Educator Resources & Workshops

Uncommon Schools is committed to sharing what we learn in our schools to help improve education for all children. Our instructional books have become national bestsellers, and our workshops are attended by educators from urban classrooms across the country. We are passionate about learning from the talent in our classrooms and from our fellow educators, and disseminating that knowledge to the world.

Teach Like a Champion© Resources

Online Training

Learn and practice Teach Like a Champion techniques on your own schedule with these 24 online modules.

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Plug and Plays

Train-the-trainer materials for instructional leaders who want to help teachers master Teach Like a Champion techniques.

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Grab and Go

Simple, free ideas based on Teach Like a Champion techniques that you can begin using in your classroom tomorrow.

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Uncommon Workshops

Education leaders at Uncommon Schools host world-class professional development workshops, bringing the best practices honed in our classrooms to educators across the country. Scroll down to learn more about our upcoming workshops: Great Habits, Great Readers; Reading Reconsidered; and Teach Like a Champion (Behavior and Culture, Engaging Academics, Ratio, Systems and Routines).

Date Workshop Location Description  
February 7-8, 2019 Reading Reconsidered Albany, NY
Increase the breadth, depth, and quality of students’ reading.
March 7-8, 2019 Behavior and Culture Nashville, TN
Build a culture of excellence to enable academic achievement.
April 11-12, 2019 Engaging Academics Los Angeles, CA Design and engage students in rigorous academic work.
May 9-10, 2019 Behavior and Culture Albany, NY Build a culture of excellence to enable academic achievement.
May 16-17, 2019 Reading Reconsidered Chicago, IL Increase the breadth, depth, and quality of students’ reading.
May 17-18, 2019 Leverage Leadership Washington, DC Learn the fundamentals of strong instructional systems.
June 6-7, 2019 Ratio Albany, NY Engineer breadth of participation and depth of thinking.
June 21, 2019 Systems and Routines Albany, NY Design, install and maintain systems to enable excellence.