Onsite Homeownership Consultations: January 23rd, February 21st

2019-01-16T19:10:33+00:00 January 16th, 2019|Categories: Events, Lunch & Learn|Tags: , , |

Whether you are a first or second-time homebuyer, or selling your home, this exclusive program will make the decision easier and less expensive. It is provided to you at no cost and no obligation as part of your EAP benefits package. Is now a good time to Buy? To Sell? Refinance? Consolidate debt? Renovate? 0% and [...]

A Holiday Gift Drive to Remember

2019-01-15T22:05:31+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , , , |

The Treehouse for Kids Holiday Drive last month was a huge success! Our two Treehouse bins were overflowing with new clothing and toys, not to mention the many generous donations that were made online. Thank you to everyone for spreading the word about the drive-it made a huge difference! We appreciate you all! A very special [...]

Coaching & Leading for Racial Equity: February 20, February 27, and March 6

2019-01-10T17:16:22+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Categories: Admin, Equity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence, Events|Tags: , |

Conflict and engaging in difficult conversations about race are often challenging. Join us for a three-part experiential learning series where you will examine race, power, White privilege, and institutional racism to deepen your understanding and practice around coaching and adaptive leadership for racial equity. You will explore tools, resources and practices to identify your core [...]

Special Services Lunch & Learn on January 15, 2019

2019-01-08T17:01:39+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Categories: Admin, Events|Tags: , , |

Discover ways that you as an educator, staff member, family member, or friend can support and advocate for individuals with disabilities. This lunch and learn will provide an overview of Section 504 law and 504 plans for school-aged youth. Discussion topics will include: 504 Eligibility Determining appropriate accommodations The difference between 504s and IEPs Steps [...]

Another Year, Another Delicious Cookie Exchange

2019-01-10T17:19:40+00:00 December 20th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR, Events|Tags: , , |

The Communications, Government Relations and PR Team hosted the annual Winter Cookie Exchange in Renton on Wednesday, December 19th, and it's safe to say that all attendees left with either a full belly or a full bag of delicious treats – some with both.  Winter can always be a busy time for staff across the [...]

PSESD Cookie Exchange 2018 on Wednesday, December 19th

2018-12-09T23:48:39+00:00 December 9th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR, Events|Tags: , , |

The PSESD Communications, Government & Public Relations Team is hosting a Winter Cookie Exchange on Wednesday, December 19th from 12:30pm-2:00pm on the 1st Floor of the PSESD Building in Renton (800 Oakesdale Ave SW). Each person who participates will be asked to bake 2 dozen cookies to share, and you'll be able to take some [...]

Support the Holiday Drive this Winter with Treehouse for Kids!

2018-11-21T00:13:03+00:00 November 21st, 2018|Categories: Events, Giving Committee|Tags: , , , |

The Giving Committee and the PSESD Learning Communities Foundation will be hosting a holiday drive supporting Treehouse for Kids. Please help make the holiday season brighter for youth in foster care across Washington State by donating new toys and clothing. For gift ideas, please feel free to take one of the lists provided by Treehouse [...]

Join the Giving Committee on November 29, 2018

2018-11-20T23:47:34+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Categories: Events, Giving Committee|Tags: , , |

The year's first PSESD Giving Committee Meeting will take place on November 29, 2018 from 11:00am-12pm in Cayuse. We will be discussing the upcoming United Way campaign and brainstorming other fundraising ideas. If you are interested in joining the committee, please reach out to Krissy (knagasawa@psesd.org) and Angela (abolam@psesd.org) prior to the meeting. We look [...]

Honoring Native American Heritage Month

2018-11-29T22:20:48+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Categories: Events, Native American Education Program|

November marks a time to honor the culture and history of Native Americans and Alaskan Natives through Native American Heritage Month. It is a reminder of the importance of the first inhabitants of the country we live in today, and an acknowledgement of our appreciation for the Native American and Alaskan Native [...]

Celebrating American Education Week on November 12-16, 2018

2018-11-07T23:59:29+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Categories: AEW, Communications & PR, Events|

Get ready to celebrate American Education Week at Puget Sound ESD! During the week of November 12-16, 2018, staff members are encouraged to highlight the individuals who make public education possible. As we all know, it takes a team to ensure that every child receives a high quality education. During American Education Week, it's our [...]