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Beyond New Teacher Academy (NTA) for Elementary Teachers

Beyond New Teacher Academy (NTA) for Elementary Teachers

Multiple dates


8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.




Get supportive collaboration and professional development based on the needs of elementary teachers during this training.

Date: Multiple dates


8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.


Training dates:

Aug. 20, 2024

Nov. 14, 3034

Jan. 30, 2025

May 1, 2025




Free with the use of grant funds;

Lunch is provided;

Learn more about the Comprehensive Package and see a list of participating districts here >

Prerequisites: None

CEUs: Teacher CEU

Learning objectives:

  • Explore content standards and apply strategies for more effective teaching practices.

  • Participate in coaching sessions that will support strategies implemented.

  • Reflect on practices.


Beyond New Teacher Academy (NTA) is NEW this year. Beyond NTA is designed to support elementary teachers in years 2, 3, and beyond! The sessions will be structured around standards, procedures, and fostering collaboration with other regional elementary teachers. There will be four professional development days at Sourcewell and three individual coaching days in their classroom. Content will be presented, collaboratively discussed, and applied to lesson planning for use in their classrooms. Attendees will have the opportunity to take Catalyst Whole Group Classroom Leadership and attend Catalyst Live.

About the leader:

Sourcewell education consultants Julie Benson and Jen McLachlan will lead this training. Together they have 50+ years of experience in education in both secondary and elementary schools.

Event Registration

Registration deadline: Aug. 5, 2024

Check-in: 8 a.m.

Questions: education@sourcewell-mn.gov

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