The Herald-Times

Teacher workshops offered at Ivy Tech

Compiled by Laura Lane
June 17, 2012

Ivy Tech-Bloomington’s Corporate College is offering Indiana K-12 teachers an opportunity to earn up to 11 Professional Growth Points through two workshops.

Registration is now open for the workshops, which will be held at Burton Kimble Farms in Orange County.

The Teacher’s Poetry Kit workshop will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, June 25, and will teach creative methods for introducing children of different ages to poetry.

The Value of Humor in Teaching workshop will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, July 9, and will examine the benefits of humor-filled interactions for students, families and education professionals.

Each workshop costs $79. To register, call 812-330-6044, go to, or stop by Ivy Tech’s main campus off Ind. 48 or the satellite location on South Liberty Drive.

Copyright: 2012

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.