Research has shown that educator quality is one of the most important influences on student achievement. In Clay County, Professional Development is planned, provided and documented for all instructional staff through the use of federal grants and local dollars.
INSTRUCTIONAL SPECIALISTS: PD Curriculum Specialists act as program specialists in their assigned areas and serve as liaisons between the district office and the schools.
MODEL SCHOOL COACHES: Model School Coaches work alongside teachers at model schools to build a collaborative classroom.
B.E.S.T. COACHES: Beginning Educator Support Team Coaches work alongside new teachers to build a collaborative classroom.