Professional Development
District-wide

Professional Development Designed for Educators

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

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PD that helps educators reconnect to their “why”

Our virtual curriculum provides resources to build community, reconnect to purpose, and enhance well-being.

10

Virtual Professional Development Sessions

60-90

Minutes Per Session

1

Session Per Month
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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
Session topics include:
Values and Your Path in Education
  • What are the values that animate your life?
  • How do those values connect to your decision to become and educator?
  • How do your values inform the way you lead?
Re-Connecting to Purpose
  • What are the ingredients for purpose?
  • How can Human Centered Design help us take purposeful action?
  • Why is connecting to purpose so important for leaders specifically?
Creating Tools for the Future
  • Your journey beyond this class
  • Strategies for dealing with adversity
  • Purpose and building resilience

Sneak Peek: bringing your authentic self

Hear our Chief Customer Officer discuss the importance of being able to bring your authentic self to the work you do.

FEATURED CASE STUDY

See how we helped a large district re-ignite their sense of purpose

146 Staff Development Teachers
10 Wayfinder Training Sessions
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Meet a few of our master facilitators
Our diverse group of facilitators hold a wealth of experience in education, 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
Katie Barr
Katie Barr
Director of Education + Innovation
Zachary Baquet
Zachary Baquet
Partner Success Manager
Casey Pettit
Casey Pettit, LICSW
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Activity Library

1000+ plug-and-play activities included

Teachers who participate in Wayfinder professional development receive access to 1000+ adaptable plug-and-play activities to support social-emotional growth in their own classrooms.
Chi Kim
“Wayfinder’s K-12 trainers are simply the best. I walked away feeling a sense of purpose. They gave me the tools I need to reconnect with my students and provide a space for meaningful dialogue.”
Chi Kim
CASEL Board Member + Former CA Superintendent
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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?
The sessions are virtual. If interested, we can provide our first session in-person.
How much does it cost?
For a proposal tailored to your needs, 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.
Learn more about registering your district for purposeful PD
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