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.
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Workshops by Month
January 21 - ESL Regional Collaboration
January 24 - SW-PBS Tier 2 Check-In, Check-Out Day 1
January 27 - MTDS Developing Level 1: Teacher Academy 2021-2022 - Statewide Winter Meeting, Lodge of the Four Seasons in Lake Ozark, MO
February 2 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators, Session 2
February 3 - SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced - Meeting 3 - CANCELED
February 11 - Developing Assessment Capable Learners
February 14 - LETRS, Cohort 3, Session 2 (Unit 2) Southeast RPDC Location - CANCELED
February 15 - Reaching and Teaching Students with Dyslexia -- Part III
February 15 - MTDS Emerging I (BTAP) (Meeting 4 of 5)
February 15 - MTDS Mastering: Mentoring (Meeting 3 of 4)
February 16 & 17 - Google Certified Educator Level 2 Bootcamp
February 17 - SW-PBS Tier 2 Sustain - Meeting 2
February 17 - MTDS: Grow Your Own (GYO) Cohort (Southeast)
February 17 - Missouri Connections Assessments-Spring 2022
February 23 - MTDS Mastering: Professional Development Committee (PDC) - 1st offering
February 24 - SW-PBS Tier 2 - Check-In, Check-Out Day 2
February 25 - Components of Effective Literacy (2 of 3)
March 3 - SW-PBS Tier 3 - Meeting 4 - CANCELED
March 4 - ESL Regional Collaboration
March 7 - Progress Monitoring and Data Collection
March 10 - Building Tools for Self-Regulation
March 15 - SW-PBS Tier 2 Advanced - CW-Fit/PPR/Tootling
March 22 - Components of Effective Literacy (3 of 3)
March 24 - SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced - Meeting 4 - CANCELED
March 29 - MTDS Mastering: Professional Development Committee (PDC) - 2nd offering
April 5 - LETRS, Cohort 3, Session 3 (Unit 3) Southeast RPDC Location - CANCELED
April 8 - ESL Regional Collaboration
April 26 - MTDS: Grow Your Own (GYO) Cohort (Southeast)
May 5 - Literacy Collaborative Group
May 11 - LETRS, Cohort 3, Session 4 (Unit 4) Southeast RPDC Location - CANCELED
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.