Professional Development Opportunities

The WDE offers professional development opportunities throughout the year. Check this list frequently for updates.

Wild About World Languages: Paradigm Migration in the Wild West

2015 Wyoming Foreign Language Teachers’ Association

October 8-10, 2015

The 2015 conference features a number of quality professional development opportunities. The workshop is intended for all language professionals to familiarize participants with the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Proficiency Guidelines, ACTFL Rating Scale, and the ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview. Workshops include Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling and Flipped Classrooms as well as presentations by local Wyoming educators. Other highlights include a visit to the Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, Round-table discussions, and PTSB credits.

The conference will take place at the Holiday Inn at Buffalo Bill Village in Cody, Wyoming with additional lodging available at the Comfort Inn at Buffalo Bill Village.

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Assessment Literacy and Formative Assessment Resource Development Training

The Wyoming Department of Education is providing five regional two-day professional development opportunities for teachers on assessment literacy and formative assessment resource development. The training is free, and will be presented by Jan Hoegh, Associate Vice President of Marzano Research. Locations and dates are listed below.

All training sessions are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

October 1-2 October 12-13 October 14-15 October 19-20 October 21-22
Green River
Sweetwater County School District No. 2
Yellowstone Building Conference Center
Hampton Inn & Suites
Ramkota Inn
Little America
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