New Teacher Academy

K-12 Educators

Connect with a supportive community and access instruction and coaching designed for new educators.

Dates:
Aug. 19, 2021 (though participants can register through Oct. 15, 2021)
Sept. 29, 2021
Dec. 1, 2021
Feb. 9, 2022
May 4, 2022
TBD - four individual in-classroom coaching sessions
Catalyst - Whole Group Classroom Leadership: Foundational Skills (Day 1) 
One day at Catalyst Live

Time: 8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. daily

Location: Sourcewell

Cost: 
$1,200 per participant;
Exclusive to schools in the five-county service area;
Lunch is provided

Materials included: The New Art and Science of Teaching and Tools for a Successful School Year texts 

Materials to bring: Laptop (recommended), classroom and school schedule (if available)

Prerequisite: None

CEUs: Teacher CEU

Learning objectives:

  • Learn and implement effective practices
  • Apply classroom management strategies based on Catalyst training
  • Explore equitable and social, emotional practices
  • Build relationships with other new teachers 

Description:
Collaborate with Sourcewell to provide essential support for beginning teachers. New Teacher Academy is designed to increase confidence and capacity in novice educators by combining relevant training with growth-focused coaching support. The Academy includes five full-day trainings at Sourcewell, four individual in-classroom coaching sessions, and Catalyst Whole Group Leadership and Catalyst Live courses. 

About the leaders:
Julie Benson and Mike Jordahl serve local schools as education consultants at Sourcewell.

Event Registration

Registration deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Check-in: 30 minutes prior to event start

Instructions on registering for the included Catalyst courses will be included in the confirmation email for New Teacher Academy.

New Teacher Academy

8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. each day

Sourcewell
202 12th Street NE
Staples , MN 56479