Professional Learning - Real, Relevant, Right Now!

Welcome to the Southeast Missouri Regional Professional Development Center (Southeast RPDC). This center is located on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University, in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. As a state-wide system, the mission of the RPDCs is to build the capacity of educators through high quality professional learning to maximize student success. Our mission is to improve student achievement for all students in Southeast Missouri by providing appropriate and timely professional development to school communities in our service area. 

Southeast RPDC provides ongoing featured programs tied to statewide systems, as well as additional professional learning opportunities and support on a variety of relevant topics in education. We provide a variety of delivery methods based upon the needs of schools, including onsite at the RPDC, onsite at the school, and virtual.

EdTech Academy: A Next Generation Teaching and Learning Conference

June 21, 2022 with Gerry Brooks as keynote speaker.

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Workshops by Month

April 3 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 2 - Unit 8

April 4 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 4

April 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 4

April 13 - MTDS Teacher Academy Regional Meeting #6

April 14 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 4

April 14 - MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring - Regional Meeting #4

April 20 - MTDS Mastering: Professional Development Committee

April 20 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 4

April 27 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 4

June 14 and 15 - Virtual Training: WIAT 4 Administration, Scoring and Basic Interpretation

June 15-17 - Leadership Academy Completer Meeting - GRADUATION

June 21 - EdTech Academy: A Next Generation Teaching & Learning Conference

June 15-17 - Leadership Academy Completer Meeting - GRADUATION

August 4 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Launch

August 5 - MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring Statewide Meeting - Separate registration

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Launch

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Launch

August 9 - The 101 on Section 504

August 9 - Section 504 Fixer Upper

August 9 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Launch

August 9 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Launch

September 1 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Launch

September 1 - MAP-A: The Second Time and Beyond

September 6 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 5

September 9 - MAP-A: The Second Time and Beyond (North County School District)

September 12 - MAP-A for the First Time

September 13 - MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring - Regional Meeting #1

September 14 - Paraprofessionals who work with Individuals with Autism

September 14 and 20 - Virtual Training: Kaufman Test of Educational Achievement Third Edition (KTEA3) Administration, Scoring and Score Interpretation

September 15 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B COHORT 1 (Meeting 1 of 5)

September 16 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B COHORT 2 (Meeting 1 of 5)

September 16 - SW-PBS Tier 2 Sustain - Meeting 1

September 19 - Components of Effective Literacy (Meeting 1 of 4)

September 20 - SW-PBS Tier 3 - Meeting 1

September 21 - MTDS Teacher Academy Kickoff/Statewide Meeting with John Antonetti (Columbia, MO) - Separate registration

September 22 - MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates Kickoff/Statewide Meeting with John Antonetti (Columbia, MO)Separate registration

September 22 - MAP-A: The Second Time and Beyond (Poplar Bluff Area)

September 27 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 1 (Meeting 1 of 5)

September 28 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 2 (Meeting 1 of 5)

September 29 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B (BTAP) COHORT 3 (Meeting 1 of 5)

September 29 - SW-PBS Nuts and Bolts (Overview for New Staff and Administrators)

September 30 - Wanted: Better Outcomes for Middle and High School Struggling Readers

December 1 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 2

December 2 - MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates Regional Meeting #2

December 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 2

December 8 - Quality Eligibility Determinations

December 9 - MTDS Teacher Academy Regional Meeting #3

December 14 - Components of Effective Literacy (Meeting 4 of 4)

December 16 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 2

December 19 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 2

December 21 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 2

About the RPDC 

The Southeast Regional Professional Development Center is one of nine regional professional development centers established by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Funding of the Southeast RPDC is through an annual grant from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education with monies generated by Senate Bill 380 along with support from Southeast Missouri State University and membership fees of participating school districts.  

Programs are offered predominately on Southeast Missouri State University campus in Cape Girardeau, Missouri (where the Southeast RPDC is located), but are also offered at member district host sites. The Southeast Region that the RDPC serves is comprised of sixteen counties: Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Dunklin, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Perry, Ripley, Scott, Ste. Genevieve, St. Francois, Stoddard, and Wayne.

Phone
Location
Physical Address
920 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Mailing Address
One University Plaza MS 0120
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701