Professional Development Calendars

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Program Specialists
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Bruce Watkins
Agricultural, Welding, and Community Service Careers
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-1643  **  Bruce.Watkins@azed.gov
Agribusiness Systems 01.0100.90
Air Force ROTC 28.0202.00
Animal Systems 01.0100.40
Army ROTC 28.0301.00
Environmental Service Systems 01.0100.00
Fire Service 43.0100.00
Food Products and Processing Systems 01.0100.20
Law, Public Safety and Security 43.0200.00
Natural Renewable Resources Systems 01.0100.50
Navy/Marine ROTC
28.0401.00
Plant Systems
01.0100.30
Power, Structural and Technical Systems
01.0100.60
Welding Technologies
48.0508.00
Calendar of Events
March 17, 2016 – “Team Ag Ed Meeting” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: Free
March 18-19, 2016 – “Plasma Cam” – Gilbert
Registration Fee: $180
Information – Standard: 18.5 Metal Fabrication
April 18, 2016 – “Welding Advisory Committee Meeting” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: Free
June 6-9, 2016 – “A Taste of Welding” – Yuma
Registration Fee: $250
Information – Facilitator: Sam Colton
June 20-24, 2016 – “Economics Boot Camp” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $299
Economics Boot Camp Registration – Registration closes June 13
June 14-17, 2016 – “Summer Tours” – Southern California
Registration Fee: $350
Information – Facilitator: Bruce Watkins

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Shea Padilla
Business, Marketing, and Media Education
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-5049  **  Shea.Padilla@azed.gov
Accounting and Related Services 52.0300.00
Advertising and Public Relations 52.1800.30
Animation 10.0200.60
Business Management and Administrative Services 52.0200.00
Business Operations Support and Assistant Services 52.0400.00
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
Journalism 10.0200.40
Music/Audio Production 10.0200.00
Professional Sales and Marketing 52.1800.20
Calendar of Events
February 19, 2016 – “Galvanize the Principles of Graphic Design” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $240
Galvanize the Principles of Graphic Design Registration – Registration closes February 5
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 Education and Training
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Temp Contact Phone: 602-542-4365  **  Jan.Brite@azed.gov
Early Childhood Education 13.1210.00 Education Professions 13.1200.00
Calendar of Events
April 16, 2016 – “Dice, Dominos & Decks of Cards for the 8 Mathematical Practices” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $100
Dice, Dominos & Decks of Cards for the 8 Mathematical Practices Registration
April 18, 2016 – “Kodo Kids” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $75
Kodo Kids Registration – Registration closes March 28
May 2, 2016 – “Language, Literacy, and Laughter” – Tucson
Registration Fee: $45
Language, Literacy, and Laughter Registration – Registration closes April 1
July TBD, 2016 – “Math and Music: A Natural Harmony” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: $55
Information – Math and music are virtually inseparable. Math is sometimes best introduced to young children through music
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Tracy Rexroat
Engineering Sciences, Manufacturing and Information Technologies
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-0322  **  Tracy.Rexroat@azed.gov
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
February 12, 2016 – “Robotic Welding & Automated MFG Workshop” – Mesa
Registration Fee: Free
Robotic Welding and Automated MFG Workshop Information – Contact: Linda Clark Linda@Kleineducational.com  
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Tracie Carmel
Family and Consumer Sciences
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-1838  **  Tracie.Carmel@azed.gov
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
June 2016 – “Culinary Camp”
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Debra James
Health Careers Education
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-1368  **  Debra.James@azed.gov
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/Animal Health Technician/Veterinary Assistant 51.0808.00
Calendar of Events
March 5, 2016 – “Building a Better Classroom-Cosmetology” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $25
Building a Better Classroom-Cosmetology Registration – Registration closes February 19 
April 22, 2016 – “Understanding and Teaching Statistics” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $25
Understanding and Teaching Statistics Registration – Registration closes April 10 
June TBD, 2016 – “Bioscience Workshop” – Tucson
Registration Fee: $75
Information – Two-day Workshop
TBD, 2016 – “How to Improve CNA Test Scores” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: N/A
Information – Regulations, organizational policies and property, responsibility in the workplace
