Professional Development Calendars

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Bruce Watkins
Agriculture and Welding Technologies
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-1643  **  [email protected]
Agribusiness Systems 01.0100.90
Animal Systems 01.0100.40
Environmental Service Systems 01.0100.00
Food Products and Processing Systems 01.0100.20
Natural Renewable Resources Systems 01.0100.50
Plant Systems 01.0100.30
Power, Structural and Technical Systems
01.0100.60
Welding Technologies
48.0508.00
Calendar of Events
June 5-8, 2017 – “Taste of Welding Industry Tours” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $160
Taste of Welding Registration Taste of Welding Industry Tours Itinerary – Registration closes May 22 
June 13-15, 2017 – 2017 South Central Arizona AG Tours” – Phoenix/Southern Arizona –
Application Fee: $365 single occupancy/$210 double occupancy
2017 South Central Arizona AG Tour Registration – 2017 South Central Arizona AG Tours Itinerary – Registration closes May 26
July TBD, 2017 – “Welding Symbol, Interpret Welding Symbol on Drawing” – Mohave CC –
Registration Fee: $TBD
Information: Contact Bruce Watkins  602-364-1643   [email protected]
August 17-19, 2017 – “AG Fall Conference” – TBD –
Registration Fee: $1500
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
September 18, 2017 – “AZ State Welding Advisory” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $500
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
September 21, 2017 – “Team AG ED Meeting” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $500
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
DATE TBD – “Drones” – TBD –
Registration Fee: $1000
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
March 21, 2018 – “Team AG ED Meeting” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $500
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
May 23, 2018 – “AZ State Welding Advisory” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $500
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
June 4-7, 2018 – “Taste of Welding” – TBD –
Registration Fee: $2000
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]
June 12-14, 2018 – “Ag Tours” – TBD –
Registration Fee: $1000
Information: Bruce Watkins 602-364-1643  [email protected]

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Robert Waller
 Business, Marketing, and Media Education and Arts Management
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-3015**   [email protected]
Accounting and Related Services 52.0300.00
Advertising and Public Relations 52.1800.30
Animation 10.0200.60
Arts Management 50.0500.30
Business Management and Administrative Services
52.0200.00
Business Operations Support and Assistant Services 52.0400.00
Digital Communications 10.0200.40
Digital Photography 10.0200.50
Digital Printing 10.0200.20
Entertainment Marketing 52.1800.40
Entrepreneurship 52.1800.50
Film and TV 10.0200.90
Financial Services 52.0800.00
Graphic/Web Design 10.0200.30
Music/Audio Production 10.0200.00
Professional Sales and Marketing 52.1800.20
Calendar of Events
June 19-23, 2017 – “Economics Boot Camp” – Mesa –
Registration Fee: $299
Economics Boot Camp Registration and Information – First Come, First Served     
September 19, 2017 – EverFi Financial: How to Build a Career & Understand Finances” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: Free
EverFi Financial: How to Build a Career & Understand Finances Registration – Registration closes September 8
September 27, 2017 – “Hi-Fi Academy Workshop” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $89
Hi-Fi Academy Workshop Registration – Registration closes September 15
October 6, 2017 – “Design Project in a Day – Presented by GCEF” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $210
Design Project in a Day Registration – Registration closes September 22
October 11, 2017 – “Stock Market Game – Presented by ACEE” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: Free
Stock Market Game Registration – Registration closes October 6 
November 3, 2017 – “The REAL Color Course – Presented by GCEF” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $210
The REAL Color Course Registration – Registration closes October 20  
November 8, 2017 – “Entrepreneurship and Economics – Presented by ACEE” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: Free
Information: Robert Waller  602-364-3015  [email protected]
November 17-18, 2017 – “Thespian Conference” – Phoenix –
Registration is Closed
Information: Robert Waller 60-2364-3015 [email protected]
February 2, 2018 – “Step-by-Step Photography and Post-Processing – Presented by GCEF” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $210
Information: Robert Waller  602-364-3015  [email protected]
March 2, 2018 – “Intermediate-to-Advanced STYLES in Adobe InDesign – Presented by GCEF” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $210
Information: Robert Waller  602-364-3015  [email protected]
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Jason Wojcik
Public Service Careers and Transportation Technologies
Fax: 602-542-5334 ** Phone: 602-542-5138** [email protected]
Aircraft Mechanics 47.0600.50
Air Force ROTC 28.0202.00
Air Transportation 49.0100.00
Army ROTC 28.0301.00
Automotive Collision Repair 47.0600.30
Automotive Technologies 47.0600.20
Diesel Engine Repair
47.0600.40
Fire Service
43.0100.00
Law, Public Safety and Security
43.0200.00
Navy/Marine ROTC 28.0401.00
Calendar of Events
TBD
Lisa Mayberry
Education and Training  
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-5315  **  [email protected]
Early Childhood Education 13.1210.00 Education Professions 13.1200.00
Calendar of Events
