The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education established the Central Regional Professional Development Center in 1995. Its mission is to build the capacity of educators and schools to maximize student performance through high quality professional learning.
The Central RPDC would like to thank the following for their support in promoting professional learning to advance student achievement:
The Central Regional Professional Development Center is one of nine Regional Professional Development Centers established by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The Centers provide a wide range of services to meet the needs of teachers, administrators, and school districts. Each center will differ from the others as the goal is to meet the district needs of professional educators of each region. Seventy-one school districts directly benefit from services provided by the Central RPDC. The Central Region is comprised of the following fourteen Missouri counties:
The Central RPDC provides professional development using a variety of delivery methods: