Professional Learning

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Vision Statement

The Office of Professional Learning fosters continuous professional growth that empowers Maryland educators to develop world-class students, who are life-long learners and productive, responsible citizens of a global society.

Mission Statement

Through collaborative and innovative leadership, the Office of Professional Learning will provide comprehensive and continuous professional learning opportunities and resources that foster communication across MSDE divisions and local school systems; encourage collaboration; assess impact; and support sustainability.


Maryland is endorsing the National Learning Forward Standards

Upcoming Opportunities and Ongoing Experiences

Curricular Support Materials (CSM)

MD Formative

Professional Learning Platform

Teacher Induction

Teacher Leadership

Title II, Part A


Contact Information

Cecilia J. Roe
Director of Instructional Assessment and Professional Development
Email: cecilia.roe@maryland.gov

Heather Sauers
Coordinator of Professional Learning and Title IIA

Jennifer Wojcik
Instructional Assessment Specialist