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Face-to-Face Learning Events (Formerly Workshops) 

This listing provides information on graduate professional development activities that are open to any professional educator.

  • Earn graduate professional development credits for salary lane change or re-licensing requirements.
  • Pick from a variety of face-to-face learning events offered at a location near you.
  • Learn from instructors who are experts in their fields.
  • Network with other teachers and educators from across the region.
  • View Registration, Textbooks, Withdrawals & Course Policies.

IMPORTANT! Please carefully read and follow the registration information listed with each course description. If the learning event is NOT hosted by UND, you may need to follow a 2-step process:

  1. Register for Event
  2. Register for UND Credit

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Courses

The 2020 farm tour is going to the eastern part of the state. Join us as we visit the Red River Valley area to learn about how farming in eastern North Dakota is different from that in the west.


July 8, 2020 to July 9, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

Join us in Wahpeton for an opportunity to experience current watershed management and water resource issues on the Red River. While exploring the issues and identifying solutions, participants will receive real world, user friendly and classroom ready instruction from specially trained Project WET facilitators, resource professionals, and scientists.


July 13, 2020 to July 17, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

The 2020 summer conference for foreign language teachers is a conference for all current, retired, and pre-service foreign language teachers. The goal of this summer conference is to bring local and regional foreign language teachers together to participate in professional development discussions on current best practices in foreign language education.


June 14, 2020 to August 15, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

The institute provides experiential learning and resources for curriculum planning and development and how to help foster environmental responsibility of natural resources in stewards of all ages.


July 13, 2020 to July 27, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

This track is designed for second language learners of Lakota at the pre-intermediate level. The course will build on the foundations of the beginner track (Lakota Language 1A-C and Lakota Language 2A-C) and it will continue to develop the students' oral communication proficiency through highly interactive teaching activities.


July 6, 2020 to July 17, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

The content and topics being covered include: NASA educational resources, ND Space Grant opportunities for students and educators, hands-on Sphero robotics investigations, breakout room/team activities, and confidence in integrating coding into their curricula.


August 4, 2020 to August 13, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

Participants will learn about management and conservation of water as a natural resource. This course will be a classroom application of the summer 2020 course taken. Natl Resource Inst, Pt 1 Bottineau is a pre-requiste.


June 2, 2020 to September 16, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

The North Dakota Council of Teachers of English conference professional development credit will focus on discussion and presentations in reading and writing from authors H.D. Hunter and Ebony Thomas in addition to Cornelius Minor.


July 30, 2020 to July 31, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

This workshop provides an opportunity for teachers to apply scientific concepts to land management, wildlife habitat and chemistry in grassland ecosystems at a working ranch.


August 10, 2020 to August 15, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

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June 16, 2020 to July 21, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.
July 9, 2020 to August 13, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

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July 7, 2020 to July 31, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.

The College, Career, and Community Writers Program (C3WP) is an initiative of the National Writing Project that offers upper elementary, middle and high school teachers professional development in teaching source-based argument writing. It offers tools and resources developed and tested at National Writing Project sites and in classrooms across the country. The program begins with a three-day summer workshop and includes monthly follow-up sessions during the school year, and is led by teacher-leaders from the Red River Valley Writing Project.


August 8, 2019 to June 30, 2020 Contact the IOR for session start and end times.