Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities January 2014

Happy New Year! The new school semester has started and LAEP has many professional development opportunities available for you! Don’t forget to register.

Common Core State Standards Training for Parents
LAEP is offering a newly designed Learning Academy Curriculum that combines parent leadership training with the Common Core State Standards. Parents of Middle and High School-age children will have the opportunity to develop the skills and learn how to become effective leaders and advocates of the Common Core State Standards.

If you are interested in having the training at your school and would like to know more about pricing and format options, please contact John Matich, Director of Professional Development at jmatich@laep.org or 213-622-5237 ext. 263

Cognitive Coaching Seminar
Cognitive Coaching is an 8-day seminar that will guide you on how to facilitate learning through structured conversations, strengthen decision-making, create collaborative relationships, and develop genuine trust and rapport.
Each workshop will take place at LAEP’s office from 8:00AM-3:00PM
February 27-28
March 13
April 3, 5, & 24
May 8-9
$200 per person in LAEP’s network and $500 for non-network. (15% admin charge for cancellations. No refunds after February 27)

Please register by January 31, 2014 to Christina Nguyen at cnguyen@laep.org


Fund for Teachers

Fund for Teachers provides grants to teachers to design their own professional development. An individual teacher can be awarded up to $5,000 and a team of teachers can be awarded $10,000.

Apply online by January 30,2014

If you are interested in applying, please visit http://www.fundforteachers.org/

For more information contacting Christina Nguyen at cnguyen@laep.org


LAEP Summer Conference 2014
Los Angeles Education Partnership’s Summer Conference is a compilation of evidence-based strategies, workshops and seminars that will help educators transition to the Common Core standard.

SAVE THE DATE: June 9-13, 2014

Teachers will have the opportunity to choose from a variety of professional development workshops like:
Adaptive Schools
Common Core Unit Development
Solutions-Based Learning (SBL)
Arts Integration
Inquiry-Driven Instruction
Writing for the Common Core
Common Core Math
Exploring College Financial Literacy
And more!
*LAEP Summer Conference is FREE ($50 refundable deposit required) for all teachers in the LAEP network; $100 a day for non-network.*