Nebraska Educational Service Units

Staff Development Affiliate (SDA)

Purpose: Empower educators to maximize the potential of every learner.

Vision: Build the capacity of our members through relevant and timely learning opportunities.

Mission: Develop a community that honors and prioritizes the needs of our members.


We believe:

  • the growth and continuous improvement of our members is essential.

  • communication is critical to keeping our members connected and informed.

  • collaboration allows us to capitalize on members' expertise as we build collective capacity.

  • in fostering partnerships with external stakeholders to fulfill our mission.

  • by supporting each other, we can better support our school districts and educators.

  • reflection and evaluation of our practices lead to increased equity and effectiveness.