Plan great PD as an instructional coach by avoiding my pet peeves (and following five helpful tips. Peeves: If you've been a teacher for any amount of time, you've sat through some pretty terrible PD. These are all the things I hate about professional development: [Pin on Pinterest] *I have to make a tent with my name on it. *They make me talk to people I don't know. *They assign seating and make me get up from my table which I so lovingly selected.