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1. MTDS Mastering: Mentoring

Program: RPDC - South Central

Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

Audience: Mentors of first or second year teachers

Dates: 9/3/2021 to 5/6/2022

This program offers learning and support for mentor teachers. There are 4 meeting dates.

  • September 3, 2021 (South Central RPDC, Rolla)
  • Attend Emerging I Day 2 with Mentee (Date and location determined individually)
  • Attend Emerging I Day 4 with Mentee (Date and location determined individually)
  • May 6, 2022 (South Central RPDC, Rolla)

    Mastering: Mentoring is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System (mo-mtds.net).

    This opportunity provides:

    Coaching, observation, and feedback training and support
    Consultant support
    Networking with other mentor teachers
    Opportunities to apply newly acquired skills with beginning teachers
    Competency-based programming

    Mastering: Mentoring emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    I. Professional: Communicates Professionally; Develops and applies coaching conversation skills while mentoring aspiring/preparing/emerging teacher

    II. Competencies Related to Coaching & Mentoring Teachers on:

    Building a Community: Accessing & Building Systemic Services and Supports
    Managing a Classroom: Manages Behavior, Creates & Manages a Learning Environment, Communicates Progress Toward Learning Goals
    Being a Professional: Supports School District Vision, Mission, & Goals
    Designing Instruction: Develops Research-Based Instruction
    Reflecting on Practice: Sets Growth Goals

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    All participants are required to bring and wear a face covering while attending this workshop.
  • 2. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Crocker Elementary (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Crocker Elementary School (Crocker, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 4/18/2022 to 2/17/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • April 18, 2022
  • May 23, 2022
  • August 11, 2022
  • February 17, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 3. MSIP 6 and CSIP Planning for Cycle 1 Cohort (South Central)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Superintendents/Assistant Superintendents

    Dates: 7/7/2022

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    SC DESE Area Supervisor and SCRPDC Leadership will hold a session on MSIP 6 and CSIP planning. This one day PD event will assist Cycle 1 districts with understanding MSIP 6 and the continuous improvement planning requirements and provide the opportunity for participants to work through the CSIP Pre-planning Guide, Template and Scoring Guide. Participants should plan to bring their current CSIP Plans as a reference. Planning for this session includes a district experience in working through the CSIP pilot.

    Hosting this event ahead of the DESE Administrator's Conference will provide an earlier opportunity to learn and help further understanding of CSIP planning. This will assist 1st Cycle districts as they attend sessions at the conference dedicated to MSIP 6/CSIP.

    District notification regarding 1st or 2nd Cycle selection were sent beginning June 13, 2022.

    Continuous Improvement Work Session technical assistance will be provided to LEAs on the Continuous Improvement components of MSIP 6.

    DESE will continue to communicate with LEAs during the summer about MSIP 6. The MSIP 6 Comprehensive Guide and other pertinent information related to MSIP 6 are available on the DESE website.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    4. MLDS Emerging I Leaders Regional Meeting-Critical First - Day 1 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 7/12/2022

    There are five dates for this workshop; however, the October and February Coaching Labs are TBA. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • July 12 - Regional Meeting 1-Critical First
  • September 15 - Regional Meeting 2
  • October - Coaching Lab (Location: SCRPDC & Rolla Public Schools; Dates: Oct. 12, 13, or 14--specific date to be selected at a later time)
  • January 18 - Regional Meeting 3
  • February - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: Feb. 21, 22, or 23--specific date to be selected at a later time)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 5. Classroom Management: Setting Up Your Classroom for Student Success (1st Offering)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: New and veteran classroom teachers of all grade levels

    Dates: 7/25/2022

    This workshop is designed for new teachers and veteran teachers who are seeking help on how to set up their classroom and school year for student success. Topics will include how to build positive student-teacher relationships, creating, teaching and enforcing expectations in the classroom, offering meaningful feedback to students and proactive strategies for discouraging inappropriate behavior.

    This workshop will also be held on August 4th. You are NOT required to attend both dates.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    6. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) - Rolla (Cohort 1)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: First and Second year teachers needing to fulfill Missouri BTAP for certification

    Dates: 7/26/2022 to 2/21/2023

    Beginning teachers are one of our greatest assets. Yet, 17% of teachers leave the career within the first five years (Gray et al., 2015). Effective professional development is a key factor of teacher retention (Podolsky et al., 2018).

    This program is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System

    This opportunity provides:

    -networking with other new teachers and educational consultants

    -just-in-time learning (critical firsts)

    -awareness of the phases of a new teacher

    -relationship-building skills

    -on-demand learning, including videos by Mike Rutherford

    MTDS BTAP meets Missouri's BTAP certification requirements and emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    • Builds Relationships & Culture: Creating culturally responsive relationships built on trust and mutual respect for all
    • Creates & Manages a Learning Environment: Implementing classroom layouts and organizational strategies to:

    -promote student interaction

    -meet student needs and well-being

    -minimize disruption

    -allow teacher movement for monitoring student progress

    -increase & manage student productivity

    -encourage self-directed student learning

    • Develops Research-Based Instruction: Using research-based lesson planning models/practices to plan lessons that include:

    -lesson targets

    -activities, tasks, and/or experiences

    -research-based and/or evidence-based strategies

    -methods for monitoring/communicating student progress towards meeting lesson target

    • Engages Students in Content: Evaluating lessons to identify engaging qualities of work, high level thinking, and high-yield instructional strategies

      Lunch provided. Share dietary restrictions in advance.

    7. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) - Rolla (Cohort 2)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: First and Second year teachers needing to fulfill Missouri BTAP for certification

    Dates: 7/27/2022 to 2/22/2023

    Beginning teachers are one of our greatest assets. Yet, 17% of teachers leave the career within the first five years (Gray et al., 2015). Effective professional development is a key factor of teacher retention (Podolsky et al., 2018).

