Wisconsin - HE professional development: Staff qualifications and professional development

Area: 
Staff Qualifications And Professional Development
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law addresses providing professional development to all health education teachers.

Wisconsin Statutes and Annotations 115.35 Health problems education program.

(2) In carrying out this section, the state superintendent may, without limitation because of enumeration:

  • (b) Establish special in-service programs to provide professional preparation in health education for teachers throughout the state.
  • (c) Provide leadership institutions of higher education to develop and extend curricula in health education for professional preparation in both in-service and preservice programs.
  • (d) Develop cooperative programs between school districts and institutions of higher education whereby the appropriate health personnel of such institutions would be available to guide the continuing professional preparation of teachers and the development of curricula for local programs.
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