Dear Elementary and Secondary School Principals,

We are in the process of planning our Fall 2013 Diocesan Workshop offerings.

Please read the attached letter, workshop proposal form and our professional development philosophy which provides a foundational understanding of what a professional development session should seek to accomplish.

Fall 2013 Proposal Letter

PD Philosophy DOB 2012

Proposal Submission Form Fall2013

All workshops should include references and be aligned to the NYS Common Core Learning Standards.

Please share these documents with your teachers and encourage your most talented teachers to submit a proposal.

Should you or your teachers have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Best regards,


Mr. Anthony Biscione

Deputy Superintendent of Schools