Are you looking to make the most of your summer as an educator? Summer provides a unique opportunity for educators to hone their skills, enrich their knowledge, and explore innovative aspects of their practice. Join Lauren Boucher for this hands-on, interactive workshop and as she shares practical tips and strategies for choosing a focus for your summer learning, identifying helpful resources and tools, and developing a plan that aligns with your personal and professional goals. Participants will also discover how to stay motivated and accountable throughout the summer, and how to use what you learn to prepare for the upcoming school year.

Presented by Lauren Boucher

Lauren Boucher is a Regional Digital Teaching and Learning Consultant for the state of North Carolina. She earned her master's degree in elementary education, and she has taught third grade, as well as elementary and middle school gifted education. Lauren also has experience as an Instructional Technology Specialist for Pitt County Schools, and she presents at face-to-face and online conferences across the nation.


  • Identify a focus and an action plan for summer professional learning that aligns with personal and professional goals. ​

Special Technology Instructions

Participants will need access to an internet device, a non-school, personal Google account. SimpleK12’s Google Classroom will be utilized for the interactive and hands-on components of this workshop.


Participants will have collaboration and sharing opportunities throughout the workshop to demonstrate their understanding of the workshop objectives and reflect on their learning.


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate SimpleK12 Certificate of Completion

Learning Credits

CEU 1.00


Viewed a 60 Min On-Demand Course

50 points
for selected score and over