Professional Development

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Back by popular demand:

  • Learning from the Lake: Using Primary Sources to Teach Key Proficiencies, Instructor Harry Chaucer, June 24-28, 2019
  • Presenting Abenaki Culture in the Classroom, Instructors Vera Longtoe Sheehan, Melody Walker Brook and additional Abenaki culture-bearers, Aug 7-9, 2019

New for 2019:

  • Steamship Phoenix, Instructor Chris Sabick, July 1-3, 2019. Offered in conjunction with our 2019 Exhibit on Vermont Steamship Captain Jehaziel Sherman.
  • Champlain Colloquium, Invited speaker David Hackett Fischer and scholars of French and Quebec history, Aug 1, 2019.
  • Special Topics in Lake Champlain Natural History goes mobile! The course will be offered in collaboration with the St. Albans Museum and local coordinator Neal Smith who attended our 2019 course at LCMM. Location TBD in St. Albans, Vermont, July 15-19, 2019.

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Lake Champlain Maritime Museum is an exciting and rewarding place to take graduate-level courses and workshops. We emphasize empirical thinking and hands-on experiences, informed by a unique multidisciplinary approach to the historical and natural heritage of the Champlain Valley. In partnership with Castleton University, most courses are available for professional development credit.

To register for a professional development course:

  • Complete registration information for the course(s) you choose.
  • Select a course option—either with or without credit—and submit the registration form with payment information.
  • After you submit the registration, you'll be taken to a Thank You page with additional links.
  • You will also receive an email confirmation of your registration.
  • If you want to receive credit: Follow the link provided on the Thank You page to the Castleton University’s website where you will register for credit. No payment will be due to Castleton—the cost of your credits is included in your payment to LCMM.
  • We'll contact you prior to the start date to answer questions and provide helpful information.
  • If you need lodging, please don’t forget to make lodging arrangements! A list of area lodging options is provided on the Thank You page.