Teacher Professional Development

Beginning Teacher Support & Development Department

The Beginning Teacher Support & Development team serves 9,000+ teachers and 9,000+ non-instructional staff to support  learning in schools. We are passionate about teaching and learning, and are committed to advance work knowledge and skills of all staff through coordinating and providing research-based professional learning opportunities.


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.