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The Professional Development Team of Provo City School District offers job embedded support to all teachers’ professional learning by intentionally facilitating the implementation of district initiatives to improve student achievement.
Microcredentials are competency-based professional development that allows teachers to receive credit for new skills gained and skills mastered. Provo City School District’s microcredentials will be a hybrid of online, group and in person learning.
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Professional Development Resources
Meet Your Coach
Instructional Coaches are vital to bringing evidence-based practices into classrooms by working with teachers and other school leaders. At its core, instructional coaching involves two people: the classroom teacher and the coach. Coaches work one-on-one and in small groups with teachers, providing guidance, training, and other resources as needed. Together, they focus on practical strategies for engaging students and improving their learning. Coaches also are often responsible for providing or arranging professional development activities for all teachers in a school or district.
According to Jim Knight, Teachers who were regularly coached one-on-one reported that:
They made significant changes in their instructional practice.
Their students were more engaged in the classroom and enthusiastic about learning.
Attendance increased dramatically in their classes.
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The Provo City School District supports equal opportunity for students, staff, parents and guests and complies with state and federal law regulation including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and Title IX of the Education Amendments. The District does not discriminate in programs services, activities or employment on the basis of religion, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, or disability. Inquiries regarding students, programs, services or activity compliance may be directed to the Executive Director of Student Services at 280 West 940 North, Provo, UT 84604 801-374-4814. For program, service or activity accommodations under the ADA, please contact Student Services at 801-374-4838 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Inquiries regarding employment compliance may be directed to the Executive Director of Human Resources at 280 West 940 North, Provo, UT 84604 801-374-4938. For applicant or employee accommodations under the ADA, please contact the Benefit Coordinator 801-374-4847 or email@example.com.
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