Looking for that perfect bite-size professional learning opportunity? Earn 5 hours of professional development points/credits by participating in one of the UVAWise Center for Teaching Excellence Pop PD online workshops! Sharpen your skills anytime, anywhere!
Pop PD Workshops offer:
- Just in time learning!
- 5-15 hours of professional development at your own pace!
- Rolling monthly enrollment, so there’s always time enroll!
- An ever-expanding list of topics!
- Easy login to the Edmodo learning platform with your Google or Office 365 account!
- Starting at only $39! Certificate of participation provided.
Current and Upcoming Workshops
|Gamifying Instruction with Google||
This workshop consists of (5) one-hour modules designed to enhance classroom instruction with the implementation of Gamification strategies, and Google apps to increase motivation, engagement, and participation.
|$39||Christi Collins||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|
|Power Over Poverty||This workshop addresses how to recognize and help students who are living in poverty.||$39||Fay Garrison||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|
in the Classroom
|This workshop will guide educators through five modules designed to enhance your knowledge and implementation of QR codes in the classroom.||$39||Heather Askea||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|
|The World is Your Classroom: Place-based Learning||Struggling with making lasting, real-world connections to your lesson activities? Place-based Learning could be the perfect approach to get your students applying their skills and knowledge. Find out what it is and how you can use it in your classroom!||$39||Heather Askea||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|
|Using the SAMR Model to Infuse Technology Into Instruction||This workshop will guide educators through five modules designed to enhance classroom instruction through the implementation of the SAMR Model. Through exploration of this model and the technology tools associated with it, educators will gain the knowledge to create tech-rich student activities that promote higher order thinking skills.||$39||Brad Bielawski||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|
|Virginia TSIP Refresher||This workshop is intended as a refresher workshop for the Virginia Technology Standards for Instructional Personnel. This workshop should take approximately 15 hours to complete and is worth 15 points toward recertification.||$59||Heather Askea||Rolling enrollment through August 1st|