Professional Development

Welcome! The Professional Development Office Staff invites current employees to click on links of interest and to contact the professional development office whenever we may be of assistance. 


Dr. Samantha Hall

Supervisor of Professional Development


Professional Development




        **Login to KALPA using the your district computer login information.

        KALPA User Guide





ADE Approved Providers


Professional Development Guidelines

Certified Staff

ELA & Parent Paraprofessional Guidelines

Paraprofessionals (except ELA & Parent)

PAP Application

Novices, Mentors &/or Graduate Studies 

Graduate Intern Request Form

Request for PD for College Credit

Technology Resources

Video on Demand (VOD) - Viewable ONLY in DISTRICT

Fort Smith Moodle - moodle.fortsmithschools.org

Fort Smith Moodle - moodle2.fortsmithschools.org

Internet Safety

Netbook Repair Instructions

PD E-Library

A collection of professional e-books published by ASCD and ISTE. The library currently contains over 180 titles purchased by FSPS and available to all Fort Smith staff members. The site is password protected. Please check with your principal or contact Dr. Hall's office for access.

         Current Title List


Grant and Scholarship Opportunities for Staff



Recognition of Achievements

        National Board Certified Teachers

Technology Academy Graduates -Basic Tech,

        Tech Integration Essentials, 2000 & above series









Mary's Tips & Tricks

Daniel & Jeff's Tech Resources

District Resources

Chrome Resources

Art Resources

Safe Room Information

Follow this link to locate the safe room nearest you.

Click here to view tornado safe room guidelines.

Board of Education

School Board meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Service Center Auditorium, located in Building B of the Service Center Complex, 3205 Jenny Lind Road. The meetings are open to the public.

Copyright © 2018 Fort Smith Public Schools   |  479-785-2501
PO Box 1948 | 3205 Jenny Lind Road | Fort Smith, Arkansas 72902

In compliance with federal nondiscrimination laws, the Fort Smith Public School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, genetic information, or disability in its employment or educational practices. If you have questions regarding the professional qualifications of your child's teachers or paraprofessionals, you are encouraged to ask Mr. Martin Mahan, Executive Director of Human Resources. • Le invitamos a que hable con la Senor Martin Mahan si usted tiene alguna pregunta sobre las capacitaciones profesionales de los maestros o asistentes de maestros de sus hijos.

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