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ERIC Number: EJ941374
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Aug
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 21
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0276-928X
Resources: The Dollars and Sense of Comprehensive Professional Learning
Odden, Allan
Journal of Staff Development, v32 n4 p26-32 Aug 2011
Very little of the professional development literature identifies its costs. Many say good professional development is expensive, but what is meant by expensive, and if so, expensive relative to what? This article shows that effective professional development is not expensive relative to overall spending and that its key elements and their costs can be identified and afforded. The author describes six structural features of effective professional development.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED565633