School PD Requirements in Washington.

School PD Requirements in Washington

What professional development requirements does a school in Washington need to meet?

 Principals should assist staff with alignment of professional learning tied to curriculum, instruction, and state and local learning goals and assessments. Professional learning may include courses and workshops provided by entities outside the school.
According to SB 5044, school districts are now required to offer a professional learning day focused on the cultural competency or CCDEI standards at least every other year.

What are the Professional Learning Standards in Washington

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How do I contact the WA Office of Public Instruction?
Contact the Washington Office of Public Instruction
600 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98504-7200


Disclaimer: Please ensure the information and courses meet requirements for your school and circumstances and align with what your state Department of Education requires. The new continuing education information and school PD requirements in Washington listed on this page are current as of December 21st, 2021 to meet the best information available. State professional development  requirements and may change and it is your responsibility as a school administrator to know your state staff development requirements and the process for submission and approval of all professional and staff development hours. Professional Learning Board can not guarantee acceptance by your school, district, state Department of Education or local authority.

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