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Local Professional Development Events

All of the events below meet the guidelines for AMS hours of professional development. They are hosted by colleagues in the wider community. If you have questions please direct them to the event hosts—not to AMS. A reminder that events hosted by AMS can also earn you hours of professional development.

To have your event listed on this page, check the guidelines for event types and formats. If you believe your event qualifies, send an e-mail to us that includes each of the following details in a bullet-pointed list. Note, submissions must be for events no less than 30 days in the future. 

  • Event website (required). We do not link to postcards or flyers.
  • Date
  • City and state (or country, if not in the U.S.)
  • Type of event (conference, workshop, etc.)
  • Event Name
  • Sponsoring organization
  • Is this a free event?

Upcoming Events

2018

May 24, 2018
Newark, NJ
Workshop
Jazz for All Ages: Professional Development Workshops for Early Childhood Educators
New Jersey Performing Arts Center

May 29 – June 1, 2018
Anchorage, AK
Workshop
2018 EarthScope ANGLE Educator Workshop
Alaska Native Geoscience Learning Experience

May 30, 2018
New York, NY
Conference
The Future of Education: Innovation in K – 12
Be Social Change

May 30, 2018
Washington DC
Workshop
“Craft Connections: Bringing It All Together”
Renwick Gallery

June 4 – 5, 2018
New York, NY
Workshop
“Leadership Institute for School Change: Building Capacity by Supporting Adult Development”
Teachers College, Columbia University

June 7, 2018
New York, NY
Conference
“EDxED Conference”
NYC Department of Education

June 7, 2018
New York, NY
Workshop
Chancellor's Day Professional Learning Workshop
New York City Writing Project

June 8 – June 10, 2018
Shanghai, China
Conference
"Montessori Conference in Shanghai"
Mon’s Education Institute

June 15, 2018
New York, NY
Workshop
Making Special Education Special in All Classrooms
Pace University School of Education

June 17 – 20, 2018
Austin, TX
Conference
“National Charter Schools Conference”
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

June 18 – 22, 2018
Milwaukee, WI
Workshop
Sketchbook: Gathering Inspiration for the Classroom & Beyond
Milwaukee Institute for Art & Design

June 18 – 22, 2018
Milwaukee, WI
Workshop
Advanced Studio Development: Printmaking
Milwaukee Institute for Art & Design

June 19 – 20, 2018
Newark, DE
Workshop
“2018 Summer Program for Innovative Educators: for K – 12 Teachers and Leaders”
University of Delaware Horn Entrepreneurship

June 19 – 21, 2018
Napa Valley, CA
Conference
PBL World 2018
Buck Institute for Education

June 20 – 23, 2018
Atlanta, GA
Conference
At-Risk & Struggling Students Conference
Accutrain

June 21 – 26, 2018
New Orleans, LA
Conference
ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition
American Library Association

June 24 – 30, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
Workshop
Teacher Summer Institute
Moore College of Art & Design

June 25 – 28, 2018
Toronto, CA
Conference
Canada International Conference on Education
CICE

June 25 – 29, 2018
Boston, MA
Summer Institute
“The Power of Mindsets”
Learning & the Brain

June 25 – 30, 2018
Manchester, NH
Summer Retreat
Art Educators Summer Retreat
New Hampshire Institute of Art

June 28 – 30, 2018
New York, NY
Festival
2018 Games for Change Festival
Games for Change

June 28 – 30, 2018
San Diego, CA
Workshop
Summer Inquiry Institute 2018
The Fleet Science Center

June 29 – July 1, 2018
Dallas, TX
Conference
ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence
Association for Supervision and Curriculum

July 1 – 7, 2018
Cincinnati, OH
Course
Montessori School Leadership Course
Cincinnati Montessori Secondary Teacher Education Program

July 9 – 13, 2018
New York, NY
Workshop
Summer Educator Institute
Metropolitan Museum of Art

July 9 – 12, 2018
Brooklyn, NY
Workshop
Orton-Gillingham for Classroom Educators
Teacher Resource Center at LIU Brooklyn

July 9 – 13, 2018
Boston, MA
Summer Institute
“The Power of Mindsets”
Learning & the Brain

July 9 – 13, 2018
Denver, CO
Multi-Day Workshop
Camp Spark: A Dynamic Summer Camp Just for Teachers
Montessori School of Denver

