🔆 2 New Courses! Little Things Make You Better & Reshaping Your Staff Meeting from international keynote and author Rushton Hurley. Find the tiles below! 🔆

OUR STAFF IS OUR MOST PRECIOUS INVESTMENT

 

THE CHUSD Board of Education believes that our staff are our most valuable assets, and has a goal to attract, retain, and grow excellent leaders. 

This new site is part of our commitment to you. We believe the professional learning opportunities are exceptional and the flexibility provided will ensure there is something for everyone. We're really excited about offering so many asynchronous leadership courses and communities and will be offering more selections to the menu each year. 

Another feature of the site that we love is how easy it is for you to register. Every item on this site is funded by CHUSD and all administration related to payment will be taken care of by us at the district office. It really can be this easy to find your lead domino and further your leadership journey today!

INVEST in Leaders

CHUSD wants every leader to have a high level of support and access to quality training and mentoring opportunities. 

 

 

Learn TOGETHER

CHUSD wants to create a community in which every current and aspiring leader to have the opportunity to learn and grow.

 

 

PREPARE for Opportunities

We want our people to grow and be ready to grasp new opportunities that might arise at any time and excel in their new positions. 

 

 

Manage Things, LEAD PEOPLE

CHUSD wants to create a community in which every current and aspiring leader has the opportunity to learn and grow.

 

 

LEARN on YOUR SCHEDULE

We understand busy and needing balance in our lives. CHUSD strives to provide professional learning that is flexible and adaptable ... like the best leaders! 

 

 

Find Your PATHWAY

Leaders are everywhere in CHUSD and often underestimate their incredible contributions. I want anyone who is interested in growing as a leader to let us know so we can connect you with professional development opportunities that will ensure both you and CHUSD will grow together. 

 - Lori Villanueva, Superintendent 

 

SCHOOL STAFF

Step 1: Select your learning opportunity and search the related websites. 

Step 2: Request approval from your principal for items with an *.

Step 3: Click Register or Join Waiting List.

 

DISTRICT STAFF

Step 1: Select your learning opportunity and search the related websites. 

Step 2: Request approval from your direct supervisor for items with an *.

Step 3: Click Register or Join Waiting List.

 

CURRENT AND ASPIRING ADMINISTRATORS

Step 1: Select your learning opportunity and search the related websites. 

Step 2: Request approval from Lori/Johnny for items with an *.

Step 3: Click Register or Join Waiting List.

 

1:1 COACHING AND COURSE EXTENSIONS

Step 1: Visit the Leadership Coaching page. 

Step 2: Select ongoing coaching or 3-pack course extensions. 

Step 3: Request approval from Johnny/Lori.

Step 4: Register or Johnny/Lori will connect you with a coach. 

 

The Community

Warm U 

Warm U is one-click premium community access to all Warm Demanders' courses. 

Register separately or choose Warm U which puts all courses and updates from Warm Demanders into your library.

To access Coconut CoursesOrganized Binder, and The Schoolhouse 302 use the tiles below.

All CHUSD can use this all-inclusive access!

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From our Nohea Office Series

The Bring Forward System 

Feel like you might be missing something? Meetings on auto-pilot, with little time to capture the best ideas?

BF system is the backbone of legal and finance offices to manage information.

Ideal for school and district administrators

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From our Nohea Office Series

The School Secretary Blueprint

Are you ready to enhance your organizational system and make leading more doable for administrators?

Includes discussion questions for secretaries and administrators.

Ideal for secretaries and admin assistants

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Increase Productivity and Eliminate Overwhelm

Just released! 

Do you often think about something you need to do while trying to be present with someone close to you?

It's entirely possible to be effectively doing and happily being. 

For everyone who feels swamped!

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Make Your School Remarkable! 

Every effective principal knows culture eats strategy for breakfast.

Learn impactful strategies in 6 weekly lessons designed to help you surface and nurture the genius of your people!

Ideal for school and district administrators!

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Mindfulness is for Everyone!

We believe everyone is a leader and leaders need to exercise self-care before they can help others. 

Easily said and sadly cliché. So what can we actually do during the day to calm our busy heads and make this happen?!

5-15 minute practices for everyone!

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Leading as a Warm Demander

Put people first with intentionality and incredible systems.

8 lessons to help you be a compassionate, courageous, and constructive leader!

Our most popular introductory course. Ideal for all current and aspiring leaders!

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Remarkable Teacher Leaders!

