Manami Tezuka
Director of Professional Development

Contact Info:
(315) 435-6358
Physical Address
1005 West Fayette Street
Suite 1D Syracuse, New York 13204
Performance Matters

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About Our Office

The Syracuse City School District believes that educators have an immense power to positively impact the life outcomes of their students. We also believe that educators will be most successful if they are supported in their work. We look forward to continuing to support all educators in their professional learning.  

The Office of Professional Development has prepared for the school year by conducting a needs assessment analysis to craft a new Professional Development Plan. Our Professional Learning offerings are aligned to the findings of the needs assessment analysis we conducted.  The data helped our office identify trends which included the following:


Educators have transitioned to our new professional learning platform, Performance Matters, to register for any district-sponsored professional learning and/or training.  Print and video resources are available on the Performance Matters homepage to help you register, search and withdraw from courses.  
Please refer to the directions below to register.


Important Information

SCSD NYS PD Plan 2019-20
PDC Protocol and Procedure Manual