Teacher Training and Professional Development
The Cain Center is an approved vendor for LDOE teacher training and professional development. We provide secondary math content training as well as personalized professional learning.
Secondary Math Content Training
Content Leaders are local educators who have the knowledge, skills, and concrete resources to provide high-quality, content-rich, and curriculum specific professional development to new and current teachers in their district. The Cain center offers the LDOE Secondary Math Content Leader training.
Participants complete a 7-hour graduate credit path with enhanced math content training, or the LSU certificate-based path. LDOE provides special distinction to those who complete the training and demonstrate skills mastery.
Personalized Professional Learning
As an authorized LDOE vendor, the Cain Center offers customizable professional development options tailored to your needs. Our on-going, personalized curriculum implementation guidance includes sessions that focus on specific major work areas for student growth. Options include:
- video-based observations;
- participation in virtual learning sessions with teaching practice improvement feedback;
- lesson customization and planning guidance;
- analysis of student work;
- progress monitoring.