Hays CISD is an innovative community of learners dedicated to continuously improving the learning of all students by cultivating educators, administrators, and staff of Hays CISD.
The mission of the Hays CISD’s professional development department is to provide quality professional development opportunities and support for all employees to meet the needs of a growing and changing student population. We support this mission by promoting continuous professional growth in a supportive environment to enhance the knowledge and skills of all staff. At Hays CISD, we believe the following:
- High quality professional learning is planned, implemented, and evaluated in a way that consistently models Learning Forward standards.
- People are our most valuable resource.
- Lifelong learning is essential for all.
- Quality professional learning positively impacts student learning.
- Quality professional learning promotes and supports positive change for achieving organizational purpose.
- Every person is a learner and a teacher.
Professional Development Info
Click here to access the current online Professional Development Catalog
Do you need to take the ESL Supplemental #154 certification exam? We are offering a 4-session series to help prepare teachers for this exam. Sessions are June 5, 6, 7, & 8 from 2:00-4:00pm. Participants are required to take all four sessions and will receive 12 CPE credits.
The sessions will focus on understanding the test framework, key vocabulary and concepts, testing strategies, and much more! Click the link to access information and to enroll in this series: https://hays.schoolobjects.com//wshop/default.aspx?cid=11750