Why Should I Enroll in this E-Course?

This motivational PD aims to remind educators of the transformational power intrinsically connected to the rapport-building process. JT inspires attendees through his unique ability to communicate valuable lessons through inspiring narratives.

JT will share strategies for building relationships with difficult-to-reach students. Also, themes related to adverse childhood experiences, trauma, and poverty will be discussed. Attendees will also examine the latest research on social-emotional learning and gain practical strategies for cultivating the whole child in school. JT Taylor will persuade educators to not only teach but to "Reach Before You Teach." Every educator will leave this PD inspired to embrace a student-centered philosophy that has proven to increase student achievement. 

How is the course structured?

With 20 days of unlimited access to this presentation, attendees will have more than enough time to dive deep into the research about relationships and the rapport building process. This 40 minute lecture/seminar is designed to facilitate engagement and interaction in a virtual setting.

This online course is formatted to be both digestible and robust. All who enroll will grasp a more complete understanding of research-based strategies for meeting the unique needs of culturally and linguistically diverse students.

How do I enroll large groups?

For schools or districts desiring to enroll groups larger than 10 educators, please email [email protected] Thank you.

Contact Us

For all other inquiries related to Purpose Pushers Academy, pricing, and/or content, please email [email protected]

"Build Capacity. Inspire Purpose."

Jahkari “JT” Taylor is an award-winning educator, researcher, instructional coach, author, entrepreneur, and highly-sought after speaker. He has presented across the nation at K-12 schools, colleges/universities, and professional conferences. Throughout his career, he has won numerous awards including the Iota Phi Lambda Emerald Educator Award, Teacher of the Year for Oscar Smith High School, and Overall City-Wide Teacher of the Year for Chesapeake Public Schools. In 2019, JT was selected as an ASCD Emerging Leader for the 2019 cohort.

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30 Days of unlimited access!

Improved Instruction

Teachers have reported that instructional coaching has improved the quality of their instruction (Charner & Medrich, 2017).

Additional Instructional Tools

Teachers have also self-reported that their knowledge of research-based strategies increased as a result of receiving instructional coaching (Charner & Medrich, 2017)

Improved Collective Efficacy

Additionally, teachers have expressed a new interest in professional learning to improve their craft as a result of instructional coaching (Charner & Medrich, 2017).