Technology and Professional Development: NCLB Mandates Sustained, High-Quality Professional Development for All Educators. the Following Are among Hundreds of Archived Resources Available at Our Web Site

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Technology-focused professional development for teachers is critical if technology is to be used to promote learning. Here are insights into what some school districts have done. …