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What We Do

Professional Development Workshops & Conferences

Furthering its mission as a resource to educators, CASIE offers several types of workshops to promote professional development in the field of international education, including:

  • Customized In-School PD Workshops

  • International Baccalaureate Educator PD Workshops, both face-to-face and online

  • Our own Learning Lab Workshop Series

  • Our own Cultures of Thinking Workshop Series with Dr. Ron Ritchhart 

  • Our own Future Potential Workshop Series with Dr. Edward P. Clapp

Tailored Virtual Consulting

CASIE provides virtual tailored professional development and capacity-building services to individual schools and school districts, whether for a single visit or on an ongoing basis. Our consultants focus on a variety of topics relating to international education, language learning, and progressive pedagogy.

 

Areas of focus include:​

  • Active Learning

  • Assistance with charter school start-up

  • Audits of existing programs

  • Collaborative Planning

  • Concept-based Learning

  • Creativity in the classroom

  • Critical friend feedback

  • Critical Thinking

  • Curriculum Design

  • Design & maker-centered learning

  • Differentiated Instruction

  • Inquiry Strategies

  • International Mindedness

  • Integrating Standards

  • Leader Coaching

  • Making Thinking Visible

  • Proficiency-based Learning

  • Project-based Learning

  • Program Development

  • Recruitment of teachers

  • Service Learning

  • Staff Collaboration

  • Student-centered Teaching Strategies

  • Teaching for Understanding

  • Thinking Routines

  • World language programming

Advocacy

CASIE works with legislatures and government agencies to develop policies and budgets in support of international education and language programs, including the International Baccalaureate and other curricula with an international focus.