Teacher Training Re-imagined
The right tools in the hands of caring teachers result in engaged students…every time.
Chance to Soar was created by lifelong educators, Dr. Andra Barton and Mrs. Aletha Scheck. Their experience and expertise has led them to create customized teacher training programs for schools in the DFW area. Each training program is designed by experienced educators for educators, to fit the needs of each individual school. The Chance to Soar approach is to provide educators with fun, timely, and relevant teaching techniques that are proven to inspire teachers and their students, to include:
-Team Building in the Classroom
-Effective Engagement with Games
-Teaching from Your Strengths
-Goal Setting, Grit, and Growth Mindset
-Recipe for Classroom Joy
Custom training to fit your needs
team building in the classroom
Educators will learn several structures for building a positive classroom community to support students learning and social-emotional growth.
goal setting, grit, & growth mindset
Participants will learn strategies for teaching students to set goals, plan the steps needed to achieve goals, reflect on progress, develop perseverance, and communicate with others who can support their goals.
effective engagement with games
Participants explore the power of playing games to strengthen classroom community and improve engagement with rigorous content.
teaching from your strengths
Participants will be given an assessment to help them identify their strengths and personality styles and explore how those could be used in the classroom.
recipe for classroom joy
A motivational session that reminds teachers why they became educators and the critical role they play in the lives of students. Focus is given to the power of relationship building and the unique ability of an educator to create hope.
Chance to Soar comes to you
Customize a teacher training program at your school, around your schedule. Designed by experienced educators for educators. The Chance to Soar approach provides educators with fun, timely, and relevant teaching techniques that are proven to inspire teachers and their students.