Allan & Mary Lou Varni

We are so happy you have selected us to help you meet your professional goals. Dominican University of California has a strong reputation for developing outstanding new teachers for many years. Now, with the partnership Educational Development and Services, this reputation will expand to the professional development and continuing education of veteran teachers! I think you will find the course style refreshingly simple as each course is designed to acknowledge the hard work that teachers do as they strive to maintain excellence.
If you have any questions about the course offerings, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
We look forward to working with you!

Allan and Mary Lou Varni

avarni@dominicanCAonline.com

650.279.0696


Important Events/Dates

Listed below are upcoming conferences, events, orientations, or exit interview dates. If you happen to miss one, please contact me for possible options.


EDUX Orientations

SANTA CLARA

May 16

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
2615 The Alameda

SARATOGA

May 17

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
18482 Prospect Rd.

SAN MATEO

May 18

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
61 West 43rd Ave..

SAN JOSE (BERRYESSA)

May 23

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
2550 Berryessa Rd.

MONTEREY

May 25

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
375 Alvarado St.

SCOTTS VALLEY

May 31

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
245 Mt. Herman Rd.

MILLBRAE

June 1

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
414 Broadway

PACIFICA

June 6

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
1285 Linda Mar Shopping Center

SOQUEL

June 7

4-5 p.m.

Round Table Pizza
2690 41st Ave.

*Last informational meeting.


Conferences

EDUO 9795: 2017 - National Whole Brain Conference

June 12-14

1 or 2 Semester Credits/Units

Las Vegas, Nevada

Learn how to transform your students from passive receivers of information to dynamic creators of high energy lessons. Based on cutting edge scientific research, Whole Brain Teaching recognizes that students learn the most when they are engaged in lessons that involve seeing, hearing, doing, speaking and feeling.

Syllabus

Register


SUMMER WORKSHOPS IN SANTA CRUZ, CA

Workshop details: www.sallyarnoldconsulting.com/workshops

TEACHING SOCIAL STUDIES AS THE STRUGGLE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE, EDUO 9677

July 27 & 28

9:30-4:30 p.m.

316 California St, Santa Cruz

Social studies lessons can be used to improve your class climate, reduce bullying, and empower students to become active citizens. You will learn how to engage your class by making your lessons accessible to diverse learners.

ELEMENTARY MATH- FUN AND PRACTICAL WAYS TO IMPLEMENT THE CCS, EDUO 9553

August 3 & 4

9:30-4:30 p.m.

316 California St, Santa Cruz

Engaging hands-on activities can be used to teach both the arithmetic and non-arithmetic strands of math. Learn to differentiate your instruction and integrate math across the curriculum.

ELEMENTARY TEACHERS DO IT ALL, EDUO 9779

July 31 – Aug 2

9:30-2:30 p.m.

316 California St, Santa Cruz

Elementary teachers are expected to be able to teach everything. This course offers practical tips to help you be an effective teacher of a wide variety of subjects while accommodating the variety of the students in your class.

BEYOND BTSA BOOT CAMP, EDUO 9837

August 7-9

9:30-2:30 p.m.

316 California St, Santa Cruz

Start your year off right: organized and confident! You'll come away with practical ideas you can use right away to make an engaged and positive classroom where all are valued -- including you!

TARGETED READING INSTRUCTION FOR STUDENT SUCCESS, EDUO 9231

August 10 & 11

9:30-2:30 p.m.

316 California St, Santa Cruz

Your students read at different levels, but how can you meet each of their needs and still keep your sanity? Learn techniques of close observation and flexible instruction that can help every student improve as a reader.