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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. As a trusted partner, we have adapted our professional development services to respond to your needs with new platforms, tools and resources. 

While you are dealing with overwhelming practical issues in your districts, know that we will continue to be a trusted partner.  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
Starts October 15 (Thursdays) Catalog #3227


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


 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 


Paraprofessional Educators

ONLINE 7 week series

with Abby Hanscom 

Paraeducators are key school personnel who support students across all environments, including classrooms, small group settings and in the life of the school and community.  Contact Maureen Huddleston at to arrange for your district.