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Summer Institutes

Professional development

PDCE is here to help you hone your teaching skills year-round.

Our Summer Institutes focus on improving teacher quality across the state, giving teachers the tools they need to align their instruction with the demands of the Common Core State Standards.

The PDCE offers annual Summer Institutes for teachers that focus on writing and reading practices.  Below you will find the Summer 2015 institutes.   We’d love for you to participate!

Summer Institute on Nonfiction Writing

We will introduce teachers to the characteristics of high quality writing programs and the writing process, with particular emphasis on nonfiction writing.

Target Audience: Teachers of Grades K-12 ELA, Science, and/or Social Studies
Instructors: Emily Amendum (UD), Robyn Howton (Brandywine School District)
Dates: June 15-18 and June 29-30, 2015
Time: 12:30-3:30 pm
Location: 200 Academy Street, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

For more information, visit 2015 Nonfiction Writing Institute.

  • 200 Academy Street · University of Delaware · Newark, DE 19716
    Phone: 1-877- UD-TEACH
    Fax: 302-831-2708
    E-mail: dcte-inquiry@udel.edu