Educational Professionals
June 17, 2024

Unlock Your Potential With Our Summer PD Opportunities!

As your central Minnesota service cooperative, we are dedicated to empowering educators through high-quality, relevant training and workshops each summer. Our mission is to provide impactful professional development that enhances classroom success and supports educators' growth in this rewarding profession. This summer, we invite you to explore our extensive range of offerings and join us in shaping a brighter future for education in our community.

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We are passionate about providing professional development that truly makes a difference. We understand the challenges and triumphs of teaching, and our workshops are designed to address the unique needs of educators in our region. By participating in our programs, you'll gain valuable insights, practical strategies, and a supportive network of fellow educators dedicated to student success.

Why Participate in Our Summer Training and Workshops?

  • Relevant Content: Our sessions cover a wide array of topics, from innovative teaching methods and classroom management techniques to the latest educational technology and curriculum development. Each workshop is crafted to provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to thrive.
  • Expert Instructors: Learn from seasoned educators and industry experts who bring a wealth of experience and practical advice. Our instructors are passionate about education and committed to helping you achieve your professional goals.
  • Collaborative Environment: Engage with peers from across the region, share experiences, and build lasting connections. Our workshops foster a collaborative spirit, allowing you to learn from and with other dedicated educators.
  • Flexible Options: We offer a variety of formats to fit your schedule, including in-person sessions and virtual workshops. No matter your preference, we have a solution that works for you.
  • Immediate Impact: Walk away with actionable strategies and resources that you can implement in your classroom right away. Our goal is to equip you with practical skills that make a real difference in your teaching practice.

How to Get Started

Ready to invest in your professional growth? Register now to take advantage of our diverse selection of training and workshops available this summer.

Upcoming Summer Workshops:

I Love It Here Book Study

This virtual book club is dedicated to delving into Clint Pulver's empowering book, "I Love It Here." In our sessions, we'll explore Pulver's insights on identifying talent, building a sense of ownership, and developing a workplace culture that employees will love. Through discussions and shared experiences, we’ll uncover practical strategies for cultivating an organization your people never want to leave.

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Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 25, 2024

(Re)Defining the Goal Book Study

How can we best prepare students to be successful in the modern workforce? Many students leave education over-educated, under-employed, and facing mounting college costs. Kevin J Fleming has been a leader in career development research and advocate for preparing students to hold a competitive advantage in the modern workforce. We will use this study to learn, assess our own programming, and learn from others perspectives.

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Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 26, 2024

The Art of Coaching book Study

This practical resource offers the foundational skills and tools needed by new coaching educators, as well as presenting an overview of the knowledge and theory base behind the practice. Established coaches will find numerous ways to deepen and refine their coaching practice. Principals and others who incorporate coaching strategies into their work will also find this to be a wonderful resource. This summer book study will provide participants with a collaborative environment to dive deeper to Elena Aguilar’s effective strategies.

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Registration Deadline: Wednesday July 10, 2024

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Don't miss this opportunity to set yourself up for success in the coming academic year. Register today and take the first step towards making a lasting impact on your students' lives. Together, let's create a vibrant, thriving educational community here in central Minnesota.

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Empower yourself with the knowledge and skills to elevate your teaching and inspire your students. Our summer professional development opportunities are designed with you in mind—let's make this summer a season of growth and excellence.

Join us in our commitment to excellence in education. Explore, engage, and excel with our summer professional development programs. We look forward to seeing you there!

Together, we can shape a brighter future for education in our community!

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