An Agency of the Regional Offices of Education for Will and Grundy - Kendall Counties
Phone: (815) 744-8334   Fax: (815) 744-8396  
Friday, May 29, 2020

 COVID-19 Update

 
Due to COVID-19, face to face academies and professional development trainings through June 30, 2020 are being converted to online trainings or rescheduled to a future date. Many of the trainings will still take place in an online format. Our office will email you regarding any training modifications, rescheduled dates or cancelations.

We also have several fully online professional development opportunities listed on our home page.

Our professional development staff continue to be available daily M-F to assist all educators with their PD/Academy planning.

Please don’t hesitate to email us at info@pdaonline.org or call 815.744.8334

Featured Content

Administrator's Academies

A variety of approved Administrators’ Academy programs are offered at PDA throughout the year.

View AA Workshops

Professional Development Trainings

Having a training or event at your location? We have expert presenters who can present a wide range of topics to your teachers and professional staff.
Trainings Onsite at Schools

Learn new skills and concepts you can use in your classroom or school and get the professional development you need.

PD Trainings at the PDA

Online Workshops

New! Explore our Online Workshops to learn new skills and strategies anytime, anywhere! Get Professional Development on your schedule. 
View Online Courses for Grad Credit

View Online Workshops

Online Monthly Educational Book Studies

Join your fellow educators as we read and discuss timely, impactful books related to education.  This interactive online training will introduce an inspiring new book each month. 
Book Study Flyer (PDF)

View Monthly Book Studies

Illinois Empower

The PDA is an approved Illinois Empower Professional Learning Partner in all three priority areas under IARSS.  We can assist your school with the Illinois Empower application, school improvement process, work plan, Illinois Quality Framework and more.
Data Analysis
IQF PDA 2021
T-SIP PDA Training 2021
Illinois Empower Video
ESSA Support Group Oct. FY21

ESSA Support Group

Social Emotional Learning

Attend one of our many SEL trainings and networking sessions or schedule a training at your school.

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Who We Are

We Provide Adult Learning That Improves Lives, Delivered With Memorable Customer Service.

We are an agency of the Regional Offices of Education of Will County and Grundy-Kendall Counties.

We provide onsite staff development, public workshops, graduate education courses and degree programs, consulting services, meeting facilitation, event educational planning services and technical assistance to schools and other agencies. 

The Professional Development Alliance is a one-stop source for all of your professional development needs. We will design, provide or arrange for any professional development programs, materials and/or services to help meet your goals.

 
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