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On this page you will find information about the District Staff Development Advisory Committee, including the members of the committee, when they meet and when staff development requests need to be submitted. You will also find information about staff development policies, guidelines, and procedures.

District Staff Development Advisory Committee Representatives

Prairie Elementary
Kelly Knips
Emma Oseland
Katie Kremer
Megan Kingery
Middle School
Brett Perish
Jacob Ludemann
High School
Pat Rolfes
Linda Neugebauer
Jodi Hansen
Doug Brands
Emilia Witthuhn
Department of Teaching and Learning
Dr. Katie Clarke
Gerald Oehler
Amy Ernst
Community/School Board
Scott Rosenberg
Lori Dudley


To request/apply for staff development, complete the APPLICATION FORM

The staff development committee meets on the third Wednesday of each month.  Applications will need to be completed in a timely fashion so they can be reviewed by the committee at each scheduled meeting. The committee will need to approve the request at the monthly meeting prior to making arrangements. 

Below is a schedule of when the committee will meet and when requests will need to be submitted in order to review those requests.

Staff Development Committee Meets

Requests Due by

September 19

September 12

October 24

October 17

November 14

November 7

December 19

December 12

January 16

January 9

February 20

February 13

March 20

March 13

April 17

April 10

May 15

May 10

All summer professional development requests must be submitted by this date in order to be approved


Staff Development Guidelines:

If you have any questions, please contact Gerald Oehler

If you have specific questions about Continuing Education, please visit hereThe page has links to all the information you need, including the forms that need to be completed and information about about the Continuing-Ed Committee. 

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