Tools for Teachers

Tools for Teachers

June Academy offers month-long selection of online and in-person professional development


The Educational Service Center of Central Ohio is hosting a wide variety of learning opportunities during the June Academy. Face-to-face and online options will be available. Select from multi-day, mini-academy options, single-day or half-day options. Topics will include:

  • Performance Task Design (featuring Ohio Department of Education consultants and Ohio Performance Assessment Pilot teachers);
  • English Language Arts and Math Common Core (featuring Tanny McGregor, Jonily Zupanic and Steve Leinwand);
  • Project-based Learning (Buck Institute for Education facilitators and Dayna Laur);
  • Blended Learning/Teacher As Architect (Sarah Folzenlogen and Stephanie Hollar);
  • Depth of Knowledge/Assessment Design (Common Core Institute speaker Jill Stine);
  • Online Courses (Quality Matters Online Design and Ohio Department of Education Advanced Mentor Teacher Course: Data Beyond the Numbers);
  • Specially designed workshops to support Ohio-based initiatives (Ohio Teacher Evaluation System, Understanding Ohio’s Report Cards, Value-Added Data and others).

Visit or browse the full June Academy brochure here. Select the program of interest to register. A design-your-own Ashland graduate credit option is available for an additional $249 per hour. Contact Sandy Denney at (614) 542-4111 for registration assistance.