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Summer Professional Development Opportunities

For a full list of ALL summer Professional Development Opportunities, see the DCSD Website: Professional Development!

Timely Topics - July 20-21 at Rocky Heights Middle School

Personalized Learning and The Systems Performance Office, in collaboration with Professional Development, brings you Timely Topics. ELD specific sessions are open to all educators.

Sessions during this two-day professional development growth opportunity target many of the essential trainings that educators need to be successful in their job.

See the daily schedule for specific offerings. Registration will open May 6th. Essentials for the 21st Century... are for new employees to specific job categories (ELD, Special Educator, Mental Health Provider, and Gifted Educator).

Registration Process:

  • Click on this Timely Topics 2016 event link

  • To register for the event click on the green “Register Now” button

  • Select the tab for the day you want to learn more about

  • Scroll down to identify what sessions are offered during each time

  • Click on the “View/Register” button for the session you want to enroll in

  • Click on the “Register Now” button for the session you want to enroll in

If you want more information click on the “View” button for the session

Please contact Elizabeth Daly at efdaly@dcsdk12.org or Judy Cable at 303-387-0077 with questions

Create Something Great

June 6-9, Mountain Vista High School

All participants who plan to attend the Create Something GreatSummer Conference must initially register themselves for the overall event in InspirED. To complete initial conference registration, click

- See more at: https://www.dcsdk12.org/professional-development/teacher-summer-work-sessions-preliminary-registration-form#sthash.HRKrfAS4.dpuf

Reading Recovery Literacy Lessons

Please view these links for more information. Page 1, Page 2. Contact Kathy Tirrill (kathy.tirrill@dcsdk12.org) for more information.