Many districts have begun to leverage online options for professional development to improve teacher effectiveness while controlling costs. Online learning enables districts to provide relevant, flexible and ongoing professional development whenever and wherever teachers need it. And, in some cases, it’s starting to have a real impact.
Blackboard recently interviewed education leaders from Albuquerque Public Schools, Calcasieu Parish Public School, Jefferson County School District and The Schultz Center for Teaching & Leadership. They each shared their experiences using Blackboard solutions to provide online professional development opportunities to their faculty. We’re pleased to share their stories here:
K-12 leaders share their insights on taking professional development online.