Professional Development

Each year, Pingree supports as many teachers, staff, and administrators as possible, both individually and collectively.

Please see below for our list of professional development opportunities that were completed by our faculty, staff and administration from 2012–2016.

Athletics Clinics and Conferences

American Football Coaches Association Conference – 2013

Athletic Trainers of Massachusetts Annual Spring Sports Medicine Conference – 2015

Best Practices in Managing Concussion – 2013

Boston Children’s Hospital - First Annual Micheli Lecture – 2013

Certified Athletic Trainers Course – 2013, 2014

Functional Training Perform Better Summit – 2013, 2015

Fundamentals of Coaching – 2013

Harvard Hockey Women's Coaching Symposium – 2012

LisFranc Injuries Workshop – 2015

Managing Nutrition for the Informed Clinician – 2015

Massachusetts Coaches Association Clinic – 2013

Massachusetts Girls Volleyball Coaches Association Coaching Clinic (MGVCA) – 2015

Massachusetts High School Football Coaches Association / New England Patriots Coaches Clinic – 2014

National Conference for Athletic Directors – 2012, 2013, 2014

National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association National Conference – 2014

National Soccer Coaches Association of America – Level 6 – 2014

National Soccer Coaches Association of America National Diploma Course – 2015

Private School Sports Medicine Advisory Retreat (SMAC) – 2014

Conferences, Institutes, and Workshops

14th Annual Students at Risk Conference – 2014

31st International Society for Music Education (ISME) World Conference on Music Education – 2014

"A Better World by Design" – RISD & Brown University – 2015

AISNE “ Video and Social Media Marketing Intensive” Workshop – 2014

AISNE “Design Thinking Workshop” – 2013

AISNE “Global IQ Conference" – 2013

AISNE Beginning Teachers Workshop – 2013

AISNE Conference: "Redefining the Role of Division Heads" – 2012

AISNE Diversity Conference – 2012, 2013, 2014

AISNE Professional Learning Networks – 2013

AISNE Sustaining White Affinity Groups – 2013

American Alliance for Theater Education – 2015

American Council for Teachers of Foreign Languages – 2015

Annual Institute for Experienced AP Teachers – 2013

AP Conference: Calculus AB and AP Calculus BC – 2013

AP Conference: Stats – 2013

AP Spanish Summer Institute – 2014

AP Summer Institute – 2014

AP Summer Institute for Secondary Teachers – Biology and Chemistry – 2013, 2014

AP US History Conference – 2014

Book As IPAD: Multi–Touch eBooks – 2013

Building Learning Communities Conference – 2013, 2016

CASE District I Conference – 2016

CASE NAIS Conference – 2013, 2014, 2016

Center for the Advancement & Study of International Education – Project

Choices Program, Tabor Academy – 2016

Civic Engagement Conference – 2014

Colloquium on Student Disability Policy – 2015

Conflict, Collaboration & Communication, University of New Hampshire – 2016

Disconnected: Youth, New Media, and the Ethics Gap – EDCO Collaborative – 2014

Diversity Directions – 2014

EdTech Summer Technology Workshop – 2013

Environmental Literature Institute at Phillips Exeter Academy – 2016

Exeter Humanities Institute – 2014

Facing History and Ourselves Immigration Workshop – 2015

Global Educators Benchmark Group Conference – 2016

Graduate Student Conference on Religion – Harvard Divinity School – 2012

Greening Your 21st Century School – 2016

Honors Performance Series Choral Conference – 2016

Improv Asylum Workshops – 2013, 2014

Independent School Experiential Education Network (ISEEN) Conference – 2013, 2015, 2016

Independent School Management – Conference for Deans of Students – 2014

Independent School Management – Conference for Department Heads – 2012

International Conference on Mark Twain – 2013

Learning & the Brain Conference – 2013, 2014

MA School Library Association – 2013

Massachusetts Conference for Women – 2013, 2014

Massachusetts Foreign Language Association Conference – 2013, 2014

Massachusetts School Library Association Conference – 2014

MassCue – 2012, 2013, 2014

Middle East Studies Association – 2013

Museum Institute for Teaching Science – 2016

Museum of Science “Engineering the Future” – 2012

Music Technology Conference – 2012

NAIS Annual Conference – 2014, 2016

NAIS Diversity Leadership Conference – 2013, 2014

National Chinese Language Conference – 2014

National Conference on Science Education (National Science Teachers Association) – 2014

