2022 Fall Professional Learning Series

The BPA National Center welcomes you to join the National Staff for a series of professional learning opportunities.

2022 Professional Learning Series – Overview Flyer

BPA Open House

Welcome to a new year of BPA! Learn about the programs we offer you and your students, ask questions, and provide input to help strengthen BPA programs. Door prizes will be awarded!

Session 1: Recording
Session 2: Recording

New Advisor Certification Part I

This is the first in a two-part series for educators in their first three years as a chapter advisor—or anyone who wants a refresher. Participation in Parts I & II is required to earn certification.

Session 1: Recording
Session 2: Recording

Cultural Competence

All students can benefit from Career and Technical Education and involvement in BPA. This session will cover strategies for creating an inclusive chapter and avoiding unintentional bias.

Session 1: Recording
Session 2: Wed., Sept. 28 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. ET
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New Advisor Certification Part II

This is the second in a two-part series for educators in their first three years as a chapter advisor—or anyone who wants a refresher. Participation in Parts 1 & II is required to earn certification.

Session 1: Recording

Session 2: Thurs., Sept. 29 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET
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Membership Recruitment, Retention & Planning

Share the benefits of participating in BPA with even more students! This session provides tips for increasing BPA membership in your chapter. Share strategies that have worked for you or ask questions about membership recruitment.

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Session 1: Thurs., Oct. 6 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Wed., Oct. 11 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. ET
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Ordinary vs. Extraordinary Lesson Planning

Advance your lesson planning from ordinary to extraordinary by creating high-quality lesson plans using traditional and nontraditional methods. You have to “taste” the results to believe them!

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Session 1: Thurs., Oct. 13 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Wed., Oct. 19 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. ET
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Choose Your Topping(s) Part I

This session focuses not traditional salad toppings but on tactics that can help advisors manage the many demands on their time. The focus of this session is you.

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Session 1: Tues., Oct. 18 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Thurs., Oct. 20 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. ET
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Show Me the Money: All Things Dollars & Cents

Did you know Perkins V, a federal investment in Career and Technical Education (CTE), may be available to support BPA in your school? This session discusses how Perkins funding might be used to support your program needs.

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Session 1: Wed., Nov. 2 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Thurs., Nov. 10 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. ET
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Parent Involvement & Career Readiness

Parental involvement plays an important role in a student’s college and career readiness. Learn about new initiatives in career advising how parental involvement can play a role.

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Session 1: Wed., Nov. 9 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Wed., Nov. 16 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. ET
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Choose your Topping(s) Part II

Following up on Part I, this session continues the discussion of tactics that can help advisors manage the many demands on their time.

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Session 1: Wed., Nov. 15 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET

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Session 2: Wed., Nov. 17 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. ET
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Webinar Series Archive

Welcome to the 2021-2022 National BPA Webinar Series archive.


9/8/2021
National BPA
Welcome


9/15/2021
National Officer Team
Welcome


9/22/2021
WSAP Competitive Events & National Virtual Events




9/29/2021
BPA Cares & Torch Award
Program Highlights


10/6/2021
New Chapter Welcome



10/13/2021
Cisco Partner Webinar




10/13/2021
Adobe Partner Webinar: The Adobe XD Experience



1/12/2022
Running for National Office



2/9/2022
NLC Advisor Orientation




2/23/2022
Exploring the 2022 National Leadership Conference