July 10 – 12, 2018
San Diego, CA
Workshop
Summer Inquiry Institute 2018
The Fleet Science Center

July 11 – 14, 2018
New York, NY
Workshop
Music Educators Workshop: Summer Program
Carnegie Hall

July 10 – 12, 2018
Manassas, VA
Conference
Serious Play Conference DC
Serious Play Events

July 12 – 16, 2018
St. Louis, MO
Conference
New Tech Annual Conference
New Tech Network

July 15 – 18, 2018
Dublin, Ireland
Conference
World Congress on Education Conference
World Congress on Education

July 16 – 19, 2018
Orlando, FL
Conference
BbWORLD
BbWORLD+Devcon

July 16 – 20, 2018
Boston, MA
Summer Institute
A Teacher's Guide to the Learning Brain
Learning and the Brain

July 16 – 20, 29018
Santa Barbara, CA
Summer Institute
The Neuropsychology of Learning Disabilities
Learning and The Brain

July 16 – 20, 2018
Laguna Beach, CA
Workshop
2018 SummerStudio Design Thinking
National Art Education Society

July 17 – 19
Buffalo, NY
Conference
Serious Play Conference NY
Serious Play Events

July 17 – 20, 2018
Washington D.C.
Workshop
SummerVision DC
National Art Education Society

July 22 – 27, 2018
Boston, MA
Conference
Building Learning Communities—Education Conference 2018
November Learning

July 23 – 28, 2018
Sharon, NH
Summer Retreat
Art Educators Summer Retreat
New Hampshire Institute of Art

July 30 – August 12, 2018
Online Workshop
Educating Global Citizens
Harvard Graduate School of Education

July 30 – August 12, 2018
Online Workshop
Learning to Talk by Talking: A Developmental Approach to Maximizing Language and Literacy Skills
Harvard Graduate School of Education

August 2 – 3, 2018
San Antonio, TX
Workshop
HLFI 2018 Innovation Leadership for Educators
Henry Ford Learning Institute

August 5 – 9
San Francisco, CA
Conference
Clute International Conference
Clute Institute

August 6 – 7, 2018
San Antonio, TX
Seminar
HFLI 2018 Innovation Collaborative for Educators
Henry Ford Learning Institute

August 13 – 14, 2018
Madison, WI
Conference
Play Make Learn Conference
Play Make Learn

September 11 – 14, 2018
Geneva, Switzerland
Conference
EAIR Conference & Exhibition
European Association for International Education

September 18 – 19, 2018
Helsinki, Finland
Festival
Dare To Learn Festival

September 26 – 28, 2018
Prior Lake, MN
Conference
36th Annual Closing The Gap Conference
Closing The Gap

October 2 – 4, 2018
Nashville, TN
Conference
Conference on Educational Leadership
ASCD

October 2 – 5
Pittsburgh, PA
Conference & Expo
2018 AASHE Conference & Expo
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

October 7 – 10, 2018
Las Vegas, NV
Conference
Clute International Conference
Clute Intitute

October 12 – 13, 2018
St. Louis, MO
Conference
“Mindful Pedagogy: The Importance & Joy of Our Work”
Hope Montessori Educational Institute

October 21 – 24, 2018
Nashville, TN
Symposium
“iNACOL Symposium—Driving The Transformation of Learning”
iNACOL

November 2 – 4, 2018
Nashville, TN
Conference
Conference on Educational Leadership
ASCD

November 4 – 7, 2018
Arlington, VA
Conference
SETDA Leadership Summit
State Educational Technology Directors Association

November 7 – 10, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
Conference
2018 CIEE Annual Conference

November 8 – 11, 2018
San Diego, CA
Conference
2018 Professional Development Conference
National Association of Biology Teachers

November 13 – 14
San Antonio, TX
Conference
AIE Conference
Advancing Improvement in Education

November 15 – 18, 2018
St Louis, MO
Convention
NCTE Annual Convention
National Council of Teachers of English

November 16, 2018
Galloway, NJ
Conference
Diversity Issues in Higher Education Conference” 
American Conference on Diversity

February 22 – 24, 2019
Louisville, KY
Meeting
AACTE 71st Annual Meeting
AACTE

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