Teacher Professional Development
Professional Development Center (PDC)

​​​​​​​​The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Professional Development Center  is located at 1901 Herbert Spaugh Lane (opens in a new window) and is open Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. 

In addition to providing planning and office space for the Teacher Professional Development Department, Regional Alternative Licensing Office (State), and The New Teacher Project Office, the Professional Development Center is responsible for a wide range of training and learning opportunities for teachers and non-instructional support staff. 


The vision of the Teacher Professional Development Department
is that every CMS student has a highly effective teacher. 
 Our mission is to improve teaching and learning in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools through research-based professional learning that is aligned with the district's strategic goals.