    This program is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System

    This opportunity provides:

    -networking with other new teachers and educational consultants

    -just-in-time learning (critical firsts)

    -awareness of the phases of a new teacher

    -relationship-building skills

    -on-demand learning, including videos by Mike Rutherford

    MTDS BTAP meets Missouri's BTAP certification requirements and emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    • Builds Relationships & Culture: Creating culturally responsive relationships built on trust and mutual respect for all
    • Creates & Manages a Learning Environment: Implementing classroom layouts and organizational strategies to:

    -promote student interaction

    -meet student needs and well-being

    -minimize disruption

    -allow teacher movement for monitoring student progress

    -increase & manage student productivity

    -encourage self-directed student learning

    • Develops Research-Based Instruction: Using research-based lesson planning models/practices to plan lessons that include:

    -lesson targets

    -activities, tasks, and/or experiences

    -research-based and/or evidence-based strategies

    -methods for monitoring/communicating student progress towards meeting lesson target

    • Engages Students in Content: Evaluating lessons to identify engaging qualities of work, high level thinking, and high-yield instructional strategies

      Lunch provided. Share dietary restrictions in advance.

    8. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) - West Plains

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 West Plains- Lybyer Center (West Plains, MO) [map]

    Audience: First and Second year teachers needing to fulfill Missouri BTAP for certification

    Dates: 7/28/2022 to 3/2/2023

    Beginning teachers are one of our greatest assets. Yet, 17% of teachers leave the career within the first five years (Gray et al., 2015). Effective professional development is a key factor of teacher retention (Podolsky et al., 2018).

    This program is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System

    This opportunity provides:

    -networking with other new teachers and educational consultants

    -just-in-time learning (critical firsts)

    -awareness of the phases of a new teacher

    -relationship-building skills

    -on-demand learning, including videos by Mike Rutherford

    MTDS BTAP meets Missouri's BTAP certification requirements and emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    • Builds Relationships & Culture: Creating culturally responsive relationships built on trust and mutual respect for all
    • Creates & Manages a Learning Environment: Implementing classroom layouts and organizational strategies to:

    -promote student interaction

    -meet student needs and well-being

    -minimize disruption

    -allow teacher movement for monitoring student progress

    -increase & manage student productivity

    -encourage self-directed student learning

    • Develops Research-Based Instruction: Using research-based lesson planning models/practices to plan lessons that include:

    -lesson targets

    -activities, tasks, and/or experiences

    -research-based and/or evidence-based strategies

    -methods for monitoring/communicating student progress towards meeting lesson target

    • Engages Students in Content: Evaluating lessons to identify engaging qualities of work, high level thinking, and high-yield instructional strategies

      Lunch provided. Share dietary restrictions in advance.

    9. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program A (BTAP) - Washington

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Washington District Technology and Learning Center (Washington, MO)

    Audience: First and Second year teachers needing to fulfill Missouri BTAP for certification

    Dates: 8/2/2022 to 2/28/2023

    Beginning teachers are one of our greatest assets. Yet, 17% of teachers leave the career within the first five years (Gray et al., 2015). Effective professional development is a key factor of teacher retention (Podolsky et al., 2018).

    This program is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System

    This opportunity provides:

    -networking with other new teachers and educational consultants

    -just-in-time learning (critical firsts)

    -awareness of the phases of a new teacher

    -relationship-building skills

    -on-demand learning, including videos by Mike Rutherford

    MTDS BTAP meets Missouri's BTAP certification requirements and emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    • Builds Relationships & Culture: Creating culturally responsive relationships built on trust and mutual respect for all
    • Creates & Manages a Learning Environment: Implementing classroom layouts and organizational strategies to:

    -promote student interaction

    -meet student needs and well-being

    -minimize disruption

    -allow teacher movement for monitoring student progress

    -increase & manage student productivity

    -encourage self-directed student learning

    • Develops Research-Based Instruction: Using research-based lesson planning models/practices to plan lessons that include:

    -lesson targets

    -activities, tasks, and/or experiences

    -research-based and/or evidence-based strategies

    -methods for monitoring/communicating student progress towards meeting lesson target

    • Engages Students in Content: Evaluating lessons to identify engaging qualities of work, high level thinking, and high-yield instructional strategies

      Lunch provided. Share dietary restrictions in advance.

    10. My School is PBIS: What Does That Mean for Me?

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Teachers, Support Staff and Administrators who are new to a building where PBIS is being implemented.

    Dates: 8/2/2022

    This workshop is designed for teachers, support staff, and administrators who are new to a building that is implementing PBIS. The workshop will focus on the Tier I essential components. At the end of the workshop, participants will understand the why behind PBIS.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    11. Classroom Management: Setting Up Your Classroom for Student Success (2nd Offering)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: New and veteran classroom teachers of all grade levels

    Dates: 8/4/2022

    This workshop is designed for new teachers and veteran teachers who are seeking help on how to set up their classroom and school year for student success. Topics will include how to build positive student-teacher relationships, creating, teaching and enforcing expectations in the classroom, offering meaningful feedback to students and proactive strategies for discouraging inappropriate behavior.

    This workshop will also be held on July 25th. You are NOT required to attend both dates.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    12. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Salem R-80 (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Salem School District (Salem, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 8/8/2022 to 3/6/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • August 8, 2022
  • October 5, 2022 - OR - October 26, 2022
  • January 2, 2023
  • March 6, 2023 - OR - March 13, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 13. PBIS: Tier I School-Year Kickoff for Teams and Administrators

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Tier 1 PBIS Teams and Administrators

    Dates: 8/9/2022

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    This workshop is designed to help Tier I PBIS teams prepare everything they need to successfully implement PBIS throughout the new school year. Some of the topics to be covered are roles and responsibilities of all team members. easy ways to manage behavior data, how to train staff and students on PBIS, and communication with all staff. Bring all of your school's PBIS artifacts and be ready to roll up your sleeves and work on planning the school year.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    14. Para Educator Training

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Paraprofessionals

    Dates: 8/10/2022

    This workshop is for paraprofessionals and will address key skills necessary when working with students. The following topics will be discussed during the day: engagement activities, strategies to use in an instructional setting, understanding behavior, disability categories, and techniques in working with parents and teachers.

