Here are some links to professional development and professional learning resources for educators.  There is also a section for quick links to various ODE webpages.

Midwest Regional ESC Professional Development Catalog

This downloadable catalog contains the numerous professional learning opportunities that are offered to districts throughout the school year and summer.  Check out the great offerings and register for the sessions on STARS.  Click here to log into your SAFE account for STARS.

ODE Links

This page goes to the ODE homepage.  However, we understand how difficult it is to find the pages you are looking for at ODE.  Therefore, the quick links below will take you directly to the pages on ODE’s site that educators typically need to navigate to.  Click the link for the specific page you would like to visit.


This rich site contains many resources to assist educators in their professional learning.  Take some time and explore the many resources available on this site.

Teaching Channel

This teacher-focused site provides numerous types of professional resources for educators.  The site can be used as a professional support where teachers can join and become part of the community.  You can watch videos and take notes to share with colleagues, ask other teachers questions, use a lesson planner tool, and much more.  Check it out!

edWeb Community

The edWeb community is another professional learning network site teachers can join to communicate and gain professional knowledge.  It is free to register.  Check it out.

Google for Education

This site contains information that may help educators use the Google products more effectively in their classroom and school.

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