PD Incentive

  •   PDI_InfoBooklet

    Professional Development Incentive Informational Booklet

     

     

    Who Qualifies for the Professional Development Incentive?

     

    The Professional Development Incentive (PDI) is discussed in Section 59.4 of the RTA contract. Teachers are eligible based on the information below.

     

     $1,200 PDI stipend - Must meet ALL of the following requirements:

     

    • Career ladder: Professional or Lead
      • Note: this requires professional or permanent certification
    • Tenure level: must have tenure
    • Professional development courses: must have 36 additional hours
    • Employment: must be beyond first year

     

     

    $800 PDI stipend - Must meet ALL of the following requirements:

    • Career ladder: Resident
    • Tenure level: tenure is not required
    • Professional development courses: must have 24 additional hours
    • Employment: must be beyond first year

     

     

    Intern Level Teachers

    Intern level teachers DO NOT qualify for the professional development incentive.