Professional Development Workshops for Educators in ROE #40
If you work as an educator for a school in the Regional Office of Education District #40, the ROE will will cover your course fees, and award you Continuing Professional Development Units (CPDUs) if you take certain classes at The MAC.
On this page you can find descriptions of upcoming classes at The MAC that are included in the ROE's list of professional development workshops. Besides registering for classes through the MAC, you will also need to register with the ROE in order for them to cover your class fees. You can do so by following this link to the ROE calendar of events. If registration through the ROE cannot be confirmed, you will be held responsible for paying any class fees.
Upcoming ROE approved courses:
A four-day workshop for educators who want to teach ceramics in their classrooms.
In this 4-week knitting class, you'll learn how to knit a scarf to keep your student wizard warm!
A four-day workshop for educators who want to teach the potter's wheel in their classrooms.
Working with clay and natural fiber, you will learn basic ceramics as well as some simple macrame knots to make hanging pots that make beautiful keepsakes or gifts.
A four-day workshop for educators who want to incorporate bookbinding into their art classroom.
In this class we will explore the traditions of clay instruments, ocarinas, drums, chimes and more.
A four-day workshop for educators who want to strengthen their painting skills.
In this four-day class for teachers, we will learn a technique to apply colored slip to clay.
In this four-day class for teachers, we will learn some basic techniques for making jewelry.
Explore how tabletop games, and the stories they inspire, can be used as aids for collaborative creative storytelling in a number of contexts in your school (or at home).
In this four-day class for teachers, you will learn some basic techniques for making textiles.
Handouts from past workshops:
- Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 – Slip Transfer Lidded Slab Pots - Teacher Workshop
- Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 – Six-Week Beginners' Knitting Class