    The same workshop will be offered on three different dates: August 10, September 21, and January 26. You are NOT required to attend all dates.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    15. MTDS Grow Your Own (GYO) Regional Cohort

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: District GYO Designers and Facilitators

    Dates: 8/11/2022 to 3/15/2023

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    Missouri students need great teachers. Your role as a builder of the next generation of educators is SO important! Together we can help build the future of Missouri teachers.

    Regional Grow Your Own cohorts are designed:

    • -to connect district GYO program designers/facilitators through active collaborative groups.
    • -to promote resource/information sharing among colleagues.
    • -to create opportunities that inspire students to become great educators.
    • -using the Aspiring Level state competencies as a focus.

    Join us for quarterly meetings if you are a designer/facilitator of a GYO club/chapter or class who wants to:

    • -connect with other leaders who work with the next generation of educators.
    • -hear relevant guest speakers.
    • -learn about resources and opportunities that support your program.
    • -share the fantastic happenings of your group of future teachers.
      • Regional cohorts support the implementation and growth of GYO teacher recruitment programs in all Missouri school districts and charter schools.The state MTDS GYO Teacher Development Specialist, a former Ed Pathways Dual Credit Class Teacher & Ed Club Sponsor who completed doctoral work on Missouri's GYO programs, will be facilitating cohort gatherings.

        If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

        Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    16. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Rolla Public Schools (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Rolla Administration Building (Rolla, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 8/17/2022 to 4/14/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • August 17, 2022
  • November 7, 2022
  • January 3, 2023
  • April 14, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 17. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Maries Co. R-II (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Maries Co. R-II School District (Belle, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 8/18/2022 to 12/12/2022

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • August 18, 2022
  • September 12, 2022
  • November 14, 2022
  • December 12, 2022

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 18. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Union R-XI (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Union School District (Union, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 8/19/2022 to 4/11/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • August 19, 2022
  • November 1, 2022
  • February 17, 2023
  • April 11, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 19. New to Special Education Training

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Special education/General education teachers, administrators, process coordinators, related service providers

    Dates: 8/19/2022 to 4/11/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • August 19, 2022
  • November 17, 2022
  • February 2, 2023
  • April 11, 2023

    This basic training is developed with new special education professionals in mind and focuses on the areas of most common noncompliance including, but not limited to, discipline, IEP development and evaluations/reevaluations. Provides hands-on training using the model forms, the Standards and Indicators Manual and the State Plan for Special Education. (This does not meet the credentialing requirements for Beginning Teacher Assistance Program.)

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 20. MLDS Emerging II Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 1 of 2

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 9/8/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop; however, the October and March Coaching Labs are TBA. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 8 - Regional Meeting 1
  • October - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: Oct. 17, 20, or 21--specific date to be selected at a later time)
  • January 25 - Regional Meeting 2
  • March - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: March 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10--specific date to be selected at a later time)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 21. Instructional Coaches (Cohort Two, Year One)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: District & Building Instructional Coaches

    Dates: 9/12/2022 to 3/9/2023

    There are 4 meeting dates in this workshop series:
  • September 12, 2022
  • November 17, 2022
  • January 23, 2023
  • March 9, 2023

    If you work as an instructional coach and want to grow and learn from others in your field, our collaborative cohort facilitated by RPDC consultants is for you! We plan to meet four times throughout the year, sharing best-practices, resources and ideas. Each session will have technology and engagement strategy resource sharing time.

    Session topics will include:
    Observation & Feedback Tools
    Scheduling & Organizing
    Student Centered Coaching
    Engagement & Differentiated Instruction
    Classroom Management Support

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 22. Components of Effective Literacy

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: General and Special Education Teachers

    Dates: 9/13/2022 to 1/19/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. PARTICIPANTS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND ALL FOUR DAYS.

  • September 13, 2022
  • October 25, 2022
  • December 6, 2022
  • January 19, 2023

    This series is comprised of seven modules anchored in the science of reading. Each module addresses the different elements skilled readers possess as well as the instructional elements necessary to produce success in reading. Research-based practices are modeled and examined with participants to provide the opportunity for quality decision making with regard to instruction and use of curriculum. Sessions will dive into "what works" and provide hands-on application for preventing reading difficulties and intervening effectively to close the gap for struggling students.

    THIS SERIES MUST BE COMPLETED SEQUENTIALLY BEGINNING WITH MODULE 1 WITHOUT SKIPPING OR RANDOMLY TAKING SESSIONS APART FROM THE WHOLE.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 23. SPED Process Coordinator & Director Cohort

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: SPED Directors and Process Coordinators

    Dates: 9/14/2022 to 4/27/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • September 14, 2022
  • November 18, 2022
  • January 17, 2023
  • April 27, 2023

    This cohort is focused upon providing support to 1st and/or 2nd year directors and process coordinators. Included will be trainings on hot topics relevant to SPED compliance/process including: tiered monitoring, district profiles, REDs, eligibility, observations, transfers, discipline, ESY, etc. Members of the cohort will also have input into topics, and there will be time for collaboration, problem-solving, networking, and individual technical assistance.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 24. MLDS Emerging I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 2 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 9/15/2022

    There are five dates for this workshop; however, the October and February Coaching Labs are TBA. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • July 12 - Regional Meeting 1-Critical First
  • September 15 - Regional Meeting 2
  • October - Coaching Lab (Location: SCRPDC & Rolla Public Schools; Dates: Oct. 12, 13, or 14--specific date to be selected at a later time)
  • January 18 - Regional Meeting 3
  • February - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: Feb. 21, 22, or 23--specific date to be selected at a later time)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 25. SW-PBS Tier II Refresher

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: All SW-PBS teams who have previously completed Tier II trainings.

    Dates: 9/15/2022

    This is a one-day workshop for Tier II teams who want to keep up with current information, network with other teams, and touch base with SW-PBS consultants about any issues or concerns. Topics will include function-based thinking, fading, intervention essential features and CW-FIT.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    26. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume II - Couch/Glenwood (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Couch R-I School District (Myrtle, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 9/19/2022 to 2/17/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • September 19, 2022
  • November 14, 2022
  • January 13, 2023
  • February 17, 2023

    LETRS units address each essential component of reading instruction and the foundational concepts that link each component. This in-depth training looks into the science of reading research for teaching vocabulary, reading comprehension, and writing. Participants will link oral language to vocabulary, writing phases of development and spelling. Instructional practices will be reviewed for understanding writing phases across genre, and how explicit lesson planning can change comprehension, vocabulary retention and spelling. Participants will also walk away with the ability to distinguish between comprehension products and processes while using and viewing multiple lessons/resources for deepening the foundations of reading. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    All training facilitated by a LETRS certified trainer. The 'blended learning' format of Volume II series includes 4 face-to-face training dates (one day for each of the units) and an online course (through Lexia Learning https://www.lexialearning.com/) that includes tutorials/videos of effective classroom instruction.

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 27. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B - Rolla

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Any teacher who has completed BTAP program

    Dates: 9/19/2022 to 3/14/2023

    You made it through year one, but your learning never stops! Continue your growth as an emerging teacher!

    This program offers continued support for early career teachers.

    To celebrate the completion of a successful first year of teaching, MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B includes a statewide event featuring Mike Rutherford, author of The Artisan Teacher! Participants will also receive a copy of Mike's book The Artisan Teacher.

    MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System and is open to any teacher who has completed a Beginning Teacher Assistance Program in Missouri.

    This opportunity provides:

    -access to experts- statewide event with Mike Rutherford!

    -access to on-demand learning, including Mike Rutherford's MTDS series

    -consultant support

    -networking with other teachers

    -competency-based programming

    MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    Differentiates to Meet Unique Student Needs

    Design lesson variations to: content, process, product, and/or environment based on analysis of student needs.

    Plans Student Progress Monitoring

    Plans formal and informal assessment strategies and documentation structures to check and record understanding of lesson targets during instruction.

    Works in a Community of Practice

    Participates in a community of practice to share evidence of effectiveness and progress towards curricular goals, plan curricular revisions, and discuss meeting student needs.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    28. MLDS Developing I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 1 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 9/20/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 20 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 7 - Regional Meeting 2
  • December 8 - Next Level Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Half-Day)
  • February 9 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 29. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - St. Clair (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 St. Clair School District Central Office (St. Clair, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 9/21/2022 to 2/22/2023

    New
    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • September 21, 2022
  • November 2, 2022
  • January 25, 2023
  • February 22, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 30. Para Educator Training

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Paraprofessionals

    Dates: 9/21/2022

    This workshop is for paraprofessionals and will address key skills necessary when working with students. The following topics will be discussed during the day: engagement activities, strategies to use in an instructional setting, understanding behavior, disability categories, and techniques in working with parents and teachers.

    The same workshop will be offered on three different dates: August 10, September 21, and January 26. You are NOT required to attend all dates.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    31. MLDS Developing II Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 1 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 9/22/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 22 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 16 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 27 - Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Full-Day)
  • March 3 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 32. SW-PBS Tier II Foundations

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: SW-PBS teams who are implementing with fidelity and are ready to move to Tier II.

    Dates: 9/22/2022 to 10/14/2022

    Participants are expected to attend both dates in this workshop.
  • September 22, 2022
  • October 14, 2022

    Tier II Foundations is a 2-day workshop. Both days are required to complete the training.

    Day 1 will focus on foundational knowledge of SW-PBS, key features of Tier II systems, Tier II readiness, establishing a Tier II team, developing a communication plan with all stakeholders, and planning for effective Tier II meetings.

    Day 2 will build on the systems knowledge from Day 1 and prepare teams to implement a function-based intervention for at-risk students. Specific learning includes developing a data-based process for student identification, ensuring efficient and effective gathering and review of data, selecting appropriate function-based interventions, and monitoring student response to intervention.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 33. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I (Cohort 1)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 9/23/2022 to 4/28/2023

    Closed
    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • September 23, 2022
  • December 9, 2022
  • February 23, 2023
  • April 28, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 34. MO Connections CIS360 Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: High School Counselors

    Dates: 9/26/2022

    Participants will explore the CIS360 Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP) 8th-12th Grade Level Components and Student Course Planner from a student perspective, learn how to report on and access that information after their students have completed it, and what pre-work needs to be done before the platform is ready for their students to successfully complete their ICAP.

    This workshop will also be held on September 27th. You are NOT required to attend both dates.

    Bring a laptop and your course catalog with school-specific subject/course keys. User guides will be provided.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

    35. MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B - West Plains

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 West Plains- Lybyer Center (West Plains, MO) [map]

    Audience: Any teacher who has completed BTAP program

    Dates: 9/26/2022 to 3/1/2023

    You made it through year one, but your learning never stops! Continue your growth as an emerging teacher!

    This program offers continued support for early career teachers.

    To celebrate the completion of a successful first year of teaching, MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B includes a statewide event featuring Mike Rutherford, author of The Artisan Teacher! Participants will also receive a copy of Mike's book The Artisan Teacher.

    MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System and is open to any teacher who has completed a Beginning Teacher Assistance Program in Missouri.

    This opportunity provides:

    -access to experts- statewide event with Mike Rutherford!

    -access to on-demand learning, including Mike Rutherford's MTDS series

    -consultant support

    -networking with other teachers

    -competency-based programming

    MTDS Beginning Teacher Assistance Program B emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    Differentiates to Meet Unique Student Needs

    Design lesson variations to: content, process, product, and/or environment based on analysis of student needs.

    Plans Student Progress Monitoring

    Plans formal and informal assessment strategies and documentation structures to check and record understanding of lesson targets during instruction.

    Works in a Community of Practice

    Participates in a community of practice to share evidence of effectiveness and progress towards curricular goals, plan curricular revisions, and discuss meeting student needs.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    36. MO Connections CIS360 Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: High School Counselors

    Dates: 9/27/2022

    Participants will explore the CIS360 Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP) 8th-12th Grade Level Components and Student Course Planner from a student perspective, learn how to report on and access that information after their students have completed it, and what pre-work needs to be done before the platform is ready for their students to successfully complete their ICAP.

