“Inspiring in Everyone a Passion to Excel”The term “professional development” means a comprehensive, sustained, and intensive approach to improving teachers’ and principals’ effectiveness in raising student achievementLearning Forward (9.13.2011)
District 200 offers its teachers and staff a variety of opportunities for continuing their education. The classes and workshops offered through the District are designed to strengthen instruction and provide up-to-date information on new and developing District 200 programs. The District’s professional development program is about improving student achievement. It promotes a culture of Professional Learning Communities though which school personnel working collaboratively toward common goals are building the capacity of staff to achieve better results for the students they serve.