Professional Development

Knowledge is power. And providing high-quality professional development for teachers may be the most important thing schools can do to improve student’s learning. The PD Module provides LEAs and SEAs a system to manage all features of quality professional development.

The Challenge

Provide the SEA an easy-to-use system for all aspects of professional development, including an opportunity for evaluation of courses by participants.

The Goal

Need to track attendees (by teacher ID for continuing Ed credit), impact and evaluation, and solicit feedback for any modifications of future PD.

Our Solution

Support professional development (PD) event creation, registration, attendance, and evaluation. Unlimited PD courses may be created to align with and support local improvement planning. PD evaluation (satisfaction, knowledge gain, etc.) reports for the SEA.The PD module is a robust multifaceted stand alone application. It includes state agency features that manage all aspects of PD opportunities offered and participant tools to track personal engagement in PD opportunities.

Other features include: calendar listing of professional development opportunities, attendee registration, drop/add courses, registration confirmation (text or email), QR check in on the day of the event, track/record participant attendance, track individual participant credits for course completion, issue certificates of completion, personalized space for course attendee to store documents, resource library, multilevel course evaluation surveys and evaluation reports. PD opportunities are assigned to one or more resource categories for searching and agency reporting. When a state uses the improvement planning module, this allows for identifying improvement needs in specific areas that can be supported through the PD module.

  • Support event creation, registration, attendance and evaluation of courses
  • Provide individual participants the ability to track personal engagement in PD opportunities
  • Supports customized evaluation tools for courses
  • Provides summary reports of satisfaction-level evaluation surveys
  • Track and export individual participant credits for course completion