Professional Development Center
Posted September 26, 2012
The USM Southern Maine Writing Project is offering a series of workshops, Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age, on the USM Gorham Campus. For more information or workshop descriptions please visit: www.southernmainewritingproject.org/tech-series.html
Posted September 7, 2012
Hosted by the USM School of Education and Human Development Advisory Council, the two-hour event includes a keynote address by education expert and author Bea McGarvey, virtual tour of school districts in action using customized learning, a question and answer session, and a book signing after the presentation. Contact hours are available.
Posted August 30, 2012
USM's Annual Conference on Teaching Reading: Building on the Five Pillars of Reading Instruction Friday, January 18, 2013 8:30am-2:00pm
Posted August 29, 2012
The USM Professional Development Center is now located at 62 School Street on the Gorham Campus.
Posted August 7, 2012
Third Annual State-Wide Maine PBIS Conference Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) Implementing PBIS K-12: Tier 1 and 2 School-Wide and Classroom Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Augusta Civic Center Download the Registration Flyer (pdf) FMI: http://www.usm.maine.edu/pdc/pbis-conference
Posted July 30, 2012
The Professional Development Center is now offering an RTI Certificate program at University Colleges and Centers. This cohort will meet the requirements for the certificate of graduate study in Response to Intervention: Behavior with the option to participate in coursework to complete the certificate of graduate study in Response to Intervention: Academic.
Posted June 19, 2012
The Professional Development Center has listed their Fall 2012 course offerings for educators on their website. Please visit http://www.usm.maine.edu/pdc/fall-2012-offerings for more information. To register for fall Professional Development Center course please contact Kathleen Fecteau at 780-5054.
Posted June 11, 2012
Understanding a Framework for K-12 Science Education: the path to preparing for the Next Generation Science Standards July 19 and August 16, 2012 Spend two mornings this summer learning about the ideas in A Framework for K-12 Science Education and the Next Generation Science Standards. Join Maine Department of Education Science Specialist Anita Bernhardt to learn more about the Crosscutting Concepts and the Core Disciplinary Ideas of Engineering and Technology.
Posted June 8, 2012
Maine PBIS is looking for presenters for the 3rd annual conference. Presenters receive a free registration. Please join us for this well attended event. Please click here to view the 'Request for Proposals' for the 3rd annual PBIS conference. If you are interested in presenting at this year's conference please complete and submit the proposal by Sunday, July15 to Pat Red, Conference Co-Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted April 4, 2012
PDC courses can be found by visiting our Summer 2012 Offerings page. Summer registration is now open to all students. Please feel free to contact our office at 207-780-5054 for assistance with registering for a summer course.