Champlain Valley Educator Development Center (CVEDC)  

is Vermont’s largest non-profit educational service agency (ESA), with professional learning opportunities reaching educators throughout Vermont. For close to 15 years, our 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.

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 Featured Series and Workshops

May 16 – May 17 all-day Hampton Inn Conference Center
Purposeful Lesson Planning for Language Learners Amy Faust Fraser, WIDA Professional Development Outreach Specialist  Dates: May 16 & 17, 2017    Hours: 8:30 registration   9:00-3:30  (light breakfast and lunch included) Target Audience: General classroom teachers, ELL Continue Reading
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – Jun 23 @ 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
A 2-day Writing Institute with a focus on Informational – Essay Writing Leah Mermelstein: Going Beyond the Units of Study and Instructional Strategies to Match Student Needs with Beth Moore  Dates: June 22 – 23, 2017 Target Continue Reading
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
A one-day teacher workshop to fine tune social connectivity skills & help to feature the great learning in classrooms Facilitator: Mike Berry, Director of Curriculum, Communication and Innovation – MMMUSD Dates: June 28, 2017; 8:30 am Continue Reading
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Presenter Info: Annie O’Shaughnessy, M.Ed in Mindfulness Date: Wednesday July 12, 2017    8:30 registration  9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included Target Audience: Educators, Therapists, Organizational Leaders A 1-day, research-based, experiential workshop for all educators Continue Reading
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Presenter Info: Annie O’Shaughnessy, M.Ed in Mindfulness Target Audience: Educators, Therapists, Leaders Date: August 3, 2017 8:30 registration  9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included Morning Session Experiential Understanding: We will begin the day by experiencing first Continue Reading
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – Aug 9 @ 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
A 2 Day Workshop with Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. (Knight Consultant) Dates: August 8 & 9, 2017; 8:30 am registration; 9-3:30 pm Target Audience: Instructional Coaches and Leaders When instructional coaches receive the support they need to Continue Reading
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
A one-day administrator workshop to delve into smart videography that builds the success story of your school community Facilitator: Mike Berry, Director of Curriculum, Communication and Innovation – MMMUSD Dates: August 11, 2017; 8:30 am registration; Continue Reading
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – Aug 15 @ 3:30 pm Burlington area-TBD
A 2-day introductory workshop  Facilitated by Lucie DeLaBruere http://learningwithlucie.blogspot.com/  August 14 & 15, 2017 DATE CHANGE due to Snow Days! Target Audience: Innovative Teachers and Teams considering a Maker Space You’ve heard about this Maker Continue Reading