Summer Workshop

June 5th, 2018 at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

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Join us on June 5th for the Future Ready Skills Workshop and earn six hours of training that is integrating technology and gifted competencies. All of the content, resources, and STEAM activities will be related to critical thinking, collaboration, and high levels of rigor.


Featured Presenters:

Marcia Kish- Blended and Personalized Instructional Coach

Beth Wilson Fish- Gifted Education Consultant

Michelle Eaton- Instruction Coach

Heather Loudenslager- Literacy Expert and Instructional Coach

Jeff Kish- Code Expert from the USDA

Kit Minnich - CAT Engineer

Madyson, Maysen, Alexis, Thomas, Kaydon, Kolton- High and Middle School Students



Don't wait to sign up! Space is limited, and the session is filling up quickly.

Future Ready Skills Workshop

Tuesday, June 5th, 8:30am-3:30pm

4850 West Powell Road

Powell, OH

Located at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium


The Future Ready Skills Workshop will showcase how to transform the classroom setting to prepare the students for the Future Careers by implementing hands-on activities that promote creativity, collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and connectedness. Don't miss this one-day workshop with Marcia Kish and the DSD Professional Development Team.


Registration is only $50.00 per person, and it includes:


  • Zoo Parking
  • Zoo Admission
  • Lunch
  • STEAM Bin Resources
  • Task Card Samples
  • Code Sessions
  • And much more!


Click here to register or RSVP through the link provided below.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Gifted Competencies to be addressed:

  • The ability to select, adapt, or create a variety of differentiated curricula that incorporate advanced, conceptually challenging, in-depth, distinctive and complex content
  • The ability to provide an extension or replacement of the general education curricula, to modify the learning process through strategies such as curriculum compacting, and to select alternative assignments and projects based on individual student needs
  • The ability to use data from a variety of sources to measure and monitor the growth of students who are gifted
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DSD Professional Development

Contact us If you are interested in having DSD Professional Development customize a workshop or keynote for your school We are now booking for the 2018/19 school year.