Population: Districts: 77; Schools: 154; Administrators:180; Certified staff: 3016; Students: 40,077
Mission: WM-CSPD is a force for change that promotes high quality professional learning opportunities and services which support communities of lifelong learners to achieve successful outcomes for ALL children, youth and the Western MT community.
Vision: Your Resource for Professional Learning!
Partners include Region 5 CSPD, University of Montana School of Education, Missoula Curriculum Consortium, Missoula Public Schools, Northwest Montana Educational Consortium, NW-MASS, W-MASS, Small Schools Alliance, The Office of Public Instruction & the Montana Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, and School Districts in Region 5.
Structure: WM-CSPD is governed through a Board of Directors including representatives from key partners. Input is provide to the Board of Directors through the WM-CSPD Council which meets 4 times per year with further input on specific professional development needs provided by the WM-CSPD Professional Development Teams.