Professional Learning Catalog

Title and Description of  

Professional Learning

Session Format


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Google Certified Teacher

Designed for everyone in our District using Google tools, yes, that's everyone.  Level 1 status indicates that an individual is able to successfully implement Google Apps for productivity, teaching and learning.

Training is online through Google.

Google Certified Educator-Level 1

Google Certified Educator-Level 2

Although this certification can be obtained individually, BPS will support a study group of participants interested in obtaining their certification.  This study group will meet through an online community to share ideas, practices, and insights as they work through the practice modules in preparation for the certification exams.  

Participants will be reimbursed for certification tests if successful. Participants can also earn one in-district professional growth credit per course.

Online Only

Timelines for GCE Study Groups:

Level 1

Level 2


Facilitated by Angela Sutherland

Dates:  Start dates will be be mid January.

Time:  Training is online through Google.

Level 1 user group:  (10 weeks with weekly online check-in--see timelines)

Level 2 user group:  (10 weeks with weekly online check-in)

Register Here for Level 1 training

Register Here for Level 2 training

Activists in Training: Using Picture Books to Discuss Social Justice with Students

The purpose of this workshop is to explore the stories of social justice using Dr. Bree Picower's Six Elements of Social Justice Curriculum Design including self-love and knowledge, respect for others, issues of social injustice, social movements and social change, awareness raising and social action. These Six Elements guided the introduction of picture books and lesson ideas that can immediately be implemented.

Intended Audience:  Early childhood and elementary educators


Standards (Common Core, NGSS, C3)

Jennifer Erickson

Monday, May 15

4:00-5:00 p.m.



Register Here