Professional Learning Communities (PLC)

PLCs extend the opportunity to foster collaborative learning among parent education staff. Participating in facilitated discussions on a variety of topics promotes collective team work with a focus on reflective learning and development of best practices. 

The following entities provide professional development to Missouri Parent Educators and Home Visitors:

Missouri Parent Education Support Team:

Missouri Parents as Teachers Association:

The Institute for the Advancement of Family Support Professionals:

Center for Resilient Children:

The Center for Excellence in Child Well-Being also offers resources for professional development for parent educators/home visitors:

Please visit:  and click on training for information and registration.

For questions related to PLCs or VPLCs, please contact Diane Addison.