Contact Information
Orion
13939 Diagonal Rd
Clearwater, Kansas 67026
Schedule:

SUMMER HOURS-
Monday-Thursday:
8:00am - 4:30pm

Map  
Phone: 620-584-3300
Toll Free: 877-875-3305
Fax: 620-584-3307
Second Year Classroom Teachers

 

Second-Year Mentoring Program for Classroom Teachers and Their Mentors

For questions regarding the mentoring program, please contact Shannon Fisher at sfisher@orioneducation.org or 316-992-7984 

A two-year mentoring program requirement by KSDE will be in effect for initial teaching licenses dated after June 30, 2017. Initial teaching licenses dated prior to July 1, 2017, will fall under the old one-year mentoring requirement.

 

CLICK HERE for Registration

**Once the mentor and mentee are registered in the program, Orion will contact them to choose training dates.

Pricing-
Member: $150 per 2nd year teacher and $150 per mentor
Nonmember: $200 per 2nd year teacher and $200 per mentor

 

As per KSDE’s mentoring guidelines, a mentor is now required to be trained PRIOR to the new teacher’s first contract day. Mentors must attend one of the following virtual meetings:

August 1

August 6

August 8

August 14

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**Once the mentor is registered in the program, he/she will be contacted to choose a training date.

 

1-Hour Fall Virtual Meeting for 2nd-Year Teachers and Their Mentors (each mentor/mentee pair will pick 1 to attend together)

September 3, 3:45-4:45

September 5, 3:45-4:45

September 6, 7:00-8:00am 

 

½-Day FALL Student Engagement Workshop--2nd-year classroom teachers only **no mentors

(teachers will pick 1 to attend)

October 4, Valley Center, 7:30-10:30am

October 9, Orion, 8:00-11:00 OR 12:00-3:00

 

½-Day SPRING Student Engagement Workshop--2nd-year classroom teachers only **no mentors

(teachers will pick 1 to attend)

January 29th, Valley Center, 7:30-10:30am

February 7, Orion, 8:00-11:00 OR 12:00-3:00

 

Mentor-Only Online Workshops, 3:45-4:30

  • October 24
  • December 12
  • February 27
  • April 24

 

Spring Virtual Meeting (30 minutes in April/May)

Date and time to be arranged by mentor program facilitator and mentee/mentor pair

 

For questions regarding the mentoring program, or to register, please contact Shannon Fisher at sfisher@orioneducation.org or 316-992-7984 


Click on the following links for other program specific information and dates: