Custom Professional Development Courses

Working directly with administrators, teachers and staff, Canyon Professional Development develops content-specific career development resources and sessions focusing on your school’s current initiatives and goals. Use the steps below to create your customized professional development session.

Schedule a 30-minute consultation to discuss your professional learning needs.

Pick a Topic

Choose one or multiple sessions that fit your interests:

  • Blended and Online Instructional Support
  • Teacher Development and Support
  • Education Technology Tools
  • Restorative Practices
  • Content Area Instruction
  • STEM Implementation
  • Problem and Project-Based Learning
  • Strategies for Student Success
  • Inquiry Strategies
  • Special Education
  • Strategic Planning
  • English Language Learners
  • Customer Service
  • Classroom Management
  • Strategic Planning and Campus Development for Christian Schools
  • Supports for the Virtual Classroom
  • …and more!

Visit our Course Catalog page for a complete list of the topics you can choose from.

Choose Your Preferred Delivery Method

  • Virtual, in-person or on-demand
  • One or multiple sessions
  • Bundle multiple sessions to save or purchase a subscription
  • One hour to all day
  • Small audiences to large; one fee for up to 50 participants
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Align With Your Mission, Vision and Goals

  • Custom Canyon PD sessions include alignment to your mission, vision and goals
  • Select your audience: teachers, support staff and/or administration
  • All grades or grade bands: K-12, elementary, middle school or high school
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Select the Level of Engagement That is Right for Your Staff

  • In the virtual setting,
    • Full engagement with 50 or fewer participants includes the ability to use participant video and audio, chat, and other engagement strategies, or;
    • Partial engagement for more than 50 participants includes chat and Q/A webinar features.
  • In-person trainings staffed at one trainer per 50 participants to ensure high engagement and personalized attention.
Custom professional development course in-person

Continue Learning

  • Recordings of custom PD sessions are available for a nominal cost.
  • Add coaching to your selections.
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For questions or more information on any of these offerings, please email CanyonProfDev@gcu.edu.