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There’s always something happening in education! Learn about the latest news at Montgomery County Intermediate Unit, in our schools, and with our teachers and students. 

Welcome New MCIU Board Members

Welcome New MCIU Board Members

We are happy to welcome eight new board members to the MCIU family.  The following board members were appointed at the January 26th MCIU Board of...

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events for educators

Limitless Mindsets Book Studies

Limitless Mindsets Book Studies

Mathematical Mindsets Book StudyAvailable beginning February 1, 2022 Mathematical Mindsets shares the research of Dr. Jo Boaler as well as many suggestions for helping you students develop a growth mindset in math. Throughout this book study, participants will reflect...

Learning and The Brain | Asynchronous Offering

Learning and The Brain | Asynchronous Offering

Learning and the Brain Have you ever wondered how the brain works when it comes to learning? This course will explore the miracle that is the brain. You will explore the structure of the brain, the dynamics of memory, and the influence of emotions on memory and...

The Mindful Classroom Series

The Mindful Classroom Series

The Mindful Classroom Series Mindfulness is a practice that asks us to maintain a moment-by-moment awareness of thoughts, feelings, surroundings, and bodily sensations in a non-judgemental way. We will provide participants with fundamental skills and resources to...

Responsive Classroom

Responsive Classroom

  Responsive Classroom Course for Elementary Educators - Core Course | REGISTER Responsive Classroom is an evidence-based approach to teaching that emphasizes academic, social, and emotional growth in a strong school community. Participants engaging in Responsive...

Aug 17, 2021: Makey Makey Invention Literacy

Aug 17, 2021: Makey Makey Invention Literacy

August 17, 2021 9:00AM - 3:00PM The Makey Makey Invention Literacy Workshop for Educators is a fun, hands-on learning experience where you'll learn how to teach Invention Literacy, Making, and Design Thinking using the award winning Makey Makey Invention Kit. We'll...