eMINTS Professional Development Programs
eMINTS Comprehensive PD
-a two year, more than 250 hour, professional development program offered to teachers with the full suite of hardware and software. Meeting face-2-face in small cohorts, teachers become a part of a professional learning network like no other, set on improving student achievement with a focus on High-Quality Lesson Design, Inquiry-based learning, Building a Community of Learners, all while being Supported by Technology. Teachers learn how to use good teaching strategies and techniques while incorporating the use of technology in real world applications. The eMINTS Comprehensive PD has been awarded the ISTE Nets-T alignment and is a professional development affiliate of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills.
For schools implementing the eMINTS Comprehensive program, a subset of eMINTS PD, called eMINTS4ALL is available for teachers above and below grade levels with full eMINTS Comprehensive classroom. this includes 90 hours of contact time over a 2 year period.
A two-year, train-the-trainer, program designed to prepare individuals to deliver eMINTS PD and eMINTS4All to educators in their settings. PD4ETS includes a rigorous certification process with significant levels of support from eMINTS staff both on and off site.