    This workshop will also be held on September 26th. You are NOT required to attend both dates.

    Bring a laptop and your course catalog with school-specific subject/course keys. User guides will be provided.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

    37. MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring - West Plains

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 West Plains- Lybyer Center (West Plains, MO) [map]

    Audience: Mentors of first or second year teachers

    Dates: 9/27/2022 to 4/25/2023

    This program offers learning and support for mentor teachers. There are 4 meeting dates.
  • September 27, 2022
  • October 13, 2022 - Attend with Mentee
  • February 2, 2023 - Attend with Mentee
  • April 25, 2023

    MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System.

    This opportunity provides:

    -coaching, observation, and feedback training and support.

    -consultant support

    -regional networking with other mentor teachers

    -opportunities to apply newly acquired skills with beginning teachers

    -competency-based programming

     

    MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    Managing a Classroom: Manages Behavior, Creates & Manages a Learning Environment, Communicates Progress Toward Learning Goals

    Being a Professional: Supports School District Vision, Mission, & Goals

    Designing Instruction: Develops Research-Based Instruction

    Reflecting on Practice: Sets Growth Goals


    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 38. MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring - Rolla

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Mentors of first or second year teachers

    Dates: 9/28/2022 to 4/26/2023

    This program offers learning and support for mentor teachers. There are 4 meeting dates.
  • September 28, 2022 (South Central RPDC, Rolla)
  • Attend Emerging I Day 2 with Mentee (Date and location determined individually)
  • Attend Emerging I Day 4 with Mentee (Date and location determined individually)
  • April 26, 2023 (South Central RPDC, Rolla)

    MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System.

    This opportunity provides:

    -coaching, observation, and feedback training and support.

    -consultant support

    -regional networking with other mentor teachers

    -opportunities to apply newly acquired skills with beginning teachers

    -competency-based programming

     

    MTDS Mastering: Foundations of Coaching and Mentoring emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    Managing a Classroom: Manages Behavior, Creates & Manages a Learning Environment, Communicates Progress Toward Learning Goals

    Being a Professional: Supports School District Vision, Mission, & Goals

    Designing Instruction: Develops Research-Based Instruction

    Reflecting on Practice: Sets Growth Goals


    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 39. SW-PBS Tier III Refresher

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: SW-PBS teams who have already completed training for Tiers I, II, and III

    Dates: 9/28/2022

    This workshop will help to keep teams up-to-date with current information pertaining to Tier III. Teams will have a chance to network with other teams and touch base with the SW-PBS consultants about any issues or concerns. Topics will include data analysis, effective monitoring of a BIP and review of FBA/BIP.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    40. Special Education Discipline for the General Education Administrator: What You Need to Know

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Rolla Middle School Auditorium (Rolla, MO)

    Audience: School administrators, special education professionals, counselors, or school resource officers

    Dates: 9/29/2022

    Students with disabilities under both the IDEA and Section 504 are entitled to additional protection with regard to school discipline. Typically, these protections are required when a change in a student's educational placement for more than 10 school days occurs. Calculating these days is not straightforward and has landed many districts in hot water. Looking through a legal lens at partial days, cumulative suspensions, in-school suspensions, bus suspensions, and other perplexing issues, Attorney Betsey Helfrich will answer your top questions and take the mystery out of discipline for students with disabilities for the general education administrator.

    41. Section 504 Fixer Upper

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Rolla Middle School Auditorium (Rolla, MO)

    Audience: 504 coordinators, counselors, building administrators and any other staff that implement or oversee 504s.

    Dates: 9/29/2022

    Join special education attorney Betsey Helfrich, and Anne Bradley, former attorney at the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights for this high energy and hands-on deep dive into Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For each step of the Section 504 process, from referral to drafting the plan, this presentation will take your everyday 504 language and "fix it up" to make it legally sound. With practical tips, mock scenarios, and real case examples, this presentation will help provide a deeper understanding of how to improve your Section 504 documentation.

    42. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Sullivan (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Sullivan Schools Administration Building (Sullivan, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 9/30/2022 to 3/16/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • September 30, 2022
  • November 28, 2022
  • January 4, 2023
  • March 16, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 43. MAP-A for the First Time

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Teachers and administrators that have not previously been trained on the administration of MAP-A

    Dates: 9/30/2022

    "MAP-A for the First Time” professional learning builds participant knowledge in the process of completing the Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM) for students with the most significant cognitive disabilities. Teachers learn to utilize the process and components of this assessment, including the use of the educator portal, to embed the essential elements from the DLM into daily instructional opportunities for students. This process builds student knowledge and capacity to demonstrate growth on the summative version of the MAP-A.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.


    44. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I (Cohort 2)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/3/2022 to 4/17/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 3, 2022
  • December 1, 2022
  • February 27, 2023
  • April 17, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 45. MLDS Transformational I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 1 of 4

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 10/4/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • October 4 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 29 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 31 - Regional Meeting 3
  • March 14 - Regional Meeting 4

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 46. Instructional Coaches (Cohort One, Year Two)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Prerequisite: Participants must have attended Year One

    Dates: 10/5/2022 to 1/19/2023

    There are 3 meeting dates in this workshop series:
  • October 5, 2022
  • November 21, 2022
  • January 19, 2023

    If you work as an instructional coach and want to grow and learn from others in your field, our collaborative cohort facilitated by RPDC consultants is for you! We plan to meet three times throughout the year, sharing best-practices, resources and ideas.

    Session topics will include:
    Lesson Planning
    Next Level Coaching
    Literacy & Math Support

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 47. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Raymondville Elem. (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Raymondville Elem. School (Raymondville, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/7/2022 to 3/3/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 7, 2022
  • November 4, 2022
  • February 3, 2023
  • March 3, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 48. MLDS Transformational III Leaders - Day 1 of 2

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 10/7/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH MEETING separately.
  • October 7 - Regional Meeting 1
  • December 1 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)
  • February 24 - Regional Meeting 2
  • March 31 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 49. MTDS Teacher Academy

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Classroom Teachers and Instructional Coaches with a minimum of 3 years teaching

    Dates: 10/7/2022 to 4/14/2023

    This program offers support for mid-career teachers.

