This website is best viewed in a browser that supports web standards.

Skip to content or, if you would rather, Skip to navigation.

Northwest Missouri State University


7 habits
Kagan
Para
275 PL
275PL
summer
TA
Kagan
TAG
Darbie
275 PL
Teacher Academy Presentations - Spring 2016

Welcome to Northwest Missouri RPDC!

Mission

The mission of the Northwest Regional Professional Development Center is to build the capacity of educators and schools to maximize student performance through high quality professional development.

Vision

Professional development and support for schools is delivered through regional learning centers comprised of content specialists with expertise to meet school/district needs. These teams model a collaborative, seamless learning community and facilitate goal-alike networks to promote and sustain effective schools.

Goals

  1. Raise achievement for all students and close the achievement gap among subgroups.
  2. Increase the quality of teachers and administrators in the region.
  3. Increase reading, math, science, and social studies achievement in the region through the high quality professional development of teachers.

PD Training Opportunities

Effective Practices

Special Education

buss

Math, Literacy, Reading

Leadership

education

New Teacher Induction Year 1

Teacher Induction Year 2

View Event Flier View PDF

Maryville Sessions - Day 1 Aug. 1
Trenton Sessions - Day 1 Aug. 8
Maryville Late Hire - Day 1 Sept. 13
Trenton Late Hire - Day 1 Sept. 13

View Event Flier View PDF

Maryville Sessions - Day 1 Sept. 14
Trenton Sessions - Day 1 Sept. 12

2017 SUMMER CONFERENCES

NWRPDC 7-12 Educator Summer Conference - June 1
   > Keynote: Deanna Maynard "Addressing the Challenges of Student Motivation and Behavior"
   > Breakout Sessions

"The Great Northwest" Leadership Conference - June 19
   > Keynote: Dr. Vince Bertram, President Project Lead the Way
   > Keynote: Dr. Margie Vandeven, MO Commissioner of Education
   > Breakout Sessions

NWRPDC K-6 Educator Summer Conference - June 29
   > Keynote: Karen Westhoff "Behavior Strategies for Student Success"
   > Breakout Sessions

NWRPDC STEM Showcase - July 18
   > Keynote: David Dimmett, Senior Vice President and Chief Engagement Officer, Project Lead the Way
   > Breakout Sessions

 

PRACTITIONER SHOWCASE

ABCs of Learning: Active Learning, Books, Computers - July 11 & 12
   >
 Darbie Valenti, Savannah R-III
The Enriched Mathematics Classroom - July 11 & 12 
   >
 Heidi Beatty, Northeast Nodaway R-V
Becky Technology: The New Engagement Tool - July 11 & 12
    > Becky Ross, Polo R-VII
Teaching for Learning, Not Memorizing- July 26 & 27
  
> April Camplbell, Mid-Buchanan R-V
April Campbell
Erika Jeter Getting Steps in While Learning: An Engaging, Moving Classroom- July 26 & 27
   > Erika Jeter, Maryville R-II

Contact

Guadalupe Magana
MELL Instructional Specialist
Phone: 816-235-5884
Email: maganag@umkc.edu