Professional/Leadership Development

Professional Development

The School District of Palm Beach County has many opportunities for Professional Development and is committed to providing, promoting, and monitoring high-quality professional learning that increases the effectiveness of our instructional and non-instructional personnel.

  • New Educator Induction and Support
  • Clinical Education Training (CET)
  • Professional Development Opportunities (Online, Blended, Face to Face)
  • Peer Assistance and Review (PAR) Teacher Support
  • Professional Development Certification Program (PDCP) - Alternative Certification
  • Teacher Development, Evaluation, and Professional Learning Communities
  • Teacher Leadership Development - Empowering Teachers to Learn and Grow

Leadership Development

From aspiring leaders to seasoned administrators, the School District of Palm Beach County's Leadership Development programs focus on improving student achievement by providing rigorous and relevant professional development opportunities. These programs are designed to prepare and support our creative and passionate leaders with interpersonal skills, communication and conceptual skills, and group leadership skills to lead schools toward improving student learning and academic growth.

  • Aspiring Leaders Program (ALP)
  • Coaching of Current and Aspiring Leaders
  • Leaders Learn & Grow (LLG)
  • Leader Evaluation
  • Preparing New Principals (PNP)
  • Principals' Leadership Academy
  • FAU UPPI Wallace Grant including Leaders for Excellence and Equity (ExEq) and the Leadership Tracking System (LTS)

State Plans

Links to the State Evaluation Plans are listed below.

The School District of Palm Beach County