Teacher Professional Development:  Continuing Commitment to Teacher Quality

Professional Development Programs

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California Subject Matter Projects
A dynamic example of interagency cooperation, the California Subject Matter Project (CSMP) supports 98 professional development sites on CSU, UC, and independent university campuses throughout California.

Professional Development for the Early Assessment Program
The Early Assessment Program (EAP) is designed to give high school students and their families an early indication of readiness for college and career. The CSU offers, at no cost to the teachers, special preparation workshops on academic literacy and college-level mathematics.

CSU Professional Development in Science
Each of the following programs provides sustained and high-quality professional development experiences for teachers in science. They include graduates of CSU and other credential programs, providing opportunities for continuous learning that enable them to become leaders within the teaching profession.