Professional Development

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)

 

Approved 21st Century National Trainings

21st Century Community Learning Centers Summer Institute
July 27-29, 2015; Dallas, Texas

Summer Changes Everything National Conference
October 12-14, 2015; Baltimore, Md.

PENN SACCA Annual Statewide Conference
November 13-14, 2015; Grantville, Pa.

Pennsylvania Department of Education Migrant Education Program and English as a Second Language Conference
November 16-18, 2015; Harrisburg, Pa.

National Afterschool Association Annual Convention
March 20-23, 2016; Orlando, Fla.

Best Out-of-School Time (BOOST) Conference
April 26-29, 2016; Palm Springs, Calif.

 

The After-School Institute (TASI) Annual Conference
TBA 

Beyond School Hours
TBA

Promising Practices – Proven Strategies Extra Learning Opportunities
TBA