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 20, 2023 with Michael Bonner as keynote speaker.

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Workshops by Month

January 3 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 6 - Unit 6

January 4 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Unit 2

January 4 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 7 - Unit 6

January 16 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Unit 2

January 16 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 8 - Unit 6

January 18 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Unit 2

January 18 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 9 - Unit 6

January 23 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 2

January 23 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 10 - Unit 6

January 25 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 2

January 25 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 11 - Unit 6

January 31 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators - 1 of 3

February 1 or 2 or 9 - MLDS New Leaders (Year 1) - Feedback and Coaching Lab 2

February 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 3

February 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 3

February 7 - Diving Deeper into Grades 3-5 Priority Learning Standards in Mathematics (Part 2 of 2)

February 7 or 8 TBD - MLDS III Sustaining Leadership - Regional Meeting 3

February 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 3

February 8 - Mathematics Collaborative Group (Meeting 3 of 4)

February 13 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 3 (Meeting 5 of 5)

February 15 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORTS 1 and 2 (Meeting 4 of 5)

February 15 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 4 (Meeting 4 of 5)

February 16 - SW-PBS Tier 2 Sustain - Meeting 2

February 16 - Behavioral Basics: ABA, FBA, and Data

February 17 - MTDS Teacher Academy Winter Statewide Meeting with John Antonetti (Columbia, MO)

February 21 - MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring - Regional Meeting #3

February 21 - Diving Deeper into Grades 6-8 Priority Learning Standards in Mathematics

February 22 - MLDS New Leaders (Year 2) - Regional Meeting 2

February 22 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 3

February 23 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 3

February 28 - MTDS Teacher Academy Regional Meeting #5

February 28 - MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates Regional Meeting #4

February 6, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 12 - Unit 2

February 8, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 3

February 8, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 7

February 13, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Unit 3

February 13, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 2 - Unit 6

February 15, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 3

February 15, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohorot 3 - Unit 7

February 27, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 3

February 27, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 4 - Unit 7

February 28, 2024 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators - 2 of 3

February 29, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 3

February 29, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 5 - Unit 7

March - MLDS New Leaders (Year 2) - School Walk Around

March 1 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Unit 3

March 1 - Engaging Students in Rich Math Tasks (6-8)

March 2 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 8

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

March 2 - Engaging Students in Rich Math Tasks (9-12)

March 3 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B COHORT 2 (Meeting 5 of 5)

March 6 - Classroom Management Cohort (Meeting 3 of 3)

March 7 - MLDS Foundations for Experienced Leaders - Regional Meeting 3

March 10 - Virtual Training: Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students: Best Practice for Cognitive Assessments

March 14 - Sciece of Reading for Administrators (Session 3 of 3)

March 14 - Mental Health in Schools

March 16 - SW-PBS Tier 3 - Meeting 4 - CANCELED

March 16 - MTDS Grow Your Own (GYO) Regional Cohort (Meeting 4 of 4)

March 21 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Unit 4

March 21 - Mathematics Collaborative Group (Meeting 4 of 4)

March 21 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 4 (Meeting 5 of 5)

March 22 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 1 (Meeting 5 of 5)

March 22 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Unit 4

March 23 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 2 (Meeting 5 of 5)

March 24 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) COHORT 3 (Meeting 5 of 5)

March 28 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Unit 4

March 29 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators - Session 3 - CANCELED

March 30 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 3

March 5, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 3

March 5, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 6 - Unit 7

March 7, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Unit 3

March 7, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 7 - Unit 7

March 19, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Unit 3

March 19, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 8 - Unit 7

March 20, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Unit 3

March 20, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 9 - Unit 7

March 21, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 3

March 21, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 10 - Unit 7

March 25, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 12 - Unit 3

March 26, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 3

March 26, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 11 - Unit 7

March 27, 2024 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators - 3 of 3

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 10 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 3

April 10 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B (BTAP) Make-Up Day ALL Cohorts

April 11 - MLDS III Sustaining Leadership - Regional Meeting 4

April 11 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Unit 4

April 12 - MLDS IV Sustaining Leadership - Regional Meeting 3

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 18 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) Make-Up Day ALL Cohorts - Cape Girardeau Location

April 19 - MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) Make-Up Day ALL Cohorts - Kennett Location

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

April 9, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 4

April 9, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 8

April 11, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 2 - Unit 8

April 23, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 4

April 23, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohorot 3 - Unit 8

April 24, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 4

April 24, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 4 - Unit 8

April 25, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 4

April 25, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 5 - Unit 8

April 30, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 4

April 30, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 6 - Unit 8

May 1 - LETRS for Early Childhood Educators - Session 4

May 4 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Unit 4

May 11 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 4

May 12 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 4

May 1, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Unit 4

May 1, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 7 - Unit 8

May 2, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Unit 4

May 2, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 8 - Unit 8

May 7, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Unit 4

May 7, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 9 - Unit 8

May 8, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 4

May 8, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 10 - Unit 8

May 9, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 4

May 9, 2024 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 11 - Unit 8

May 10, 2024 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 12 - Unit 4

August 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Launch

August 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Launch

August 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Launch

August 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Launch

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Launch

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Launch

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Launch

August 8 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Launch

August 22 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 5

August 23 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 2 - Unit 5

August 24 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 3 - Unit 5

August 29 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 4 - Unit 5

August 30 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 5 - Unit 5

August 31 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 6 - Unit 5

September 5 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 7 - Unit 5

September 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Launch

September 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Launch

September 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Launch

September 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 12 - Launch

September 7 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 8 - Unit 5

September 19 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 9 - Unit 5

September 20 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 10 - Unit 5

September 21 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 11 - Unit 5

October 3 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 1 - Unit 1

October 4 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 1 - Unit 6

October 5 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 2 - Unit 1

October 10 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 1

October 11 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 2 - Unit 6

October 12 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 1

October 24 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 1

October 25 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 3 - Unit 6

October 26 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 6 - Unit 1

November 1 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 4 - Unit 6

November 2 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 7 - Unit 1

November 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 8 - Unit 1

November 8 - LETRS Volume 2, Cohort 5 - Unit 6

November 9 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 9 - Unit 1

November 28 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 10 - Unit 1

November 29 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 11 - Unit 1

November 30 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 12 - Unit 1

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

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

December 5 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 3 - Unit 2

December 6 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 4 - Unit 2

December 7 - LETRS Volume 1, Cohort 5 - Unit 2

December 28 - 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