Professional Learning

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

Worthington Middle School

  • Brett Perish
  • Jacob Ludemann

Worthington High School

  • Pat Rolfes
  • Linda Neugebauer
  • Jodi Hansen

Learning Center

  • Doug Brands

Department of Teaching and Learning

  • Dr. Katie Clarke
  • Gerald Oehler

Non -Teaching

  • Amy Ernst

Community / School Board

  • Lori Dudley
  • Adam Blume

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. 

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. 

Staff Development Request

  • District Professional Development Application
  • Special Education Staff