Events & Courses

2020-2021 UVM Tarrant Institute Professional Learning Series

Join us for this series of free online workshops covering topics of immediate relevance to educators nationwide. Each month, we host webinars with in-classroom practitioners and scholars, on a variety of topics with immediate relevance for educators. Attendees should expect to participate in interactive reflection and tool-based activities at each event. Additionally, attendees will leave each webinar with a living document of curated and crowd-sourced resources for further study.

CURRENT EVENTS

Unpacking Education for Sustainability

  • with Jen Cirillo & Aimee Arandia Østensen (Shelburne Farms), and Emily Hoyler (UVM Tarrant Institute)
  • May 19, 3:30pm EST
  • Watch online here

Working in Community to Make Community Work: The Vermont Mural Project

  • with the Vermont Community Learning Network (VCLN), and educators from Hazen Union School, Hardwick VT
  • May 2, 4pm EST
  • Register online

 

Hazen Working in Community to Make Community-Centered Education Work: The VT Mural Project

 


PAST EVENTS

Working in Community to Make Community-Centered Education Work: Windsor

  • with the Vermont Community Learning Network (VCLN) and Windsor HS (Windsor VT)
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

Waking Up Gently: Using the Landscape as a Post-Winter Guide for Educators

  • Courtney Mulcahy (Shelburne Farms) & Emily Hoyler (UVM Tarrant Institute)
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

Lessons Learned: Learning Lab VT

  • Sarah Marcus, Kyle Chadburn, Bill Rich & Susan Hennessey
  • Recording

Facilitating Healthy & Respectful Conversations (Online & Off)

  • Kathy Cadwell, students from Harwood Union High School (Moretown VT)
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

De-colonizing Place-Based Learning

  • Judy Dow, Marie Vea, Aimee Arandia Østensen, & Emily Hoyler
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

Who’s Outside? Building an Anti-Racist Bookshelf

  • Jeanie Phillips & Aimee Arandia Østensen
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

Playlists & Other Scaffolds for Supporting Independent Learners

  • Kyle Chadburn & Andrea Gratton
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

How to De-Colonize Your Thanksgiving Curriculum

  • Judy Dow, Aimee Arandia Østensen, Jeanie Phillips & Emily Hoyler
  • Resources & Slides | Recording

How to Use Hyperdocs & Choice Boards for Remote Learning

  • Mike McRaith, Robin Bebo-Long, Jeanie Phillips, & Susan Hennessey
  • Resources & Slides

Assessment for Blended, Hybrid & Remote Learning

  • Susan Hennessey, Scott Thompson, Sarah Marcus, Chrissy Park & Allan Miller
  •  Resources & Slides

Outdoor & Place-Based Education in the Now

  • Cliff DeMarais, Annie Bellerose, Bonna Wieler, Aimee Arandia Østensen, Emily Hoyler
  • Resources | Recording