    MTDS Teacher Academy is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System and is open to any teacher who has:

    -completed a Beginning Teacher Assistance Program in MO

    -completed at least 3 years of successful teaching

    -a strong desire for professional improvement

    This opportunity provides:

    -Statewide event with national expert, John Antonetti

    -a copy of John's book: 17,000 Classroom Visits Can't Be Wrong

    -access to on-demand learning modules to enrich teacher learning anywhere and anytime

    -consultant support

    -networking with other teachers

    -competency-based programming

    MTDS Teacher Academy emphasizes these MTDS Competencies:

    Community Builder: Works in a Community of Practice (Shares innovative practices and revisions to instruction obtained from conducting action research and the use of emerging research within a community of practice)

    Reflective Learner: Engages in Ongoing Reflective Practice (Reflects on, in, and for practice, focusing on: (a)directing future instruction by reflecting; and (b)monitoring progress, evaluating results, and adjusting instruction based on the use of action research and student growth data)

    Instructional Designer: Uses Data to Make Decisions (Designs and adjusts lessons &/or learning goals in response to ongoing analysis of student needs based on multiple sources of data to meet individual learning needs and promote student progress)

    Facilitator of Student Thinking & Learning: Engages Students in Content (Facilitates learning experiences that combine engaging qualities of work, high level thinking, and high-yield instructional strategies to engage students intellectually, academically, &/or emotionally in content and in advancing their own learning.

    Lunch provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    50. MLDS Transformational II Leaders - Day 1 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 10/11/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH MEETING separately.
  • October 11 - Regional Meeting 1
  • December 13 - Regional Meeting 2
  • February 7 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)
  • March 22 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 51. Developing Quality IEPs

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: General and Special Education teachers, administrators, process coordinators

    Dates: 10/13/2022

    In the post-Endrew F. world, Individual Education Program (IEPs) teams must write IEPs designed to help students make meaningful progress. Learn the art of developing IEPs in which the present level of academic and functional performance forms a solid foundation for writing SMART goals, describing specially designed instruction, and designing classroom accommodations and modifications. Additionally, participants will learn how to involve parents in the process and review all timelines that must be met to remain in compliance.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    52. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I (Cohort 3)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/17/2022 to 5/3/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 17, 2022
  • January 6, 2023
  • March 27, 2023
  • May 3, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 53. MAP-A: The Second Time and Beyond

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Teachers and administrators previously trained on the administration of MAP-A

    Dates: 10/18/2022

    This "MAP-A, The Second Time and Beyond" provides an opportunity for participants to take their knowledge of this assessment process to the next level. There will be a focus on embedding the alternative standards (essential elements) in daily instruction for our students with significant cognitive impairment while building student knowledge and growth toward their target for each testlet. A review will include any annual updates to the assessment process, as well as the educator portal.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

    54. SW-PBS Tier III Foundations

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: SW-PBS teams who have completed Tier I and Tier II trainings

    Dates: 10/18/2022 to 3/15/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 18, 2022
  • December 1, 2022
  • January 24, 2023
  • March 15, 2023

    SW-PBS school teams will build on the established school-wide system to develop an efficient process to serve high-risk students by learning how to conduct a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA) and use the results to develop a basic Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP).

    Sessions include instruction for collecting relevant student data using a variety of techniques, interpreting data to determine a competing pathway, identification of function-based intervention strategies, writing behavioral goals, options for monitoring implementation and student progress. Across four days of training, teams will engage in a guided practice opportunity for conducting a functional assessment and developing an appropriate intervention plan using data from a student in their own setting. Participants will use an evaluation rubric to assess features of their practice FBA-BIP.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 55. IEP File Review Teams

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: SPED Directors, Process Coordinators, SPED Teachers, Related Service Providers

    Dates: 10/19/2022

    This session is an opportunity for special education teams to correlate compliance standards and indicators with actual student files. We will focus on understanding the "why" of compliance paperwork requirements as teams examine the process beginning with eligibility and continuing through IEP development.

    Bring entire student files so that your team can work together assessing all paperwork from eligibility through IEP development. Individual technical assistance will also be available. This workshop will be especially helpful to teams during self-assessment year of the tiered monitoring cycle. Teams of 3-4 members are encouraged.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

    56. Transition Academy: Prepping Students for Life

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: All educators, both general and special education, transition/work experience coordinators, administrators

    Dates: 10/20/2022 to 11/3/2022

    There are two dates for this workshop. PARTICIPANTS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND BOTH DAYS.
  • October 20, 2022
  • November 3, 2022

    How do I prepare my student(s) to transition to the next phase of life? Participants will learn to use valuable resources to support students in the college or career readiness planning process for their future.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 57. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume I - Kingston K-14 (INVITATION ONLY)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Kingston K-14 School District (Cadet, MO)

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/21/2022 to 5/5/2023

    New
    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 21, 2022
  • January 27, 2023
  • March 31, 2023
  • May 5, 2023

    LETRS provides teachers with the tools and understanding to teach the essential skills needed for literacy. LETRS is NOT a program. Teachers learn the "science of reading" so they are able to apply research into classroom application no matter the curriculum or program used. Instruction is a mixture of 4 face-to-face learning sessions through structured modules and 4 units of online videos including examples of effective classroom instruction. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    Face-to-Face Sessions Include:
    Session 1 - The Challenge of Learning to Read
    Session 2 - The Speech Sounds of English
    Session 3 - Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition, & Spelling
    Session 4 - Advanced Decoding, Spelling, & Word Recognition

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 58. MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Teachers who have completed Teacher Academy

    Dates: 10/26/2022 to 4/12/2023

    This program offers support for mid-career teachers.

    MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates is part of the Missouri Teacher Development System and is open to any teacher who has:

    -completed MTDS Teacher Academy

    -a strong desire for continuous professional improvement

    This opportunity provides:

    -State event with national expert, John Antonetti

    -a copy of John's book: Powerful Task Design

    -consultant support

    -networking with other teachers

    -competency-based programming

    MTDS Teacher Academy Graduates emphasizes the following MTDS Competencies:

    Reflective Learner: Engages in On-Going Reflective Practice (Reflects on, in, and for practice, focusing on: (a) directing future instruction by reflecting; and (b) monitoring progress, evaluating results, and adjusting instruction based on the use of action research and student growth data)

    Instructional Designer: Develops Research-Based Instruction (Develops innovative instruction based on conducting and using action research that: (a) emphasizes essential concepts of content; (b) uses supplementary primary sources; (c) connects to student experience and culture; (d) meets the unique needs of diverse learners; and/or promotes student inquiry and interdisciplinary approaches)

    Professional: Understands & Promotes the Profession (Gains awareness of the larger professional community, including regional, state, national, and global professional educational communities and governmental bodies that impact the profession; and revises personal philosophy of teaching)

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    59. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume II - Waynesville

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 Waynesville Administration Building (Waynesville, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/27/2022 to 3/22/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 27, 2022
  • November 30, 2022
  • February 1, 2023
  • March 22, 2023

    LETRS units address each essential component of reading instruction and the foundational concepts that link each component. This in-depth training looks into the science of reading research for teaching vocabulary, reading comprehension, and writing. Participants will link oral language to vocabulary, writing phases of development and spelling. Instructional practices will be reviewed for understanding writing phases across genre, and how explicit lesson planning can change comprehension, vocabulary retention and spelling. Participants will also walk away with the ability to distinguish between comprehension products and processes while using and viewing multiple lessons/resources for deepening the foundations of reading. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    All training facilitated by a LETRS certified trainer. The 'blended learning' format of Volume II series includes 4 face-to-face training dates (one day for each of the units) and an online course (through Lexia Learning https://www.lexialearning.com/) that includes tutorials/videos of effective classroom instruction.

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

  • 60. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume II (Cohort 1)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 10/28/2022 to 4/6/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • October 28, 2022
  • December 7, 2022
  • February 8, 2023
  • April 6, 2023

    LETRS units address each essential component of reading instruction and the foundational concepts that link each component. This in-depth training looks into the science of reading research for teaching vocabulary, reading comprehension, and writing. Participants will link oral language to vocabulary, writing phases of development and spelling. Instructional practices will be reviewed for understanding writing phases across genre, and how explicit lesson planning can change comprehension, vocabulary retention and spelling. Participants will also walk away with the ability to distinguish between comprehension products and processes while using and viewing multiple lessons/resources for deepening the foundations of reading. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    All training facilitated by a LETRS certified trainer. The 'blended learning' format of Volume II series includes 4 face-to-face training dates (one day for each of the units) and an online course (through Lexia Learning https://www.lexialearning.com/) that includes tutorials/videos of effective classroom instruction.

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 61. Aligning Student Success with Standards-Based IEPs

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Recommended for all educators (general, special, administrators) who teach students with disabilities in inclusive classrooms.

    Dates: 11/2/2022

    Developing IEPs linked to Missouri Learning Standards helps the IEP team see the importance of connecting instructional goals to the general education curriculum and grade level standards. Participants will:
  • understand alignment and its benefits
  • understand the 7-Step Standards-Based IEP process
  • develop awareness of the components required to construct a present level using the Standards-Based IEP process
  • develop SMART Standards-Based IEP goals.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.


  • 62. MLDS Developing I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 2 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 11/7/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 20 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 7 - Regional Meeting 2
  • December 8 - Next Level Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Half-Day)
  • February 9 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 63. Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) - Volume II (Cohort 2)

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Elementary K-5 Teachers, Title Reading Teachers, Special Education Teachers or Interventionists, & Administrators

    Dates: 11/8/2022 to 4/4/2023

    Participants are expected to attend all four dates in this workshop.
  • November 8, 2022
  • December 5, 2022
  • February 7, 2023
  • April 4, 2023

    LETRS units address each essential component of reading instruction and the foundational concepts that link each component. This in-depth training looks into the science of reading research for teaching vocabulary, reading comprehension, and writing. Participants will link oral language to vocabulary, writing phases of development and spelling. Instructional practices will be reviewed for understanding writing phases across genre, and how explicit lesson planning can change comprehension, vocabulary retention and spelling. Participants will also walk away with the ability to distinguish between comprehension products and processes while using and viewing multiple lessons/resources for deepening the foundations of reading. Teachers will be asked to apply the information on chosen students.

    All training facilitated by a LETRS certified trainer. The 'blended learning' format of Volume II series includes 4 face-to-face training dates (one day for each of the units) and an online course (through Lexia Learning https://www.lexialearning.com/) that includes tutorials/videos of effective classroom instruction.

    A late fee will be applied if you have NOT registered.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 64. MLDS Developing II Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 2 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 11/16/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 22 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 16 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 27 - Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Full-Day)
  • March 3 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 65. Quality Eligibility Determinations

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: General and Special Education teachers, administrators, process coordinators

    Dates: 11/21/2022

    The focus of this workshop is on the evaluation process from pre-referral to eligibility. We will examine how decisions are being made regarding when to suspect an educational disability, how to determine what information needs to be gathered through assessments, what to consider when selecting assessment tools, and then how to use assessment results in eligibility decisions. The training will cover the required content for evaluation reports, based on the standards and indicators.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    66. MLDS Transformational I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 2 of 4

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 11/29/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • October 4 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 29 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 31 - Regional Meeting 3
  • March 14 - Regional Meeting 4

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 67. How to Collect Data and Progress Monitor to Drive Instruction

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: General and Special Education teachers, administrators, process coordinators

    Dates: 11/30/2022

    Data, Data, Data:
  • How do I collect it?
  • What do I do with it?

