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Prepare for re-entry and the year ahead

District-Based PD

In-District Professional Development

Custom programs for your district from an approved provider with MA DESE. Workshops for school & district leadership teams, supervision and evaluation, teacher leaders, classroom teachers, para-professionals and more.

> Customized district-based Professional Development

> Supervision & Evaluation (EdEval)

Leadership Institutes

Year-long training and round-table collaboration tailored to your role and years of experience. Solve problems, foster improvement, and apply learnings and best practices. Now enrolling.

> Learn more about our Leadership Institutes

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment

Graduate-level courses & PDP workshops are offered throughout the year. Topics include culture, leadership, special populations, content-based training, curriculum, and more.

> View our Open Enrollment catalog

> Sheltered English Immersion (SEI) endorsement

Academic & Licensure

Cohort Leadership

Cohort based leadership licensure, degree, and certificate programs are offered in partnership with other colleges.

> Superintendent EdD & Licensure
> Principal MEd & Licensure
> Teacher Leadership Certificate
> MEd for Math Educators

Andre RavenelleAndré Ravenelle Executive Director of Teachers21





Dear Colleagues,

We recognize that given evolving events, you are facing unprecedented challenges. While you are attending to overwhelming practical issues in your districts, know that we continue to be a trusted partner responding to your needs.  Teachers21 blend of rigor, practical instruction and infusion of social emotional learning, diversity, and equity throughout our programs equips teachers and administrators to address these challenges.  

Please reach out to me directly at regarding services to support your needs.    

I offer my gratitude and respect for the cooperation, care and professionalism you have displayed to support our school communities. 


Superintendent Roundtables

Leadership Roundtables have proven to be invaluable forums to share challenges, opportunities and resources among trusted colleagues. Please follow this link to register your interest in joining one of our groups.

Student Opportunity Act 

The Student Opportunity Act is a milestone for education in Massachusetts. The long-awaited program infuses support for districts to ensure that students receive the education they need to thrive.  As you develop your plans and implement your programs, work with Teachers21 to meet your Professional Development needs. Our programs align with Priority Programs for Talent Development, Enhanced Core Instruction and Targeted Supports. 


SEI Full Teacher Endorsement Courses

The course will prepare Massachusetts teachers with the knowledge and skills to effectively shelter their content instruction so that the growing population of English language learners (ELLs) can access curriculum, achieve academic success, and contribute their multilingual and multicultural resources as participants and future leaders in the 21st century global economy. Participants will earn the SEI teacher endorsement upon completing the course. 

Enroll now for Fall Courses
Starts October 13 (Tuesdays) Catalog #3271 (FULL)


SEI Administrator Course

This course will prepare Massachusetts school administrators with the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective reviewers and instructional leaders of educators who teach English language learners so that our growing population of English Language Learners (ELLs) can access curriculum, achieve academic success, and contribute their multilingual and multicultural resources as participants and future leaders in the 21st century global economy.

Starts October 26th Catalog #3274


Improve Collaboration and Communication During Virtual Instruction 

Sessions will prepare you to effectively host a virtual meeting by identifying and setting meeting goals, creating an engaging agenda, establishing meeting norms, and maximizing collaboration and communication among group members.

November 2 & 5  Catalog #3331


 Leadership Institutes - 2020-2021

Support and Development for new and seasoned leaders

School Leaders often struggle with the numerous and unexpected demands of the job, now more than ever. Develop as you learn with and lean on a cohort of your peers addressing problems of practice such as COVID, Equity and Hybrid Learning

  • Sharpen communication skills and engagement strategies
  • Consider research based approaches; frameworks; and protocols to address problems
  • Find balance—not just life balance, but striking the balance between technical and adaptive leadership 
Enroll here


Mentor Training   

Mentoring is one of the most meaningful methods of professional development for mentees and mentors alike.   School districts that commit to supporting and developing new staff often have a thriving professional culture.

Starts October 27th  Catalog #3307



How to Teach A Virtual/Hybrid Lesson with Pear Deck 

Sessions are designed to help you get started with Pear Deck; build interactive leassons thar are teacher and/or student led; and make the most of Pear Deck for remote or in person settiings.

November 9 & 12  Catalog #3332