Available Now through December 31, 2017
Course #1: Strategies to Enhance Instruction for English Language Learners in the Classroom
In this course, participants will review and explore teaching strategies to support English language learners. Participants will also explore technology resources that can support English language learners within the classroom. This course will satisfy the re-certification requirement of 15 hours of ELL-related professional development. For more information or a complete syllabus:
Course #2: Engaging All Students with Differentiated Instruction
Participants in this course will explore many strategies and tools that will help them to plan lessons so that all students are appropriately challenged and supported. Participants will also explore technology tools that will facilitate instruction of students with diverse learning needs and strategies to differentiate assessment. This course will satisfy the re-certification requirement of 15 hours of SPED-related professional development. For more information or a complete syllabus:
To Register: Once you submit your registration, a "course key" will be emailed to you that will enable you to access your course.
Cost: Free to you. Sponsored by WPS as part of a collaborative project with TEC and TEC-member districts.PDPs: These courses are web-based, and self-paced, available to you to access at your convenience. Each course offers 15 PDPs for which a certificate will be generated for those participants who score 80% or better on the course assessments. There will be a required project for you to complete and maintain, along with the certificate, to use a as proof that you satisfied the re-certification requirements.
Note: NOT SEI endorsements
Wayland Professional Development Forms:
PDPCourseApprovalRev.docStaff Development Proposal Form 2012-13Staff Development Proposal Form 2011-12
Authorization to Offer Professional Development Points
Wayland Online Professional Development Home
WPS Online PDP Authorization Form (PDF)
Salary Increment Credit Application (PDF)
WESA Professional Development In-House Training Form
Please check back to this page again. We will be adding to this and updating it as we compile more Professional Development Opportunities to share. If you have any questions about these, please contact the Assistant Superintendent.