Barbara Patterson

Professional Development Specialist Suffolk Public Schools

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Aug 24

Preservice Schedule 2017 – Updated 8/24

Click on the title to download a schedule. All documents are in PDF format. Food Services-Transportation-Head Custodians Elementary General-SpEd Teachers Secondary Core Content Teachers Revised 8/23/2017 Special Education Teachers Revised 8/23/2017 Title I Teachers Revised 8/17/2017 Advanced Instruction Teachers Art-Music-PEH-Guidance-Media Revised 8/24/2017 CTE-CCAP Teachers Alt. Ed-GED Teachers Early Start-Childhood Teachers Foreign Language Teachers  Revised 8/24/2017 Paraprofessionals United Way Coordinators ESL Building …

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Aug 23

Welcome to!

Edivate Registration for the Face-to-Face Training sessions will open at 8am on August 24, 2017. Trainings – All training opportunities are optional.  Edivate Catalog Registration Directions

Jun 07

2017 Summer PD Series — Registration is Open!

The 2017 Summer PD Series Registration is now open. Summer PD 2017 Brochure – UPDATED 6.7.17 See pages 4-5 of the brochure for Edivate registration details.      

May 15

Become a 2017-18 Cooperating Teacher or Counselor

Feb 06

Winter/Spring Virtual PD Series – Registration Open NOW

Click HERE to view over 80 hours of FREE virtual PD opportunities offered exclusively to Suffolk Public Schools Instructional Staff!

Jun 01


The Office of Professional Development will be offering a Summer PD Series of exciting professional learning activities open to all Suffolk Public Schools’ instructional staff. All registration will take place in Edivate. Be sure to read pages 4 & 5 of the eCatalog to learn how to register for sessions in Edivate. SPS Summer PD 2016 eCatalog

May 31

Help Shape the Future of Education

 Become a Cooperating Teacher or Counselor for 2016-17 Apply Now Application Deadline is June 30, 2016. 

Feb 17

Need PD Points?

Looking for professional development opportunities for the summer? Need to earn some points for renewal?   Then look no further than the Suffolk Public Schools PD News Blog. It lists the most up-to-date local, regional, and online professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrators.   Sign up using FeedBlitz to get the PD News Blog updates …

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