The following professional development opportunities will be offered in February at ACES in Harrisburg, PA. Teachers, please feel free to join us during any of the three ACES conference weekends for workshops brought to you by PAAE and the Center for Professional Personnel Development.

All activities will take place in the registration room off the lobby of the Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey Hotel.

Saturday Feb 14th, 21st, and 28th

1:00 - 2:30 pm - National Agriscience Teacher Ambassadors will present inquiry based learning techniques to utilize in your classrooms. They will demonstrate using the activity "Tragedy of the Commons" to share some techniques to use. Teachers will participate in the activity and leave with a sample packet of how to use this activity as well as other inquiry techniques they can implement in their classes.

3:00 - 4:00 pm - Utilizing the AET - Carole Fay will be sharing information about how to utilize AET. She will be prepared to answer questions, and asks if there are any topics you have questions about, please send her an e mail ahead of time. She will share things for the novice and experienced AET teacher alike. Carole's e mail address is:

Act 48 hours will be available for these sessions, please bring your PPID number!