Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading (CSTL)

Facility Request

If you wish to book The Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading (CSTL), you must e-mail Ellen Gott at Ellen_M_Gott@mcpsmd.org and provide dates requested, group/training name, number of participants, and a contact name with phone number. No requests will be taken over the phone.

About the Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading is a staff training facility that houses three training rooms and the offices of the Department of Skillful Teaching and Leading. It is centrally located in Rockville, Maryland at the corner of Frederick Road (Rt. 355) and West Gude Drive.

Facility Amenities

The Pocomoke Training Room holds 78-84 participants

The Patapsco Training Room holds 40-50 participants

The Hoffman Training Room holds 20-24 participants

Location choice on PDO 

When you create a course section on PDO, please use one of the following locations to match the room you have reserved.

  • Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading, 15 W. Gude Drive, 315 - Hoffman Training Room
  • Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading, 15 W. Gude Drive, 320A - Pocomoke Training Room
  • Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading, 15 W. Gude Drive, 320B - Patapsco Training Room

 

Contact Information

Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading
Montgomery County Public Schools
15 W. Gude Dr., Suite 310
Rockville, MD 20850

240-740-5770 (Main Number)
301-279-6199 (Fax Number)

Directions to The Center for Skillful Teaching and Leading (CSTL)

Go to Google Map for directions
from Frederick and Points North
Via 270 South: 
Use right 2 lanes to take Exit 9 for I-370 E toward MD-200 E
Keep left at the fork to continue on Exit 9A, follow signs for I-370 E/MD-200 E
Take the first exit Shady Grove Rd toward MD-355 South towards Rockville 
Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Shady Grove Rd
Turn right onto MD-355 South/Frederick Rd
Turn right onto W Gude Dr
Go 250 ft and turn right into office complex
veer right to follow signs to 15 W Gude Dr
Park in front of building
Go to 3rd floor, Suite 310

from Virginia and Points South
Via 270 North:  
Take I-495 N towards Maryland
Keep left at the fork to continue on I-270 Spur
Take Exit 6B for MD-28/W Montgomery Ave towards Darnestown
At second light, use right 2 lanes to turn right onto Research Blvd
At second light, turn right onto W Gude Dr
Go about 1.2 miles and turn left into office complex
veer right to follow signs to 15 W Gude Dr
Park in front of building
Go to 3rd floor, Suite 310