Note: The Tier One Training is now full. For those interested in participating in the Tier Two Training, please let us know by filling out the form at


Training Course Overview

Through the lens of Leadership and SEL, this Live + Online Course will provide you with an opportunity to advance your professional leadership skills, to build the leadership mindset, skill set, and meaningful connections your students need, and to expand your role and value in your school community.

Whether online or in person, you will discover how to embed START’s proven leadership framework into your work with students and your colleagues to create a culture that fosters leadership development in your school community.


Starting July 7, the 3-part course requires 4 to 5 hours of work per week for 6 to 8 weeks, including pre-course assignments, reading, class meetings on Zoom, and class assignments on Google Classroom.


Live, Online Session Dates

Zoom 1: Welcome & Introduction to Part 1, July 7 at 9am PST, 12 EST

Zoom 2: Recap Part 1 & Intro to Part 2, Jul 21 at 9am PST, 12 EST

Zoom 3: Recap Part 2 & Intro to Part 3, August 11 at 5pm PST, 8 EST

Zoom 4: Check In, Q&A, & Wrap Up, August 25 at 5pm PST, 8pm EST


Course Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will 

  • Develop a Leadership Mindset and Skill Set, able to identify, connect and articulate WHO you are and WHAT you care about with WHERE and HOW you can contribute to something that is both meaningful to you and to the world beyond you.

  • Articulate the Strategic purpose of teaching and school and clarify your specific purpose and role as a teacher

  • Create a Leadership Development culture in your classroom, fostering students’ skills and ability to identify, connect, and articulate WHO they are and WHAT they care about with WHERE and HOW they can contribute meaningfully, now and in the future.

  • Weave SEL + Leadership training opportunities into daily activities to develop your students’ essential knowledge and skills

  • Plan to effectively introduce START to your administration

  • Master the skills to launch START Leadership Training in your school     


Additional Information

If time allows, print copies of the books and workbooks will be shipped to you. If not, digital copies will be provided for your use only.


We appreciate you being part of this initial launch of START in Health and Physical Educators. We value your participation and look forward to getting your feedback to optimize your engagement and maximize the effectiveness of the course for you, your students, and your school community.


In some US states, this course can serve as professional development hours. CEUs are in process but are not yet available.


Please plan to attend all, scheduled Zoom calls. We understand that plans may change. In that case, recordings will be made available for those unable to attend the live, Zoom sessions.


If after registering you find you're unable to attend, please email START at to request a refund.

START Leadership & SEL Training for Health and Physical Educators


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