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11 Job-Embedded PD Focus Areas for Ed Leaders to Consider

Written by: Julie Yaeger
Published on: Mar 18, 2024

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Definition: JEPD refers to professional development activities that are designed to take place within the teacher’s regular work environment, addressing their specific needs and challenges.


Job-Embedded Professional Development (JEPD) is a critical approach to supporting teachers, schools, and districts in their efforts to improve teaching and learning. This approach recognizes the importance of providing ongoing, relevant, and practical learning experiences for educators in the context of their daily work. 

Click here to read the full article and learn about eleven key points to consider for implementing JEPD in your institution.