The Northwest Missouri State University Board of Regents approved the contract with the Northwest Regional Professional Development Center and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education during their meeting held Thursday. The $2.6 million contract funds the salaries, benefits, state-required travel expenses, materials, and supplies for staff at the center. The center supports 59 school districts in northwest Missouri.
The board also heard a presentation on the goals for Northwest for the 2023-24 school year and plans to update the energy system for the university.
Northwest Missouri State will hold their move-in day for students on Thursday, August 17th. The fall semester will begin at Northwest Missouri State on Monday, August 21st.