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- Effective Strategies for Students with Learning and Behavior Problems
VDOE in collaboration with Old Dominion University has created a series of evidence-based online modules that focus on specific behavior strategies. Register online or for more information contact by email Ellen J. Harrison or call 804-225-2709.
- Center on Transition Innovations (CTI)
This center serves as a statewide resource dedicated to improving postsecondary outcomes for students with disabilities. Visit the CTI website to learn about online courses, webcasts, videos, newsletters, fact sheets and topical papers focused on students with disabilities making successful transitions to postsecondary life.
- Online Course for Latin Teachers
This self-study course, “Classics in the 21st Century Classroom” is divided into five parts and takes an in-depth look at: Standards, Communication Modes, Proficiency and Performance, the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, and Text-task Alignment. Register today.
- Virginia Music Educators Association Professional Development Conference
Register now for the VMEA Professional Development Conference held November 20-22, in Norfolk. Join music practitioners from across the commonwealth to enhance teaching skills and learn about the latest research and developments in music technology.
- VAST Conference – November 20-22
The Virginia Association of Science Teacher conference will be held at the Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke. Register now for the VAST Pre-Conference on differentiating instruction in science and mathematics with Dr. Carol Tomlinson.
- Integrating Fitness into Your Quality Physical Education Program Webinar
Join the Society of Health and Physical Educators for this webinar on December 9. Topics covered include use of fitness assessment results, participation in physical activity, and adapting activities into an activity template that incorporates fitness concepts. Register today.
- Peer Tutoring in Physical Education
This free online five-hour professional development opportunity is sponsored by UVA and provides elementary physical educators with strategies to differentiate instruction to enhance learning for all students. Enroll by December 20 by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
- GFLA Summer Teaching Opportunity
Teachers of French, German, Spanish, Latin, and Japanese are invited to apply by January 12 for positions with the summer Governor's Foreign Language Academies. Staff requirements and applications are available on the VDOE Website.
- 2015 Virginia Junior Academy of Science Symposium
The VJAS Research Symposium will be held on May 20-22 at James Madison University. The VJAS website has been updated to include the new handbook, style manual, and other resources for students and teachers. The deadline for submitting papers for the symposium is February 25.
- Madrid Spain Summer Course
Sixteen teachers will be selected for the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Scholars program to study Spanish art, history and literature in Madrid. Application deadline is March 1.
- VCTM Making Math Meaningful Academy
The Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics will host a "Making Math Meaningful: Inquiry Learning Through Process Goals" Academy on March 6-7 at the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel and Conference Center. Register online today.
- Save the date: 2015 VJAS Research Symposium – May 20-22
The 2015 Virginia Junior Academy of Science Research Symposium will be held at James Madison University. Paper Submission deadline is February 25. Visit VJAS for more information.