Regional Professional Development Center

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. 

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2nd CORE Academy: Next Generation Teaching & Learning Conference

Save the Date!
June 19 & 20, 2018

Working on MO Learning Standards and Testing

This is an opportunity for teachers to be involved in working on various aspects of Content Area testing – ELA, math, science, social studies. Fill out the form on survey monkey and if chosen, you will be notified.

Workshops by Month

September 20 EXPERIENCED MAP-A: Morning Session
September 22 MAP-A Update- *Held at Poplar Bluff
September 26 MO Leadership Development System- Year 2
September 27 School-Based Implementation Coaching: Establishing Peer Coaches in Schools (Meeting 1 of 2) -
CANCELED due to module change (1 training on November 28)
September 27 Mathematics Coaching: Resources and Tools for Math Coaches/Leaders
September 29 SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced - Meeting 1 of 4
October 4 The 3 Cs: Creating Curriculum Collaboratively Meeting 2 of 3 
October 6 Sensorimotor Integration
October 6 Writer's Workshop for Fourth Grade--Management, (MLS) ELA Standards, and Succes
October 10 Missouri Connections Training
October 12 October Compliance Connection: Poplar Bluff
October 13 October Compliance Connection: Kennett
October 13 Actively Integrating New Missouri Science Standards in K-2 Classrooms
October 16 Social Studies Integration: A New Frontier (Meeting 1 of 3)
October 17 Discipline and Behavior Management for Students with Disabilities: What are the Rules and the Practical Implications? --with Julie Weatherly
October 17 Diving Deeper into Grades 3-5 New Expanded Missouri Learning Standards in Mathematics - Part 1 of 4
October 18 Writer's Workshop for Third Grade--Management, (MLS) ELA Standards, and Success
October 18 Creating Defensible IEPs: Do's and Don'ts for Educators to Keep in Mind-- with Julie Weatherly
October 19 SE Missouri Teachers Academy- Meeting 1
October 19 Setting up a School Based Transition Enterprise-Make and Take
October 20 MAP-A Update- *For Pemiscot County School District Only
October 23 Transition Assessments
October 23 Reciprocal Teaching
October 23 Special Event: Dyslexia in the Classroom - Morning Session
October 23 Special Event: Dyslexia in the Classroom - Afternoon Session
October 24 MO Leadership Development System- Year 2
October 24 Using Metacognition to get Students Thinking
October 25 IEPs Based on the Essential Elementary for MAP-A Students
October 26 Increasing Media Literacy and Student Engagement with Technology (Julie Smith)
October 26 MO Leadership Development System- Year 2
October 27 Writing: Moving Away from Genre-Specific Writing to Blended Writing (Meeting 1 of 3)
October 27 SW-PBS Tier 3 Advanced Training - Meeting 2 of 4
For Workshops Later in the School Year, Visit


Phone: 573-651-5161
Fax: 573-651-2380

920 Broadway St.
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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