Professional Development

Effective professional development is often seen as vital to school success and teacher satisfaction. With schools today facing an array of complex challenges—from working with an increasingly diverse population of students, to integrating new technology in the classroom, to meeting rigorous academic standards and goals—observers continue to stress the need for teachers to be able to enhance and build on their instructional knowledge.

Parsing the strengths and weaknesses of the vast array of programs that purport to invest in teachers’ knowledge and skills continues to be a challenge.

The Edify team focuses on the professional development of the facilitators and ensures that the facilitators are equipped to handle the curriculum and make it enduring.