Professional Development



Great PD is Here!

High Ability Network on  May 11

Teaching Books Virtual Lunch and Learn on June 1

iTeachTech powered by EACS on June 2

Integrating PSAT/SAT in all Subjects Virtual PD on  June 9

PFW Transition to Teaching Virtual Lunch and Learn on June 14

IDOE High Ability/STEM PD @ Plymouth on June 14

WRAP Wellness for Teachers @ Region 8 on June 16-17

Choice Literacy Summer Institute on June 27

Making Makers Mainstream Grant is now open to any currently practicing teachers in grades 2-12.  

Keep Indiana Learning/Region 8 Virtual PD Partnership

Region 8 has recently partnered with our other Education Service Centers to provide high quality, virtual professional development to all of our members and non member alike.  Please note that if you register for any of the sessions below, your invoice may come from Region 8 OR CIESC.  

To view a variety of on demand or other offerings, click on the link below.

Keep Indiana Learning | Supporting Educators in Indiana - Keep Indiana Learning


Make It Your Own Way Free PD

Self-Paced on Your Time… Asynchronous, and 7 or more Professional Growth Points…
Free to all Educators… Plus Opportunities for Free Resources, Books, and Tools
Sign Up as an Individual, a Team, a Department, or an Entire School

Earn up to 77 FREE PGP's with Make It Your Way Online PD!  

Click HERE to register 

PBLblend – Experience the Project Based Learning Gold Standards and how to Blend them face to face and in e-learning

Making Thinking Visible - Facilitate student metacognition in the class and e-learning with ideas from Harvard’s Project Zero

Making phET Useful – Uncover STEM practice and dig deeper using free online simulations and related resources

Hacking Writing in All Content Areas– Provide for writing in all content areas that facilitates creativity and digital audiences

Sketchnoting: A Strategy for Significant Engagement

Student Owned Inquiry: Quick, Easy, and Effective… Question Formulation Technique

Design Thinking in Every Subject: Creativity and the Design Process

It’s in the Bag: Transforming Maker/STEAM projects for Blended and e-learning

Multimedia Modality and PBS...Engaged Learning Using Multimedia Resources

Social Emotional Learning (SEL) The Key to Student Success in Any Class


We welcome opportunities to partner with schools and districts to provide customized experiences.  Members will enjoy the engaging and personalized sessions that we design at reduced rates.  Non-members can also benefit from the same option for a reasonable investment. 

Contact Cindy McKinney for more information.