Course Catalog for New Prospect PD

What Counts as PAWS PD?

Anything offered by the PAWS PD Committee and certain admin approved trainings for the entire staff. Ask Heather Welch or Amy Lemons if you wonder about which PD can count for your requirement.

How many PAWS PD must I attend?

You may go to as many sessions as you’d like but 6 sessions are required for the year. 3 per semester.

What if I haven't been keeping up with my PAWS PD Sessions?

If you've had plenty going on and have forgotten to log your sessions:

1. Relax and breathe

2. Email Heather to screen shot what you've logged.
3. Check the links below for the past PAWS PD Sessions to jog your memory:

4. Log those sessions at the link below.

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3.14 Readworks & Mystery Science

Want a digital resource that you can use in all subjects? Come learn how can give your students an opportunity to use their reading skills while learning content at the same time. This resource is user friendly, easy to set up, sends assignments to students in an instant, it grades multiple choice questions for you and is easy to differentiate.

3rd-5th grade teachers: this is a great online platform for test prep.


Want to resource that is sure to engage your students in science and cause them to think deeply? MysteryScience is a fun and easy to use resource that can easily be sent to your students through Google classroom or by scanning a QR code. Come by and

Readworks and Mystery Science

Wednesday, March 14th, 2:45pm

Lawanda Estes 3rd Grade

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

3.15 SWAT Team presents Nearpod

Back by popular demand: The SWAT Team presents "Nearpod."

Nearpod is an interactive presentation and assessment tool. Come learn how to access presentations that are already created as well as how to create your own. Good for all grade levels. Two-minute video preview:


Thursday, March 15th, 2:45pm

Kati Searcy’s TAG Room

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

3.22 Visible Thinking Routines

Learn three Visible Thinking Routines: Headlines, CSI, and I Used to Think. Leave with graphic organizers you can use with your students the next day.

VisibleThinking Routines

Thursday, March 22nd, 2:45pm

Kati Searcy’s TAG Classroom

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

3.27 Mandatory iReady training

You will have an iReady training during your specials (design lab) on March 27. This counts as a PAWS PD. You received a calendar invite from Heather Welch about this event.


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