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

Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Presenter Info: Annie O’Shaughnessy, M.Ed* in Mindfulness/Workshop full, waitlist available Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016 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 Continue Reading
Jan 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Instructor: Beth Moore Prerequisites: The workshop will assume that participants have some experience teaching writing workshop that is centered on daily time for independent writing. Dates: January 12, 2017; 8:30 am registration; 9-3:30 pm This one-day Continue Reading
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – Apr 5 @ 3:30 pm Doubletree Conference Center
A 2 Day Institute with Dr. Thomas Guskey Dates:  April 4 & 5, 2017 Target Audience: Educational teams & leaders focused on proficiency-based grading and learning In this engaging, 2-day institute, grading expert Thomas Guskey will guide Continue Reading
Apr 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Facilitated by Liz Mirra Target Audience: Middle and High School Science Teachers, Teacher Leaders, Coaches and Administrators Dates: April 17, 2017; 8:30 am registration; 9-3:30 pm What do our science classrooms look like with new science Continue Reading