Peak to Peak was invited to present their state approved induction program to the Colorado State Board of Education during their September 11, 2013 board meeting.
Below is an audio recording of the presentation.
Leveraging Writing to Impact Student Achievement
If you are reading everything your students are writing, they are not writing enough! In this half-day master class, veteran teacher Megan Freeman will introduce fail-safe strategies to get students writing across grade levels and across the curriculum.
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On April 15th, Megan Freeman, Director of the Center for Professional Development, appeared as a guest panelist on NBC's Education Nation. The 2012 Tour included a Teacher Town Hall event at the History Colorado Center in Denver. Please visit the Articles and Media page to learn more and see a video of the program.
The Center for Professional Development is pleased to announce that CPD Director, Megan Freeman, has been selected to participate as a panelist in an in-depth conversation about local education issues. Education Nation is NBC's initiative to engage the country in a solution-focused dialogue. Education Nation is reaching out across the country in the 2012 Tour for a series of local events and town halls about the state of education in America. As a kick-off for the national tour, Education Nation is bringing the Teacher Town Hall format to Denver this Sunday, April 15th. It's being broadcast live from the new History Colorado Center.
WHEN: Sunday, April 15, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Mountain time)
An article appearing in Education News Colorado on January 26th, 2012, explores the idea that as much as school choice provides families with options for students, school choice also provides teachers and professional educators with employment options. The article is written by Tim Farmer, a Teach for America alumnus and current Membership Director for the Professional Association of Colorado Educators. Please follow the link to learn more: http://www.ednewscolorado.org/2012/01/26/31871-commentary-school-choice-gives-teachers-options-too
March 10th, 2012: The Charter School Teacher Job Fair is the only teacher job fair in Colorado exclusively for charter schools and presents an excellent opportunity for schools and teaching candidates to participate in face-to-face interviews and discuss career opportunities. Teachers, counselors, administrators, and schools from Colorado and surrounding states attend this job fair. Over 40 charter schools and 600 teacher candidates attend this annual event!
The Center for Professional Development offers induction services and professional development services tailored to meet the needs of individual school programs through collaborative educational partnerships. To explore options for the 2011-2012 school year and read more about these programs, please see our Professional Development Services page.
Are you looking for ways to better prepare your students for the rigors of an Advanced Placement curriculum? Do you want to add to your toolkit of instructional best practices? Join other middle and high school humanities teachers in a dynamic one-day workshop designed to improve teacher effectiveness and raise student achievement.
Please join us on May 31st, 2011*, from 8 AM to 3 PM on the Peak to Peak campus. Click here for more information or to register for this workshop.
*Please note that this is a change from the originally advertised date.
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