Welcome to SPDU:
Professional Growth Partnerships

Since 1987, SPDU: Professional Growth Partnerships has been creating and delivering programs, resources and services to educators.

Our programs are developed by educators for educators and provide opportunities for participants to actively participate in their learning.

SPDU provides professional growth opportunities in the areas of:

  • Curriculum
  • Leadership
  • Other Professional Growth Opportunities

SPDU also supports partner organizations in planning conferences.

SPDU is based in and supported by the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation. SPDU programs and resources support and complement STF beliefs and policies. The governance guidelines for SPDU are the responsibility of the STF.

SPDU Annual Report 2012-13 (2.9 MB PDF)

Upcoming Events

2014

May

 

 

1-2

Designing Classroom Instruction Using Outcomes-based Curricula

Saskatoon

5-6

iT Summit

Saskatoon

July

 

 

2-4

Saskatchewan School-Based Administrators' Professional Development Program - Module Two

Saskatoon

3-4

The Art of Facilitation

Saskatoon

10

When Johnny Struggles With Place Value and Adding

Saskatoon

11

When Johnny Can't Multiply

Saskatoon

14-17

Saskatchewan School-Based Administrators' Professional Development Program - Module One

Saskatoon

14-17

Saskatchewan School-Based Administrators' Professional Development Program - Module Six

Saskatoon

21

Making Learning Visible in Kindergarten Classrooms

Saskatoon

21-23

Saskatchewan School-Based Administrators' Professional Development Program - Module Four

Saskatoon

21-24
28-31

Cognitive Coaching

Saskatoon

22

Teaching to Student Strengths I

Saskatoon

23

Teaching to Student Strengths II

Saskatoon

25

Thinking Skills for the Inquiry Classroom

Saskatoon

28

Making Learning Visible in Kindergarten Classrooms

Regina

28

Teaching English Language Arts in the Renewed Curriculum – What’s New

Saskatoon

29-30

When Johnny Can’t Work With Fractions

Saskatoon

31

Using the Smart Board to Enhance Learning

Saskatoon