Courses, Trainings, and Workshops

  • Professional Learning at DCIU Our professional learning options can be delivered in a variety of formats and span multiple curricular areas, instructional strategies, and educational initiatives. To browse all of our current offerings, click here to access our My Learning Plan professional learning catalog.


    Curriculum and Instruction Initiatives

    Educator Effectiveness

    • Teacher and Principal and Non-Teaching Professionals Effectiveness
    • Danielson’s Framework for Teaching
    • Student Learning Objectives
    • Framework for Leadership



    • PVAAS – Overall and Teacher Specific Reporting
    • eMetric
    • School Performance Profile



    • Comprehensive Planning
    • School Improvement Planning 
    • Curriculum Mapping
    • Classroom Diagnostic Tests (CDTs)
    • PDE SAS
    • PA Core/ Common Core Standards
    • New Teacher Induction – program creation
    • Assessment Literacy 
    • Literacy Design Collaborative & Math Design Collaborative
    • Text Dependent Analysis
    • Hybrid Learning Institute – Blended Learning Implementations 


    To learn more about our curriculum initiative options, contact Cyndy at


    Professional Learning for Teachers of Students with Special Needs

    • Assistive Technology
    • Autism
    • Least restrictive environment
    • Literacy
    • Math 
    • Multi-tier systems of support (MTSS / RTII)
    • Positive behavior support
    • Project MAX
    • Transition services  
    Learn more about professional learning surrounding special education initiative areas.

    Instructional Technology 

    Learn more about  instructional technology options.

    Non-Public Schools Professional Learning 

    To learn more about professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrators in non-public schools, contact Barb Grimste at