Professional Development for School Improvement Committee (PDSI)

What is PDSI?

The Professional Development for School Improvement Committee (PDSI) was established in 2000 to empower and encourage teachers to improve their skills and practices for excellent teaching, with opportunities to grow, share, and learn.

The scope of the PDSI Committee’s responsibilities includes the following areas:

Technology training
New teacher support
School improvement initiatives
Department improvement initiatives
School board initiatives
Illinois state mandates
Professional development learning opportunities

The PDSI Committee, which meets every other month (or as needed) and is governed by an operations handbook, includes teachers, NTFT Executive Board members, administrators, and the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction.