National Staff Development Council Library
In addition to providing information about the Council and its mission,
there are selected articles online in the Library from the Journal
of Staff Development, a well-respected journal devoted to issues
surrounding teacher training and preparation.
Consortium for Policy Research
in Education (CPRE)
CPRE unites researchers from five of the nation's leading universities
to improve elementary and secondary education through research on
policy, finance, school reform, and school governance. Search Publications
for online copies of policy briefs and research reports.
Middle School and Middle Grades Reform
This site, is sponsored by the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation,
has an emphasis on middle school reform. Good links to research
articles about professional development are provided.
Professional Development: Learning From
A toolkit for schools and districts based on Model Professional
Development Award Winners.
of professional development in Pathways to School Improvement.