Champlain Valley Educator Development Center serves Northwestern Vermont (Chittenden, Franklin, and Grand Isle Counties) with top-quality professional learning experiences for teachers and administrators, aligned with our regional objectives. Through collaborative efforts with leaders in our region, we have provided courses, series and workshops that support the implementation of Common Core State Standards as well as the integration of technology, and systems of support for all learners. We appreciate the tremendous support from the districts and supervisory unions we serve and welcome feedback!
Champlain Valley Educator Development Center
Spark Your School!
The Mind-Body Classroom Connection
June 24-28, 2013 - Imagine a school or a classroom where you and your students feel refreshed, transition smoothly from activity to activity and remain focused and accessible throughout the day!
Join Darienne Oaks to discover the power of implicit learning and how the brain learns naturally in a low threat, high feedback, energized environment. This course explores basic brain anatomy and physiology, basic breathing or mindfulness techniques, and purposeful movement for brain-body health.
To register - go to Events and search SPARK!
Summer Professional Learning Opportunities are ready for registration!
Make your summer course and workshop plans now. CVEDC is offering many great opportunities for increasing your knowledge around Common Core readiness, increasing teaching effectiveness and integrating technology into your courses and lessons.
7 iPad courses for beginners or advanced learners that can help you integrate technology into your classroom (Digital Tools for Connected Classrooms, Build Your Own PLN Network, Integrating Technology into Education
6 Great Strands in our Summer Common Core Literacy Institute
5 Google Tools for Schools classes throughout the state, offering you great tools to support your work with Google apps and integrating technology
4 Great math courses in our Summer Math Institute in Jericho, VT - including Differentiating Through Math Menu (full in June - now open in August), Math for Struggling Learners (taught by the author of the highly acclaimed Solving for Why) and Common Core Implementation at the High School.
1 Ideal course for Math leaders and Coaches: Making a Difference: Effective Strategies for Math Leaders taught by Karen Reinhardt with guest support from Bob Laird
and many, many more great learning experiences. Check out our offerings and sign up today!