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NACDD General Member Webinar - March 2015 features Professional Development Expert!
Participants learned how Amy Gaumer Erickson, Ph.D. from the University of Kansas, describes the key elements in effect professional development as well as evaluation tools that can be used to quantify the quality of your professional development activities.
As a result of attending this webinar, participants learned to:
1) List 5 types of professional development; 2) Write a learning target that includes both the learning intention and the success criteria; 3) Identify the adult learning method that has the greatest effect on improving skills; and 4) Describe tools/techniques that I can use to evaluate professional development.
Resources from webinar:
Meta-analysis by Trivette et al.,: http://www.signetwork.org/content_page_assets/content_page_66/adult%20learning%20Trivette%20and%20Dunst.pdf