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.



 Featured Series and Workshops

Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Generator Maker Space,
Facilitated by Lucie DeLaBruere Date: October 3, 2017  9:00 am -3:00 pm (light breakfast and lunch included) Target Audience: Building and District Leaders Why and how can having a space for making in your Continue Reading
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am Hampton Inn and Conference Center
A 2 Day Workshop with John Tapper, Ph.D. and Karen Reinhardt Target Audience: Special Educators, Math Interventionists Dates: October 23 & 24, 2017; 8:30 am registration; 9 – 3:30 pm Using key components of his book Continue Reading
Nov 6 – Nov 7 all-day Hampton Inn Conference Center
A 2-day Institute with Jim Knight November 6 & 7, 2017 Dates: November 6 & 7, 2017; 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included) Target Audience: Intensive professional development for teachers, coaches, teams, and administrators Continue Reading
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am Hampton Inn and Conference Center
Facilitated by: Christian Courtemanche Dates: NEW Starting Later! November 30, 2017, January 12 and February 13, 2018 8:30 registration, 9:00-3:00 (all), 3:00-4:00 (coaches) breakfast and lunch included Target Audience: Grades K-6 educators & coaches and Continue Reading
Dec 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Presenter Info: Annie O’Shaughnessy, M.Ed in Mindfulness Date: Wednesday December 6, 2017    8:30 registration  9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included Teachers do not to have wait for their school to fully implement RP in Continue Reading
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Facilitated by Liz Mirra   Dates: February 20, 2018; 8:30 am registration; 9-3:30 pm Target Audience: Vermont Educators involved in NGSS Instruction Next Generation Science Standards – 3-Dimensional Learning · Science & Engineering Practices · Crosscutting Continue Reading
Apr 5 – Apr 6 all-day Doubletree Conference Center
Advanced Training in Collaborative & Proactive Solutions: Understanding and Helping Behaviorally Challenging Students A 2-day Institute with Dr. Ross Greene Dates: April 5 & 6, 2018; 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 (light breakfast and lunch included) Dr. Continue Reading