Core Teaching Practices at CMU
Dates: August 3 - 5, $300 stipend
Refresh your teaching practice as we redo our understanding of the basics. Built around the Core Teaching Practices, this PD will add to your critical teaching lens. Faculty from 3 Grand Valley, MSU, and CMU will work closely with you, and center faculty will support your implementation of these practices during the school year. Collaborate with peers and faculty to develop activities and practices to take back to your classroom.
By application only. Contact Julie Cunningham at firstname.lastname@example.org
Moving Science: A Multidisciplinary Teaching Workshop
Dates: August 10 - 12, specific times below
8/10 1:00 -4:00PM, 8/11, 9:00 - 4:00PM, 8/12, 9:00 - 12:00PM
Intended for educators in grades K - 5
Inspired by research based on the relationship between brain cognition and human movement, this practical workshop was specifically designed to engage K- 5 teachers in creating lesson plans combining movement activities and varying disciplines. Each participant will have the opportunity to create a lesson plan that weaves together movement activities with a subject already being taught in the classroom.
Registration now. Contact Ashley O'Neil at email@example.com with questions.
Current Resources and Opportunities
NEW- STEM Resources
We've partnered with the Michigan Teacher of the Year Network to curate a set of free educational resources. You can expect:
Ready to use STEM lessons and activities
Digital tools and tips for teaching students online or remotely
On-demand professional development resources
Resources for teaching students with special needs
Click on the link below to view resources and contact Ashley O'Neil at
firstname.lastname@example.org for support with these resources.