Teacher Support

Educator Support 


Summer Institute and New Employee Orientation are provided during the summer to prepare all educators for the year ahead.

Consultant Teachers

Highly trained, full release educators provide Instructional coaching, job embedded professional development, and PCL+ facilitation.

Beginning Educator Support Team BEST

CPSD believes that engaging in mentoring, job embedded professional development, Roundtables and Affinity Groups during the first year is beneficial to both new educators and their students.

• Weekly mentoring meetings
• Bi-monthly roundtables
• BIPOC and LGBTQAI+ Affinity Groups
• Effective learning observations of master teachers

Deep Equity Training

School staff participate in professional development with an equity focus to ensure they are equipped to support the diverse needs of our students while maintaining high standards and high expectations. Administrators, teachers, paraeducators and secretaries have all participated in various trainings and activities to work through the Deep Equity process.


District provided training for self-care and wellness so that you can build a more grounded, inspired, and sustainable career in our district.

• Impact of stress and Trauma on the educator
• How to close the stress cycle

CPSD Invests in Educators 

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Certification Program


• Cohorts facilitated by National Board-Certified Teachers
• Tuition Assistance

Professional Development


The district provides over 100 optional teacher academy workshops per year. Here is a glance at just some of the courses offered:


• Social/Emotional Learning for Students
• District Curriculum
• High Leverage Instructional Practices
• Culturally Responsive Practices
• Danielson Framework

Summer Institutes


During the month of August, teachers have the opportunity to receive 7.5 hours of professional development from a menu of workshop options focusing on best instructional practices in a variety of content areas.

Leadership Opportunities


Clover Park has an infrastructure of growth for teachers ready to move into leadership roles.


• Administrative Internship Program
• Teacher led trainings
• Mentoring/Consultant Teachers