Volume: 2008 Issue: 307/31/2008 PDF
President's MessageWarren Williams 07/31/2008
Staff development is one of the most important services an organization can provide to its employees to assure the completion of its goals and objectives. more..
The Importance of Professional DevelopmentNancy Burns 07/31/2008
While writing this, my thoughts were particularly on smaller school districts such as we have in Humboldt County, 2000 ADA or less, I’m hope other larger districts can also find some useful information below. more..
Tech SixHal Shimmin 07/31/2008
A glittering array of expectations for technology is published each year: greater administrative efficiency, smarter decision making, bold, student-focused outcomes. more..
Staff DevelopmentKen Quisenberry 07/31/2008
No matter how hard we’d push, there just wasn’t a significant move or balance change. more..
CTAP Looks at Professional DevelopmentBonnie Marks 07/31/2008
In addressing the 1999 U. more..
Professional Development in the FutureBarbara Bray 07/31/2008
What will professional development look like seven years from now? Will schools look different? What about our students? How will teaching and learning be different than today? Here are several possibilities: As a new teacher, Mary sees her third-grade classroom as a research laboratory. more..
Do You Know Where Your I.T. Skills Are?Mike Fury 07/31/2008
It is now half way through 2008, how are your tech skills these days? How about your staff? One thing we all know is that change is constant. more..
Building an Online Knowledge BankSarah Zykanov 07/31/2008
School improvement and professional development plans today often seek to tap into and build on the existing knowledge base of practicing teachers. more..
E-Rate UpdateFred Brakeman 07/31/2008
Recently, on the CETPA listserve, there has been quite a few questions about the new Calnet 2 contracts the State of California signed with AT&T and Verizon. more..
CETPA "Bridge to the Future" ScholarshipWarren Williams 07/31/2008
CETPA has always tried to give back to the community that supports its statewide efforts to improve K-12 education. more..
Best PracticesPhil Scrivano 07/31/2008
Defined as activities which sustain a member's professional competence by keeping the member informed of, and able to comply with, developments of professional standards in all functions in which the member practices or in which the member is relied upon because of the member's calling. more..