Staff Development

Mrs. Marian Z. Vandermate

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Mrs. Marian Z. Vandermate

Staff Development Specialist

Welcome to the Alhambra School District Staff Development Department.  We are dedicated to creating focused professional development experiences for all employees: both certified and classified staff that positively impact student success. To build leadership capacity within the Alhambra District, a leadership strand of professional development sessions are offered.  These sessions target teacher leaders, aspiring administrators, and site level administrators.

Alhambra District professional development opportunities are published in a web-based on-line catalog. The CourseWizard system allows employees to enroll in and drop classes, view class schedules, and print their professional development course transcript.

marianvandermate@alhambraesd.org   •   602.336.2956

Mrs. Angie Frankenfield

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Mrs. Angie Frankenfield

Growth and Development Specialist

In the Alhambra Elementary School District we are dedicated to the growth and development of all employees. A variety of professional development opportunities are provided to our staff in-person and online. Our students deserve the very best, and so do our employees!

angelafrankenfield@alhambraesd.org • 602.336.2956

  • The Professional Learning standards provide direction for designing a professional development experience that ensures educators acquire the necessary knowledge and skills.

    Learning Communities: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students occurs within learning communities committed to continuous improvement, collective responsibility, and goal alignment.

    Leadership: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students requires skillful leaders who develop capacity, advocate, and create support systems for professional learning.

    Resources: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students requires prioritizing, monitoring, and coordinating resources for educator learning.

    Data: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students uses a variety of sources and types of student, educator, and system data to plan, assess, and evaluate professional learning.

    Learning Designs: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students integrates theories, research, and models of human learning to achieve its intended outcomes.

    Implementation: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students applies research on change and sustains support for implementation of professional learning for long term change.

    Outcomes: Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students aligns its outcomes with educator performance and student curriculum standards.

Staff Development Files