Welcome to Western's 19th Annual Teacher Institute
Professional Development for Educators.
Celebrating nearly 20 years!
Save the date! Western’s 19th annual Teacher Institute will take place June 5th-June 17th, 2023. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to mailing list.
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
Since 2004, The Teacher Institute has offered courses covering a variety of topics including math, science, art, CLD/ELL, foreign language, outdoor education, educational technology, literacy and more in beautiful Gunnison, Colorado at Western Colorado University. Opportunities include hands-on, individualized activities, instructional enhancements and outdoor classrooms.
Enhance your Teaching Skills and Methods
At the Teacher Institute you’ll be challenged and engaged while growing and advancing as an educator.
All educators have an opportunity to register for courses at a 40% discounted rate. This discount will be first come first serve, so register early!
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.
Click Here for the Teacher Institute June 2023 Course Catalog
Registration is now open. Register here.
Housing and Experience
Western Colorado University’s Teacher Institute offers courses from a multitude of subject areas so you can hone your teaching skills in your area(s) of specialization.
Teacher Institute June 2023 Courses
The Western Teacher Institute prides itself in providing engaging, collaborative activities for our attendees – both inside class and out.
DirectorJennifer Whitacre, M.S.
Lecturer, Clinical Coach, Director of Summer Teacher Institute
Crawford Hall 101, 1 Western Way, Gunnison, CO 81231
Take the Next Step
Apply to Western
We understand that applying to a university can be daunting, which is why we make our admission process as simple and straightforward as possible. Learn more about applying to your program of choice at Western.
The best way to find out what makes Western such a special place is to experience it for yourself. Our student-led tours give you an insider’s perspective on everything from academics to student life.
We keep the Mountaineer spirit going strong within our alumni community. Whether getting together with friends at an annual event, making a donation or mentoring a student, graduates continue to play an important role in the Western community.
Want to discover more about Western? Request information today to get in touch with the admissions team.