PACT Professional Development Days will remain virtual in 2021-2022. Further details of the virtual workshops will be included in the Fall newsletter in September.
Fall Professional Development Days :
Wednesday, October 20 and Thursday, October 28.
Times: 3-5pm and 7-9pm both days
"Priortizing Outdoor play" by Rena Debensky
"Expanding Language Skills in Young Children" by Gabriele Nicolet
MSDE Approval Number: CKO# - 159733
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.
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.
Complete the Google form to register for the Fall 2021 training sessions, to complete your PACT membership for 2021-2022, and pay the 2021-2022 membership fee of $50. Check here in the spring to register for our Spring Professional Development Days.
The cost of an annual membership, which includes attendance at all 8 hours of training, will be Fifty Dollars ($50). There is a fee of $2 if paying online.
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