Service Catalog

Our Specialties

Topics can be customized to meet the needs of your district or agency. The following topics are in addition to standard subject areas including ELA, math, and science.

All workshops are currently virtual.

Distance
Learning

Building teachers' facility in engaging students online and the practice of virtual instruction 

Culturally Responsive Instruction

Building teachers' skill in supporting  students' diversity and cultural needs 

Educational
Equity

Fostering equity in classrooms and districts through pedagogy, curriculum choice, and classroom management

STEM

Science

Technology

Engineering

Math

Instructional Coaching & Mentorship

Training teacher-leaders to serve as mentors and coaches

Gaming &
Coding

Structuring competency-based learning and assessment experiences for students

Special
Education

Assisting teachings in developing appropriate accommodations and meeting resource students' needs; paraprofessional training.

Inquiry- and Project-Based Learning

Building learning experiences around students' curiosty and building problem-solving skills

Social Emotional Learning

Fostering students' critical understanding of global issues and making connections to other cultures

Universal Design for Learning

Creating units and lessons that support this method of pedagogy

Teacher Leadership

Building teachers' sense of agency and efficacy through example and inspiration

Co-Teaching

Assisting teachers in learning to collaborate and co-teach across grade levels and disciplines

English Language Learners

Supporting ELLs in every context

Paraprofessional Training

Developing skills for parapros, who work closely with students but often need more complete support

Library
Science

Supporting teachers across disciplines in teaching appropriate research and documentation skills

Education 
Technology

Helping teachers keep up with the ever-changing landscape of educational technology​

Virtual Formats

All-day workshops, conference sessions, group training for faculty/staff of individuals schools and districts.

Keynote
Address

Auditorium-style convocation speech

Themed keynote address

Large Group Presentation

Hands-on, productive workshops for department or entire faculty  

Engaging presentations with audience interaction

Specific, focused skill-building for staff adopting new pedagogy

Small Group
Workshop

Interactive breakout session

Skill-building workshop

Applied learning format

Spark Teaching Group's Services

Personalized Approach

Spark works with school districts to provide exactly what you need for your teachers to thrive. Whether that's a full-day workshop for a single department, a half-day teaching strategies seminar for a building, or a motivational convocation address for your entire district, Spark makes it easy for you.

Logistics
Covered

Spark figures out all the logistics for you. After a district liaison works with Spark to determine needs, Spark retains an award-winning Teacher Consultant and arranges logistics. Spark picks up the zoom tab too. You just pick a date, topic and format, and relax. We've got you covered.

Excellence and Professionalism

Spark's Teacher Consultants are Teachers of the Year and other award-winning teachers from their home states, recognized nationally for their professionalism and excellence in the classroom as well as their districts and states. They bring this level of excellence to everything they do, including providing professional development for your teachers.

Reasonable
Cost

Unlike larger corporate-style consultancies, Spark Teaching Group provides a personalized, unique service to each district or agency at an affordable cost. 

Interested?

Email anna@sparkteachinggroup.com for more information and a quote.