Bethel Hosts "Summer Institute for Teachers"

Bethel College will offer “Summer Institute for Teachers” on June 11, 12 and 13 in the Miller-Moore Academic Center, Room AC 342. Those participating in the three-day learning experience can earn up to 18 professional growth points (PGPs) or three graduate credits. Registration will be limited to the first 125 participants per session.

Topics include:

  • “Common Core Standards” on June 11 for one credit hour, or six PGPs.
  • “Universal Design for Learning” on June 12 for one credit hour, or six PGPs.
  • “Creating a Culturally Responsive Classroom and Positive Behavior Supports” on June 13 for one credit hour, or six PGPs.

Daily agenda is as follows:

8-8:30 a.m.                        Registration and breakfast

8:30-12 p.m.                      Morning session

12-12:45 p.m.                    Lunch (included in fee)

12:45-3:30 p.m.                 Afternoon session

The deadline to submit your application and payment in full is May 21. Cancellations after June 1 will be charged a fee of $25 per day. An application and pricing information may be found at For questions, please contact the Robbin Myers at 574.807.7661.

Bethel College is an accredited Christian college offering associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in more than 70 areas of study. The current enrollment of more than 2,100 includes students from 34 states and Puerto Rico, 19 countries, more than 25 denominations and 16 percent from culturally diverse backgrounds. Scholarships are available based upon a variety of factors including academic achievement, talent in the arts or athletics, ethnicity and church affiliation. In addition to its beautifully wooded 75-acre main campus in Mishawaka, Ind., Bethel also offers specific academic programs at sites in Elkhart, Ind., Fort Wayne, Ind., Dowagiac, Mich., and St. Joseph, Mich. Nursing programs are also offered in cooperation with Grace College in Winona Lake, Ind.