Professional Development

Articles: Professional Development

Pamela Roggeman, a high school English teacher for 17 years, is now the academic dean for the College of Education at University of Phoenix.
1/26/2015
Pamela Roggeman
How cultivating teacher leaders can help strengthen a school
New teachers in the first semester at the Wright City School District near St. Louis spend one day every month in PD. Teachers learn about assessment, teaching strategies and classroom management.
1/23/2015
Deborah Yaffe
A guide to recruiting and nurturing successful teachers
Lisa Gonzales is superintendent of the Portola Valley School District and vice president of Legislative Action for the Association of California School Administrators. Charles Young is associate superintendent for the Palo Alto Unified School District.
12/22/2014
Lisa Gonzales and Charles Young
Four elements of effective coaching and the impact of high emotional IQ
Teachers participate in an EdCamp session, where the PD agenda is not determined until they arrive.
12/18/2014
Matt Zalaznick
International network of free, one-day “unconferences” allow educators to set agenda

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