UNH Professional Education Newsletter

posted Jul 3, 2016, 7:30 AM by Professional Learning

Expand your career or launch a new one with UNH Professional Education

Welcome to summer; a time for most educators to recharge and retool. As part of our own transition, we’ve recently changed our name from UNH Professional Development and Training to UNH Professional Education. We hope you’ll take advantage of some of our offerings described below.

Program Catalog

Summer Offerings for Educators

Featured Conferences & Programs

Assessment Institute

August 1-2, Durham
Don’t miss the opportunity to study the fundamental doctrines and practical application of assessment and evaluation through the Assessment Institute. The Assessment Institute consists of four half-day modules designed to teach the principles of effective assessment, evaluative judgement, and data management.

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Counseling & Social Work

Coaching Children and Teens is a series of workshops designed to assist counselors helping youth to create action steps for personal and academic goals and cope with challenging issues. A total of 18 hours is required to complete the Coaching Children and Teens Certificate program consisting of three required courses and three electives.

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Rocky Shore Ecology: Tide Pool Treasures

July 14, Rye
Discover the treasures found in tide pools, learn more about the coastal critters that call this habitat home and dive deeper into the science of inquiry through data collection in this one-day noncredit workshop for science teachers.

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Supervisor’s Boot Camp

July 21, Durham
Did you just get promoted to a supervisory role? Congratulations! Now what? Learn the secrets of supervisory success at Supervisor’s Boot Camp with Lynne Richards and David Lee.

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Success Stories

Violin Craftsmanship Institute

String-instrument and music lovers alert! UNH PE runs the Violin Craftsmanship Institute each summer. View last year’s video and share it with string-instrument music lovers and repairers in your community. Learn more.

Violin Institute Video

Partner Showcase

UNH Professional Education collaborates with area partners to bring you the most valuable experiential learning opportunities. Rocky Shore Ecology is co-sponsored by the Seacoast Science Center in Rye, NH. Go to the Seacoast Science Center to explore on your own or participate in a visitor or group program. Naturalists at Seacoast Science Center are ready to guide you on your learning adventure.

Seacoast Science Center

Custom Training

We offer customized training services to schools, organizations and businesses throughout New Hampshire and its surrounding regions. Content is based on your specific needs or any topics we cover in public workshops. If your school or organization has several administrators, managers or staff you would like to train in a particular area, we will work with you to assess your training needs, develop programs, and deliver training at your site, at our sites in Durham, Portsmouth, or Manchester, or at another location of your choosing. For more information about customized training services, contact Juliet Webber at (603) 862-4344 orcustom.training@unh.edu

In addition to our broad interest newsletter, we will occasionally send email relating to specific professional development interests. Please use the form linked from the button below to update your interests.

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