PDU List of Activities
The MESD maintains an online calendar of events, trainings, and activities that may be used for professional development activities: http://www.mesd.k12.or.us/domain/110. First Aid, CPR, and Blood Borne Pathogens training are all professional development activities that have been approved by TSPC and are available through the MESD. MESD schedules trainings regularly. Registration is required through the MESD website.
PPS Late Start Days
If you are scheduled to substitute on a “Late Start” day, report at the normally scheduled start time. Schools utilize this time for on-site professional development and it is an easy (free!) source of Professional Development.
PPS Substitute Academy
Attending training sessions at the PPS Substitute Academy may qualify as a Professional Development Activity as well. The number of PDUs would be equivalent to the number of hours spent in trainings. You would be required to sign in at the training and certificates of attendance will be provided at the training.
PPS Diversity Trainings (Courageous Conversations)
You can check the Learning Campus calendar of events for upcoming trainings on a regular basis. Registration is required online, and is on a first come, first serve based on class occupancy.
PPS Learning Campus E-Learning Courses
The PPS Learning Campus offers a wide range of e-Learning courses that employees can complete, which are currently free of charge.