    Participants will gain an understanding of progress monitoring, learn a variety of ways to collect specific data, and how to use it to drive instruction.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

  • 68. MAPPING Goals and Making Progress with MAP-A Students

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Recommended for all educators (general, special, administrators) who teach students eligible for the MAP-A

    Dates: 12/2/2022

    Do you teach students who take the Alternative Assessment or MAP-A? This session will help you understand what Dynamic Learning Map is, what Essential Elements are, and how the Linkage Level Progression works for Unique Educational Needs (UEN). Participants will:
  • Gain an understanding of Essential Elements in ELA and Math
  • Develop awareness of the Linkage Level Progression
  • Use the UEN of the student to develop SMART Goals.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.


  • 69. MLDS Transformational II Leaders - Day 2 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 12/13/2022

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH MEETING separately.
  • October 11 - Regional Meeting 1
  • December 13 - Regional Meeting 2
  • February 7 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)
  • March 22 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 70. MLDS Emerging I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 3 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 1/18/2023

    There are five dates for this workshop; however, the October and February Coaching Labs are TBA. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • July 12 - Regional Meeting 1-Critical First
  • September 15 - Regional Meeting 2
  • October - Coaching Lab (Location: SCRPDC & Rolla Public Schools; Dates: Oct. 12, 13, or 14--specific date to be selected at a later time)
  • January 18 - Regional Meeting 3
  • February - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: Feb. 21, 22, or 23--specific date to be selected at a later time)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 71. MLDS Emerging II Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 2 of 2

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 1/25/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop; however, the October and March Coaching Labs are TBA. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 8 - Regional Meeting 1
  • October - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: Oct. 17, 20, or 21--specific date to be selected at a later time)
  • January 25 - Regional Meeting 2
  • March - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA; Dates: March 6, 7, 8, 9, or 10--specific date to be selected at a later time)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 72. Para Educator Training

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Paraprofessionals

    Dates: 1/26/2023

    This workshop is for paraprofessionals and will address key skills necessary when working with students. The following topics will be discussed during the day: engagement activities, strategies to use in an instructional setting, understanding behavior, disability categories, and techniques in working with parents and teachers.

    The same workshop will be offered on three different dates: August 10, September 21, and January 26. You are NOT required to attend all dates.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    73. MLDS Transformational I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 3 of 4

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 1/31/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • October 4 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 29 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 31 - Regional Meeting 3
  • March 14 - Regional Meeting 4

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 74. What is Special About Special Education? Learn the Importance of Specially Designed Instruction

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Special Educators

    Dates: 2/6/2023

    Specially Designed Instruction (SDI) is an instructional need for students who are eligible for special education. Participants will gain an understanding of the federal and state requirements for SDI and the importance of utilizing student data along with state standards (MO Learning Standards, Essential Elements, or Early Childhood Standards) to determine appropriate specialized instruction, as well as accommodations and/or modifications for each individual student.

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.


    75. MLDS Developing I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 3 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 2/9/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 20 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 7 - Regional Meeting 2
  • December 8 - Next Level Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Half-Day)
  • February 9 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 76. Get in the Groove of Writing - "Write On!" (Dent-Phelps) - INVITATION ONLY

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Dent-Phelps Teachers

    Dates: 2/20/2023

    This is a customized comprehensive writing workshop for Dent-Phelps teachers offering strategies and ideas for teachers in K-3 and 4-8.

    This workshop will be held on June 7th and February 20th. Please enroll separately for each date.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

    77. MLDS Transformational III Leaders - Day 2 of 2

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 2/24/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH MEETING separately.
  • October 7 - Regional Meeting 1
  • December 1 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)
  • February 24 - Regional Meeting 2
  • March 31 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 78. Social Emotional Learning for All (SEL-A): Assertiveness

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: All Educators

    Dates: 3/1/2023

    When looking at the future for students, soft skills are important as an adult to maintain employment. Experiences to support Social Emotional Learning (SEL) for students should become an embedded practice utilized throughout all content areas at school. This process includes intrapersonal and interpersonal competencies to build skills for students. This training will focus on the interpersonal skill of assertiveness.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will NOT be provided.

    79. MLDS Developing II Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 3 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 3/3/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • September 22 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 16 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 27 - Coaching Lab (Location: South Central RPDC, E101; Full-Day)
  • March 3 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 80. MLDS Transformational I Leaders Regional Meeting - Day 4 of 4

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E209 Conference Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 3/14/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH REGIONAL MEETING separately.
  • October 4 - Regional Meeting 1
  • November 29 - Regional Meeting 2
  • January 31 - Regional Meeting 3
  • March 14 - Regional Meeting 4

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 81. MLDS Transformational II Leaders - Day 3 of 3

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: Building Principals

    Dates: 3/22/2023

    There are four dates for this workshop. You must register for EACH MEETING separately.
  • October 11 - Regional Meeting 1
  • December 13 - Regional Meeting 2
  • February 7 - Coaching Lab (Location: TBA)
  • March 22 - Regional Meeting 3

    The Missouri Leadership Development System provides training and support to building administrators through research-based learning experiences. The regional meetings provide practical knowledge, skills, along with networking opportunities for building administrators. The coaching labs provide hands-on, practical experiences for leaders to improve their skills in developing and growing teachers. The Missouri Leadership Development System (MLDS) is an important component to support the effort of all buildings.

    If you are attending a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will be applied.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.

  • 82. Go for the 1.33 Effect Size! Develop Assessment Capable Learners

    Program: RPDC - South Central

    Location: 6 S&T Phelps Health Annex E101 Seminar Room (Rolla, MO) [map]

    Audience: General and Special Education Teachers

    Dates: 3/28/2023

    What is your student performance data telling you? Consider learning how to Develop Assessment Capable Learners (DACL). The DACL instructional practices have a very high effect size of 1.33. Learn how to implement processes to create student growth while implementing a vision of the learning target. The following questions are addressed: Where am I going? - Where am I now? - How can I close the gap?

    If you attend a workshop for which you have not registered, a late fee will apply.

    Lunch will be provided. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions at least seven (7) days in advance.