Odyssey Learning Services has been a supplier and resource center for quality educational products since 1984. We are committed to providing educational products which will prepare students for leadership roles in our technologically advanced society. Our goal is to provide academically sound products at reasonable prices, with excellent customer service and fast delivery.
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Home School and Christian School Consultation
The accumulation of 60+ years of experience by Odyssey staff in teaching, Christian school administration, and educational consulting will be a valuable resource as you consider which programs and products will best meet the needs of your students. Whether you need understanding on how to develop a course of study tailored to your student's individual need or how to effectively implement Odyssey's computerized curriculum to maximize academic success, our staff will help you.
Committed to the success of your teaching effectiveness, Odyssey Learning Services, in partnership with Educational Service Providers International, will hold 2-day regional training sessions each summer under the direction of expert educators. You can expect to gain expertise in implementing Odyssey's diverse product line, including implementation in the home school setting, individualized and interactive learning centers, enrichment labs and conventional classrooms. Plus, you will be sure to gain knowledge about distance learning technology so your school can really "make the world your classroom".
Hands-on training in the Switched-On Schoolhouse
networked software will ensure that you will effectively utilize 21st century technology. Additional instructional topics will include diagnostic testing and placement, motivation, and curriculum applications. For those teaching Kindergarten and First grade, you will benefit from an in-depth training in the application of practical tools, which will build a strong learning-to-read program for your students.
See the Odyssey Events for dates and locations.
he Northwest Student
Convention, co-sponsored by Odyssey Learning
Services, serves as fruitful ground to nurture young
people in the development of their God-given
talents. "God's Training Ground" exemplifies its
mission. It tool to motivate, inspire and
spiritually challenge these budding lives. The
Convention helps you as parents and educators in
molding children into vessels with a life purpose, a
purpose to glorify the Creator in all avenues of
The mission of the Northwest Student Convention is to provide a competitive environment where Christian young people have the opportunity to develop leadership skills for a life of ministry in whatever vocation or mission God calls.
Students who have turned age 13, but have not turned age 19 by December 31, 2005, are eligible to compete in over 150 events, which include academics, art, photography, needle & thread, speech, drama, vocal and instrumental music, and many athletic events. This four-day competition is an exciting, action-packed event, which will promote enthusiasm and spiritual commitment, plus prove remarkable when you see the quality of talents revealed through competition.
Northwest Student Convention is an event all student look forward to and is an effective tool to train students to reach their highest potential. See the Odyssey Events for dates and location.
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Standardized achievement testing is a valuable tool administered yearly to evaluate and compare your students' academic mastery level against students of the same age or grade level. Odyssey Learning Services and its partner, Educational Service Providers International, provide the McGraw-Hill TerraNova CAT testing materials and scoring service.
The TerraNova is in line with current state and national standards for course content in public schools and will meet state testing requirements. The reports will be helpful in assessing instruction and in guiding decisions about the way subjects should be taught in the future.
See the Odyssey On-Line Catalog for products and pricing. Orders for Fall 2003 pre-testing should be placed by July 15, 2005 and before January 15, 2006 for Spring testing 2006.
Consultation on "How to Start a Christian School"
Odyssey Learning Services is considered a "school start" specialist. With
nearly 30 years of experience in starting Christian
schools, we can assist you in understanding the
step-by-step process necessary to bring your vision to
reality. We will provide direction in utilizing the best
products to meet your needs, train your staff, and
assist the administrator in facility details. The
resources we can provide will surely build a solid
foundation for your Christian School to ensure future
success and longevity.
Learning Services, your educational service provider,
will provide the tools to make your vision possible.
The School Development Kit will save weeks, if not
months of time. Two sample spiral-bound manuals
with corresponding CDs containing nearly 300 files of
pre-designed electronic templates can be customized
according to the needs of your new or existing Christian
school. All the design, layout, and sample text
has already been prepared for you by authors with more
than 250+ years of administration and classroom
include virtually every policy, contract, and
communication form necessary for you to keep your
Christian school operating on sound planning, effective
policies, and efficient organization! Specific
topics include: Development, Facilities,
Enrollment, Finances, Handbooks, Parent Orientation,
Promotion, Staff Policies and Forms, Technology, Awards,
Classroom Resources, General Forms, Graduation, Reading
Readiness, Record Keeping, Staff Training, Student
Orientation, Testing and Assessments.
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