National Council of Teachers of English Convention – 2014

National Network of Schools in Partnership – 2014

National Partnership for Educational Access – 2014, 2015, 2016

NEASC 10 yr Accreditation, 2014

New England Association of Chinese Schools (NEACS) – 2013

New England Chinese Teacher Association (NECTA) – 2012, 2013, 2015

New England Conference for Teachers of Foreign Languages(NECTFL) – 2014

New England History Teachers Association Conference – 2013

People of Color Conference – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

“Productivity and the Paperless Classroom” – 2013

Project Zero Classroom, Harvard University – 2016

Risk Management Strategies for Off Campus Trips – 2013

Rive Pillars Strategies for Admissions Marketing – 2015

Scotland/England Colleges Tour – 2014

Student Diversity Leadership Conference – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Studio 300 Digital Art and Music Festival – 2013

Teacher Summer Institute – Salem Sound Coastwatch – 2015

The 9th International Conference on Internet Chinese Education – 2015

The Dean’s Roundtable Workshop – 2014, 2015, 2016

Third Annual Secondary Schools Writing Conference – 2013

Veracross Conference: Latest Software – 2015

Where There Be Dragons Educators Conference – 2012

White Privilege Conference – 2013, 2014

Woza Soccer Adventures – 2014

Zero/Good Works Conference – 2013

Coursework

AP Spanish Language & Culture Workshop – 2014

Dance and Conditioning 2012, 2013

Dance Movement classes – 2013 – 2014

Finalsite Training – 2013, 2014, 2015

Finalsite University Conference – 2013, 2014, 2015

HiveNation – Aerohive Solution – 2014

Learner’s Edge – 2014

Mindfulness Curriculum for Adolescents – 2014

“Modern Latin America” – Tufts University – 2013

Muscat Studio Photo Workshop – 2013

Office Management/Organization – 2012

OS X Mavericks Server Course – 2014

Overview of AP Physics 1 & Ap Physics 2 – 2014

Raiser's Edge Training Course – 2013

Re–design Mandarin 1 & 2 Syllabus – 2014

Teachers as Scholars Program – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Teaching Algebra & Beyond – 2014

“The Art of Teaching Grammar” – University of New Hampshire – 2015

Writing Curriculum Guide – 2013

Graduate Degree Studies

Endicott College

Masters of Education – Arts and Learning – 2012

Masters of Education – Organizational Management – 2013

Masters of Education – Athletic Administration – 2013

Lesley University

Masters of Fine Arts – Creative Writing – 2014

Northeastern University

Masters of Education – Educational Leadership – 2012

University of Massachusetts

Masters Degree – Critical and Creative Thinking – 2012

University of New Hampshire

Masters of History – Modern American History – 2014

Salem State University

Graduate Certificate in Holocaust and Genocide Studies – 2014, 2015

On-Campus Workshops and Seminars

Byron Hurt – 2014

Chinese Folk Art Workshop – 2013

Chris Herren – “Hoop Dreams” – 2012

Critical Friends Groups – 2012 – 2015

Deborah Goldstein – “Difficult Conversations” – 2013

Jennifer Boylan – 2014

Jennifer S. Bryan – 2012

JoAnn Deak – “The Adolescent Brain” – 2012, 2013

Maria Trozzi – 2013

Martin Luther King Day – 2014

Susan Wilson: History of Protest Music and Songs
Dan & Molly Watt: Civil Rights Activists

Martin Luther King Day – 2015

Rev. Clark Olsen
Rosetta Lee: Identity, Inclusion, and Allyship
Navigating "Ouch" Moments

Martin Luther King Day – 2016

Dr. Amer Ahmed: Islam and Islamophobia
YMCA Boston Workshops: Social Justice, Equity, and Diversity

November Learning – 2012

Professional Learning Groups – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Robert Evans – "The Challenges of Change" 2015

Sonia Nieto – “Creating Multicultural Learning communities” – 2015

Teacher Exchanges

Armenia – 2012

Denmark – 2001–2015

England – 2009 – 2016

France – 2003 – 2011, 2015

Israel – 2011

Mexico – 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Spain – 2002 – 2016

Taiwan – 2012 – 2015

Turkey – 2011, 2012, 2015