The California Adult Literacy Professional Development Project (CALPRO) fosters program improvement through a comprehensive statewide approach to high-quality professional development for the full range of adult education and literacy providers. CALPRO offers free resources to teachers nationwide.
CASAS Online; AEL Professional Development Course Offerings. Please see below for professional development offerings and registration. In order to earn professional development (PD) hours, attendance is required for 100% of the time scheduled.
Q2. Is there an equivalency (such as years of service teaching adult education) to the Bachelors Degree requirement? A2. NOTE: Beginning in FY07, professional development requirements for teachers will be required. Professional development requirements, new teacher orientation and BA requirements are recommendations only for FY06.
Professional development is a requirement for all teachers. Each school or district sets the required number of professional development hours for each year, or over the course of several years. Professional development is some form of education for teachers that can enhance or better their teaching or classroom environment.