Programs/Initiatives

Opportunities for Educators

Our aim is to provide eastern Oregon educators with equitable access to sustained, quality professional learning in order to: recruit and retain high quality educators, and develop the capacity of regional educators to improve student learning.

IN THE WORKS FOR 2021/2022:

  • Increase / leverage collaborative professional development opportunities around regional priorities

  • Maintain regional website and YouTube channel to increase access to regional professional development

  • Build a mentoring cohort for non-traditional and traditional novice educators

  • Initiate facilitated professional learning networks (Rural Collaboratives)

  • Continue developing an ongoing, sustained plan of support and regional toolkit for novice educators and mentors

  • Create and develop pathways for recruiting high quality teachers to the region