The Heart of Missouri Regional Professional Development Center (RPDC) is one of nine regional professional development centers established by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Funding for the RPDC is provided through an annual contract with DESE and participating school districts within the RPDC region. We are located on the University of Missouri campus and are an outreach unit within the College of Education & Human Development.
The Heart of Missouri RPDC serves public schools in the following counties:
Professional development training is primarily provided at the Assessment Resource Center, 2800 Maguire Blvd., Columbia, MO, as well as online and on site in schools.