Department Description 

The Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development Department of the Kansas City Public Schools strives to provide differentiated professional learning to all members of the district community for continuous professional growth designed to increase the success of all students.  Through an environment of collegiality and collaboration, all employees will be expected to increase knowledge, improve performance, and enhance professional satisfaction.


Board of Education Office - 7th Floor
Tanya Ellis
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 816-418-7402
Fax: 816-418-2695 

Manual Career and Technical Center 
Sandra Patton
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 816-418-2665
Fax: 816-418-2695 
Trinity Davis
Dr. Trinity Davis
Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development