"All students will have highly effective teachers who are skilled and confident."
--BPS Staff Development Department Vision
The mission of the Bismarck Public School District Staff Development Department is "to support and engage district staff in continuous improvement by promoting and providing meaningful, relevant, and collaborative professional development."
Brittany Upton, Director of Curriculum/Instruction/Professional Learning
Laurie Friesz, Administrative Assistant
Andrea Seibel K-12 Consultant/Staff Developer, MTSS, Academics, Data, Assessment
Tara Olson, 6-12 Staff Developer, Standards Based Education, ELA, Mentorship Program
Nikki Szajkowski, K-5 Staff Developer, Math & Science, Mentorship Program
Tina Pletan, K-5 Staff Developer, ELA & Social Studies, Mentorship Program