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Professional Development

HQPD Case Studies from Across Massachusetts


Setting high expectations for the quality, delivery, and outcome of professional development is crucial to supporting educator practice. Learn how three public school districts and one school are transforming professional development and learning to impact educator practice and ultimately, student outcomes.

Case Studies May 2015

Plan and Assess HQPD

View resources and tools for planning and assessing high quality professional development.

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Melrose's Timeline for Planning and Assessing
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Easthampton's timeline for Planning and Assessing
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PD Planning
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PD Assessment

View the Massachusetts PD Planning and Assessment Process.

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HQPD Levers for Transformation

Last Updated: June 4, 2015

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