Professional Learning

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The Professional Learning office oversees district-wide training and professional learning experiences for Nash County Public School Educators. This includes facilitating the development and delivery of workshops that serve the professional, educational, and training needs of the district, as well as, providing resource materials to faculty and staff. 

Guiding Principles

Professional Learning:

  • Has developing our students at the forefront.

  • Is just that - professional learning. It’s about growing the professionals that interact with students.

  • Needs to be individualized and personalized.

  • Needs to be job-embedded.

  • Needs follow-up.

  • Needs to be meaningful and relevant.

  • Needs to activate educators.

  • Needs to include voice and choice of participants.

  • Needs to be time-conscious.

  • Builds capacity.


Professional Learning Staff


Yolanda Wiggins

Director of Professional Learning and Special Programs


Latrisha Sumner

Instructional and Testing Administrative Assistant