NJ SMART Education Data System

NJ SMART Training and Support

Training and Support LogoNJ SMART Professional Development and Training

Each year, the New Jersey Department of Education provides over 300 NJ SMART trainings statewide through a blend of webinars and in-person professional development courses on a variety of topics. The New Jersey Department of Education is pleased to offer a continuing series of live and online professional development courses to help build and reinforce the skills and capacity of district personnel in the use of NJ SMART profile reports and other data.  Please see below for trainings offered, their descriptions, and how individuals may participate in trainings. For our Professional Development Courses please click on the link NJ SMART Trainings Registration for dates and times. For documented resources, please see the Documents for Downloads Page.

Live NJ SMART In Person Professional Development Courses

Self-Paced, Online Professional Development Courses Available to District Leaders

Using District Reports: Morning Session (9am-12pm)

Using Student Growth Percentiles: Afternoon Session (1pm-4pm)

Using Data for District & School Improvement Planning: Full Day Workshop (9am-4pm)

NJ SMART Trainings Registration

How to Participate in NJ SMART Webinars

Trainings are web-based and last approximately 60 minutes. You do not need to register for a session in advance. It is highly encouraged that users familiarize themselves with the appropriate data handbooks and guidance related to each respective topic prior to participating in training. To participate in a training session:

  1. Simply log on to http://pcgus.webex.com/ 5 minutes prior to the session start-time.

  2. Click on Meeting Center at the top of the home page, and then click on the Meeting Topic link of the training session you are attending that corresponds to the time of your session.

  3. Enter your first name, last name, and the name of your district, e.g. John Smith – Newark Public Schools.

  4. Enter the password. The password for each session is: Letmein1.

  5. To listen to the audio portion of the webinar, please call: 1-866-685-5739; Conference ID: 498 665 3806 #.
 2014-2015 Training Dates
June
SID Management Mon, Jun 1 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
SID Management 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
CTE Submission Tue, Jun 2 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
CTE Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Course Roster Submission Wed, Jun 3 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Course Roster Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
CTE Submission Thu, Jun 4 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
CTE Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SMID Management Mon, Jun 8 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
SMID Management 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
District Reports Training Tue, Jun 9 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
District Reports Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Staff Evaluation Submission Wed, Jun 10 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Staff Evaluation Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
State Submission Thu, Jun 11 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
State Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
New User Training Mon, Jun 15 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
New User Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Graduation Training Tue, Jun 16 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Graduation Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
CTE Submission Wed, Jun 17 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
CTE Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SMID Management Thu, Jun 18 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
SMID Management 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
SID Management Mon, Jun 22 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
SID Management 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SMID Management Tue, Jun 23 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
SMID Management 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Staff Evaluation Submission Wed, Jun 24 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Staff Evaluation Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Course Roster Submission Thu, Jun 25 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Course Roster Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
July
Graduation Training Wed, Jul 1 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Graduation Training 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
CTE Submission Mon, Jul 6 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
CTE Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Course Roster Submission Tue, Jul 7 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Course Roster Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staff Evaluation Submission Wed, Jul 8 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Staff Evaluation Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
District Reports Training Thu, Jul 9 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
District Reports Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
State Submission Mon, Jul 13 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
State Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
New User Training Tue, Jul 14 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
New User Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Graduation Training Wed, Jul 15 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Graduation Training 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
CTE Submission Thu, Jul 16 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
CTE Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staff Evaluation Submission Mon, Jul 20 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Staff Evaluation Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Course Roster Submission Tue, Jul 21 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Course Roster Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
State Submission Wed, Jul 22 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
State Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staff Evaluation Submission Thu, Jul 23 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Staff Evaluation Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Graduation Training Mon, Jul 27 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Graduation Training 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
CTE Submission Tue, Jul 28 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
CTE Submission 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Course Roster Submission Wed, Jul 29 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Course Roster Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
State Submission Thu, Jul 30 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
State Submission 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM