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Ritenour Professional Development Opportunities – Summer 2017

Ritenour has several opportunities for professional development this summer and prior to the beginning of school next August: 

  • Ritenour Summer Learning Series (June 6-9, 2017)
    Sessions focus on support for Math, English Language Arts (ELA), Science and Social Studies educators (ELL teachers and interventionists will find benefit from attending as well). Participants will be compensated. 
  • Model BEST Year One (June 26-30 or July 17-21, 2017)
    New teachers will only need to attend one of the two sessions.
  • PLC Implementation Cohort (July 20-21, 2017)
    Must have a minimum of a two-person team.

If you were unable to sign up for any of these offerings, but are still interested, please email Evelyn Gilliam at

August Learning Opportunities
During our first week back in August 2017, the following learning opportunities are available:

  • Friday, Aug. 11 - Half day (a.m.) Math (required for all K-5 teachers and 6-12 math teachers and math interventionists)
  • Monday, Aug. 14 - Half day (a.m.) Elementary Guided Reading professional development and middle school/high school small group instruction (reading/writing ELA and SS).  Building administrators will inform teachers who need to attend.