Professional Development


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Workshops, Online Seminars, and Graduate Courses: Classroom Tested

The 2 Sisters professional development helps you jump-start, enhance, and refine your Daily 5, CAFE and Math Daily 3 practice so you get the results you desire. All professional development includes the latest research and takeaways from recent classroom experiences.

Educators from all over the world attend our workshops and online seminars. Participants tell us they’re inspiring, relevant, and confidence building.

Hear what participants gain from our workshops.

The 2 Sisters offer three professional development venues.

Live Workshops (2017)

  • Learn how to apply the Daily 5, Math Daily 3, and CAFE to any curriculum and classroom.
  • Receive an exclusive how-to guidebook and online resources for implementing what you learn.
  • Build your confidence and expertise in teaching students of all levels how to be independent literacy and math learners.
  • Twelve 2017 locations coast to coast

Online Seminars

  • Each four-week seminar focuses on one method: the Daily 5, CAFE, or Math Daily 3.
  • View seminar materials (webinars, articles, and videos) at your convenience.
  • Instructor Allison Behne facilitates active dialogue between participants via each seminar’s dedicated online discussion board.

Graduate-Level credit

  • Available for live workshops and online seminars based on your school/district or education program’s policy.

Graduate Courses

  • Two online three-credit courses approved by The 2 Sisters: Launching Daily 5 and CAFE; Launching Math Daily 3
  • Approved by Gail Boushey and Joan Moser
  • Delivered by Allison Behne, assistant professor, Upper Iowa University

 

Professional Development Events

Click the links below to filter the list and view only live workshops, online seminars, or graduate course options. Choose an option in the list below to explore the details. View PD Comparison Table to help choose which option is best for you and your school.


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Online Seminars: Guided Study at Your Convenience

Online Seminars

Click the title above to learn more, and choose between Daily 5, CAFE, or Math Daily 3 for the following session:

  • February 1–February 28, 2017
  • March 1–March 28
  • March 29–April 25

Presenter(s): Allison Behne
Location:Online
Cost:$149

Atlanta, GA

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Grand Hyatt Atlanta, 3300 Peachtree Road NE Atlanta, GA 30305
Date:March 25–March 26, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

San Jose, CA

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:San Jose Marriott, 301 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Date:April 22–April 23, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Chicago, IL

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Chicago Marriott O’Hare, 8535 West Higgins Road Chicago, IL 60631
Date:May 6–May 7, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Orlando, FL

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Wyndham Orlando Resort, 8001 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
Date:May 20–May 21, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Denver, CO

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street, Denver, CO, 80207
Date:June 10–June 11, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Tacoma, WA

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Hotel Murano, 1320 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma, WA 98402
Date:June 27–June 28, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Pittsburgh, PA

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Sheraton Pittsburgh at Station Square, 300 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Date:July 11–July 12, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

New Brunswick, NJ

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Hyatt Regency New Brunswick, 2 Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Date:July 29–July 30, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Minneapolis, MN

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Hilton Minneapolis Mall of America, 3800 American Boulevard East, Bloomington, MN 55425
Date:August 10–August 11, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Fort Worth, TX

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown, 1701 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Date:September 16–September 17, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Orange County, CA

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Great Wolf Lodge, 12681 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA 92840
Date:October 21–October 22, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day

Las Vegas, NV

Live Workshop

Presenter(s): The 2 Sisters
Location:Tropicana Las Vegas, 3801 Las Vegas Boulevard South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Date:November 11–November 12, 2017
Cost:$255–295 per day