July 26-28, 2017 – “Education Professions Teacher Cadet Curriculum Training” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $1200
Education Professions Teacher Cadet Curriculum Training Registration – Registration closes July 1
August 31, 2017 – “EdRising Teacher Leader Meeting/Training” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $100
EdRising Teacher Leader Training Registration – Registration closes August 1
September 27, 2017 – ” Education Professions Teach Up! PD Day” – Flagstaff –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
September 28, 2017 – “Early Childhood Education Teach Up! PD Day” – Flagstaff –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
October 3, 2017 – “Early Childhood Education Best Practices” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $150
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
November 7, 2017 – “Education Professions Best Practices” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $150
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
November 8, 2017 – “EdRising Teacher Leader Training” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
January 31, 2018 – “EdRising Teacher Leader Training” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
February 6, 2018 – “Education and Training Program PD Day” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
April 25, 2018 – “Education and Training Program PD Day” – Flagstaff –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Contact Lisa Mayberry – 602-542-5315 [email protected]
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Tracy Rexroat
Engineering Sciences, Manufacturing and Information Technologies
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-0322  **  [email protected]
Automation/Robotics 48.0500.20
Computer Maintenance 15.1200.20
Electronic Technologies 15.0300.00
Engineering Sciences 15.0000.00 
Network Technologies 15.1200.30
Precision Machining 48.0500.30
Software Development 15.1200.40
Web Page Development 15.1200.50
Calendar of Events
Arizona SciTech – Events and Festivals – STEM and STEAM
June TBD, 2017 – “NIMS Level 1 + CNC Training Camp” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $TBD
Information –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
June 12-14, 2017 – “CSWA Solid Works Training” – Peoria –
Registration Fee: $TBD
Information –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
July 10-13, 2017 – “Engineering 102 Training” – Tucson –
Registration Fee: $110 per Day/$1670 Pkg
Information –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
July 10-14, 2017 – “JAVA + A39:G47 + A39:G46 Foundations Camp” – Tucson –
Registration Fee: $350
Information –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
September 29, 2017 – “Gazel Innovative Learning Mini Conference” – Tucson –
Registration Fee: $TBD
Information –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
January 27, 2018 – “Engineering 102 Midyear Follow-up” – TBD –
Registration Fee: FreeInformation –  Tracy Rexroat 602-364-0322 [email protected]
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Tracie Carmel
Family and Consumer Sciences
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-1838  **  [email protected]
Culinary Arts 12.0500.00
Fashion Design and Merchandising 52.1900.20
Hospitality Management 52.0900.00
Interior Design 52.1900.30
Calendar of Events
Classic Cooking Academy Schedule of Events – Various Classes and Dates – Scottsdale – Classic Cooking Academy Classes and Registrations
2017 Summer Institutes – “NRAEF Summer Institutes – Four Levels –
Basic, Advanced, Mastery and Spotlight Series” –
Registration Fee: $675 per level+-
Summer Institute Registration – Sponsored by Darden Restaurant Foundation – In this dynamic and interactive environment, educators have the opportunity to:
Earn restaurant/foodservice educator certification
Learn from faculty composed of nationally recognized content experts
Network among peers
Tour restaurant and foodservice facilities
Receive classroom materials
June 19-23, 2017 – “Fashion REDesign” – Tempe –
Registration Fee:$550
Fashion REDesign Registration – Submit your application as soon as possible!
October 5-7, 2017 – “Phoenix Fashion Week” – Scottsdale –
Registration Fee: $60-190 per event
Phoenix Fashion Week Registration – Questions? contact the organizer at [email protected]
October TBD, 2017 – “Culinary – Chef Wilson ACI Event” – TBD –
Registration Fee: $100
Information: Tracie Carmel Phone: 602-542-1838  **  [email protected]
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Molly Cohen
Health Careers Education
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-5143  ** [email protected]
Bioscience 41.0100.00
Cosmetology
12.0400.00
Dental Assisting 51.0600.00
Emergency Medical Services 51.0900.30
Laboratory Assisting 51.0800.30
Medical Assisting Services 51.0800.60
Medical Imaging Support Services 51.0800.40
Mental and Social Health Services 51.1500.00  
Nursing Services 51.3900.00
Pharmacy Support Services 51.0800.20
Respiratory Therapy Technician 51.0900.20
Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services 51.0800.50
Surgical Technician 51.0900.40
Therapeutic Massage 51.3500.00
Veterinary Assistant 51.0808.00
Calendar of Events
June 22, 2017 – “The 6 Overlooked Causes of Autoimmune Disease” – Chandler –
Registration Fee: FREE
The 6 Overlooked Causes of Autoimmune Disease Registration 
September 22-23, 2017 – “Anatomy in Clay” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $450
Anatomy in Clay Registration and Information – Registration closes August 22
November 4, 2017 – “Scientific and Crime Scene Documentation AKA Lab Notebooking” – Glendale –
Registration Fee: $65
Scientific and Crime Scene Documentation AKA Lab Notebooking Registration – Registration closes October 14
