Office of Academics
This section will be used to post Professional Development (PD) Opportunities. Please adhere to Professional Development Policy and Regulation 3240.
Policy and Regulation Notes:
  • Requests for participation in professional development activities must be submitted in writing to the Superintendent or designee (i.e., Principal/Supervisor) for approval to include:
    • The date, time, and place of the meeting
    • The name and address of the sponsoring organization
    • The purpose of the meeting and its anticipated value to the school or district
    • Submit PD Flyer or Event Announcement with written request
  • Board of Education must approve all travel expenditures
  • Professional Development attendees must submit a written report of the PD activity to the Chief Academic Officer within 10 days of PD event to include:
    • Primary purpose of PD activity; Meeting content
    • Key issues addressed at the PD event; staff member's critique and recommendation for future attendance
    • Relevance to improving instruction or operations of the school district

Each PD participant must complete the four part NCR/Carbon transfer Professional Trip Request Form and provide a justification of needs prior to attending the professional development activity.  What follows is a sample Justification Form, and a blank Justification Form in Word document format. 

Please remember to draft and submit a written report to included the content mentioned in the three (3) bulleted items above.  


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