How can we lead without authority? Leadership isn't about job titles.

Learn rarely taught leadership tools and strategies that will help you become a more impactful warm demander leader.

Ideal for teachers and team leaders!

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Leading Impactful Meetings

Just Released!

What kinds of meetings do you intentionally plan to build exceptional clarity and model a growth mindset?

Capture the best of your team and lead more dynamic and impactful meetings!

Excellent for all who lead meetings!

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iPhone Bits & Bites

Becoming an expert iPhone user doesn’t have to be a difficult, time-sucking process.

In fact, this fun course is the exact opposite of that in 8 lessons that are filled with fun and drip to your library weekly. 

Ideal for everyone with an iPhone!

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Be a Facetime Pro

Further grow your tech confidence and skills in a relaxed, learn-at-your-own-pace course filled with tips that translate to any video conversation and software.

Register today for this fun and informative course and be ready for your next long distance catch-up and more.

Ideal for everyone with an iPhone or iPad!

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When Parents Bully the School

Adult bullies require skillful communications and clear expectations.

Bullying expert and NYT best-selling author Jodee Blanco will help you work collaboratively with a challenging parent.

For all educators!

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Candid and Compassionate Feedback

Are you like most leaders and trapped in the circle of nice with your best feedback efforts feeling ineffective? 

Eliminate 9 traps that limit compassionate candor in your leadership and culture!

Use coupon code WARM22

Ideal admin and coaches!

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1:1 Coaching Sessions

Would you like to drill down more deeply into one of our courses or get some help with tech tools or productivity?

We coach educational leaders all over North America. Our confidential sessions are designed to accelerate your learning and fit into your schedule. 

Talk with Lori to begin the process! 

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Just Released!

Teaching Executive Functions

Executive functions are an essential fundamental skillset. 

Go beyond helping students organize their days and learning. with goal-setting, planning, reflection, and organization.

Register with the code WarmU22

For all educators!

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Just Released!

Reshaping Your Staff Meeting

This fun series from Rushton Hurley is designed to help school leaders inspire and be inspired in their staff meetings!

Surface, nurture, and inspire stories of success and build a culture of exploration.

For school administrators!

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Coming May

Tech Timesavers

Did you know that saving 1 minute a day adds up to over 6 hours in a year?

Most people we work with regain 10-20 minutes a day and we've curated all of our most popular video tips for you.

Ideal for everyone!

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 Coming this Summer

The Remarkable School Office

School offices are filled with highly-skilled people who often learn at the school of hard knocks.

Stop feeling like you might be missing something and build remarkable systems!

For administrators and secretaries!

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Coming this Summer

Building a Winning Team

There's a lot of power that can be unleashed in our staff.

Utilize your current staff and recruit top talent, using exceptional strategies and easy-to-use tools provided in Joe and T.J's highly acclaimed Building a Winning Team.

Ideal admin and teacher leaders!

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Just released!

Little Things Make You Better

This one's for teachers and just as it sounds! Lessons on rapport, assignments, instruction, professionalism, and parent communication.

On top of the fantastic content, learning with Rushton is inspiring and a lot of fun!

Ideal for teachers!

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Coming in Summer

Technology, Teamwork, and Excellence

The presence of computers and other technology is no longer special.

Learn how we use what we have, how to share stories of our successes, and how we build a culture of exploration.

For all educators!

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Fullycharged and Fierce Mastermind

Successful people invest in and develop their own knowledge and skills, and then help others do the same.

Leaders grow leaders.

🔖 10 lesson online course with study guides 
💻 a private Fierce Facebook community 
📙 a PDF of Julie's latest book #FULLYCHARGED SYSTEMS 

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Fully Charged Educators Mastermind

 A mastermind is a gathering of people in a supportive community, committed to growing their knowledge and skills.

This virtual mastermind has three parts:

🔖 10 lesson online course with study guides 
💻 a private Facebook community 
📙  a PDF of #FULLYCHARGED~140 Battery Charging Maslow & Bloom Strategies for Students, Parents, and Staff.

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Teaching with Organized Binder

Organized Binder equips teachers with teaching practices that integrate easily with their existing curriculum, while offering students daily practice employing executive functioning skills, habits of mind, and growth mindsets.

Join CEO and expert Mitch Weathers as he demonstrates how to use Organized Binder in a series of excellent tutorials! 

