New Teacher Academy
Connect with a supportive community and access instruction and coaching designed for new educators.
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
$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)
CEUs: Teacher CEU
- 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
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.
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.