Grant Wiggins, a guru in education... well-known for his "backwards design" approach to authentic education and "learning by design", ran our PD sessions.
Grant Wiggins is waaaaay up front...
...There he is ...off to the right -->
Although it was tough to have a chunk taken out of my weekend time, it was worth it.
Also tough... was leaving the PD feeling even more overwhelmed and seeing how much I need/want to do in this new position.