Professional Development Days
PACT Professional Development Days will remain virtual in 2021-22.
The Fall PDD will occur over two days, Wednesday Oct 20th and Thursday October 28th. Two different 2 hour workshops will be held. Sessions will be from 3-5pm and 7-9pm on both days. Members may attend both 2 hour sessions in one day for a total of 4 hours, or attend one session on each day for the same total of 4 hours.
The Spring PDD will run similarly, occurring on Thursday March 24th and Wednesday March 30th. Spring sessions will also be from 3-5pm and 7-9pm.
Further details of the virtual workshops will be included in the Fall newsletter in September.
PACT's Approval Number: # CKO - 157568
Attendance at the two-hour virtual presentations in October 2021 and in March 2022 will earn members 2 Core of Knowledge credit hours for each session.
In accordance with MSDE regulations, members are required to attend the full 2-hour virtual presentation, and complete a content assessment and presenter evaluation before receiving their certificate. Requirements by MSDE also stipulate that members from MD must pass the assessment with a score of 70% or higher. Further details about completing the assessment will be covered at the pre-PDD business meeting. Personalized certificates will be available at the conclusion of the Professional Development Days, also in compliance with MSDE regulations.
Registration for the Professional Development Days will be offered online.
The Board projects the cost of an annual membership, which includes attendance at all 8 hours of training, will be Fifty Dollars ($50).
PACT Professional Development Days for the 2021-22 School Year:
Fall 2021 :
Wednesday, October 20th - 3-5 PM and 7-9 PM
Thursday, October 28th - 3-5 PM and 7-9 PM
Thursday, March 24th - 3-5 PM and 7-9 PM
Wednesday, March 30th 3-5 PM and 7-9 PM