We share notices and links about upcoming professional learning being offered in COOR, in neighboring ISDs and around the state, or online. Check back often for the latest professional learning opportunities.
Upcoming COOR Professional Learning Events
Literacy Essentials Series Target Audience: C.O.O.R. ISD Teachers (K-3 Classroom, Title I, Special Education) Cohort Size: 25 Participants Meeting Dates (5:00-7:30pm @C.O.O.R. ISD) October 18 Literacy Motivation & Engagement/Read Alouds November 22 Small Group & Individual Instruction/Phonological Awareness January 24 Letter-Sound Relationships/Writing February 28 Vocabulary & Content Area Instruction/Reading Materials & Opportunities April 25 Assessment/Collaboration with Families Format of Training: Participants will complete K-3 Literacy Essentials modules online via Michigan Virtual (46 total SCECHs available) There will be a short Google Form to complete after each completed module Stipend, meal, professional book for each F2F meeting Time to collaborate with colleagues from across the ISD and expand upon the knowledge gained from the virtual modules Three possible levels of participation: Level I - complete online modules on your schedule (registration through Michigan Virtual) Level II - complete all online modules for SCECHs and attend F2F meetings (registration through C.O.O.R. and Michigan Virtual) Level III - all building level staff members participate fully in online modules, and follow-up PD is provided onsite (contact facilitators) Register by September 24th
New Teacher Academy This series is designed for teachers in their first year. This is intended to SUPPLEMENT the new teacher induction programs each local district provides new staff. Topics will be framed around the 5D+ framework and will be intentionally universal for all teachers. Content will not be specific to district curriculum or procedures, rather focused on the art and science of teaching overall. Register by Sept 22nd for the series of five evening meetings.
Professional Learning Opportunities Online
EduPaths Professional Development for Educators We help educators navigate their professional growth. Edupaths is organized into pathways containing self-paced courses. Choose a pathway that meets your professional learning go
Michigan Virtual Professional Development for Teachers & Educators Michigan Virtual™ provides unparalleled access to professional development tools for educators. By working with individuals and districts to find the path that fits them best, Michigan Virtual grants access to opportunities that provide the best in professional learning.