BLaST Intermediate Unit 17 offers professional development
in the following formats:

Face-to-Face (F) – at both of the IU 17 offices or on-site in your district/organization facilities
Online (O) – via Moodle, Skype or other Internet-based media
Blended (B) – combined face-to-face and online
Hybrid (H) – face-to-face supported and/or augmented by an online component

Professional Development Strands
In addition to the topics listed, BLaST IU 17 offers customized solutions to meet your professional development needs. To discuss available options,
please contact Christina Steinbacher-Reed (570.3238561 Ext. 1071) or  Jerry Christy (570.323.8561 Ext. 1021)

Month Week Day

Events in January 2018

  • Future Ready Index: Implementation & Accountability Training
  • Guided Reading: Cohort 1
    Regional Computer Fair Advisor Meeting
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication Assessment and Intervention
  • QBS Safety Care Trainer Training
  • Project MAX: Presuming Competence, Raising Expectations
    Use PVAAS for Student Scheduling & Planning Your Master Schedule
  • Pennsylvania Institute for Instructional Coaching (PIIC) - Session 3
    Code.org K-5 Workshop
  • Quality Behavior Solutions - Safety Care Specialist Recertification
    BLaST Curriculum Coordinators and Principals Meeting
  • Quality Behavior Solutions - Safety Care Specialist Certification
    QBS Training for Early Intervention & School Age Staff
    SWPBIS Tier II Training
  • BLaST IU 17 Special Education Coordinators Meeting