Professional Development Plan

[Type an introduction for the paper here. Include an outline of the paper as you must for any APA style paper. You may introduce the phrase Professional Development Plan here and define it using the abbreviation PDP. Because the introduction for the paper includes an outline of the paper and the section headings also outline the paper, there should be a relationship between them. Use only Times New Roman 12 font. See p. 228 in the APA manual.]

Goal 1: Short Name of Your Goal

[Every section must have an introduction similar to this one. In the section introduction, provide an outline of the major issues to be discussed in the section.]

Goal 1 Narrative

[Each goal’s narrative must incorporate the following:

· A statement of your goal

· An explanation of your motivation for wanting to achieve the goal and how it relates to your personal values

· A brief description of the steps you intend to take to accomplish your goal, including any relevant tools, strategies, or resources

· An explanation of how you plan to use technology and/or social media to promote completion of your goal

· An explanation of how these steps reflect consideration of personal strengths and weaknesses relevant to the goal

· A timeline for completion of your goal

· Appropriate references, to be cited in accordance with appropriate APA formatting]

Goal 2: Short Name of Your Goal

[Every section must have an introduction similar to this one. In the section introduction, provide an outline of the major issues to be discussed in the section.]

Goal 2 Narrative

[Each goal’s narrative must incorporate the following:

· A statement of your goal

· An explanation of your motivation for wanting to achieve the goal and how it relates to your personal values

· A brief description of the steps you intend to take to accomplish your goal, including any relevant tools, strategies, or resources

· An explanation of how you plan to use technology and/or social media to promote completion of your goal

· An explanation of how these steps reflect consideration of personal strengths and weaknesses relevant to the goal

· A timeline for completion of your goal

· Appropriate references, to be cited in accordance with appropriate APA formatting]

Goal 3: Short Name of Your Goal

[Every section must have an introduction similar to this one. In the section introduction, provide an outline of the major issues to be discussed in the section.]

Goal 3 Narrative

[Each goal’s narrative must incorporate the following:

· A statement of your goal

· An explanation of your motivation for wanting to achieve the goal and how it relates to your personal values

· A brief description of the steps you intend to take to accomplish your goal, including any relevant tools, strategies, or resources

· An explanation of how you plan to use technology and/or social media to promote completion of your goal

· An explanation of how these steps reflect consideration of personal strengths and weaknesses relevant to the goal

· A timeline for completion of your goal

· Appropriate references, to be cited in accordance with appropriate APA formatting]

Conclusion

Provide a short summary of the entire paper. The summary should clearly link with the paper outline.

References

(Please note that the following references are intended as examples only.)

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