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Adult Education and Literacy

If you are an AEL professional, an ABE, ASE, AEL director, teacher or staff member we can help you meet your certification requirements and serve your professional development needs. We offer a variety of face-to-face workshops and online classes – take a look inside and see what’s available. 

PD Travel Approval Links: DESE PD Travel Instructions and PD Travel Request Form.  These links also can be found in the Important Links box to the right.

For more information, please contact:

Missouri Training Institute
Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business
304 Cornell Hall
Columbia, MO 65211-2600

Phone: 573-882-2860
Fax: 573-884-5141
mti@missouri.edu

Important Note Regarding PD Hours for AEL Personnel:  

Per Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) policy, in order to earn professional development (PD) hours, attendance is required for 100% of the time scheduled.  PD hours will not be granted if you do not sign in and out on the course roster nor if you arrive late/leave early.

Not Employed by a DESE-Funded AEL Program?  Be sure to read this message.

If you are not working for a DESE funded AEL Program, you will be required to pay for training upon registration. Choose the “Other” program name option on your registration and call 573-882-2860 to arrange payment. Credit card is preferred payment option. Here is the training pricing list:
4 hours: $125; 6 hours: $185; 8 hours: $240; 12 hours: $360

DateSession
11-24-2014Evidence Based Writing - Developing Writers Who Succeed in Life - Vandalia
11-25-2014Evidence Based Writing - Developing Writers Who Succeed in Life - Macon
12-04-2014Number Sense #3: Integers and Algebra - Jefferson City
12-06-2014Number Sense 4: Geometry, Word Problems, and Critical Thinking Development - Jefferson City
12-09-2014DESE: Finding and Keeping the Cream of the Crop- Columbia
12-12-2014Number Sense 4: Geometry, Word Problems, and Critical Thinking Development - Springfield
12-12-2014Session 1: Student Achievement in Reading - Arnold
12-13-2014Number Sense #3: Integers and Algebra - Bonne Terre
01-13-2015DESE: Teams and Conflict- Columbia
01-16-2015Session 2: Student Achievement in Reading - Arnold
01-23-2015Evidence Based Writing - Developing Writers Who Succeed in Life - Cape Girardeau
01-24-2015Number Sense #3: Integers and Algebra - Cape Girardeau
01-31-2015Beginning Teacher Assistance Program (BTAP) - Kansas City
02-12-2015DESE: Coaching and Motivating Employees- Columbia
02-13-2015Pre-Certification Workshop
02-20-2015Session 3: Student Achievement in Reading - Arnold
03-07-2015Beginning Teacher Assistance Program (BTAP) - Columbia
03-12-2015DESE: Influencing Up- Columbia
03-27-2015Adult College and Career Readiness - Creve Coeur
04-07-2015DESE: Leading Change- Columbia
04-10-2015Number Sense 4: Geometry, Word Problems, and Critical Thinking Development - Creve Coeur
04-14-2015Pre-Certification Workshop
05-15-2015Beginning Teacher Assistance Program (BTAP) - Columbia
06-12-2015Session 1: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff
07-31-2015Session 2: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff
09-11-2015Session 3: Student Achievement in Reading - Poplar Bluff

For a full list of courses offered by MTI, please see our catalog.