(a) On a form provided by the Commission, a credential holder shall write a professional growth plan, which shall identify his or her professional growth goals, and the professional growth activities he or she proposes to pursue.
(b) In a professional growth plan a credential holder shall include activities in two or more categories of activities as defined in subdivision (c) of Section 80558.
(c) A credential holder may amend a professional growth plan by adding, deleting or changing any of the original or previously amended goals or proposed activities.
(d) A professional growth advisor shall sign a professional growth plan, and shall initial an amendment to a professional growth plan, that complies with Education Code Section 44277 and this article.
(e) No professional growth advisor or other person shall compel a credential holder to include any particular activities in his or her professional growth plan.
(f) Once a professional growth plan has been signed by a professional growth advisor, it shall continue in force regardless of any change in the validity of the credential, any replacement of the professional growth advisor, any change in assignment, or any transfer by the credential holder from one employer to another. No professional growth advisor or other person shall compel a credential holder to change a signed professional growth plan.
Education Code 44225(b)
Education Code 44277(c) and (d)
(Amended by Register 86, No. 40.)