The goal of the CUSD#1 staff development program is to update and improve the skills and knowledge of staff members in order to achieve and maintain a high level of job performance and satisfaction.

Mandated and Recommended Trainings (Crosswalk)

All employees are to annually check the “crosswalk” to ensure that required in-service trainings have been completed (Board Policy 5:100, 5:90). 

Professional Development - Regional Office of Education

The Regional Office of Education #11 is committed to providing educators and support staff with high-quality professional development.

PD Clock Hours Approval Guidelines

Charleston CUSD #1 is a state-approved professional development provider. To request approval of activities provided by the district, complete the two steps listed in the guidelines link within 30 days of the end of the activity.

GCN Training

GCN is an internet-based compliance tutorial and training program for district employees.

If you need assistance with your account, contact Kim Ferguson at 639-1017.

National Board Certified Teacher

National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain, and recognize accomplished teachers and to generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide.

PD Clock Hours Presenter Guidelines

For professional development clock hours to be approved by our district, district employees who present or provide a PD activity need to follow the guidelines listed in the link above.