Webinar Sessions

DIRS Reporting
Tuesday, March 8th
2pm - 3pm [CST]

This session will cover the updated State DIRS reporting codes for 2021 and beyond. We will also review how to properly enter in an incident, required fields and frequently missed steps. Teacher referrals will also be included.
Presenters: Cassy Peterson/ Kadie Stoltz, Region 1
Registration Closes: Friday March 4th at 4.30pm -- REGISTRATION CLOSED

MIIC Immunization Import: New AISR Process
Wednesday, March 16th
10am - 11am [CST]

Synergy can now import immunizations using MDH’s AISR Bulk Query Function. This allows districts to pull MIIC records, as well as receive COVID specific vaccination information in one step. Geared toward your district nurse, or other district health staff, join us to learn about the updates to the MIIC Export/Import process in Synergy, and how the new AISR process can help you.  
Presenters: Alyssa Purrier/Kadie Stoltz, Region 1
Registration Closes: Monday March 14th at 4.30pm -- REGISTRATION CLOSED

Synergy Tips & Tricks
Tuesday, March 22nd
10am - 11am [CST]

Join us for our annual Synergy Tips & Tricks class. Every year, the Region 1 staff comes up with new tips and tricks to help you use Synergy more efficiently, along with refresher tidbits thrown in that we introduce to districts in their initial training. Maybe you are new to Synergy, or can’t remember the initial training – that’s OK! We’ll highlight both old and new tips and tricks to improve your Synergy experience. This class is always fast-paced and fun! 
Presenters: Diana Van Raden/Adam Joramo, Region 1
Registration Closes: Friday March 18th at 4.30pm -- REGISTRATION CLOSED 

Synergy - Importing Test Data; Definitions Set-Up
Wednesday, March 30th
10am - 11am [CST]

Do you have an interest in knowing how to import your district’s student testing/assessment data into Synergy? If so, then this is the session for you. We will show attendees how to use this feature provided in the Test Import screen in Synergy, and set up test import definitions so that the correct district testing/assessment data is imported into Synergy.  
Presenters: Sam Thompson/Adam Joramo, Region 1
Registration Closes: Monday March 28th at 4.30pm -- REGISTRATION CLOSED 

Ed-Fi & MARSS in Synergy
Tuesday,  April 5th
10am - 11am [CST]

Now that you are syncing to Production in Ed-Fi, join us in reviewing what you need to do in Synergy in order to make the Ed-Fi reporting process successful. We will run through existing and new screens in Synergy, and provide you with important information about where Ed-Fi required data elements need to be entered. We will also discuss current state reporting data, such as MARSS, and its relation to the Ed-Fi reporting requirements.
Presenters: Becky Vedder/Alyssa Purrier, Region 1
Registration Closes: Friday April 1st at 4.30pm -- REGISTRATION CLOSED 

School Nurse/Health Module Roundtable
Thursday April 7th
2pm - 3pm [CST]

The School Nurse Roundtable session will be an open forum for school nurses and other interested district staff members to share their experience working with the Health module in Synergy. Your district will be able to ask questions and provide feedback based on your day to day functions. We will gather questions and feedback from those who register as we move closer to the session date.   
Presenters: Cassy Peterson/Kadie Stoltz, Region 1
Registration Closes: Tuesday April 5th at 4.30pm-- REGISTRATION CLOSED 

The day before your registered session, you will receive a separate email with the appropriate Zoom details.

If you have any questions regarding registration or the series, please contact Amanda Kadrmas at amanda@region1.k12.mn.us or (800) 450-2990 x 100.