2022 National Conference

Teacher & Team Care Conferences for 35 years (1987)

Replenish, Rejuvenate & Remember Why You Teach
A full five-day experience

Looking for relevant interesting professional development, college credits and rejuvenation? Why not get all three at summer Institutes?

About this conference

  • Interactive SI family SEL stress reducing components
  • New PTCMS: Team Classroom Management System
  • Being in the now
  • Enhancing the group climate and culture of our schools
  • Capturing effort
  • Do you control your mind or does your mind control you?
  • Reducing the fear of failure
  • Live virtual or on-demand track options

University of Pacific Graduate Level Credits

3 credits (45 hours) – Passing grade: Attendance & journaling.
Letter grade: Passing requirements, plus written report on presenters

4 credits (60 hours) – Passing grade & letter grades same as 3 credits, plus one independent study book reading/report on Ingrid Rick’s Book, Focus.

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Course Information
Course title: PDSI
Replenish, Rejuvenate & Remember Why You Teach
Location: Online


Prices will Increase $100 April 16

4 Credits - $525

3 Credits - $425

Conference Only - $305


Ingrid Ricks

Ingrid Ricks, New York Times Best Selling Author
Seizing the Power of Now

Utilizing several interactive exercises, Ricks will help you:
  • Rewrite the Negative Stories You Tell Yourself
  • Strip Fear of its Power
  • Turn Your Adversity into an Asset
  • Embrace Change
  • Go For it – Whatever IT is
Tom Champoux

Tom Champoux, President Effectiveness Institute
Effective Communication Styles & Emotional Awareness

Summer Institutes Barbi Riggs

Barbi Riggs, Sweet Home Unified School District
From Para Educator to District Administrator, Building Trusting/Caring Teams

Summer Institutes - Mark Speckmen

Mark Speckman, International Inspirational Presenter/Coach
Figure It Out

  • Recognize interconnectedness of motivation, attitude, talent and potential
  • Can we motivate students?
  • Power of potential
  • Awaken ability to “Figure it Out”
Coach Golden Pat Ruel

Coach Golden Pat Ruel, Seattle Seahawks World Champion/Author
Does Your Brain Control You or Do you Control Your Brain?

Scott Ricardo, President/Founder of Summer Institutes

Scott Ricardo, President/Founder Summer Institutes
PTIS: Positive Team Classroom Management System