Professional Development & Employee Evaluations

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Professional Development Vision
Within each school and department, SJCSD will develop leadership and build capacity to design, deliver and support high quality professional development which enhances the knowledge, skills, dispositions and practices of employees to ensure that all students perform and achieve at the highest levels.


Empowering Excellence in Educators Empowering Excellence in Educators Professional Development on Inside SJCSD


SWD Certificate Renewal Point Opportunities (Every five years, we must earn 20 Points specific to teaching Students With Disabilities)

Which Courses Count towards the SWD Certification Renewal?


Other PD Opportunities

New opportunities to earn inservice points are regularly added in BusinessPlus and are posted on the Professional Development Calendar located at:  https://inside.stjohns.k12.fl.us/pd/

Follow the directions in the document below to add the PD Calendar to your Outlook Calendar for easy access!

Professional Development Calendar Instructions

FREE FOR ANYONE:  Capella University- FREE! Online Courses

Special Online Learning Opportunities as of April 2020 (Available for a limited time)

SE Virtual Literacy Summit Invite HMH May 2020

SE Virtual Math Summit Invitation HMH May 2020


Endorsement Courses:  ESOL, Reading, Gifted, ASD

Endorsement Courses Overview

Instructions for Requesting Endorsement Course Credit for College Courses

SJCSD ESOL Offerings 2020-2021 SY

SJCSD READING ENDORSEMENT OFFERINGS 2020-2021 SY

SJCSD Gifted Endorsement Course Offerings Coming Soon

GIFTED Endorsement Course Offerings- NEFEC

18 Hour ESOL course for SLPs  (Log In and Select English Language Learners for Therapists)

ASD Endorsement – FDLRS/NEFEC


Alternative Sources for Endorsement Courses 

*Please note that coursework is accepted from these organizations; however, the costs associated are the responsibility of the participant.*

FDLRS – Florida Diagnostic Learning & Resources System

NEFEC – North East Florida Educational Consortium

Beacon Educator Online Endorsement Courses

The Schultz Center for Teaching & Leadership