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: missouripat.org
Missouri Parents as Teachers Association: mopata.org
The Institute for the Advancement of Family Support Professionals: institutefsp.org
Center for Resilient Children: centerforresilientchildren.org
The Center for Excellence in Child Well-Being also offers resources for professional development for parent educators/home visitors:
Please visit: cfechildwellbeing.org and click on training for information and registration.