Professional Development

SJCOE offers individuals a chance to gain skills and knowledge for both personal development and career advancement. Professional development encompasses all types of facilitated learning opportunities, ranging from college degrees to formal coursework, conferences and informal learning opportunities situated in practice. In addition, a variety of professional development approaches are available, including consultation, coaching, communities of practice, lesson study, mentoring, reflective supervision, and technical assistance. SJCOE teaches thousands of individuals each year.