Professional Development for Educators.
The Teacher Institute offers graduate level credits specifically for the continuing education of K-12 teachers. The Institute provides opportunities for educators to enhance content knowledge, share pedagogy and network with other teachers
Held on Western Colorado University’s campus in June, this two- and-a-half week summer session offers a variety of content courses designed for educators who want to enrich their existing curricula in addition to earning professional credit. Opportunities include hands-on, individualized activities, instructional enhancements and outdoor classrooms.
The 2022 Teacher Institute concluded on June 15. Check back later for our 2023 dates!
Enhance your teaching skills and methods
At the Teacher Institute, you’ll be challenged and engaged while growing and advancing as an educator. You’ll have the opportunity to take courses covering a variety of topics and collaborate with educators from around the state to prepare for your best school year yet.
The Teacher Institute offers courses covering a variety of topics including math, science, art, CLD/ELL, foreign language, outdoor education, educational technology, literacy and more.