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Resources, timelines and forms to help you with your re-certification.

Professional Growth

Your PD Folder is your portfolio which represents you as a professional and your contributions to your school. While the SAU offers a wide range of professional development opportunities, you are strongly encouraged to also pursue outside offerings to create a diverse portfolio and be able to bring innovative ideas to your school and to your colleagues.

The folder will be reviewed by your Administrator as well and your Superintendent and the NH Dept of Education - make sure it represents you and your accomplishments well.

Important Papers

Three Year Goal writing for Re-Certification
At the start of each cycle, you will be asked to write one school goal and one personal goal for each endorsement. To follow are some tools to help with this process.

Writing SMART Goals 

SMART Goals Questionnaire

Educator Goal Development Worksheet

3 Year IPDP Plan - Sample

3 Year IPDP Plan Form
This is the form you will fill out and submit for approval to your PD Rep and Principal.

ESLO Individual and Shared Attribute Form
This is the form you will fill out and submit for approval to your Principal.‚Äč

Intent to move to Appendix B
This is the form to fill out if you wish to move to Appendix B pay scale. Please make a copy before filling out the form. See Sara or Randy with questions.


Folder Forms

Recertification Process and Timeline
A detailed accounting of the requirements during each year of your re-certification cycle.

Activity Proposal and Completion Form
Fill out this form any time you would like to participate in Professional Development offered by someone other than SAU24

Activity Reflection/Evaluation
Complete a reflection of every activity you would like to include in your Professional Development portfolio

Professional Development Activities Table
The full list of what activities are approved for Professional Development hours, the documentation required, and whether there are limited total hours available.

John Stark Request for Course Reimbursement
See below in the attached documents. Fill this form out to request reimbursement for your college coursework. Course reimbursement forms go to Irene Gamache at the SAU office.


All forms can be found on the SAU24 Website.


Taking a College Course?

Follow the steps in the Overview document. If you have any questions, see Katie.
Overview of College Course Request and Reimbursement

Want to Attend a Workshop of Conference?

Follow the steps in the Overview document. If you have any questions, see Katie.

Need to take a Primex course online?

NH Primex is the online source for our district required Bullying (annual) and Preventing Sexual Harassment training (once per three year cycle).

click here for NH Primex online course listing

Find either Understanding Sexual Harassment or Bullying Prevention for K-12 Teachers.

Find instructions on completing the Sexual Harassment training here

Who is my school PD contact?

Katie Gadwah is the JSRHS Professional Development representative.

Summative Assessment Rubrics and Information

  • If you are in your first five years, your administrator will meet with you by mid-March and set a due date at that time.  
  • If you are a continuing contract teacher who will be recertifying this June, please submit your input by April 1st.
  • If you are a continuing contract teacher who is not up for recertification this year, please submit your self-reflection byApril 15th.