Professional Development at RBT

Open Programs: Skillful Teaching

Studying Skillful Teaching: Promoting Motivation, Learning, and Achievement (SST 18-105)

Dates: Jul 10, 2017 to Jul 13, 2017, Oct 4, 2017, Nov 15, 2017
Times: 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM
Location: RBT Conference Center, One Acton Place, Acton, MA, 01720
Current Status: Open

This is RBT’s cornerstone program for building teachers’ capacity – the knowledge and skills as well as the courage and conviction - to promote students’ motivation, learning, and increased achievement.

Instructor: Ann Stern
Price (per person): $800.00

High-Expectations Teaching (HI EX 18-108)

Dates: Aug 10, 2017 to Aug 11, 2017, Sep 28, 2017, Oct 19, 2017, Nov 9, 2017, Nov 30, 2017
Times: 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM
Location: RBT Conference Center, One Acton Place, Acton, MA, 01720
Current Status: Open

For students to believe that “Smart is Something You Can Get," they must hear that we believe in their capacity to learn and be in an environment where teachers’ everyday behaviors send reinforcing messages. This program teaches what it looks like and sounds like when a teacher acts authentically from a growth mindset.

Instructor: Jon Saphier
Price (per person): $800.00

Studying Skillful Teaching: Promoting Motivation, Learning, and Achievement (SST 18-111)

Dates: Aug 14, 2017 to Aug 16, 2017, Oct 12, 2017, Nov 6, 2017, Dec 4, 2017
Snow date will be on 12/18, if necessary
Times: 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM
Location: RBT Conference Center, One Acton Place, Acton, MA, 01720
Current Status: Open

This is RBT’s cornerstone program for building teachers’ capacity – the knowledge and skills as well as the courage and conviction - to promote students’ motivation, learning, and increased achievement.

Instructor: Marcia Booth
Price (per person): $800.00

Foundations in Teaching: Preparing for the First Years (FIT 18-112)

Dates: Aug 17, 2017 to Aug 18, 2017, Sep 26, 2017
Plus two virtual sessions
Times: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: RBT Conference Center, One Acton Place, Acton, MA, 01720
Current Status: Open

Beginning teachers need practical skills so that they can be successful in their first years of teaching. This program focuses on three major areas: an introduction to the belief in the growth mindset, classroom management and climate, and the development of clear learning objectives.

Instructor: Sue McGregor
Price (per person): $700.00