Career/Vocational Technical Education
Professional Development Workshop - May 10, 2011 @ 9:00-3:00 - Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School
Announcing HSTW Professional Development Workshop:
"Getting Students to Proficiency and Engaging Students in Learning"
Conducted by High Schools That Work at Pathfinder Regional Vocational Technical High School
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
This full-day professional development workshop will be conducted by Lois Barnes from the Southern Regional Education Board's High Schools That Work (HSTW) initiative. Based on survey results, the workshop will focus on the following priority topics:
- Getting Students to Proficiency
- Engaging Students in Learning
Each HSTW member school is encouraged to send a team comprised of the principal or his/her designee, the career/vocational technical education director/coordinator, the HSTW site coordinator, an academic teacher, a technical teacher and a school counselor.
Note: A limited number of school districts that are not part of the High Schools that Work Network will be allowed to attend on a space available basis.
Registration: Participants should register by Friday, May 6, 2011. To register go to the following link: http://www.doe.mass.edu/conference/?ConferenceID=1101
Sign-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. The workshop will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 3:00 p.m. A working lunch will be provided.
The workshop is provided at no cost to participants. Pathfinder RVTHS is providing the space and the working lunch. The presentation cost is borne by annual dues paid to the Southern Regional Educational Board by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education using federal Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act funds. However, school districts are responsible for substitute teachers, travel, lodging, per diem expenses and any other associated costs.
Questions regarding High Schools That Work or the content of the workshop should be directed to Gary Gomes at 781-338-3851 or firstname.lastname@example.org.