Adult SEL

Professional Development to Reconnect You With Your "Why"

10 expert-led sessions to reinvigorate and re-focus your admins, teachers, and staff

Teacher Burnout and Turnover Are at
an All-Time High

Our PD course responds to the moment by providing training and resources that reconnect to purpose, build community, and enhance well-being


of teachers feel burned out “always” or “very often”


teachers have left the profession in the last 3 years


drop in students completing education programs

Timely, Powerful, and Research-Backed

Our professional development course is adapted from coursework created in partnership with the Stanford Flourishing Project, an organization focused on cultivating resilience and well-being in the face of challenge.

What's Included in Our
PD Course?

10 flexible, expert-led sessionsSessions are available in-person, virtually, or in a hybrid format
A custom workbookEach teacher's workbook includes thought-provoking prompts and exercises
Activity Library access for 1 yearReceive access to over 1000 plug-and-play SEL activities you can implement with your class
Access to our asynchronous contentAdditional resources extend your professional development throughout the year
Graduate continuing education unitsAvailable through the University of San Diego for all participating educators

Our Fun, High-Energy, Coursework is Facilitated by Engaging Experts

Hear Mark Williams, a Wayfinder Master Facilitator, discusses the neuroscience behind joy and how we can foster it in our classrooms.

Meet our Master Facilitators
Our facilitators hold a wealth of experience in social emotional learning, mental health, leadership, and purpose development.
Brandy Arnold
Brandy Arnold
Chief Customer Officer
Quinae Jackson
Quinae Jackson
Director of Training & Learning
Tristan Love
Tristan Love
Director of Learning + Engagement
Mark Williams
Curriculum + Training Designer
Diana Curtaz
District Partner Success Manager
Zachary Baquet
Zachary Baquet
Partner Success Manager
Teachers at a Wayfinder training
Chi Kim
“Wayfinder's K-12 trainers are simply
the best.”
Chi Kim
CASEL Board Member + Former CA Superintendent

Teachers Love Our Professional Development

Hear veteran teacher Henry Colado discuss the "mind-blowing" impact Wayfinder's professional development had on his practice.

teacher writing ideas on a whiteboard
“I'm [leaving the session] feeling more centered and positive. Wayfinder has had such a positive impact, not only on me but on my staff as a whole.”
Megan Stewart
Staff Development Teacher, Baltimore County Public Schools
Frequently asked questions
How many people can join?
As many as you like! Our sessions are designed to scale to the size of your staff.
Are the sessions virtual or in-person?
We tailor our sessions to meet the needs of your school or district. They can be virtual, in-person, or hybrid.
How much does it cost?
To learn more about obtaining a custom proposal, please complete the form below.
Do I need to be a current Wayfinder customer to participate?
No. We encourage schools and districts who have never used Wayfinder to sign up. Our sessions do not require prior experience with our curriculum or social emotional learning.

Wayfinder's Professional Development Will:

Deepen connections within your school community
Facilitate meaningful dialogue between peers to support reconnection to purpose
Provide insight and SEL best practices to take back to your classrooms
Help your school navigate the educational and social-emotional challenges of the current climate
Teach strategies for incorporating purpose and belonging into the classroom
Receive a scope + sequence and learn more
about registering for our Adult PD
Two teachers brainstorming ideas with sticky notes
Wayfinder's professional development sessions touch on a range of timely topics including:
Values and your path in education
Re-connecting to purpose
Creating tools for the future
Complete the form to receive a sample scope + sequence and to learn more about bringing a training to your school or district.
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