Measuring and Growing Student Resilience with the Student Support Card™
Oct
2
8:00 am08:00

Measuring and Growing Student Resilience with the Student Support Card™

  • Edmonton (ERLC Office at Elmwood School)

The Student Support Card™ is a reliable measure to assess and track the effectiveness of the social emotional learning, school climate, and risk behavior reduction efforts in your school and community.  Join us for the day to learn how you can utilize this online measurement tool to support youth and work with them to recognize, appreciate, and amplify their unique strengths, talents, and characteristics.  You will practice how to analyze the Student Support Card assessment data and coach youth and adults to effectively and efficiently understand, interpret, and magnify what is right about youth.  Learn More and Register.

Kaleidoscope Academies - Phase 1 & Phase 2 - Anchorage, AK
Oct
9
Oct 10

Kaleidoscope Academies - Phase 1 & Phase 2 - Anchorage, AK

  • Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa

Join us for a 2-day professional development event to learn measurable and sustainable practices that enable youth to thrive socially, emotionally, and academically. Kaleidoscope Connect’s strength-based Integrative Youth Development™ framework will equip you with the tools you need to support youth and work with them to recognize, appreciate, and amplify their unique talents and characteristics while decreasing negative behaviors. Don’t miss this opportunity to empower youth to reach their potential and achieve their dreams! Learn more and register.


Professional Learning Opportunity - Resilient Educators: Growing Your Best Self
Jun
12
Jun 13

Professional Learning Opportunity - Resilient Educators: Growing Your Best Self

  • Alyeska Resort

Two seminars being offered - one for those new to Integrative Youth Development and one for those ready to take application to the next level.  Each seminar nurtures skills to see beneath the surface and move to the core of what students need to thrive, while helping raise professional satisfaction for teachers and other school staff. 

Kaleidoscope Academies - Phase 1 & Phase 2 - Edmonton, Alberta
May
23
May 25

Kaleidoscope Academies - Phase 1 & Phase 2 - Edmonton, Alberta

  • Edmonton, AB Canada

It’s working! Youth and adults are changing how they see themselves and their communities. Kaleidoscope Connect gives adults a “full-color lens,” providing a better understanding of youth and the daily battles they face: bullying, drugs, alcohol, suicidal thoughts, etc.  Register here.

Missoula Gives
May
4
May 5

Missoula Gives

  • Missoula, MT

On May 4th-5th, 6pm-6pm, you will have 24 hours (one day!) to give where your heart is! Please support Brightways Learning by donating to our campaign at MissoulaGives.

Your donation will help more kids have a chance to discover the social and emotional well-being that can last a lifetime through Phlight Club.  We thank you and the kids thank you! #MissoulaGives

Alaska CAN Conference
Mar
24
1:50 pm13:50

Alaska CAN Conference

  • Downtown Anchorage Marriott

To be college and career-ready today, students must meet academic requirements, but also possess soft skills such as grit, resiliency and emotional intelligence to thrive in new environments and life circumstances. Join Corrie Hruby, Kaleidoscope Connect Leader for Galena City School District, for this workshop, to discover together how we can support the launch of future generations. Learn more and register.

National School Boards Association Conference
Mar
24
9:00 am09:00

National School Boards Association Conference

  • Colorado Convention Center

The Other Side of the Student Report Card: What it is, and Why It Matters

Join Derek Peterson for his full-day workshop to learn, hands-on, how to apply an integrative approach to youth development to support school staff, school boards, community members, and the students themselves. Learn More.

Alaska Society for Technology In Education (ASTE) Conference
Feb
21
10:00 am10:00

Alaska Society for Technology In Education (ASTE) Conference

  • Captain Cook Hotel

Capture your Best Professional Selfie

Shouldn't your performance evaluation reflect the best and most accurate professional you? Hear from Superintendent Scott MacManus how Alaska Gateway School District has fine-tuned and upped its game in its evaluation instruments.

Partnering with Brightways Learning, you will see how performance data is collected much more quickly and frequently - including the teachers adding their own performance input - to capture the clearest, most complete picture of each teacher for evaluation. Learn more and register.

 

Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference
Feb
6
1:15 pm13:15

Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference

  • Hilton Anchorage Hotel

Creating Invincible Youth: Ensuring Successful Life Transitions Requires Resilience

In preparation for the many stages of life, students must possess soft skills such as grit, resiliency and emotional intelligence to thrive in new environments and life circumstances. In this workshop, Amy McDonald will provide new insights into increasing resilience. Discover how you can support the launch of all students on a path to success. Register and learn more. #assec16

 

 

Bright Futures Bash - Missoula, MT
Oct
27
5:00 pm17:00

Bright Futures Bash - Missoula, MT

  • Missoula Brewing Company

Join us for our first annual community fundraising event and raffle. 

Mingle with friends, learn more about our youth development work, and win terrific prizes!

Funds raised will be used to send youth to Phlight Clubs and to provide youth-development training to the adults who support them.

Oct
5
8:30 am08:30

WHAT IF Conference - McClellan Park, CA

  • McClellan Conference Center

David "Pav" Pavish will be leading a special youth development session entitled, "Kaleidoscope Connect: Making Youth Development Meaningful and Measurable." Learn more and register here.