The next Professional
Development workshop for Academy members is scheduled to begin after the
2017 PE Conference. (If you're reading this in order to
find out the answer to a Treasure Hunt question, provide July 13th and 7pm
Central Time as the the "date and time of the next workshop".)
, by Steve Beyerlein
The 2017 Process Education
program is fully populated and publicly viewable! And for
newsletter readers who haven't YET registered for the conference, you can
receive $75 off your registration if you use the following code when registering
(case-sensitive): (Sorry, you'll have to read the
article itself to find it!.) As you browse the conference program, you will find three
thematically organized days that include symposium panels,
keynoters, practitioner workshops,
research workshops, and community-building
workshops. Special attention is given each day to equity in higher education as it appears in three
The BEST Pre-Conference
, by Steve Beyerlein & Dan
Based on preliminary discussion with prospective participants,
this institute promises to be one of the top 10 (of all-time!)
institutes among the 400 Pacific Crest has offered. It merges the
Facilitation Institute, with the online Teaching Learning to Learn
and experiencing an actual Learning to Learn course. The institute
should bring together participants from across the nation along with
a mentoring team all seeking to improve their own learning and
self-growth performance, but also desiring to be well-prepared
facilitators of the Learning to Learn and Self-growth Curriculum.
Implementations of this curriculum on your home campus could be...
You should try to book your
flights into either Fresno airport (FAT) or San Jose (SJC) (about 2.5 hours away
from Fresno). Please visit the on the Members
site under 2017 Conference Planning and enter your travel information if you
were not able to enter it on the registration form...
If you are attending the conference and never have been to the Yosemite
Valley, this is your chance! The Learning to Learn Institute will end a bit
early so that we can make our way to Yosemite for some natural scenery and R&R
before the PE Conference starts up the following day....
, by Patrick Barlow
The inaugural series of PE Academy Professional Development
Workshops continues to be met with open arms by Academy members.
These synchronous 90 minute online workshops use Process Education
principles to share ideas for strengthening the practice in our
classrooms. The Learning Process Methodology is fully implemented in
the workshops; as participants experience pre-workshop reading and
reflection, in-workshop presentation followed by group reflection
Process Education integrates many different educational theories, processes, and tools in emphasizing the continuous development of learning skills through the use of assessment principles in order to produce learner self-development.