Professional Development

Articles: Professional Development

Alison DeNisco
Cave Creek USD had three unfilled teacher positions last year. This year, administrators are offering a signing bonus to attract new teachers to the area.
Salaries remain low, public school funding is down and some states have eliminated tenure protections
Lauren Williams
12 teachers at a Boston public charter school received six hours of training in 'resiliency curriculum'
Brandon Palmer
Brandon Palmer, a national board certified teacher, conducts research on principal selection.
Constructive feedback can be an effective tool for both districts and potential employees
Ariana Rawls Fine
Superintendent Bob Horan of Schodack CSD offered space to an energy research firm, a business that converts wastewater into electricity and the builders of a solar-powered boat.
No-rent home provides teaching opportunity for Superintendent Bob Horan’s students

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