Champlain Valley Educator Development Center (CVEDC)  

is Vermont’s largest educational service agency (ESA), with professional learning opportunities reaching educators throughout Vermont. For close to 15 years, our non-profit mission has been to improve schools through quality professional development.  Our current and primary focus is Supporting our Members Implementing Effective Instruction in a Proficiency-Based, Personalized Learning Environment.  You will see featured events on this home page, however take a look at all of our events using the drop-down menu above for Course and Workshop Events to find a series, workshop or course that fits your needs.  We bring the best experts in the country to Vermont to support our educational initiatives, as well as local experts, to maintain ongoing collaborative learning through in -person, hybrid and online learning environments.

CVEDC NEWSLETTER LINK June 2018                     

 Featured Series and Workshops

Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Allen Brook School
2nd Workshop Added! Instructor: Deb Boerner, RRTL  Date: August 1, 2018 Hours: 9:00am – 4:00 pm (6 hours PD)     Limit- 20 participants Target Audience: Reading Recovery trained teachers, Title 1 Teachers, Special Educators, ELL teachers, Literacy coaches Continue Reading
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Allen Brook School
Workshop Full,Additional Workshop added Instructor: Deb Boerner, RRTL  Date: August 2, 2018 Hours: 9:00am – 4:00 pm (6 hours PD)     Limit- 20 participants Target Audience: Reading Recovery trained teachers, Title 1 Teachers, Special Educators, ELL teachers, Literacy Continue Reading
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm Montpelier High School
Instructor: Michael Martin, Ed.D. Dates: August 6 – 10, 2018   Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Target Audience: K- 12 Educators Universal Design for Learning (UDL) has been nationally recognized as best first instruction for all Continue Reading
Aug 7 – Aug 9 all-day CVEDC Classroom
Instructor: Karen Reinhardt and Christian Courtemanche Course Full-Waitlist available Dates:    August 7 – 9, 2018  Time: 8:00am – 4:00 pm Sept. 28:  Nov. 16:   Jan. 11:  Feb 15:  Time: 3 – 7 pm *Participants Continue Reading
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm Allen Brook School
Instructor: Deb Boerner, RRTL Dates: August 7, 8 and 9, 2018   Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Plus 9 monthly sessions  Thursdays: 9/6, 10/4, 11/1, 12/6, 1/3, 2/7, 3/7 4/4, and 5/2  Time: 4:00-7:00 pm Limit- Continue Reading
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – Aug 15 @ 3:30 pm Main Street School
Instructor: Betsy Allen. M.Ed., CAS Dates: August 13 – 15, 2018 8:00 – 3:30 pm,  Sept 13, 20, Oct 4, 11, 25, 2018 4 – 7:30 pm Target Audience: Teachers Grades 3 – 8,  Special Continue Reading
Aug 13 @ 8:30 am – Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm Lamoille South SU
Instructor: Valerie Sullivan, Ed.D 3 Graduate Credit Course includes face-to-face, practicum and blended learning August 13-15, 2018 *Plus 30 hours of learning and applied Fall practicum Hours: 8:30 am – 2:00 pm Target Audience: Supervisors/Mentors/Principals Continue Reading
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm Allen Brook School
Instructor: Deb Boerner, RRTL Dates and Time Observation Survey      9:00 am – 4:00 pm August 13-17, 2018  Weekly Classes   4:00-7:00 pm                          Continue Reading
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm CVEDC Classroom
Understanding Your Readers and How Characteristics of Text Levels Can be Used in K-8 Conferences Facilitated by:Pam Foust and Sarah Miller Date: August 14, 2018 Hours:  9:00-3:30 light( lunch included)(6.5 hours recertification hours) Cost: Includes Continue Reading
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am CVEDC Classroom
Instructor/Facilitator: Jay Nichols, Executive Director VPA  Dates: September 11,  10/12, 11/15 and 12/14/18, 1/16, 2/11, 3/22, 4/8, 5/16 and 6/6/19             9:00-3:30 (includes light breakfast and lunch) Leading Vermont Schools Cohort #5 Continue Reading
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Trader Duke’s Hotel, formerly DoubleTree
Target Audience: Principals and other educational leaders Dates: September 26, 2018; 8:30 am registration; 9-3:30 pm Carol Dweck’s work has focused on the ideas of “fixed” and “growth” mindset, yet educators will need to go a Continue Reading
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Facilitated Facilitated by: Andrew Jones & Gabe Hamilton Date:  October 4, 2018      Time: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 (light breakfast and lunch included) 6 recertification hours Includes book: Standards-Based Learning in Action: Moving from Theory Continue Reading
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Capitol Plaza
Facilitated Facilitated by: Andrew Jones & Gabe Hamilton Date:  October 9, 2018      Time: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 (light breakfast and lunch included) 6 recertification hours Target Audience: K-12 Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Principals, Curriculum Leaders Continue Reading
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Creating a Do-able System for Acting on Real-Time Learning Feedback and Workable Interventions-Day 2 Facilitated by: Beth Moore, Literacy Consultant Date: October 11, 2018 Hours: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included)(6 hours recertification Continue Reading
Oct 23 – Oct 24 all-day Hampton Inn Conference Center
a 2-day Institute with Dr. Kathy Swan, C-3 Lead Writer October 23 & 24, 2018            Hours:  8:30 registration Workshop 9:00-3:30 Includes 2-day institute, meals, and Kathy Swan’s books: Inquiry-Based Practice in Continue Reading
Nov 7 @ 9:00 am – Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm Hampton Inn Conference Center
A 2-day institute tailored for Vermont Dates: November 7 & 8, 2018; 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 *Includes 2-day institute, meals, Jim Knight’s book & materials: The Impact Cycle bundle and Instructional Coaching to Increase Engagement workbook Continue Reading
Nov 12 @ 9:00 am – Nov 13 @ 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Facilitated by: Dr. Andrea Honigsfeld Date: November 12 & 13, 2018  8:30 registration  9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included Hours: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included)(12 hours recertification hours) Target Audience: ELL and Continue Reading