Role

Ford PAS NGL Certified Professional Development Provider – A Change Agent

Ford PAS NGL certified PDPs are essential to the success of the framework. Ford PAS NGL PDPs support the vision of Ford PAS NGL in schools and communities and advocate for achievement of that vision by designing and facilitating powerful adult learning experiences in workshops, meetings, study groups, coaching, and other settings. At a basic level, this means that they understand and value the Ford PAS approach to teaching and learning, embody the Ford PAS teaching and learning pillars and philosophy in their actions, use effective facilitation and design skills to create learning opportunities that meet the needs of specific groups, and are aware of a wide range of resources to support the work. Depending on individual Ford PAS PDPs interests and experience, they may choose to focus further development on one or more of the strands.

PDPs typically provide support through any or all of the following functions: