Professional Development Institute

Great Wolf Lodge, Williamsburg, VA 

July 31 - August 3, 2017

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2021 Virtual 

Professional Development Institute 

July 26- 29, 2021 

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Online Registration is now Open!

Registration will remain open until July 15, 2021

We look forward to seeing you at this summer's

Virtual Professional Development Institute


Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump

12042 W. Broad Street

Richmond, VA 23233

p: (804) 364- 3600




2021 Registration


Registration Payment due by July 15th 

Registration VAME Member


Registration New Teacher


Registration Non-Member


Aspiring Educators per day

Administrator Fee per day



New Teacher: hired before new school season.

Aspiring Educators: non-educators pursing a career in education and college students

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Industry Certification and Testing

Monday, July 26th 

8:30-11:30 am

Industry certification and testing will take virtually.  Web Cams are REQUIRED for W!SE testing.  Please consider your professional appearance.

Pre-registration is required to attend.

  • National Retail Federation Customer Service

  • National Retail Federation Business of Retail

  • W!SE Financial Literacy Certification

**Registration Closes Wednesday, June 15th**



Vendor Exhibition

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

1:00 pm- 3:00 pm


Fund RVA/Whale Hook
Johnson & Wales
VA Lottery

Refund and Payment


The Payment Policy:

After your registration has been accepted, you will have the option to pay by credit card or request an invoice. Your payment is due 30 days from the registered date.  Payments must be made in full.  All payments are due no later than July 15th.  If payment can not be made in full by July 15th, correspondence from a CTE Director, principal, or finance director must be recieved in writing.  Registrants that do not pay by July 15th will be be dropped.

Cancellation Policy and No Show: 
No refunds will be offered after July 15th. All cancellations must be submitted in writing to 

No Shows:

VAME Membership:
The 2021-22 VAME online membership will open on August 1st.  If you were not a VAME Member for the 2020-21 school year then you are not eligible for the VAME Member rate at conference.