Online PD 4Educators
Online PD 4Educators offers you a diverse collection of high-quality professional development from education experts on the latest issues facing P-12 educators. Each “Online Academy” has been thoughtfully prepared to make full use of the engagement and collaboration tools available through the web-conferencing platform, Adobe Connect. The online learning opportunities are second to none in their use of interactive technology that provide a terrific experience and save you time as well as travel expenses.
Who is Online PD 4Educators?
In the spring of 2013 NAESP, NASSP and IPA entered into a partnership to deliver effective and engaging online professional development to a national audience. RIASP is currently participating in a pilot program with the Indiana Association of School Principals, Virginia Association of Elementary School Principals and Vermont Principal’s Association allowing our members to start taking advantage of this opportunity now. Beginning January 2014, this online professional development will be available to educators across the country with an open invitation to each State Principal’s Association to join in the partnership.
When are the Online Academies?
Educators will be able to choose from over 70 online events occurring throughout the school year. The times for each session will be 10am EST – 1pm EST.
Where is Online PD 4Educators?
Each aspect of Online PD 4Educators, from registration, communication and delivery, happens online. You may register for any event from this website and will receive email communication with a link to join the session and download materials.
What is the registration cost for an Online Academy?
$250 per attendee
What is the continuing education credit process for the Online Academies?
Attendees may be eligible for three (3) hours of continuing education credit. Through Online PD 4Educators, RIASP will issue certificates for 3 hours of online learning to RI participants.
Why should you and/or your teachers/staff participate?
For Example: When you/they need to provide evidence of growth in relation to PGG’s, the certificates of participation in these “Online Academies” will be clear evidence of your/their work to improve instructional practice.