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- Professional Development Quiz Quiz Yourself: How Much Do You Know About Professional Development for EdTech?Quiz Yourself: Is professional development lacking for ed tech?SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.This paper focuses on the Verizon Innovative Learning project; their partnership with its nonprofit partner Digital Promise; how their pr...Professional Development Quiz Quiz Yourself: How Much Do You Know About SEL Inclusivity?Quiz Yourself: Is professional development SEL inclusive for educators?SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.Teachers invest significant time in coaching collaborations with their peers and districts need to ensure that teachers see a return on investment of their time through refining existing collaborative structures. During the panel discussion, youSponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.This paper outlines the most effective ways for educators to develop their professional practices and improve student outcomes through pr...See more survey results and learn what other educators are prioritizing for 2021.Professional Development What Do Principals Want From Professional Development?Only about a quarter of elementary school principals say they've had access to a mentor or coach in the last two years, a new report finds.Professional Development Q&A How to Bring 'Surprise and Delight' to Virtual Teacher Training During COVID-19Dyane Smokorowski wants people who run PD sessions to make them so engaging that educators get FOMO if they don't sign up.Professional Development Why Personalized Learning Is Struggling During COVID-19Tailoring lessons to individual students’ academic needs and personal interests might be getting pushed to the backburner, out of necessity.Professional Development How Personalized Learning Is Weathering Tough Times: 'Iterate and Learn'Educators are innovating and learning important lessons on the fly that they believe will make their schools better for the long haul.Professional Development It's Notoriously Hard to Evaluate PD. A New System Aims to Change ThatA new process for judging the quality of professional development has made its debut, with the aim of answering a difficult question: Which PD is high-quality and which isn't?