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MEMBER DISTRICTS

DeSoto

Dr. Karyn Gary,
Superintendent
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Glades

Scott Bass,
Superintendent
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Hardee

David Durastanti,
Superintendent
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Hendry

Paul Puletti,
Superintendent
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Highlands

Wally Cox,
Superintendent
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Okeechobee

Ken Kenworthy,
Superintendent
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Heartland Educational Consortium is a regional, non-profit, educational service agency founded in 1996 to provide cooperative services to member districts in central rural Florida. The organization is dedicated to assisting member districts in achieving their goals and objectives through sharing ideas and resources to enhance the delivery of programs and services.

  • HEC Leadership Conference
  • New Teacher Recruitment Fair
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics
  • Aligned ...Vetted ...Embraced
  • Learning.com ...Excel in a Digital World
  • Advancement Via Individual Determination
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NOTICES

HEC Annual Leadership Conference & 20th Anniversary

June 8th, 2016

Heartland Educational Consortium is celebrating its 20th year of serving the small and rural districts of our region. Join us for our annual leadership conference at Lake Placid High School from 7:30am to 2:00pm, our keynote speaker is Dr. Lisa Dieker with a presentation on "Teaming for Success: Inclusive Practices to Close the Achievement Gap."

Registration is open to all teachers and administrators in the Heartland member districts.

More information

Register at https://goo.gl/4tFIyT


FCR-STEMLearn Elementary Mathematics Summer Institute

June 20-24 and June 27-30, 2016

Both the K-2 and 3-5 strands have been filled,
you should have received notification if you are either accepted or on the wait list.

Heartland Educational Consortium is offering a 2-week Elementary Mathematics Professional Development Opportunity with FCR-STEMLearn and FSU for teachers and instructional coaches. This program focuses on effective mathematics teaching and learning in the elementary classroom.

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Math/Science Partnership Grant

FCR-STEMLearn/HEC STEM Initiative 2015-16

Heartland Educational Consortium is partnering with FCR-STEM at FSU to offer six different Integrated STEM Summer Institutes around the state. Two are offered here at the consortium: Geometry and Diversity & Ecology, while others are offered in Orlando, Pembroke Pines, or Jacksonville.

Registration is now open to Instructional Coaches in addition to Secondary Math & Science Teachers!

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