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State Personnel Development Grant

The Department and its partners are charged with the goal of improving statewide and local level systems of educational support for children and youth with disabilities.  To address this charge, the 2012-17 Missouri State Personnel Development Grant (SPDG) focuses on increasing the statewide capacity to provide high-quality, ongoing professional development that improves the quality of education for all students. 

2012 SPDG Application

SPDG Annual Reports