Via REMC Association April 2017 Newsletter
At its heart, P.L.A.Y.D.A.T.E. is about giving educators time to ‘play’ and explore together. The concept was born from the originating group’s frustration with one too many professional development sessions that lacked time to explore a new concept.
Always looking to provide a varied and powerful learning experience for teachers, Kellie DeLosSantos of the Jackson County ISD, came upon the idea, quickly collaborated with Anthony Buza of Genesee ISD and others to launch PLAYDATE MI. The first event took place at Jackson ISD on September 30, 2016. Feedback from this initial event was overwhelmingly positive.
Through the support of the REMC Association of Michigan, the group will be taking the idea to other locations around the state for FREE. Now is your time to get involved! Here are the details on the next event: