In this lesson, students evaluate the importance of determining goals, targeted outcomes, and metrics for success
when aligning professional development activities to professional development initiatives using SMART goals.
(00:00 - 00:32) Introduction
(00:33 - 02:57) SMART Goals
(02:58 - 04:43) Aligning SMART PD Goals to School/District Goals
(04:44 - 07:42) Aligning PD Plans to School Initiatives
(07:43 - 08:22) Stop and Reflect
SmartSheet is an interactive SMART goal planning tool available online. There is a free version with pared down functionality that you can access at the link below.
8 FREE Goal Setting Worksheets Forms and Templates
Smart Goals Guide offers free SMART goal templates for students to use as they develop and monitor their own learning goals.
Goal Setting Process: For mentors working with beginning teachers
The Ohio Department of Education has SMART goal templates for coaches to use with new teachers. However, the templates can be used with any SBM/PLC to develop continuous improvement goals.