Calendar

Mar 2 – Mar 30 all-day Online Class
Have you ever said, or heard a colleague say, “My students can ‘read the words’ but they just don’t understand what they are reading”? This class offers an overview of the reading comprehension process, outlines[...]
Mar 4 – Apr 1 all-day Online Class
Learners in this class will explore digital resources on the Internet, learn to use some of those resources to help you to attain the ISTE Standards for Administration, explore the use of these resources to[...]
Mar 12 – Apr 29 all-day Online Class
Examination of classroom and behavior management techniques and the development of skills necessary to foster a supportive classroom learning environment congruent with norms and rules. Includes an examination of system problems and solutions within traditional[...]
Mar 27 – Apr 24 all-day Online Class
Using actual  classroom scenarios, collaboration between Instructional Coaches, Teachers, Counselors and Administration to problem solve the growing task of managing a classroom.  Learning from each other, we can address common and unique classroom scenarios to[...]
Mar 27 – Apr 24 all-day Online Class
To truly understand what students have learned on any given topic, Performance Based Assessments will demonstrate such.  Include the 5 “C’s” in 21st century learning in your classroom through Project Based Assessments:  Communication, Critical Thinking, Collaboration,[...]
Apr 1 – Apr 29 all-day Online Class
Learners will visit a state park of their choice and explore the significance and history of the area. The learner will research when and why the park was added into the State Park System. The[...]
May 6 – Jun 3 all-day Online Class
Learners in this class will locate and curate digital images for use in their classroom. Learners will explore the use and creation of digital images and how they can integrate them into their classroom. Learners[...]
May 18 – Jun 15 all-day Online Class
This class is designed for pairs of teachers (exceptional and general education teammates, if possible) to learn practical strategies for building communication and collaboration skills, instructional planning and co-teaching strategies, and methods for creating more[...]
May 22 – Jun 19 all-day Online Class
Using actual  classroom scenarios, collaboration between Instructional Coaches, Teachers, Counselors and Administration to problem solve the growing task of managing a classroom.  Learning from each other, we can address common and unique classroom scenarios to[...]
May 22 – Jun 19 all-day Online Class
To truly understand what students have learned on any given topic, Performance Based Assessments will demonstrate such.  Include the 5 “C’s” in 21st century learning in your classroom through Project Based Assessments:  Communication, Critical Thinking, Collaboration,[...]
May 25 – Jun 22 all-day Online Class
In this class, the teacher will learn how to adapt the 5 C’s — Critical Thinking, Creative Thinking, Communication, Collaboration, and Citizenship–into his/her professional teaching scenarios that can develop a positive learning culture in the classroom[...]
Jun 17 @ 8:30 am – Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm
With the successful completion of this 10-day course and its requirements you can earn up to 90 Recertification Points. Sessions focus on the Holocaust’s historical background and pedagogy which link to the Virginia Standards of[...]
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm Virginia Holocaust Museum
With the successful completion of this 5-day course and its requirements, you can earn up to 45 recertification points. Educators will have the opportunity to learn and interpret essential info about the causes and impacts[...]
Jul 15 @ 8:30 am – Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm Virginia Museum of History & Culture
While this session of the institute will provide teachers with an overview of Virginia history from the earliest habitation to the present, its primary focus will be on African-American history in the commonwealth, as viewed[...]
Jul 29 @ 8:30 am – Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm
This session of the institute will provide teachers with an overview of the rich history of Virginia from the earliest habitation to the present. In addition, participating teachers will explore the vast collections of the[...]