Professional Development

Professional Development

Professional Development Program Content

  • Unfiltered information based on innovative research
  • Neutral approaches for unbiased exploration
  • Sophisticated without stuffiness
  • Pose anonymous program questions with iPads, Smartphones, and other devices
  • Decades of experience and top thinkers in their field

Don’t let annual professional development days grow stale or fail to impart key policies. Use these rare moments of community conversation to invigorate and inspire the cornerstone of your educational excellence.

Ensure your faculty feels their time is valuable with cutting edge research and the latest legal issues delivered with engaging, challenging programming. COS programs create new vision and productive debate.


Programming Formats

  • In-person workshops
    • 1 hour
    • Half-day
    • Full-day with multiple presenters
    • Full-day with pre and post online learning and surveys
  • Online learning
    • Live sessions for large group broadcast
    • Live sessions for up to 1000 individual log-on’s
    • Live sessions with up to 4 concurrent workshops
  • On-demand Professional Development Centers
    • Year-long access
    • Versions for elementary, middle and high school faculty
    • Versions for college faculty, coaches and staff
  • Fully customized Professional Development Centers
    • Contain exactly the training topics you select
    • Contain training sessions specific to your institution
    • Contain your school policies and resources

Professional Development Topics

Alcohol | Brain Development
Body Image | Nutrition
Bullying | Cyber-Bullying | Bystander Intervention
Cyber-Smarts | Technology
Finding Balance | Stress and Anxiety
Learning Differences
Marijuana | Inhalants | Over the Counter Drugs | Risk Taking
Sexual Abuse | Sexual Assault
Sexual Harassment | Boundary Setting


Professional Development Programs