Calendar

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 18 – Jun 30 all-day Online Class
Are you looking to better support your reading specialists, language arts educators, and literacy coaches? Join us in a class designed for educational leaders! Learn the tools and strategies needed to support literacy instruction within[...]
May 18 – Jul 13 all-day Online Class
PEDU 506: Contemporary Social Issues in American Education This course provides foundation to the scope and nature of education in American society as reflected in the historical, philosophical, and sociological forces affecting the development and organization[...]
May 18 – Jul 13 all-day Online Class
PEDU 530: Teaching Reading in the Content Area  This course provides the graduate student with an analysis of skills and strategies for facilitating content area reading and writing in intermediate grades, middle school, high school[...]
May 18 – Jul 13 all-day Online Class
PEDU 542: Curriculum Development in the Elementary School A study of principles and current patterns of curriculum development in the elementary school.  3 credits. Course Information: PEDU 542, 3 credits, 8 weeks, 100% online Summer 2019: 5/18/19 –[...]
May 18 – Aug 10 all-day Online Class
PSPE 515: Survey of Exceptional Students  An introduction to all disabilities in special education.  Characteristics and needs of students with disabilities, legislation, litigation, inclusion, and the role of the classroom teacher as a member of[...]
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[...]
May 27 – Jun 24 all-day Online Class
This course examines strategies for integrating reading and writing across the content areas. We will explore how to help grade 6-12 students develop their identities as writers and readers as they learn how to negotiate[...]
Jun 3 – Jul 1 all-day Online Class
Discrimination has long been an issue in American politics and society.  While America has come a long way in its views of those that are different, movements such as Black Lives Matter and #MeToo show[...]
Jun 3 – Jul 1 all-day Online Class
Are you blending or flipping your classroom? Are your students blending and flipping? In this interactive workshop, you will learn about different models of blended and flipped teaching and how to lead meaningful discussions within[...]
Jun 3 – Jul 1 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[...]
Jun 15 – Aug 10 all-day Online Class
PEDU 521: Human Growth and Development The principles and processes of human development covering the entire lifespan. Major aspects of development (social, physical, mental, emotional, etc.) are traced through the various stages of development and their[...]
Jun 15 – Aug 10 all-day Online Class
PEDU 524: Emergent & Early Literacy Instruction  Application of child development and language acquisition knowledge in making effective and appropriate decisions about early childhood and elementary school literacy practices will be examined for both emergent and[...]
Jun 15 – Aug 10 all-day Online Class
PEDU 543: Curriculum Development in the Middle & Secondary School A study of principles and current patterns of curriculum development at the middle and secondary levels.  3 credits. Course Information: PEDU 543, 3 credits, 8 weeks, 100%[...]
Jun 15 – Aug 10 all-day Online Class
PEDU 550: Classroom and Behavior Management  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[...]
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 1 – Jul 29 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[...]
Jul 8 – Aug 5 all-day Online Class
The First Amendment is the core of our political freedoms and one of the most controversial amendments of the Constitution.  By reviewing case law, participants will explore how the Supreme Court applies the First Amendment[...]
Jul 8 – Aug 5 all-day Online Class
Participants will learn about the best picture books (and even some chapter books) published in the past year.  Keep your classroom library current and your students engaged in reading and listening through this refresher class[...]
Jul 8 – Aug 5 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[...]
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 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Longwood University's campus
One-day workshop July 17, 2019 | 9:00am – 4:00pm On campus at Longwood University Target Audience: Any teacher, counselor, or administrative personnel looking to learn more about dealing with stress in the classroom and the[...]
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[...]
Aug 5 – Sep 2 all-day Online Class
Learners in this class will develop an understanding of and implementation of creative uses of Google Apps, Forms and Sheets. Learners will explore how to use these applications to foster collaboration, communication and to enhance[...]