The Professional Development Committee’s purpose is to improve teaching and learning in the computing disciplines by identifying the ongoing professional development needs of members; by developing, facilitating, and overseeing the professional development activities of the organization; and by building partnerships with other organizations that support CSTA’s mission and goals.
Specific initiatives include:
- Encouraging networking and resource sharing opportunities for members.
- Building upon the success of the CSTA Annual Conference to provide more professional development opportunities for members.
- Developing and disseminating materials and providing support for local, chapter-driven professional development.
- Expanding the presence of the CSTA, especially board members, at regional and national conferences.
The current members of the committee are Dave Reed (chair), Myra Deister, Irene Lee, and Fran Trees.
Chair, Professional Development Committee