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Our Mission 

A great teacher for every classroom 

A great principal for every school

A great support staff throughout the District

A great school district for the city of Riverside

RUSD Professional Development

What is the Professional Growth System?

 • Systematic, enduring change

 • Intensive, personalized, job embedded professional growth opportunities

 • Provide support from start date through their entire career
 • Improve student learning and achievement 


PGS: Essential Components for Success

• Common language and understanding about good teaching          for administrators and teachers

Observation techniques that are calibrated and shared between administrators, support teachers and participating teachers

Effective coaching techniques that support, engage, and impact teacher performance in the classroom

• Twice yearly Review Panel meetings to review participating teachers progress and support provided