From learning the latest in classroom technology tools, to continuing professional education courses, to training in curriculum evaluation, and more, the BCIU offers educators and administrators a wealth of professional development experiences.
The Berks County Intermediate Unit uses Frontline Education (formerly MyLearningPlan) for all course and workshop registration. View the course catalog and register today at the link below.
Continuing Professional Education (CPE) courses are offered by BCIU. These graduate level courses offer credit toward a Level II Instructional or Educational Specialist Certificate, a Master’s Equivalency Certificate, Act 48, self-improvement, or professional development. All participants are strongly urged to comply with PDE’s policy of 100% attendance for full credit.
Courses are considered graduate-level study and are designed to meet the same level of rigor as those offered at universities. Courses are offered during the fall, winter, spring, and summer.
The PA Key is Pennsylvania’s early childhood source for professionals. The Key has all the latest information for OCDEL’s early childhood programs and helpful facts for your professional career development. You will also find the latest news, events and links to additional initiatives and resources.
insideBERKSbusiness is a teachers in the workplace initiative that connects local educators with businesses in Berks County. The program gives educators valuable insights into the current workforce climate. Fortified with the knowledge gleaned from their internship experience, educators will be able to enrich their career education instruction and counseling efforts.
In 2019, more 31 interns from 12 school districts, two career and technology centers, the Berks County Intermediate Unit, and the Janus School participated in the insideBERKSbusiness program. Along with the knowledge gained, educators will also receive a $500 stipend and 40 Act 48 hours for completing the program.