Instructional Best Practices

Course Description:

This course is an introduction to the design and use of CTE curriculum. In this highly engaging course teachers will focus on the design and delivery of relevant and engaging lessons.  Special emphasis is placed on active participation strategies, a strong introduction to each lesson, clear and appropriate objective(s), a variety of ways to meet the objective(s), and closure to assess learning.  These strategies will be woven across the entire workshop. All participants whose districts are members of the AZ CTE Curriculum Consortium and who complete both days of this workshop will receive password-protected access to the AZCTE Curriculum Consortium with its 3500+ bank of outstanding lesson plans for more than 20 CTE courses written by Arizona CTE teachers. This course is excellent for every teacher.  Ace your next evaluation!

ADE Credit Available | Duration: 2 days, no homework

Instructional Best Practices – More information at

August 7 – 8, 13 – 14, 2018

Gila Community College
8274 6 Shooter Canyon Rd
Globe, AZ 85501

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM (both days are required)


August 15-16, 2018

Instructional Resource Center
500 W Galveston St
Chandler, AZ 85225

7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (both days are required)

For registration and cost information - Please visit
Instructional Best Practices – times available at Pima County JTED

July 9-10, 2018
August 21-22, 2018
January 29-30, 2018

Pima County JTED @ Master Pieces
2855 W. Master Pieces Dr.
Building 4 /PD Classroom
Tucson, AZ 85741

8:00 – 3:30 pm (both days are required)

For registration and cost information - Please contact Mary Andrade at
Instructional Best Practices – times available at West-MEC

(These are separate offerings – not two days back to back)

Day 1:
July 20, 2018
August 21, 2018
January 9, 2019
June 4, 2019
July 19, 2019

Day 2:
July 24, 2018
August 28, 2018
January 22, 2019
June 5, 2019
July 23, 2019

Corporate Center
5487 N. 99th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85305

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For registration and cost information - Please visit
Instructional Best Practices – times available at additional locations