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Professional Development Opportunities

The WDE offers conferences on a variety of topics throughout the year. Check this list frequently for updates.

The Wyoming Department of Education has announced the start of the 2021-22 WAVES conference schedule. All sessions will be offered virtually and free of charge and include the opportunity for PTSB/STARS credits. Don’t miss the opportunity to capture high-quality professional development on topics critical to the success of our Wyoming students.

Special Education Paraprofessional Training Series

This series focuses on professionalism, ethics, and confidentiality; behavior management strategies; high-leverage practices to support students; and effective teacher-para collaboration strategies.

Sign up here to receive email updates for all 2021-2022 WAVES Conference sessions.

2021 Wyoming Innovations in Learning Conference

For more information, visit the Innovations in Learning website or contract Robin Grandpre at 307-777-5315 or

Watch for 2022 Details for these WDE Conferences:

2022 Embracing Literacy Conference

For more information, contact Brittany Scherden at 307-777-7624 or

2022 Native American Education Conference

More information is available on the conference homepage.

The 2022 Wyoming Education Summit

For more information, contact Danielle Saulsberry at