system for gathering, summarizing, and visualizing the data for decision making.  This will include some    combination of using Google Survey Forms with Google Sheets and an Excel One Drive account that will be used to collect and automatically summarize BIR’s data for your program.

o   Practice entering BIR’s and experiment with data manipulation on site specific google form and Excel One Drive forms

o   Action Plan how you will roll out your new BIR’s forms at implementation site.

Lunch for Centers of Excellence trainings is an hour.

Interpreter needs: when you receive email confirmation for this training, please contact Angela at to make arrangements for interpreter services.

Please note that any training may be cancelled if less than 10 participants register.

***This initiative is made possible with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education using federal funding CFDA #84.181 Special Education - Grants for Infants & Families. Unless otherwise specified, this activity does not necessarily represent the policy of the MN Centers of Excellence, Metro ECSU, federal Department of Education or the state Department of Education and you should not assume endorsement by the federal or state government.

Cancellation: You can cancel your own registration for an event before the cancellation deadline. (Please check the event information for specific cancellation details.) If the event has a fee, refunds are possible only if cancellation is prior to the deadline. If you do not attend and do not cancel prior to an event, you are still responsible for payment and will be billed.

Special Accommodations: Please alert Metro ECSU 2-3 weeks prior to the workshop/event if you need special accommodations, including sign language interpreters. (Metro ECSU requires a notice of 2 business days to cancel a sign language interpreter. If you fail to cancel, we reserve the right to bill your school/district for this expense.) Update your profile as needed. Special accommodations are not included with each registration, but are stored in your profile until you make changes.