Wabash Valley Education Center

Summer Institute: Today's Learners Need Today's Teachers

WVEC and Purdue School of Education present a two-day Summer Institute on June 18-19, 2019. Keynote speaker will be YouTube funnyman Gerry Brooks who will deliver a dynamic keynote on the Importance of Climate and Culture. Featured speakers will be: Consultant, Kevin Dill; Purdue Astronaut, Jerry Ross: Purdue Professor, Ron Martella: and Purdue's new Dean of College of Education, Nancy Marchand-Martella.


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Gerry Brooks - Importance of Climate and Culture

Kevin Dill, Ed.S. - Reclaiming Students at Risk

Jerry Ross, Purdue Astronaut - Author, Spacewalker

Ron Martella, Ph.D. - Roadblocks to Effective Behavior Management

Nancy Marchand-Martella, Ph.D. - 4 Big Ideas of Effective Instruction



Day 1: June 18, 2019 8:00-4:00 (lunch provided)

Day 2: June 19, 2019 8:00-12:30



Beck Agricultural Center


Who Should Attend: PreK-12 teachers and administrators


Cost: $200.00/member or $400 /non-member* - Includes both days!

*Cost of all workshops are based on membership in an Indiana ESC. Any registrants who are not members of an ESC in the state of Indiana will be required to pay the non-member fee of twice the amount of the workshop cost.
**See cancellation policy below


Cancellation Policy

* Registrants who notify WVEC of their cancellation on or before the registration deadline date will not be required to pay the registration fee.
* Registrants who cancel after the registration deadline but before the workshop date or call to cancel on the day of the workshop will pay 50% of the registration fee.
* Registrants who neglect to call or notify the WVEC of their cancellation will be responsible for paying the full fee.
* On official school corporation weather-related cancellation days, registrants will not be required to pay registration fees.



Registration open through 6/13/2019 11:45 PM EST

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Beck Agricultural Center

4550 U.S. Highway 52 West
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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Wabash Valley Education Center
3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906