PDS Mission and Goals

PDS Mission and Goals Statement

The Professional Development School (PDS) Partnership between SUNY Cortland’s School of Education and participating schools includes collaboration among college administrators, faculty, staff, PK-12 school administrators, teachers, and teacher candidates in order to promote the following:

  • Positive impact on PK-12 student learning;
  • Effective mentorship of teacher candidates engaged in authentic classroom practice;
  • Shared professional development for all stakeholders; and
  • Ongoing innovation in policy and best practices in administration, teaching and learning.

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Kimberly Rombach

Carrie Rood

PDS Co-coordinators