Northern Colorado Professional Develompent Center 820 Main St. Longmont CO 80501

Welcome! The NCPDC is located in the St. Vrain Valley Adult Education Program. The NCPDC serves the programs in Colorado with Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA) grants that are managed by the Colorado Department of Education.

Upcoming webinars and trainings.

Professional Development Resources:

Independent Study Courses: (Free Adobe Acrobat Reader:

Resource Materials

Textbooks, audio, video and teacher resource materials may be borrowed for one month. Users may access materials by visiting the library, calling or emailing with requests.

Material Shelf Categories:

  • Basic Skills 0-4 Textbooks and Teacher Resources
  • Basic Skills 5-8 Textbooks and Teacher Resources
  • ASE/GED Textbooks and Teacher Resources
  • Family Literacy Textbooks and Teacher Resources
  • General Adult Education Resources
  • Learning Difficulties and Disabilities
  • Workplace Education Textbook and Teacher Resources
  • English as a Second Language Textbooks and Teacher Resources
  • Citizenship Textbooks and Teacher Resources
The NCPDC can provide technical assistance and staff development for teachers and administrators in:
  • ESL & ABE instructional techniques
  • Intake and placement
  • Curriculum design
  • Linking assessment to instruction
  • Study circles on a variety of topics
Assessment training for Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) is available through the NCPDC upon request:
  • Implementation training
  • Functional Writing Assessment
  • Workplace Speaking Assessment


NCPDC Staff and Office Hours
Chelsea Stewart Tuesday to Friday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Kat Bennett Friday 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Kathy Santopietro Weddel By Appointment
Nadeen Lester Wednesday & Friday 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Contact Information
Phone 720-652-8155
Fax 303 776-7426
Northern Colorado Professional Development Resource Center
St. Vrain Valley Adult Education
820 Main Street
Longmont, Colorado 80501



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St. Vrain Valley Adult Education • 820 Main Street • Longmont, Colorado • 303-678-5662