Special Programs/Professional Development Department
The Bossier Parish Special Programs and Professional Development Department plans, implements, coordinates and documents current research, professional development, and grant writing initiatives for the Bossier Parish School Board. We help coordinate and document district level professional development training sessions, administer the new teacher training/evaluation programs, and assist schools and departments with site based professional development and grant writing efforts.
Personnel from the Special Programs/Professional Development Department include Debbie Hays, Supervisor; Martha Patten, facilitator; and Minnie Malmay, Special Programs/Professional Development Specialist.
The department is located in the Bossier Instructional Center, 2719 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA 71111
Professional Development Team: Martha Patten-PD Facilitator, Debbie Hays-Special Programs/PD Supervisor, & Minnie Malmay-Special Programs/PD Specialist
Professional Development - Calendar of Events
Professional Development Opportunities for Bossier Parish Schools
Debbie Hays, Supervisor of Special Programs and Professional Development, has created a parish wide directory to showcase the numerous educators and their focus areas of talents/experiences in Bossier Parish. These outstanding educators are available to present and assist schools in their site-based professional development initiatives. Please call or email Debbie Hays, Martha Patten, or Minnie Malmay for additional information.