Event is closed, no registrations are permitted.
2018 Laying the Foundation Training (LTF) ®
provided through a partnership between
AdvanceKentucky and the National Math and Science Initiative
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 to Friday, July 13, 2018
8:30 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday
8:30 am – 3:00 pm Friday
Frederick Douglass High School
2000 Winchester Road, Lexington, KY 40509
PRIOR TO TRAINING
LTF Online Access
All participants will receive a username and password once registered for training. Login credentials will be sent to the email address provided during registration. Please check junk or spam folders for an email from WebSupport@nms.org. For timely access to all training materials, participants must verify this information prior to the first day of training and are encouraged to preview the website and accessible resources. Note: participants will gain full access to all resources after the first full day of training.
Schools requesting payment upon invoice are required to enter a PO number during registration. Invoices will be sent to district finance offices once training has concluded. If an invoice is needed earlier, please contact email@example.com. Credit card payments are also accepted and may be made during on-line registration.
Mileage, lodging, and meals are the responsibility of each school. Teachers in active AdvanceKentucky schools may check with their AP Coordinator for details. For lodging, a discounted group rate of $125 per night plus tax has been arranged with the Hyatt Place Lexington. To make a reservation by phone, please call 859-296-0091 and request the "LTF" rate. Online reservations may be made here. For more information, please visit advanceky.com/trainings/ltf.
Lunch and snacks during breaks will be provided.
In addition to all training materials, participants will have online access to the complete catalog of LTF lessons and resources.
Teachers attending partial days will be assessed full registration fees. Trainers document attendance and district contacts will be notified of any participants absent from the first day of training. Attendance reports will be submitted to each district once training has concluded.
Specific Host Site Policies
- Children are not allowed at the training due to liability issues.
- Smoking is not permitted on school grounds.
- Participants are asked to park in the lot located to the right of the high school. Avoid parking on the grass or in handicapped spaces unless tag is displayed.
Access to Resources
After the first full day of training, participants will have online access to all materials and additional resources for three full years after Year One training. Five years of additional access to all online resources will be available upon completion of the full LTF training.
Confirmation of attendance is available by downloading attendance certificates by completing NMSI’s LTF daily evaluations on-line (details provided during training). Please check with local administrators about possible PD credit.
Our content staff is available to assist AdvanceKentucky program schools with vertical team meetings and to help connect LTF lessons with AP course work. Please direct all inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact your school’s subject area content coordinator.
All cancellations must be received by the dates below to receive full or partial credit for registration fees:
- Forty-five days prior to first day of training for 100% credit
- Thirty days prior to first day of training for 50% credit
- Cancellations made within thirty days of the first day of training will be charged the full registration fee. To submit a cancellation notice please visit advanceky.com/trainings/ltf for more information.
Districts have the option to provide a substitute for a registered participant who is unable to attend. To do so, please visit the Substitutions and Cancellations policy at advanceky.com/trainings/ltf
and submit prior to July 1
. Substitutions made after July 1 will be processed on-site. Please instruct any teacher substituted after July 1 to see an AdvanceKentucky staff member in the cafeteria prior to the start of training.