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What Works in the Elementary School: Results-Based Staff Development
By Joellen Killion
(pdf, 3.6mb)

What Works in the High School: Results-Based Staff Development
By Joellen Killion
(pdf, 2.7mb)

Engaging the Public Builds Support for Schools
By Joan Richardson
(pdf, 308kb)

E-Learning for Educators: Implementing the Standards for Staff Development
National Staff Development Council
(pdf, 1.3mb)

Revisioning Professional Development: What Learner-Centered Professional Development Looks Like
A Report of The National Partnership for Excellence and Accountability in Teaching
(pdf, 580kb)

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)
Addresses all aspects of effective teaching and learning-such as professional development, educational leadership, and capacity building. ASCD offers broad, multiple perspectives-across all education professions-in reporting key policies and practices.

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education (ENC)
Find everything you need to support your professional development in this section of our web site. Create your learning plan, read the standards, and find tips for getting grants.

North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE)
News and listing of ongoing activities related to quality teaching and learning.

North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL)
Dedicated to providing high-quality, research-based resources to educators and policymakers in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

NCREL's Comprehensive School Reform Website
This site includes a wide array of materials to assist in planning professional learning that aligns with the mandates of No Child Left Behind.

National Educational Service (NES)
The National Educational Service provides tested and proven resources to help those who work with youth create safe and caring schools, agencies, and communities where all children succeed.

Sopris West Educational Services
Providing educators and parents with practical, affordable, and theoretically sound products, programs, and professional services that promote safe, civil, and achieving environments.