MCLA's Graduate and Continuing Education Department works in partnership with the Education Department, the Berkshire Readiness Center, and the Berkshire County Superintendents' Roundtable to deliver ongoing profession
al development for PK-12 educators. This professional development can be used for:
Educators, guidance counselors, directors, and other specialists employed in Berkshire County schools and Early Childhood programs are eligible to be honored by MCLA's Annual Educator Recognition Awards in one of four categories:
MCLA offers graduate courses for those in the process of earning a degree or a license.
Summer is an opportune time to take a course.
MCLA serves as a partner for the Berkshire Regional Arts Integration Network (BRAINworks) and also recommends this PreK through 3rd grade STEAM education resource website to guide educators in developing interdisciplinary curricula.