Teacher Professional Development
Mentoring Program

​​​​​​The Mentor Support Program aims to provide guidance, knowledge, and resources to assignment mentors throughout Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. In tandem with the mission of the Teacher Professional Development Department, this program aims to: TEACH – Provide learning and development opportunities for mentors to grow in their practice. SUPPORT – Provide resources, expertise and support to schools and mentors as they develop and execute their Beginning Teacher Support Plan. INSPIRE – Cultivate a group of teacher leaders poised to have sustained impact on beginning teachers, schools, and the district.


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.