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Facility Use
Requesting Use of the Woodlawn Technology Center Here [PDF logo]

Building use form for Woodlawn Technology Center (required). [PDF logo]

Conference Request Form 2012-2013

Approval Process  

Conference Request  (Word)

Model Schools  

You must register at http://tinyurl.com/modelschoolsfall2012 or at www.neric.org/webreg

If you would like PD credit, please email Gary Putman.

Model Schools is a collaborative effort through NERIC/BOCES to have PD offerings from several school districts available to each other.    ALL model schools courses have been pre-approved for Professional Development hours by the district.

Any staff member can take the courses including secretaries, paras, teachers, administrators Ö just as long as you work for Schenectady,    you can participate in the trainings for FREE.  Online courses are also available for FREE.


Professional Development Attendance Sheet[PDF logo]

Portfolio Sheet for Staff [PDF logo]

Using T-Share
Instructions for placing documents
in T-Share Folder

Student Teacher
Request Forms
  |  Supervision Log[PDF logo]

Student Teacher Supervision Request for Professional Development Hours Form[PDF logo]

Mentoring Program

Introductory video:


Program and Guidelines   |   Application
[PDF logo]

Mentor Program Monthly Log Process

Superintendent Verification of Mentoring Experience Form[PDF logo]
This form is for candidates submitting an app for professional teacher or school building leader certificate.


District Master  Meeting Calendar

Directions for accessing the master calendar


Schenectady Teacher Center Opportunities For Teachers

New York State Learning Standards

Professional Teacher Portfolio Guidelines

Guiding Principles of Professional Development

Professional Development Contact Information
Director:  Alison Taylor
eMail: taylora@schenectady.k12.ny.us
Phone: 518-881-3213

Secretary:  Ellen Frederick
eMail:  fredericke@schenectady.12.ny.us


Course and Project Registration
To view course catalog, propose courses or projects and to register, click on the link below to enter PDExpress:

 Go Here:   PDExpress

PDExpress Instructions

You can see who is enrolled in your course or project.  Learn more here:
  PD Express for Presenters/Project Contacts


Information on Discovery Education in  Schenectady Schools

courtesy of Tracy Standhart

Please note:
1. All requests MUST be received at least two (2) weeks before the actual conference date.

2. All conference/workshop requests must include a PDF of the conference workshop brochure.

3. Both the conference/workshop proposal form AND the PDF must be in ONE email.

4. The Professional Development Office does NOT handle registration, this is your responsibility.

5. Payment for registration and/or any fees incurred for attending workshops is the participantís responsibility.

Please do not contact the Professional Development Office for any fees or for any reimbursement.


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