Alabama - Educator Professional Growth and Development: Professional Development

Area: 
Professional Development
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

Alabama follows 12 standards for professional development.

Body: 

The following list of Standards for Effective Professional Development were adopted by the Alabama State Board of Education on June 13, 2002. These state standards are embedded in the NCLB definition of professional development in Title IX, Section 9101 (34). They should be used as a guide in developing your LEA Professional Development Plan and implementing activities under that plan.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/19/2016