Professional Development & Curriculum
“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”
The Vestal Central School District maintains a coordinated commitment to professional development. Its primary intent is to provide creative tools, strategies and support to facilitate teacher growth and thereby enhance classroom instruction and student achievement.
Our vision embraces the spirit of Kaizen, the relentless quest for a better way, for higher quality performance. Think of it as the daily pursuit of perfection. The spirit of Kaizen brings forth accomplishment of one’s self and motivates achievement in others.
Instructional Goals90% of all students will attain mastery level on all state and external assessments.
All staff will be provided with high-quality professional development opportunities to enhance their ability to help all students perform at high levels.