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The Alex Kajitani Series on Highly Effective Teaching

LESSON 1: HOW TO BUILD RELATIONSHIPS WITH STUDENTS

Easy-to-Implement Strategies to Help Teachers Build Positive and Impactful Relationships with ALL Students!     

📀 Video            📝 Handout

 

LESSON 2: CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT (PART 1)

Commanding the Classroom.     

📀 Video            📝 Handout

 

LESSON 3: CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT (PART 2)

How to Teach Procedures So You Stress Less & Teach More.   

📀 Video            📝 Handout

 

LESSON 4: THE HIGHLY ENGAGED CLASSROOM

Six Pillars of the Highly-Engaged Classroom.     

📀 Video            📝 Handout

 
LESSON 5: WORKING WITH PARENTS, COLLEAGUES, & YOUR PRINCIPAL 

How to Engage the Critical Stakeholders in Helping You & Your Students Succeed.   

📀 Video            📝 Handout

 

LESSON 6: LOOKING AHEAD - BUILDING A LONG-TERM CAREER AS AN EDUCATOR

Thriving and staying balanced as an educator for many years to come!
📀 Video            📝 Handout

 

À LA CARTE MENU

FREE videos, articles, and templates. Click, share, and come back as often as you like!

  

Dynamic Meetings

🔥 Sheets One-Stop Shopping Agenda with Missionkeepers and Bring Forward sections (download) 

🔥 Sheets One-Stop Shopping Agenda with Missionkeepers and Bring Forward sections AND HOW TO USE (download)

🔥 Silence Does the Heavy Lifting via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Meetingitis via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Meeting Déjà Vu: We Talked About This Last Year, Right? via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Be Right at the End of the Meeting by David Cote (video)

🔥 One-stop shopping documents folder with ... 
     👉🏼 Policy/procedure in Sheets (template)
     👉🏼 Traffic Light (template)
     👉🏼 Agenda samples in Sheets from Warm Demanders and Nohea (templates)
     👉🏼 Goals Document (template)

 

Organization

 

Productivity

🔥 Time Blocking Big Rock via FranklinCovey (video) 

🔥 Adding is Favored Over Subtracting in Problem Solving via Nature.com (article) 

🔥 So Much STUFF! via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Meeting with Myself via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 The 2-minute Rule (video) 

🔥 Time Blocking (video) 

 

Culture

🔥 The Ideal Team Player via Pat Lencioni (video)

🔥 Making Practices Practical: Building and Sustaining a Positive Culture

🔥 Making Practices Practical: Being Mission-Driven

🔥 Carefronting and Having Courageous Conversations via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Be a Manager AND a Leader  via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Basketball Coach Steve Kerr is a Warm Demander

🔥 Building a Culture and Making Your School Irresistible (video )

🔥 We Need People to Keep Us Accountable via John Maxwell (video)

🔥 If People Have to Follow You, How Do You Know if You're a Good Leader? via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Crabs in a Bucket via Warm Demanders (article)

 

Inspiration

🔥 Warm Demanders Quotes (pics)

🔥 The Best Research is Me-search via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Smooth Stones Take Time via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 False Summits via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Leadership and Rubik's Cubes via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 A Lesson From Goldilocks via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Finding Home Base via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Problem or Fact of Life? via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Staying True to Your Dreams via Warm Demanders (article)

🔥 Say the Why, Lead the Way via Warm Demanders (article)

   

Video Tech Tips 

🔥 10 Little Known Tech Timesavers for Leaders (separated below)

  1. Chrome Colored Tab Groups
  2. Chrome Settings on Startup
  3. Ten Last Closed Tabs
  4. Excel Data Validations
  5. Chrome Tabs 1-9
  6. Outlook and Gmail for Phone
  7. Outlook for Web
  8. Copy and Paste (Microsoft)
  9. Copy and Paste (Excluding Microsoft)
  10. Google Calendar Single Touch

Notes 

  1. Always use your CHUSD email address. 
  2. CHUSD has complete access to Warm U (The Community) and those who subscribe get automatic updates throughout the year. 
  3. Courses are in your Library (click your image at the top-right). 
  4. Please upload a photo you like to all of your accounts so people know you're a real person and not a shadow-head. 😉
  5. You can always log in at the bottom right of this menu if you're on a different computer or tablet. 
  6. Download our Kajabi app and watch your progress on the go! (IOS, Android). Instructions are also sent when you register.
  7. Please comment as much as possible and reply to other people's messages in the video lessons.