Professional Development Plan
Grantees must develop a professional development plan for afterschool teachers and provide the written plan to PDE for approval. 21st CCLC funds cannot be used for non-sanctioned conference expenses. Workshops not applicable to afterschool will not be approved. Download required Cohort 7 Professional Development Plan 2014-17
Cohort Training Requirements
- Cohort 6A grantees must send two representatives to one national conference and one state grantee meeting and one regional professional development related to the 21st CCLC program each program year. (Oct 1 – Sep 30)
- Cohort 7 grantees must send two representatives to the USDOE’s Summer Institute, the Extra Learning Opportunities Conference, one state grantee meeting and one regional professional development related to the 21st CCLC program each program year. (Oct 1 – Sep 30)
21st Century National Trainings
Beyond School Hours XIX National Education Conference
March 9-12, 2016; Dallas, Texas
National Afterschool Association Annual Convention
March 20-23, 2016; Orlando, Fla.
Promising Practices – Proven Strategies Extra Learning Opportunities Conference
March 30-31, 2016; Harrisburg, Pa.
Best Out-of-School Time (BOOST) Conference
April 26-29, 2016; Palm Springs, Calif.
National Conference on Summer Learning
October 24-26, 2016; Seattle, Wash.
21st Century Community Learning Centers Summer Institute
Pennsylvania Department of Education Migrant Education Program and English as a Second Language Conference