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The National Association for Professional Development Schools advances the education profession by providing leadership, advocacy and support to sustain professional development schools as learning communities that improve student learning, prepare educators through clinical practice, provide reciprocal professional development, and conduct shared inquiry.

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The Dr. Diane Yendol-Hoppey Endowed Fellowship

The Dr. Diane Yendol-Hoppey Endowed Fellowship

Dean Yendol-Hoppey, longtime supporter of NAPDS and advocate of PDSs, is stepping down as dean and returning to faculty so that she can get back into researching and doing what she loves – teacher learningacross the career span. Diane has had such a lasting impact on so many individuals in PDSs. To honor, Diane’s impact, her family has established a new scholarship fund at UNF in her honor.

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NAPDS Call for Nominations

NAPDS Call for Nominations

The Membership and Elections Committee is pleased to announce that it is time to nominate members to serve on the NAPDS leadership team.

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