PROFESSIONAL LEARNING NETWORK
"Innovative Solutions for Educational Excellence!”
What distinguishes Progressive Bridges’ professional learning opportunities from other professional development?
Progressive Bridges connects and empowers educators with progressive and research-based learning experiences, tools, and techniques to enhance every learner’s educational experience!
Our professional learning experiences are progressive! That means that while you learn, you will experience multiple opportunities to extend your learning to more progressive techniques utilizing technology and cutting edge proven best practices with dynamic trainers and current education practitioners. You will walk away having experienced “teaching differently” as you learn more about your area of interest.
Plan YOUR school/districts professional development
with one phone call or email
- Individualize Professional Development for your staff based on THEIR needs
Buy training blocks of time for greater savings
- Cluster training days for a deeper discount
- Vary formats (on-site and virtual) for greater savings and increased interest
Choose a Learning Format
Design-Your-Own Teacher Workshops - mix and match a variety of topics and go beyond the workshop catalog for professional development based on the specific needs of your staff
Customized Teacher Workshops - teacher workshops customized to your groups’ needs - see catalog below for available workshop topics and descriptions
- Teacher Mentors (virtual only) – utilize highly experienced confidential mentors to support your teachers with one-on-one online mentoring and weekly open problem-solving discussions with teachers around the nation
Choose a Communication Format
- On-site Learning
- Blended Learning (combination of on-site and virtual)
- Virtual Learning
*Contact us for Pricing Options
Great Behavior Interventions that Work
Student behavior challenges have you down? Learn a variety of research-based behavior interventions that work in a variety of settings and can even become part of your regular classroom climate and routine. This workshop teaches participants how to problem-solve for appropriate behavior interventions, how to implement and document the intervention for one student, a group, or an entire class or grade level, how to analyze behavior data, and next steps based on behavior data. Walk away with interventions you can use immediately in your classroom!
Getting Kids into Deep Thinking: Implementing the Common Core Standards
Are you struggling with using the Common Core Standards to engage students in the deep thinking these standards require? This workshop enables participants to walk through a variety of lessons in different subject areas and grade levels utilizing the Common Core Standards with research-based strategies that naturally engage students in deeper thinking. Collaborate with your peers to create a bank of strong deep thinking practices that can be embedded into many different lessons.
Inclusion Practices that Work
Does the idea of having students with disabilities in your regular education classroom cause you to panic? Are you concerned about meeting the needs of all your students when their ability levels are
so diverse? This workshop will show you many practices, including those utilizing simple technology, to use on a daily basis that will help you to create a classroom where all students can learn to the greatest of their potential.
Love & Logic for Educators
Want to de-stress your life in the classroom or the discipline office? Is your energy being drained from behavior challenges? Love & Logic provides practical and easy to use techniques to utilize in the classroom or in the home. Enjoy an interactive learning session on creating an environment of respect and responsibility with a certified Love & Logic Facilitator.
Love & Logic for Parents
Want to de-stress your life as a parent? Is your energy being drained from behavior challenges? Love & Logic provides practical and easy to use techniques to utilize in the classroom or in the home. Enjoy an interactive learning session on creating an environment of respect and responsibility with a certified Love & Logic Facilitator.
Love & Logic One Hour Overview
Want to de-stress your life whether in the classroom, in the workplace, or at home? Is your energy being drained from behavior challenges? Love & Logic provides practical and easy to use techniques to utilize in the classroom, any workplace, or in the home. Enjoy a brief overview of Love & Logic, available resources, and how these practical techniques can support you in creating an environment of respect and responsibility with a certified Love & Logic Facilitator.
Motivating the Unmotivated
Learn the key components of motivating a student/child and discover some strategies to use at home and at school. Leave your frustrations behind and join this interactive session to find the answers that work for you and your student.
Response to Intervention (or MTSS) for Coaches, Team Leaders, & Teachers
Teachers, team leaders, and academic coaches, increase your strategic planning skills and maximize student support by honing your data analysis skills! This workshop was created with the classroom teacher at any level. Collaborate with peers to examine a variety of data sets (or your own de-identified data) through various lenses in establishing effective academic and behavioral tiers of support for all of your students.
Response to Intervention (or MTSS) for School and District Administrators
Instructional leaders, increase your strategic planning skills using problem-solving and your own school or district data! This workshop was created with principals and district personnel in mind. Collaborate with peers to examine a variety of data sets (or your own de-identified data) through various lenses in establishing effective academic and behavioral tiers of support for all students.
Ask About These Coming Customized Workshops
Classroom Management (Entry and Finesse Levels)
Deepening Reading Comprehension (Elementary and Secondary)
Differentiation Instruction/Technology Integration (Entry and Finesse Levels)
Teaching Differently: Implementing Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
Turn on Student Learning with Technology Integration