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Professional Development - Teachers



Teacher Resources


Introduction to Leadership 2016-17

This program is designed to provide essential leadership and management training to select Certified and Classified employees who have demonstrated interest and aptitude for broadening their leadership skills. The program covers a broad range of leadership topics to include personal leadership, interpersonal communication, team development skills, organizational change, and facilitative leadership.


Click here for more information and the 2016-17 application


Other Resources
Turn your Professional Development Hours into Graduate Credit at Austin Peay State University
Clarksville-Montgomery County Teachers can earn 1, 2, or 3 hours of graduate credit through your 2014-15 completed professional development hours. You can earn 1 hour of credit for each 15 hours of APPROVED* professional development hours. Completed coursework can be used as an elective in an established graduate program. For more information please click here

Free e-books through PLAN
Instruction Resources – FREE Access to Online E-books on Differentiated Instruction, Formative Assessment, and Group Development



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Continuing Education Opportunities


Concordia University - M.Ed and Ed.D Programs
New scholarships and grants now available to Clarksville-Montgomery County School System.





The University of Southern Mississippi – Continuing Education for Teachers
The following online or CD-ROM based courses can be taken by education professionals for CEUs and by administrators for SEMI credit:
  • Behavior is Language: Strategies for Managing Disruptive Behavior
  • Reading & Writing in Content Area
  • Harassment, Bullying & Cyber-Intimidation in Schools
Visit www.virtualeduc.com/usm for a complete Course listing

In-service Information


In-Service Guidelines


Custom Professional Learning Activity Approval Form


2016-2017 In-Service Requirements for Certified Staff (200 Day Contracts)


Hire Dates Days Worked Required In-Service Days/Hours
Aug 4 - Sep 19 151-180 days 3 days / 18 hours
Sep 20 - Nov 7 121 - 150 days 2.5 days / 15 hours
Nov 8 - Jan 9 91-120 days 2 days / 12 hours
Jan 10 - Feb 22 61-90 days 1.5 days / 9 hours
Feb 23 - Apr 12 31-60 days 1 day / 6 hours
Apr 13 - May 25 0-30 days 0.5 day / 3 hours