Educator Professional Development

2014 Washburn Academy

June 24-August 14

1, 2 & 3 Graduate Credit Options

CESA 4 announces the 2014 Washburn Academy—the annual summer professional development event that draws great instructors and enthusiastic educators from across the state. This year’s program will include the features Washburn participants have come to expect: engaging keynote speakers, relevant and timely topics for classroom teachers and administrators and local business tours. 

These will be presented in four distinct sessions between June 15 and August 14 designed to meet multiple scheduling needs:

Leadership Academy:
July 15-17

June 24-26
July 22-24
August 12-14

UW-La Crosse will offer 1, 2 and 3 graduate credit options associated with each workshop week. See page 4 of WA brochure for credit cost information.

UW-La Crosse Graduate Credit Requirements (1 page PDF)

UW-La Crosse Assessment Rubric for Student Reflections (1 page PDF)

Washburn Academy fee is separate and in addition to credit tuition fee.

To register for Washburn Academy, go to:

To register for UW-La Crosse credit course, go to: UW-L Academic Credit Registration form and Online Admission Application Directions (3 page PDF)

The tuition plateau does not apply to students enrolling in undergraduate or graduate credit courses through the  Office of Continuing Education and Extension.

For more information and to register: Briana Meuer, 608.785.6513 or