Professional Association of Colorado Educators

  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:17:31 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for July 13th - PACE Blog

    Each week, PACE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, new school safety recommendations, an NAACP statement, more Janus fallout, and more!

  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:47:04 +0000: Online Course Offerings for the Summer - PACE Blog

    Summer is the perfect time to reflect on your craft, target areas of growth and achieve your development goals. It’s also a more focused time to get those credit hours in during the summer months before the new school year begins! Many institutions are offering special condensed summer courses for teachers. Check out our five selections below:

  • Fri, 06 Jul 2018 17:24:31 +0000: Weekly News Round-Up for July 6th - PACE Blog

    Each week, PACE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, we find the news our members really want to see. This week, union news abounds!

  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 20:24:52 +0000: The Teacher Legacies that We Can’t Get Out of Our Head - PACE Blog

    Teachers don’t get into it for the money. Many teachers report starting a career in education due to altruistic feelings and a desire to positively impact the world around them. For some, impacting others in life isn’t enough. Some teachers are so dedicated to their students, that they seek to help them even in death, leaving behind legacies that impact generations to come.

  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 20:30:42 +0000: A Classroom Need - Diverse Teachers - PACE Blog

    Recently while celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week and attending The Atlantic’s Education Policy Summit, it was abundantly clear that diversity among teachers has become a top policy issue. However, it has been an ongoing crisis in classrooms throughout the US for decades. In 2016, the US Department of Education commissioned The State of Racial Diversity in the Educator Workforce report. The purpose of this report was to provide a current snapshot of the racial diversity of educators in our nation’s elementary and secondary public schools. (Please read it if you have time!)

Colorado Parent Teacher Association

  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 18:34:45 +0000: ParentsforHealthyKids.org - Colorado PTA
    National PTA and Action for Healthy kids have launched Parents for Healthy Kids, a website just for parents and school groups to find resources, funding and training opportunities, and inspiration on ways to make your school a healthier place.
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:28:32 +0000: Saturday, April 14, 2018, 8:30 am-12:00 pm. Parents for Healthy Kids Workshop – Creating Healthy Schools in District 51: What Parents Need to Know - Colorado PTA
    Bookcliff Middle School, 540 29 ¼ Road, Grand Junction, CO. Join Colorado PTA, Mesa County Valley School District 51, and Action for Healthy Kids to learn how parents and families can work together with school leaders, district staff and community partners to create a healthy school food and physical activity culture. Learn how District 51 […]
  • Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:12:41 +0000: Monday, April 30, 2018, 10:00 am – 2:30 pm. | Parents for Healthy Kids Workshop – Good Eats: Healthy School Meals. - Colorado PTA
    Lowry Conference Center, 1061 Akron Way, Denver, CO. Join Colorado PTA, Action for Healthy Kids, and LiveWell Colorado to learn how school meal programs work and how parents can provide support and meaningful collaboration to create healthier school meals that kids want to eat. Participate in a taste test and equipment demo from LiveWell’s School Food […]
  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:38:06 +0000: Join Thompson Council PTA and Thompson School District Healthy Schools Team for a Health & Wellness Workshop! - Colorado PTA
    Join Thompson Council PTA and Thompson School District Healthy Schools Team on September 26, 2017, for an opportunity to learn about district resources around nutrition and wellness, as well as time to network with parent leaders who are implementing successful strategies in their schools. The workshop will be held at Thompson School District Administration Building, 6 […]
  • Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:36:22 +0000: 2017 Parent Workshops: Creating Healthy Schools - Colorado PTA
    “Creating Healthy Schools: What Parents Need to Know. How To Help Students Eat Better and Move More.”  Sept. 19, 20, 21! Workshops offered at no cost by Colorado PTA in partnership with Action for Healthy Kids, Wellness Training Specialists, and LiveWell Colorado for all interested parents and caregivers. Complimentary networking luncheon included. Spanish interpretation available […]

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