Learn Strategies To Build A Thriving, Resilient, Learning Team That Gets Stuff Done

Many successful educators find themselves in leadership roles without substantive training on leading teams. Is this you?  

Based on Elena's best-selling book, The Art of Coaching Teams, this learning experience provides a framework and tools to lead an engaged, high-functioning team. This is a practical, hands-on workshop that blends technical skills with more complex theories that are vital for a thriving, resilient team. You'll see strategies modeled, have time to reflect on your own practice, and process the skills you're learning in a live format.

This workshop is designed for

  • Coaches

    New and experienced coaches, managers, teacher leaders, and mentors

  • Leaders

    Leaders who want to use coaching strategies to support and develop the adults on their teams

  • Educators

    Educators in all positions who work in public, charter, and private schools

What You'll Learn

1. New strategies to respond to resistance

2. Transformative methods to foster a trusting, inclusive team culture 

3. A process to ensure your team has a clear, shared purpose

4. The key to effective listening

5. New ways to boost your emotional intelligence and build the emotional intelligence of your team

6. How to plan purposeful meetings

7. How to navigate conflict

8. Simple strategies to make decision-making easier

Dates and Times

Tuesday, April 23, 2024-Thursday, April 25, 2024 

Block 1: 8 am-10 am PT (10 am-12 pm CT/11 am-1 pm ET)

Block 2: 11 am-1 pm PT (1 pm-3 pm CT/2 pm-4 pm ET)

How You'll Spend Your Time

Self-Paced Prework - 4 hours minimum

Prior to your workshop sessions, your learning begins with a self-paced exploration of foundational knowledge and tools that are essential for leading thriving teams.

Live Learning - 6 learning blocks, 12 hours total over 3 days

This workshop is a 3-day experience, each day consisting of 2 two-hour learning blocks with an hour break in between. This workshop is highly interactive, allowing you to build skills and synthesize learning quickly.

Activities include:

  • Reflecting on your purpose and the purpose of your team 
  • Creating a trust-building plan
  • Observing and role-playing scenarios for coaching teams
  • Practicing transformative ways to respond to conflict
  • Improving your ability to listen for new understandings
  • Exploring how to make decisions on a team

What Else You Need to Know


All participants must have their own copy of The Art of Coaching Teams (not included in the registration fee). The book is required for the prework and session.

The virtual engagement takes place on Zoom and requires Zoom (5.13.5 or higher)* and a computer. If you have access needs or accommodation requests, please email [email protected]. We will do our best to meet accessibility needs. 

*Currently Zoom does not allow for auto-captioning in breakout rooms, which we frequently use in workshops. Please let us know if you require captioning in all spaces to access learning.


Individual: $895
Groups of 6-29 paying together*: $795
Do you have a group of 30 or more? Contact us for custom pricing.

*To register a group, pay by invoice, or pay by purchase order, please complete this form. Scroll down to the "How to Register" section for more details.


The workshop will be recorded in the event you cannot make a session or if you would like to rewatch it at a later time. Participants have access to content for 30 days after the last session to help supplement learning. 

Accommodating Participants with Disabilities

Bright Morning strives to provide universal access to all of our events. Please contact [email protected] as soon as possible to request disability accommodations. 

Advanced notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs. A full refund will be issued, and the registration will be canceled without penalty if we are unable to provide satisfactory accommodations. You can learn more by visiting our Accessibility Services page. 

Cancelation Policy

  • 10 or more days prior to the event – Full refund

  • Less than 10 days prior to the event – No refund

  • A missed learning experience is non-refundable and non-transferable. For more details about our cancelation policy and transfers, visit our FAQ page.

In the rare event that Bright Morning does not receive enough interest in this offering to host it as scheduled, we will provide an alternative learning pathway for all registrants or honor refunds for those who cannot join the alternate experience.

How to Register

  • If you're an All-Inclusive member, use your membership coupon code (from your Thinkific course) during the online checkout. Once you apply the coupon code, the amount should become $0. The final step is clicking the "Complete Purchase" button.

  • New to Bright Morning? Choose the payment method that works for you: pay online by credit card or pay by an alternative method.

  • If you’re enrolling a large group, use the Enrollment Request form.

Individual Registration by Credit Card

If you want instant enrollment and course access, you must register an individual by credit card. This option requires registering one person at a time by creating an account per person.

Group Discount by Credit Card

If you're with a group of 6 or more and want instant enrollment, you may register individually online by credit card. This option requires registering one person at a time by creating an account per person.

Group Registration or Alternative Method of Payment

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