2019 PSESD Staff Recognition Nominations Now Open!

2019-04-10T15:33:32+00:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Admin, All Staff Events|Tags: |

Each year PSESD employees or partners are nominated by their peers to receive one of seven awards. If you would like to nominate a fellow staff member who Models the Way, Encourages the Heart, Challenges the Process, Enables Others to Act, Inspires a Shared Vision or embodies Excellence and Equity in Education, please complete the [...]

Blood Drive at PSESD: April 10, 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

2019-03-13T14:55:18+00:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: Events, LTFS|Tags: |

The next Blood Drive hosted by Puget Sound ESD will be on Wednesday, April 10, from 8:30 am-2:30 pm. If you’re interested in giving blood, please sign up here: https://schedule.bloodworksnw.org/DonorPortal/GroupLanding.aspx?s=2327  If you’ve never donated blood before, you’re not alone! Click here for the first timer’s guide to donating blood.

Wishing Farewell to Nikum Pon!

2019-03-11T18:41:27+00:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, Staff Spotlight|

Come join us in sharing our well wishes with Nikum Pon and his wonderful family as they prepare for their next adventure! Staff and community members alike have benefitted from Nikum's charisma, authenticity and leadership in equity, and the loss of his impact will truly be felt across the agency. Available staff members can celebrate [...]

You’re Invited to Join the All Staff Planning Committee!

2019-02-19T22:02:09+00:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: All Staff Events, Communications & PR, Events|

We’re only 19 weeks away from the Spring All Staff event, but who’s counting? After the success of last year’s event, the All Staff Planning Committee is focused on hearing more ideas from more of you to make this Spring 2019 All Staff an event to remember! This year the All Staff Planning Committee is encouraging [...]

A Recipe for Giving

2019-02-05T23:21:55+00:00February 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: , |

The Giving Committee bake sale on January 29 was a huge success! Thanks to all for your cooking prowess and active participation for such a great cause. Because of your efforts, the Giving Committee was able to raise $646 for the Emergency Fund in the Learning Communities Foundation! This money will go directly to the [...]

Blood Drive at PSESD: Wednesday, February 6th

2019-01-22T17:34:14+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: |

The next Blood Drive hosted by Puget Sound ESD will be on Wednesday, February 6th, from 8:30am-2:30pm. If you're interested in giving blood, please sign up here: https://schedule.bloodworksnw.org/DonorPortal/GroupLanding.aspx?s=2327  If you've never donated blood before, you're not alone! Click here for the first timer's guide to donating blood.

Onsite Homeownership Consultations: January 23rd, February 21st

2019-01-16T19:10:33+00:00January 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

2019-01-29T19:10:37+00:00January 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

2019-01-29T16:06:47+00:00January 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+00:00January 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 [...]