December 16, 2011

New Tool Makes PD Planning Simple


School Improvement Network Releases its Professional Learning Planner for Educators, Streamlining the Planning and Reporting Process and Opening Up Powerful Communication Through PD


SALT LAKE CITY — Dec 16, 2011 —PD developer School Improvement Network has added yet another tool to its premiere professional development platform, PD 360. The new addition, called My Portfolio, is a groundbreaking function within the PD 360 platform that gives educators the opportunity to create, share, and implement personalized professional learning plans.

With My Portfolio, teachers and administrators alike have the ability to create professional learning plans and share them with anyone in their network across departments, schools, and the entire district. My Portfolio’s reporting function makes follow-up and accountability simple and easy, giving educators the power to turn goals into accomplishments.

With My Portfolio, teachers and instructional leaders can:

My Portfolio also makes reporting, searching, and synchronizing easier than ever before. As educators make progress in the professional learning plan, users can search specific activities throughout PD 360 and synchronize them to instructional leaders’ accounts, such as:

Using My Portfolio to update, plan, and expand professional learning goals streamlines and simplifies the PD process. My Portfolio is available to every educator with a PD 360 license at no extra charge.

Anyone can join the School Improvement Network community, and sign up for a free trial of PD 360 and My Portfolio by visiting www.schoolimprovement.com/products/pd360 and clicking on the “free 30-day trial” icon.