The newly launched Center for Professional Development (CPD) is a collaboration between the Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSSP), Morgridge College of Education (MCE), Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW), and University College (UCOLL). By working across boundaries with these established colleges, the CPD is able to bring its students a modern curriculum that is interdisciplinary, salient, community focused, and built to suit them.
Professional Development Hosted by MCE
As a part of this partnership, MCE faculty are offering classes through the CPD. Current offerings from MCE faculty are showcased below.
Writing a Dissertation Proposal or Doctoral Paper: From Stumbling Block to Stepping Stone
Join DU’s Jeanne Jacobs PhD for this creative, hands-on workshop as she helps you create a step-by-step strategy for successfully writing your dissertation proposal. In this workshop you will learn about each of the key sections of a dissertation proposal, their purpose, and what they must include, as well as tips for how to complete each section efficiently.
Sustaining the Fire: Reawaken Your Passion for Teaching
Recapture your passion for teaching (and learn why it’s ok for your fire to ebb and flow) in this three-evening workshop with Paul Michalec, Clinical Professor in Teaching and Learning Sciences at MCE.
Join us at the University of Denver Coding Boot Camp – You can become a web developer in 24 weeks!
Web development is one of the fastest growing careers in today’s economy with a projected 20% growth rate by 2022. University of Denver Coding Boot Camp is designed to help students develop the skills and professional network needed to capitalize on this high demand career track.
Summer STEM Institute
Please join us for a week-long immersion into STEM education, where you will gain access to the STEMinspired network. Your entire team is encouraged to attend. Each attendee will earn 40 contact hours for this week-long Institute.
The STEM Summer Institute is presented by STEMinspired in partnership with Center for Professional Development and Adams 12 Five Star Schools.