Comer School Development Program Office
Regional Training Center
The Comer School Development Program Office and Regional Training Center provides coordination, oversight, technical support and assessment of the implementation of the Comer School Development Program in schools in Prince George's County, Maryland, and serves as a Yale University Child Study Center-Certified Regional Professional Development and Training Center for Comer SDP. In this capacity, the office also hosts visitors to PGCPS for site visits and joint participation in training events.
The Office of the Comer School Development Program (SDP) and Regional Training Center provides the leadership, vision, and technical assistance necessary to assist schools in developing a comprehensive approach to continuous data-driven school improvement planning.
This process reinforces and promotes the improved academic achievement and positive psycho-social development of all students.
Our mission is to support schools in faithfully replicating the Comer School Development Program, which emphasizes child growth and development, human relations, organizational development and culture, curriculum, instruction, assessment, action research, data analysis and continuous student-centered school improvement planning.
This office is dedicated to the accomplishment of the goals of the Prince George's County Bridge to Excellence Master Plan for improved academic outcomes, positive psycho-social development for all students and improved school climate.