First-Year Teacher Training

First-Year Teacher Academy – Virtual Learning

audience: beginning teachers


lead4ward’s First-Year Teacher Academy helps grow effective teachers through ongoing professional learning and support over the course of the school year.


The First-Year Teacher Academy includes:

  • Becoming an effective teacher
  • Getting ready for the first days
  • Managing the classroom environment
  • Maintaining positive student behavior
  • Understanding the standards
  • Vocabulary & visuals
  • Learning & the learner
  • Working with parents & families
  • Being a professional educator
  • Working with a mentor & PLC
  • Managing stress
  • lead4ward Tools, Resources, and Engaging Instructional Strategies


Customized Professional Learning

  • Customize the number of academy days that work best for your district
  • Choose 1-5 days of professional learning scheduled throughout the school year
  • Topics will be tailored to the district’s needs depending on the number of academy days and the time of year of the training



Interested in bringing a lead4ward First-Year Teacher training to your district? Complete the PD form found here–>



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