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.

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 Featured Series and Workshops

Jun 21 @ 8:30 am – Jun 22 @ 3:30 pm Hampton Inn and Conference Center
A 2 Day Workshop with John Tapper, Ph.D. Target Audience: Special Educators, Math Interventionists Dates:Jume 21 & 22, 2018; 8:30 am registration; 9 – 3:30 pm Using key components of his book Solving for Why Continue Reading
Jun 25 – Jun 28 all-day CVEDC Classroom
Instructor: Christian Courtemanche Dates:       June 25-28, 2018; 8:00 am – 4:00 pm plus 2 follow up classes 10/4 and 11/6; 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm This 3 credit graduate course explores a menu Continue Reading
Jun 26 – Jun 29 all-day CVEDC Classroom
Instructors: John R. Tapper  and Sandi Stanhope Target Audience: Math Instructors and Interventionists Grades K-8  June 26, 27, 28 & 29 2018    8:30 – 4:00 pm    plus 2 half day follow up meetings in Continue Reading
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Hampton Inn & Conference Center
Creating a Do-able System for Acting on Real-Time Learning Feedback and Workable Interventions Facilitated by: Pam Chomsky-Higgins, Literacy Consultant 2  Workshop Option    Dates: June 26 and October 11, 2018   Hours: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and Continue Reading
Jun 26 @ 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 1  Facilitated by: Pam Chomsky-Higgins, Literacy Consultant  Date: June 26, 2018 Hours: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch included)(6 hours recertification Continue Reading
Jul 5 all-day CVEDC Classroom
Instructor: Annie O’Shaughnessy    Hybrid/Online course Start Date:  July 5    Face to Face Dates:   July 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 2018    9:00 am – 3:30 pm  End Date: July 25, 2018 Online Work:7/5-7/11  Continue Reading
Jul 23 – Jul 27 all-day Main Street MS
Instructor: Professor Mahesh Sharma Target Audience: K-4 educators and special educators Dates: July 23-27, 2018   Time: 8:00 – 4:00 pm When so many children have difficulty in learning mathematics, it is important for teachers to 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 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
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: Pam Chomsky-Higgins, Literacy Consultant 2nd Workshop ONLY  Date: October 11, 2018 Hours: 8:30 registration 9:00-3:30 light breakfast and lunch 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