PLTW Administrators Day: June 7 & 28, 2017

PLTW Administrators Day 2017

PLTW Administrators Day will be held June 7th and 28rd, 10am-2pm, at University of Colorado Colorado Springs campus.

Who should attend?

  • Counselors, Principals, Vice-Principals, Superintendents, CTE Directors, etc.
  • Out of State Administrators are welcome
  • Individuals interested in how PLTW works behind the scenes

For more information, contact Candida Bennett at or (719) 255-3868.

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Why should you attend?
  • WITNESS what your educators are learning
  • UNDERSTAND the PLTW curriculum
  • MEET other administrators to share ideas and challenges
  • SUPPORT your teachers attending training
  • ENJOY a lunch with your educators
  • LEARN about College Credit options and AP credit

RSVP by Monday before event date


10:00am Meet UCCS PLTW Team: Osborne B217
10:15am Welcome and Introductions
10:30am Tour Training Classrooms
11:30am Lunch with your teacher(s)- provided by UCCS
12:45pm Meet with UCCS PLTW partners to discuss how PLTW is best implemented and supported in the classroom.

Hotel Reservations

PLTW Core Training 2017 partner hotel is the Colorado Springs Marriott. Complimentary self parking at the hotel and a shuttle that runs to/from the hotel to UCCS daily.


A limited number of rooms have been blocked at a local hotel with a UCCS PLTW group rate, so book early! Rooms are reserved directly through the hotel on a first come first serve basis.

Preferred hotel:

Colorado Springs Marriott
5580 Tech Center Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80919

Colorado Springs Marriott

Hotel does not provide shuttle service from the Colorado Springs or Denver airports.

Group Rate: $119/night

Includes hot breakfast, complimentary wireless internet and parking, on-site coin operated Laundry.

UCCS PLTW provides shuttle service to and from Colorado Springs Marriot/UCCS campus on training days.

June 1-20, 2017 Reservation

Group Code: CCCCCCA
Expires: May 15th


June 1-20 Reservation

June 16-July 3, 2017 Reservation

Group Code: CORCORA
Expires: June 1st


June 16-July 3 Reservation

Overflow hotel:

503 West Garden of the Gods Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80907


This is overflow hotel information for June 5th-16th only.

Hotel does not provide shuttle service from the Colorado Springs or Denver airports.

Group Rate: $119/night

June 5-16, 2017 Reservation

Group Code: G-LEA2
Expires: May 26th

June 5-16 Reservation

Hyatt Place provides shuttle service to UCCS campus by request.

Driving Directions from Airport

Colorado Springs Airport - COS

Hotel Direction: 19 miles NW

Start on E. Drennan Rd. Turn right on S. Powers Blvd. Turn left on E. Fountain Blvd. Merge onto I-25 North toward Denver/Manitou Springs. Take the Rockrimmon Exit, number 148. Make a left at the stop light at the bottom of the exit, onto Rockrimmon Blvd. Make a left on Tech Center Drive, immediately after passing a gas station. The hotel driveway will be on the right.

Alternate Transportation:

Denver International Airport - DEN

Hotel Direction: 81 miles SW

Start out going north on Pena Blvd. Take the E-470 toll way South/E-470 S. exit 6A toward I-70. Merge onto E-470 S. (Portions toll). Take the I-25 exit 1A toward Colorado Springs/Denver. Merge onto I-25 S. via the exit on the left toward Colorado Springs. Take the Rockrimmon Road exit, number 148. Go straight at the light, then make a right on Rockrimmon Blvd. Turn left on Tech Center drive, immediately after passing a gas station. The hotel driveway will be on the right at 5580 Tech Center Drive.

Alternate Transportation: