Personalize your professional development by selecting the timing and content, as well as the method of delivery. Listed below are several options for your consideration.


Visit the Teaching Channel for brief videos of teachers using various instructional and classroom management strategies in their classrooms.

Review the New Teacher Survival Guide on the Teaching Channel.

Review the new teacher resources designed especially for middle school teachers. Many of these ideas will apply to teachers of other grade levels.

Atomic Learning You can earn renewal credit for viewing these free tutorials on technology tools. See the Virtual Learning section of this wiki for more information.

Social Media

Use social media to learn about new resources and strategies. Some suggestions are listed below.
  • Read this blog posting about using social media for professional development.
  • Join the Teacher PD twitter @CMS_TeacherPD

Face-to-Face Courses

Professional Development courses offered by departments throughout the district may be found on My Talent.

Questions? Contact Linda Yarbrough at linda.yarbrough@cms.k12.nc.us or LaPonda Parker at l.parker@cms.k12.nc.us .

Return to the main New Teacher Resources and Support page of this wiki.