Welcome to the Hewlett-Woodmere Public School District Professional Development Team (PDT) web page. The District is committed to providing rich experiences for our staff to strengthen their pedagogical practice in order to enhance the learning experiences all children are afforded in HWPS. PDC meetings are held throughout the year to provide member liasions from each building to be reflective about the types of professional development offered.PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TEAM
Dina Anzalone, Ed.D.
Al Bauer, Ed.D.
P-12 Chairperson, English Language Arts
Director of Administrative & Instructional Technology, Adjunct Professor, LIU Post
Debra Lo Verde, Ed.D.
Executive Director for Special Education Services
Colleen O'Hara, Ed.D.
Mark Secaur, Ed.D.
Lorraine Smyth, Ed,D,
Teacher, HHS, President of HWFA
Brian Terry, Ed.D.
P-12 Chairperson, Science
Teacher, HHSThe HWPS 2020-2021 Professional Development Plan is a blueprint for excellence in teaching and learning as a continuously evolving process.
The Professional Development Team meets quarterly during each school year to review and revise the Professional Development Plan, as needed, for recommendation to the Board of Education.