Professional Development

SchoolReach offers an unmatched slate of professional development webinars and reports. To conduct in-person workshops or trainings with all of the leading experts we feature in our Professional Development Series, you'd have to spend tens of thousands of dollars every year. Learn more about all of the great content we have available.

Upcoming Webinars

  • School Safety Track: Insights from a Sandy Hook Parent and a National Crisis Responder
    Featuring Michele Gay, Co-Founder, Safe and Sound Schools
    and Dr. Scott Poland, Nationally-Renowned School Violence Expert
    Join us for a special webinar event featuring two leaders who have first-hand experience with school safety crises: Michele Gay, who tragically lost her daughter in the Sandy Hook shooting, and Dr. Scott Poland, who has assisted crisis teams responding to many of the nation's most well-known school shootings.
    Tuesday, October 28, 2014
    Click here to register for free.
  • Bullying, Cyber Bullying and Other Anti-Social Behavior
    Featuring Lt. Tim Enos, Sarasota County (FL) Sheriff’s Office
    In this webinar, law enforcement veteran Lt. Tim Enos will speak about identifying bullying behaviors, best practices on how to prevent it, and the role of parents, educators, and law enforcement.
    Thursday, October 30, 2014
    Click here to register for free.
  • School Safety Track: Bomb Threats: How to Respond Using Best Practices
    Featuring Gary Sigrist, Jr.School Safety Expert
    Bomb threats cause a major disruption in the learning process. However, less than 5% of all bomb threats result in a device or a look-alike device being found. Learn best practices to work with first responders and help your school best respond to bomb threats, real and fake.
    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    Click here to register for free.

Most Popular Reports

  • The State of School Safety in America
    School administrators from across the country told us how prepared their schools are to respond to safety threats. Download this special report and benchmark your school against your peers.
  • The Top 7 Record-Breaking Bullying Lawsuits
    With this special report, school administrators can learn what they need to know about the hot topic of bullying lawsuits. Download our special report and read about how administrator mistakes caused schools to lose millions of dollars in court.
  • Parent Communication and Beyond
    This free guide will give you ideas on how to use your school notification system to improve communication with parents, staff, and community members.

School Safety Webinars and Reports

  • 10 Things to Do After a School Crisis
    This best practice guide on crisis response and communications walks you through what to do if a crisis situation forces an early dismissal or evacuation of your school.
  • How to Prevent School Violence
    Featuring Dr. Scott Poland, School Crisis Expert
    Dr. Poland has led crisis response teams in the aftermath of some of the most well-known school shootings and disasters, and he shares his expert knowledge on school violence prevention in this webinar.

School Communications Webinars and Reports

  • School Crisis Communications
    Featuring Suzanne Leduc, School Communications Expert
    Learn how to be prepared for a school crisis, create and update key communications in advance, and how to keep everyone informed during a crisis.
  • School PR and Press Relations
    Featuring Sandy Nekoloff, School Communications Expert
    Learn how to build relationships between your school and the press. View this free webinar and get access to our media "do's" and "don'ts" guide.

School Management Webinars and Reports

  • Improve Attendance
    Featuring Hedy Chang, School Attendance Expert
    Learn how to address chronic early absence and break through barriers that prevent students from having good school attendance.
  • School Conflict Resolution
    Featuring Kathy Mangold and Jill Weisensel, Conflict Resolution Experts
    Conflicts between school personnel, parents, students, and community members can tear a school apart. This webinar on conflict resolution will provide you with tools to address conflicts in your school.

Webinars and Reports on Bullying Prevention and Related Issues

The following links will take you to our sister site cyberbullyhotline.com.

  • Bullying and Teen Suicide
    Featuring Tina Meier, Executive Director, Megan Meier Foundation
    and Dr. Scott Poland, School Crisis Expert
    Listen to two noted suicide prevention experts discuss the disturbing trend of bullied and cyberbullied teens turning to suicide. Learn more about bullying and suicide prevention.
  • Reduce Cyberbullying
    Featuring Dr. Beth Brewer, Noted Bullying Researcher
    Learn a 7 step framework for reducing cyberbullying among students based on the latest research.

Case Studies

 

For a full list of our case studies, click here.

About the SchoolReach Professional Development Series

Professional Development for K-12 School Principals and Administrators

 

The SchoolReach Professional Development series provides school leaders with opportunities to hear from leading experts on topics such as school safety, school-to-parent communications, bullying prevention, and much more. Attend one of our webinars, download a white paper, or view a case study and get up-to-date information on the most important topics in education today.  You can also view our upcoming event listings at the bottom of the page to see where you can meet the SchoolReach team in person and learn more about school communication.

"Your Professional Development webinars provide the best safe schools information I have ever seen before in the country. They all have substance – real questions with real answers."
- School Principal, Louisiana

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