2012 – 2013 School Year

The 2012-2013 school year will require full implementation of Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards at several grade levels. It is crucial for educators to have access and be thoroughly engaged in professional development that is aligned to Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards. Professional development for educators is ongoing.

The Arizona Department of Education has been providing various types of professional development in order to assist with implementation efforts throughout the state. The Arizona Department of Education has partnered with Arizona Regional Education Service and Support Centers as well as national and local experts. Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards Professional Development is offered in various formats such as in-person workshops and institutes, Webinars, online courses, and web-content delivery. General information on the types of professional development that can be implemented can be found below in the “Considerations for Implementation of Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards” document.

Specific information on the professional development offerings by the Arizona Department of Education can be located by clicking on a date (in bold) in the blue calendar or the AZCCRS Professional Development button located on the right side of your screen.

Arizona’s College and Career Ready Standards Considerations for Implementation [PDF]

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