All grantees must send a team to the end of the year workshop, Documenting and Communicating Success. There will be four optional professional development events. Three day-long workshops will be provided on each approach in a central location. Districts should send staff members who are engaged in implementing plans on that approach. A summer institute for sexual health educators will be offered for health or PE teachers who will be implementing sexual health education in your district. Wednesday, October 22, 2014 ESHE What is Exemplary Sexual Health Education? Components Standards Core competencies of teachers Selecting/ creating a curriculum Thursday, November 6, 2014 SSLE How Can School Be Safer for Learning? Components of a safe environment Parent and student engagement Appropriate policies and procedures Supporting LGBT students and their families Tuesday, December 2, 2014 SHS How Can Schools Ensure that Students Receive Sexual Health Services? Services in schools Supported referrals Identifying local health and social services Evaluating services for LGBT youth Thursday, June 18, 2015 (required) Documenting and Communicating Success Evaluating your work Learning from other districts Communication skills Summer, 2015 (Dates to be determined) ESE will offer a 3-5 day institute for health teachers to develop the requisite knowledge, comfort and skills to deliver an exemplary sexual health curriculum. This institute will align with the National Teacher Preparation Standards for Sexuality Education. PDPs will be provided for full participation in the institute.