Professional Development Center

The Professional Development Center (PDC) is an outreach agent of the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD)
Professional Development Center

The Professional Development Center (PDC) is the outreach agent of the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD) of the University of Southern Maine.

We work collaboratively with SEHD departments and programs, the Southern Maine Partnership, the  , K-12 schools, human resource organizations, non-profit organizations and professional associations. We develop, implement, and administer credit and non-credit courses, workshops, and institutes to supplement and expand professional development opportunities.

News & Events

We are now accepting registrations for our summer courses for educators. Please visit http://usm.maine.edu/pdc/summer-2015-offerings for more information.
Attend this educational forum to hear from teams of educators from three Smarter Balanced pilot sites as they share what they learned and how they are preparing for the spring 2015 tests.
Summer registration is going on now! Is there a content area that you need for recertification? Or a requirement for an endorsement? Check out our summer listings, we have many courses to meet your professional development needs!