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Aligning Professional Development in Context

Aligning Professional Development in Context

Author: Jody Waltman

In this lesson, students evaluate the importance of aligning strategic and school improvement goals to professional development plans.

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Notes on "Aligning Professional Development in Context"

(00:00 - 00:24) Introduction

(00:25 - 01:05) PD Alignment

(01:06 - 05:03) Aligning to District & Site-Based Initiatives

(05:04 - 06:22) Example

(06:23 - 07:12) Stop and Reflect

Additional Resources

Creating Effective District Professional Development Plans 

This tool guides the creation of district professional development plans linked to initiatives and SMART goals.

Strategy #4: Investing in Professional Development

This is a useful and informative page from the Southwest Educational Development Laboratory's Strategies for Success: Implementing a Comprehensive School Reform System.