South-Central Regional Professional Development Center

Funding for the South Central RPDC is provided by the Missouri University of Science and Technology and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

MISSION:

“As an integral part of a state-wide system, the mission of the South Central RPDC is to build the capacity of educators through high quality professional learning to maximize student success.”


VISION:

It is our vision to be a collaborative team of educational specialists that facilitates the growth of educators and students through customized professional learning.

To reach our vision we will:

  • be a collaborative team committed to meaningful meetings;
  • be committed to developing and strengthening our own Professional Learning Networks (PLN) by receiving training from internal and external sources;
  • be facilitators of change and growth; and
  • customize trainings to meet the strengths and needs of educators.

WHERE WE ARE:
The South-Central Regional Professional Development Center is officially a part of Missouri University of Science and Technology, under the Office of Undergraduate Studies. Our office is located in the Phelps County Regional Medical Center Annex Building, 1100 West 10th Street, Rolla, MO 65401. 


WHO WE SERVE:

This Center services the south-central region of Missouri, covering thirteen counties and 63 school districts.


WHO WE ARE:


John Lewis, Interim Director
lewisjo@mst.edu
573-341-6473 or 417-293-1044

Administrative Support
TBA, Senior Secretary
rpdc@mst.edu
573-341-6818

Mary Hopkins, Business Support Specialist II
calicottem@mst.edu
573-341-7674 

Curriculum Consultant
Liz Condray, ELA
condraye@mst.edu
573-341-6158

Janet Crafton, Science 
jmc884@mst.edu
573-341-6258

Special Education Consultant
Cheryl LeFon                                                                   
lefonc@mst.edu                                                                
573-341-6481   

Leadership Specialist 
John Edgar
edgarje@mst.edu
573-341-6732                                                                        

Professional Learning Communities
Connie Schweiss                            Marsha Smith                            Charlie Malam      
schweissc@mst.edu                    smithmarsha@mst.edu           malamca@mst.edu
573-341-7270                                  573-341-4261                             573-341-6256

School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Consultants
Jeanie Carey                       Becky Boggs
careyje@mst.edu              boggsre@mst.edu
573-341-7862                     573-341-7722

Rebecca Roberts - PBS Data
robertsra@mst.edu
573-341-6019
                                                    
Technology
Diane Gremp
grempd@mst.edu
573-341-7658