Professional Leadership and Coaching Academy


A five-month online academy designed to explore personal and social identities, equity, trust, conflict, and trauma sensitivity, as related to individual and systems work. Learning and networking will be generative as participants develop their leadership and coaching skills, tools, and resources.

Cognitive CoachingSM Foundations

District Office Board Room 14901 South Inglewood Ave., Lawndale, CA

Eight-day seminar in Cognitive CoachingSM methods. Learn how to build trust by developing physical and verbal rapport, develop teachers' autonomy and sense of community, and apply coaching skills that enhance the intellectual processes of instruction.


Eastside Stories: The Inland Empire & US History


Eastside Stories is a free series of workshops on the unique local history of the Inland Empire, featuring a talk from a historian and a model lesson by our teacher leaders. Open to all interested K-12 and Ethnic Studies teachers who emphasize local and U.S. history in their classrooms. All participants will receive stipends for creating lessons and books on some of the topics we explore.

Adaptive Schools Foundations Training

Centinela Valley Union High School District Office 14901 South Inglewood Avenue, Lawndale, CA

Four-day training to learn how to build strong collaborative and caring work cultures at your site. This foundational professional development is specially designed to support site administrators, teachers, district and agency personnel and staff developers who convene and manage work teams, site councils, shared decision making groups and faculty committees.

Design-Based Learning 3-Part Series


Join us for a three-part online series introducing Design-Based Learning strategies to increase student engagement and voice and promoting creativity and critical thinking skills in K-12 classrooms. Led by current K-12 teacher practitioners.

Advanced Cognitive CoachingSM

Centinela Valley Union High School District Office 14901 South Inglewood Avenue, Lawndale, CA

This 6-day training, for educators who have completed the Cognitive CoachingSM Foundations Seminar, provides participants with deepened knowledge and skills for refinement of a coach’s meditational toolbox. Fee: $1600

Component 1 Support – National Board Certification


One-day workshop. Collaborate with other teachers to explore the possibilities offered for preparation for the assessment. Engage in practice sessions, pool your collective resources, and consider test-taking strategies and advice from other candidates. Fee: $120