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Cindy Gutierrez
Industrial Technologies Education and Technical Theatre
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-5515  **  [email protected]
Architectural Drafting 15.1300.20
Cabinetmaking 46.0400.40
Carpentry 46.0400.30
Construction Technologies 46.0400.20
Electronic Drafting 15.1300.30
Environmental Control Technologies-Water Operator
15.0506.00
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning 47.0200.00

Heavy Equipment Operations 49.0200.00
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies 47.0300.00
Industrial Electrician 46.0300.30
Mechanical Drafting 15.1300.40
Residential Electrician 46.0300.20
Technical Theatre 50.0500.20
Calendar of Events
June 12-14, 2017 – “CSWA Training” – Glendale –
Registration Fee: $25
Sponsored by West-MEC  –
Oscar Olivas ATIEA Pres: [email protected] or Phil Howardell ATIEA Treas: [email protected]
June 12-15 and 19-22, 2017 – “OSHA Train the Trainer” – 2 Week Certification – Tempe – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Registration Fee: $500 for two week course
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
June 19-22 and 26-29, 2017 – “OSHA Train the Trainer” – 2 Week Certification – Tucson – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Registration Fee: $500 for two week course
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
July 25-28 and July 31- August 3, 2017 – “OSHA Train the Trainer” – 2 Week Certification – Flagstaff – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Registration Fee: $500 for two week course
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
Fall 2017 – “NCCER Instructor Certification Training Program ICTP” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $275
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
October TBD, 2017 – “Safety Management ADOSH Best Practices” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: TBD
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
Winter 2017-2018 – ” SDS2 Design Data Software Grant Training” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: Free
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
July TBD 2018- “AZ Pipe Apprenticeships – Pipe Training” – Tucson –
Registration Fee: TBD
Information: Contact Cindy Gutierrez – Phone: 602-542-5515  [email protected]
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Interdisciplinary Professional Development
Calendar of Events
ADE/CTE Interdisciplinary
For all current ADE Trainings and Workshops go to https://ems.azed.gov/ and search for the program title or area and in New Events on the bottom right or in the search box at the top or the search box at the top if you know the title!
Interdisciplinary
Developmental Resources –  Professional Development for Educators and Counselors
Developmental Resources providing instructor-led continuing education. Calling upon nationally renowned authors and experts in the areas of relational aggression, behavior management, groundbreaking teaching strategies, working with students with emotional/behavioral challenges, school safety and innovative counseling techniques, Developmental Resources offers a host of webinars, public seminars, on-site training options and national conferences.
Premier Program Teacher Series – AZCTE LeadsPD Certification Credit available for Provisional to Standard Certification – Instructional Best Practices, Classroom Management, Laboratory Safety and Management, CTE Program Management, CTSO Advisor Toolbox, CTSO Training, Effective Demonstrations, Work-based Learning, Serving Special Education Students in CTE, Using Advisory Councils Effectively, Structured English Immersion (SEI)
PIMA JTED PD HUB – PD Opportunities, Information and Registration – PIMA JTED 2017-2018 PD Flip Book – Various Topics and Locations – All Pima County JTED Professional Knowledge Courses have been approved by the Arizona Department of Education and the certificates awarded can be used to secure a CTE teaching certificate when moving from a provisional to standard certificate. There is no charge to Pima County JTED employees or their member district employees.  For non-member employees or ‘Public Interest’ there is a $100.00 charge per course if you are taking the course for ADE certification to move from a Provisional to Standard certificate.  Our Workshops are free for all participants to earn certificates for ongoing professional development which count toward the 180 hours a Standard Certified Teacher needed every 6 years to renew their certificate.
West-MEC PD Circle – PD Opportunities – Various Dates and Locations –
Registration Fees: $8 – $25
Instructional Best Practices, Classroom Management, Work-based Learning, Strategic Planning, Grading and Assessment, Using Advisory Councils Effectively, Lesson Plan Writing, CTSO Officer Training, CTSO Advisor Toolbox, Scope and Sequence, Rubrics to Increase Student Success, CTE Program Management, Performance Literacy, Effective Demonstrations and ….
June 15, 2017 – “Girls in Tech” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: Free
Girls in Tech Tickets – The Phoenix Chapter of Girls in Tech has Arrived!
We’re kicking off our launch with a special screening of the film, “She Started It,” which follows five women over two years as they pitch VCs, build teams, and bring products to market. Everyone is welcome, and we encourage parents to bring their tweens and teens. It’s imperative we show the future workforce what’s possible in the world of science, technology, engineering, and math–fields which are woefully underrepresented by women.
June 19-23, 2017 – “Economics Boot Camp” – Mesa –
Registration Fee: $299
Economics Boot Camp Registration and Information – First Come, First Served