Julia Francis

7 Critical Educator & Staff Professional Development Metrics

An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. ~ Benjamin Franklin

Professional learning for teachers exists to provide teachers with a full array of tools and strategies to help them connect with students in the classroom and get to the desired student outcomes.

Why You Should Measure District-Wide Professional Learning Strategies Effectiveness

Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you’ll ever have is your mind and...

How Does Professional Development Impact Student Learning Outcomes?

One of the beauties of teaching is that there is no limit to one’s growth as a teacher, just as...

6 Professional Development / Learning Goals for Teachers (w/ Examples)

He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and...

Realizing the Impact of Professional Development for Teachers & Students

Anyone who does anything to help a child in his life is a hero to me. ~ Fred Rogers

7 Measurable Professional Teacher Continuing Education Goals

Be practical as well as generous in your ideals. Keep your eyes on the stars, but remember to...

How Does Professional Development Improve Teaching?

The essence of teaching is to make learning contagious, to have one idea spark another. ~ Marva...

Are You Setting Good School District Professional Development Goals & Objectives?

Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. ~ Oliver...

Why Professional Development Matters & is Important for Teachers

Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better...

The Top Areas of Professional Growth & Training for Teachers

What is a master but a master student? And if that’s true, then there’s a responsibility on you...