SAVE the DATES for Fall Trainings!

Training dates have been, and continue to be scheduled for a big fall roll out of PD Offerings. The portal will be updated daily with course registration information. Keep the PD Portal website as a favorite link for convenient check-ins. Please call or email Nancy for more information or questions in regards to PD offerings. 624-6780

FALL Professional Development Offerings


August 29 a combined PD Overview and MCT Expansion Overview for Directors. This Webinar will be recorded.  Live Webinar Time on the 29thTBA.


Sept. 6

New Director Training in Augusta 10:00-3:00

Sept. 10

Advising Overview Webinar 3:30-4:30

Sept. 13

WorkReady Facilitator Training in Augusta 9:30-12:30

Sept. 17

Advising Basics Webinar Part 1  3:30-5:00

Sept. 27

Adult English Language Acquisition in Augusta 1:00-3:00

Sept. 30   

Standards in Action (SIA) Train the Trainer all day face to face session.

Location TBD (Southern Maine or NH) Information and Applications available soon. Six instructional leaders from Maine will be selected to join instructional leaders   from all the New England states.


Oct. 8 Beginning of Fall 2013 MARTI Courses

  • Technology Integration  8 week blended course Oct. 8- Dec. 3
  • Universal Design for Learning 10 week blended course Oct. 8-Dec. 17
  • Teaching Adult Students in a Blended Classroom 7 week blended course Oct.8-Nov 26
  • Teaching and Learning through Interactive Video Conference  Oct. 9-Nov. 20

Oct. 9 (tentative date to begin a four session institute)

Raising the Bar in Adult Education Institute: How to Apply Instructional Strategies to Attain College and Career Readiness Standards in ESL/ABE and ASE and MCT.  

Oct. 10

Fall Directors Meeting in Augusta

REMINDER Aug. 29th CASAS/Linking to Instruction training in Augusta 9:00-12:30. Registration date closes at the end of the day Aug. 28th. There is still time to register.

NOTICE The Week of Sept. 10th we hope to begin a series of monthly Advising Training Sessions using Webinars and Video Conference.  These sessions will be live but will be recorded.  Dates and times TBD.

Information on Training activities for October-January is in the works and will be available soon.

Stay tuned for PD News and Updates FY14 on the P Portal !