Cohoes City School District



Current professional development opportunities



EngageNY homepage

Rubicon/Atlas Curriculum Mapping
MAP (NWEA) Website

Teacher Student Data Linkage (TSDL) Data

Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) (Approved 01/13)

Capital Region BOCES School Support Services

Capital Area School Development Association (CASDA) 

SNAP (BOCES Media Catalog)

Core Standards


APPR Resources

Teacher APPR Artifact Rubric and Categories

Teacher APPR Observation Flow Chart [PDF]

Student Learning Objective (SLO) Target Worksheet (Excel format)

Step-by-step instructions on importing rosters to Excel

Student Learning Objective (SLO) Template (Word format)

K-3 Student Learning Objective (SLO) Presentation

9-12 Student Learning Objective (SLO) Presentation 

Opening Day 2012-13 APPR Presentation - September 4, 2012

APPR - Observations and Artifacts - September 5, 2012

APPR - SLO Guidance (Middle School)

APPR - SLO Guidance (Elementary)

NYSED APPR Website (EngageNY)


Professional Learning Opportunities

BOCES Instructional Resources - Courses are posted online and are available for registration. To register, click here.



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Harvard's Project Zero
National Education Association Classroom Management Page
National Association for Music Education, Make Technology Instrumental, Part 1
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