Professional Learning

Smart Start Series


About the Workshop

Quick, informative, and just in time - AWSP's brand-new Smart Start Series will help you start the 2020-21 school year on the right foot! Let AWSP be your August back to school support. This series will meet your needs, regardless of what format you are starting your school year with. We will get you ready to run the race and win your year! All sessions will be held virtually.


School leaders (principals, assistant principals, administrative interns, deans, counselors)


Members: $125
Non-members: $250
Fee includes 5 clock hours for the series


7:45 - 9:00 a.m. (for all sessions)

Workshop Details

Session 1 | August 4

Planning for the Social Emotional Needs of Your School

  • Assessing the social emotional needs of your students and staff
  • Creating systems to support the social emotional needs of your students

Session 3 | August 11

Create School Connectedness

  • Making ALL students feel comfortable
  • Equity and Inclusionary Practices


Session 2 | August 6

Communication - Creating a Community

  • Learn the when, why and how of effective communication
  • Tips and Tricks for efficient time management

Session 4 | August 13

Reopening School in a BIG WAY!

  • Ideas for a successful reopening
  • Ways to create school pride and make your students feel special


Registration Options

Please note there is no online registration option for this series.


For More Information 

Macy Bruhy | Professional Learning & Intern Support | (800) 562-6100