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The Professional Institute for Educators

Through graduate courses, the Professional Institute for Educators develops innovative and creative educational programming to serve the professional development needs of K-12 teachers in and through the arts. PIE is a recipient of the Pennsylvania State Education Association Seal of Recognition.

Summer 2018
  • Summer 2018
  • Courses include the Arts, Ed Tech, Inclusion, Literacy, Partnership courses, ArtsWeek, and more!

MEd Catalog
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    • Become part of a network of experienced educators, form bonds and learn from each other. Apply today!

Full Course Catalog

A complete listing of courses + course descriptions for all programs offered through the Professional Institute for Educators + MEd Programs.


ArtsWeek 2018: Wayne Art Center

Wayne Art Center June 25 - June 29, 2018 Located on the Main Line in Philadelphia’s western suburbs, the Wayne Art Center offers large, light-filled studios and galleries in a comfortable…
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ArtsWeek 2018: GoggleWorks Center for the Arts

GoggleWorks July 16 - 20, 2018 The GoggleWorks Center for the Arts is a premiere community art and cultural resource center for Berks County as well as central and southeastern Pennsylvania.…
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ArtsWeek 2018: UArts

The University of the Arts July 23 - 27, 2018 At the University of the Arts, creativity in all its forms overlaps and converges. UArts is the first and only university…
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*FREE COURSE* Teaching with Primary Sources: City as Primary Source

The City as Primary Source: Connecting the City, Local Collections, and the Library of Congress Teaching with primary sources allows educators to design student-centered learning experiences focused on the development of…
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*FREE COURSE* Teaching with Primary Sources: A is for Everything

A is for Everything: How Typography Shapes our Language and Culture Using type specimens, printed ephemera, and design examples from the Library of Congress digital collections, participants will traces histories, narratives,…
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*FREE COURSE* Teaching with Primary Sources: Comics + Graphic Novels

Comics + Graphic Novels as Primary Sources This course provides a general overview of the history of comics and graphic novels, particularly as social commentary in the U.S., using the resources of the Library…
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