Bureau of Education & Research




Staff Development and Training for K-12 Educators

Bureau of Education & Research (BER) is the leading provider of staff development
and training resources for educators in North America. Founded by educators in 1976, the Bureau has grown to provide national and regional training programs across the entire United States and Canada.

National Train-the-Trainer Institutes

Flipped Learning That Works! (6-12)
Chicago, July 28 - 31, 2015

Differentiated Instruction That Works! (K-12)
Chicago, November 2 - 5, 2015

Increase Student Learning Using Current, Best Apps, Web/Digital Resources and Tech Tools to Make the Most of Your Mobile Devices (K-6)
Seattle, Nov 9 - 10, 2015
Chicago, Nov 12 - 13, 2015

Close Reading: Practical Ways to Increase Students' Critical Reading Skills
(Grades 2-6)

Chicago, Nov 16 - 17, 2015

Guided Math That Works! (K-6)
Washington DC, Nov 17 - 20, 2015

Co-Teaching That Works! (K-12)
Boston, December 1 - 4, 2015



"Every BER seminar I have attended has far surpassed my expectations. Information is always practical and teacher friendly."

— Pam Gibson, EC Teacher

"I have taught for 30 years and I always go away from a BER seminar with new ideas."

— Barbara Stone, Teacher

National Institutes

Best Use of iPadsĀ® and iPad Apps to Enhance Learning (Grades K-6)
Chicago, July 29 - 31, 2015

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