Professional Learning

Providing equitable learning

The AESD network of nine ESDs serve as a foundational delivery system that supports high quality and equitable professional learning for educators and education leaders across the state.

Continuous Learning Supports

The nine ESDs are helping school districts to evolve their systems and instructional practices during the COVID-19 pandemic by delivering statewide professional learning that supports distance learning.

Statewide Professional Learning Initiatives

Teams from the AESD and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) work closely to support high quality instruction through professional learning opportunities and networks, instructional and coaching supports, and customized technical assistance at the local and regional levels.

Professional Learning News

Regional, state efforts underway to improve classroom inclusion

Regional, state efforts underway to improve classroom inclusion

Currently, the state of Washington is ranked as one of the nation’s least inclusive states (44 out of 50), but educators from across Southwest Washington and the rest of the state are actively working to change that. The Washington Association of Educational Service...

LMS 101 Series – Professional Learning Opportunity

LMS 101 Series – Professional Learning Opportunity

In its next series of classes, the AESD is offering professional learning opportunities for educators in districts that have selected one of the five most commonly utilized LMS platforms. Below are links to the LMS vendor web sites for further information: Canvas...

ReImagine Wa Ed – Professional Learning Opportunity

ReImagine Wa Ed – Professional Learning Opportunity

August 3-28, 2020 We’re shaping the path ahead! Wherever you are on your distance learning journey, we are here to support you. Washington’s 9 ESDs are proud to partner again with Jeff Utecht (founder of Shifting Schools). Beginning in August and through the fall,...