• Countywide Conference

    Professional learning for special area educators.

    On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) will host conferences and workshops designed to meet the unique needs of related arts teachers, encore teachers and helping professionals in the educational setting. This conference offers learning experiences that result in key takeaways, best practices and strategies that can be implemented as soon as educators return to school.

    Special area educators come away from the day with new connections, new strategies and a renewed sense of purpose.

    Full details for each strand and enrollment opens on September 3, 2019!


  • Art Educators Conference

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    Collaboratively planned with GoggleWorks, Center for the Arts. 

  • Health & PE Conference

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    Preview of the CCIU Athletic Leadership & Coaching Development Program, modified to be applicable for K-12 Health & PE teachers, athletic coaches and aspiring coaches.

  • Librarians Workshop

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    The Many Hats of the School Librarian: Join fellow school librarians to explore relevant librarian topics in table top discussions.

  • Mental Health Clinicians &
    Social Workers Workshop


    Workshop designed for licensed mental health clinicians and social workers in the educational setting. CEUs are available.

  • School Counselor Conference

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    Childhood Trauma: What School Counselors Need to Know, with Eric Owens, Ph.D. WCU

  • School Nurses Conference

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    Collaboratively planned with the Immaculata University Nursing Program. Attend education sessions that are directly applicable to the work of school nurses. 

  • School Psychologists Workshop

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    Workshops designed for school psychologists in the educational setting. CEUs are available.

  • Speech and Language Pathologists

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    Communication Disorders Across Languages with Lisa M. Bedore, PhD, Audiology and Speech Sciences, Purdue University

  • Social Emotional Learning
    Essential Skills to Promote Equity

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    Keynote speaker Pamela Emery discusses the essential skills for promoting equity in today's classrooms. Choose workshops centered on this theme to finish your day.

  • STEM Workshop

    Students Inventing

    Educators gain skills to help them leverage the benefits of STEM to engage ALL students and promote learning in any grade and any classroom.

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