Announcing pdEnroller, PSESD’s new Registration Management and Clock Hour System!

2018-03-20T19:29:50+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Categories: Admin, Clock Hours|

Announcing pdEnroller, PSESD’s new Registration Management and Clock Hour System! pdEnroller was developed by ESD 112 with a vision of having all nine ESDs and OSPI use the program for their professional development registration and clock hour management. Puget Sound ESD will launch pdEnroller on on April 2, 2018. The week prior to the launch [...]

Farewell, Jill Patnode!

2018-03-15T17:59:59+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Categories: LTFS|Tags: |

Jill Patnode is leaving PSESD for an exciting new opportunity as the Thriving Schools Program Manager with Kaiser Permanente. Jill has been with PSESD for 15 years, and her dedication for the work and commitment to the Agency’s END has reached across the entire region and our agency. While we are sad to see her [...]

Kanani Vidal to Participate in National Hula Competition in Hilo, Hawaii

2018-03-13T20:19:31+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Staff Spotlight|Tags: , , , |

Kanani Vidal from the Expanded Learning team has been hula dancing for years, and this year her Halau (hula group) is participating in a national competition in Hilo, Hawai'i! Kanani told us, "I am of Hawaiian descent and I have danced hula since I was a little girl. It's a big part of who I [...]

Personal Care Drive at PSESD – Ends 3/31!

2018-03-13T19:51:10+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Giving Committee|Tags: , , |

The PSESD Giving Committee is partnering with Communities in School to collect personal care items, March 1-31. CIS is part of the nation's leading dropout prevention organization, working in public schools to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. In Renton last year, their site [...]

EVENT: Redefining Your Relationship With Conflict, 5/21 @ PSESD

2018-03-07T18:49:03+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Categories: Events, Special Services|Tags: , , |

Special Services would like to invite you to attend a beneficial professional development opportunity on conflict management that applies to every aspect of your professional journey. Redefining Your Relationship With Conflict will be held at PSESD (800 Oakesdale Ave SW, Renton, WA) on May 21st from 9am-3pm. We will have a guest presenter, Greg Abell, who [...]

Modeling the Way As We Engage in Continued Leadership and Learning

2018-02-20T20:42:04+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Categories: Expanded Learning|

Welcome to Nashville and to the 2018 AASA, The School Superintendents Association,  National Conference on Education! #NCE18  Our very own Dr. Marion Smith, Jr. (Director, K-12 Learning, Leadership & Student Success) attended the AASA National Conference on Education in Nashville, TN (Feb 14-18, 2018). With hundreds of educational learning session opportunities, Dr. Smith engaged and [...]

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-02-14T23:19:08+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We are pleased to welcome our newest hires here at the PSESD! From left to right we have: Sonia Dye (Infant/Toddler Teacher, WCCW/Early Learning), Christine Caro (Home Visitor, Early Learning), Kendall Wallace (Executive Assistant, WCT/UP), Cameryn Ariola-Moku (Program Specialist, Early Learning), and Jennifer Dahl (Home Visitor, Early Learning).

Job Well Done, Race to the Top Team!

2018-02-13T20:49:07+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Race to the Top|Tags: |

We want to express our gratitude to the awesome work of our Race to the Top team. During the January All Staff Meeting, we presented a video of the team and the work they accomplished. In case you were unable to make it to that meeting, we have included the video below: [...]

Vote Now in the Regional High School Art Show!

2018-02-09T22:33:36+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Arts Impact|Tags: , , , |

Arts Impact is excited to announce that voting is now open for the Regional High School Art Show! Art is displayed on the 1st floor of the Puget Sound ESD building (be sure to look down all of the hallways, artwork is everywhere!). Ballots can be found at the front desk reception area. Please cast [...]

Did you miss picture day?

2018-02-09T21:26:34+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Admin|

Do you need a new photo for your Outlook, social media accounts or PSESD badge? The Communications Team will be hosting a picture day on Monday, February 12 from 11:00am-1:00pm. Visit us in the 1st Floor Conference Center to get your photograph taken! No reservations are needed. Just stop in when you are free! For best image results, [...]