Professional Development

Welcome to the APS Teaching & Learning Professional Development Page

APS is offering a variety of online professional development opportunities for employees this summer and for the 2020-21 school year. 

If you see a course of interest in the list below, click on it.  Click on the registration link under the Description to be connected to the ProDev Portal. 

With the majority of our trainings becoming self-paced, or asynchronous, the list below will be updated regularly, so please check back often. (You must be logged into your ASD Google account before clicking on any link below.)

Google Courses:

Introduction to Fluency Tutor for Google - August 18, 2020 11:00 am-12:30 pm (Audience: Grades K-5)

Introduction to Read&Write for Google Chrome - August 24, 2020 9:00 am-12:00 pm (Audience: Grades K-12)

Creating Digital Escape Rooms with Google Forms (Audience: Grades 3-8) - Asynchronous

Google Certified Educator Training -  Level 1 and Level 2 (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Using Google Forms to Collect IEP Data (Audience: Grades K-12 SPED) - Asynchronous

Google Classroom and Google Forms (Audience: Grades K-5) - Asynchronous

Digital Assignments in Google Slides (Audience: Grades 3-12) - Asynchronous

Google Earth 101 (STEM) (Audience: Grades 3-5) - Asynchronous

Other Courses:

The New High School and Beyond Plan Platform (STEM) (Audience: Grades 6-12) - Asynchronous

Engaging Students Virtually Through Technology (STEM) (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Building Graphic Classrooms (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Free Websites to Create Engagement in the Elementary Classroom (Audience: Grades K-5) - Asynchronous

Screencastify Online Video Creator (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Getting Started with E-Learning in the K-12 Classroom (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Educational Strategies for Today's Classroom: From Theory to Practice (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

How to Foster Resilience in a Trauma-Sensitive Classroom (Audience: K-12) - Asynchronous

Project-Based Learning - 60-Minute Introduction (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Using Picture Books in the Upper Elementary Classroom (STEM) (Audience: Grades 3-5) - Asynchronous

Indigenous Success in Education is Rooted in Our Ancestors (Audience: Grades K-12) - Asynchronous

Desmos From a Distance (STEM) (Audience: Grades 6-12) - Asynchronous and Live Follow-up