Regional School Culture Training:
Increasing Belonging, Well-Being and Engagement
Over 80% of educators report the pandemic has increased student social, emotional, and behavioral challenges (National Center for Educational Statistics, 2022), and they have taken on much of the stress of their students' increased needs (RAND, 2022). Educators need simple strategies to improve student engagement and increase well-being overall.
How We Can Help
We offer educators low-burden, high-impact strategies to increase well-being, belonging, and engagement in all areas of a classroom and school community. Our instructional framework promotes powerful relationship-building and helps students find value in their learning.
- Staff Community Building:
Build community and collaborate to refine practices, structures, and routines. Learning from and with each other, discuss ways to improve support of students, their families, your community, and each other.
- Research-Backed Classroom
Learn our signature S.E.R.V.E. Model to create consistent structures and practices that improve student engagement and increase time learning.
- Usable Tools &
Come away with tools that you can use in classrooms the next day including slide decks, easy-to-implement practices, and reflections about pedagogy to boost well-being, belonging, and engagement.
Bring a small team comprised of different positions including: School and District Leaders, Classroom Teachers, School Counselors, School Support Staff - all are welcome.
8:30am - Opening & S.E.R.V.E. Model Introduction
9:15am - "S" (Start): A warm welcome followed by a routine start
10:15am - "E" (Engage): Consistent practices to engage relationally
11:15am - Break for lunch
12:15pm - "R" (Respond): Empathetic tools to respond to people's needs
1:00pm - "V" (Value): Strategies that clarify why our learning has value
1:45pm - "E" (Exit): A reflection to solidify learning and exit with action
2:15pm - Apply, strategize, and close
When & Where?
Bring to your district or school
2023 - Louisville, KY
Mellwood Art Center
2023 - Davenport, IA
River Center at the Alder Theater
2023 - Allentown, PA
The Barristers Club
2023 - Peoria, AZ
Rio Vista Recreation Center
2023 - Chino, CA
Chino Community Center at Chaffey College