September 10, 2016 – “Building a Better Classroom for Health Career Instructors” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $30
Information – One of two workshops
September 16, 2016 – “Perry Outreach Program” – TBD
Registration Fee: No Fee
Information – CNA Curriculum Development Workshop
October 8, 2016 – “DNA Bar Coding” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $35
Information – Bioscience Curriculum Development Workshop
October 15, 2016 – “Scientific and Crime Scene Documentation AKA Lab Notebooking” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $65
Information – Interdisciplinary Curriculum Development Workshop
November 4, 2016 – “Medical Boot Camp” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $20
Information – Medical Updates Workshop
January TBD, 2017 – “CNA Educators Retreat” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – AZ Board of Nursing Industry Update Workshop
February 18, 2017 – “Body Art” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $20
Information – Health Careers Industry Update Workshop 
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Cindy Gutierrez
Industrial Technologies Education
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-542-5515  **  Cindy.Gutierrez@azed.gov
Aircraft Mechanics 47.0600.50
Air Transportation 49.0100.00
Architectural Drafting 15.1300.20
Automotive Collision Repair 47.0600.30
Automotive Technologies 47.0600.20
Cabinetmaking 46.0400.40
Carpentry 46.0400.30
Construction Technologies 46.0400.20
Diesel Engine Repair 47.0600.40
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
Calendar of Events
March 18, 2016 – “Masonry Madness” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: Free
Masonry Madness Registration
May 31, 2016 – “Automotive PD” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $40
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
June 1, 2016 – “Automotive PD” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $40
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
June 2, 2016 – “Automotive PD” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $40
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
June 3, 2016 – “Automotive PD” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $40
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
June TBD, 2016 – “Concrete Forms and Finishing” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
July 16, 2016 – “Surveying” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
July 17, 2016 – “Automotive Best Practices” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: $120
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez 4 – 5 Sessions Hands-On Application Workshop 
July 17, 2016 – “Electrical Wiring” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez 
July 18, 2016 – “NCCER Career Pathways Event” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez 
July 18, 2016 – “Implementing NCCER” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: No Fee
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez 
July 18-19, 2016 – “New Product Training” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: Included
Information – Cost Included in Conference Registration
July 19, 2016 – “Drafting Workshops” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
July 19, 2016 – “Solar Tech Tour” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: TBD
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez
July 19, 2016 – “Math in CTE” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: No Fee
Information – Contact Cindy Gutierrez 
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Robert Waller
Performing Arts Education
Fax: 602-542-5334  **  Phone: 602-364-3015**   Robert.Waller@azed.gov
Arts Management 50.0500.30 Technical Theatre 50.0500.20
Calendar of Events
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Interdisciplinary Professional Development
Calendar of Events
ADE/CTE Interdisciplinary
April 22, 2016 – “Understanding and Teaching Statistics” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $25
Understanding and Teaching Statistics Registration – Registration closes April 10 
June 20-24, 2016 – “Economics Boot Camp” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $299
Economics Boot Camp Registration – Registration closes June 13
 Arizona K12 Center
April 16, 2016 – “Dice, Dominos & Decks of Cards for the 8 Mathematical Practices” – Phoenix
Registration Fee: $100
Dice, Dominos & Decks of Cards for the 8 Mathematical Practices Registration
April 18, 2016 – “Kodo Kids” – Phoenix –
Registration Fee: $75
Kodo Kids Registration – Registration closes March 28
May 2, 2016 – “Language, Literacy, and Laughter” – Tucson
Registration Fee: $45
Language, Literacy, and Laughter Registration – Registration closes April 1
July TBD, 2016 – “Math and Music: A Natural Harmony” – ACTEAZ Summer Conference – Tucson
Registration Fee: $55
Information – Math and music are virtually inseparable. Math is sometimes best introduced to young children through music