Professional Development

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    Due to district closure, impacted by COVID 19, the Professional Devleopment department (Kim Darcy) is working remotely offsite until further notice. Please do not email stipend requests as the files are too large.  Due date is August 1st.

    Thank you.


    As of January 2016 all Shoreline staff are required to register in ProDev for district-sponsored trainings for a seat in the session, regardless of whether or not you need clock hours.

    This includes all Classified and Certificated staff and for both during school and after hours trainings.  Please be sure to bookmark, and visit the ProDev site often to see upcoming training sessions.

    You MUST be a Shoreline school district employee with a continuing contract, to create an account or login as an existing employee. At this time, subs cannot create an account.  Should you wish to attend Shoreline district trainings, you may do so on a space-available basis by contacting Kim Darcy:

    Professional Development Registration & Class Listings  (ProDev)

     Professional Development SESPA stipend information for classifed employees: NOTE NEW DUE DATE of Aug 1st.  Stipend requests received between August 2nd - 31st will be returned.   Do not email stipend requests.  Snail mail to: Instruction/SESPA Stipends:  18560 1st Ave NE, Shoreline WA  98155.  

    Click here to access crucial information regarding your SESPA stipends

    Professional Library:  We have an excellent collection of reading materials available in our Professional Resource Library. All materials are available for staff check-out. Call 206.393.4201 to request materials.

    Professional Development VIEW ONLY Scheduling Calendar (for building use to determine when we have scheduled district training)  VIEW ONLY Scheduling Calendar...



(updated!) SESPA Stipend Documents

  • These documents pertain to SESPA stipends.  Please be sure to read them carefully as incomplete submissions will be returned to you.  The most up to date documents will always be online.  Each document contains specific instructions.  For further clarification, you should contact your union representative as the Instruction department processes stipends but does not act as the representative for your union.

  • Professional Library Resource List (For use with preapproved Books, Audio & Video tapes, CDs and DVDs)

    Note: All books on the Professional Library Resource List are pre-approved for SESPA stipend pay.  The number of hours available for each book/video is listed after the title. When completing the Request for SESPA Professional Development Stipend Payment form please make sure to use the predetermined number of hours.



Contact Us

  • Kim Darcy
    Professional Development Support
    Phone: 206.393.4217

    Anzara Miller
    Director of Professional Practice 
    Phone: 206.393.4411