Professional Development

Luster Learning Institute provides professional development training to districts, schools, individual teachers and social workers.

We believe a successful school-wide program must include:

  • Quality professional development training for teachers
  • Quality classroom programming for students
  • A long-term support and evaluation structure for administrators, teachers and staff

The following is a breakdown of our professional development services. Please contact us at to inquire about these services. 

  • Calm Classroom Train-the-Trainer Program
    • This 2.5-day on-site training is intended for district staff or staff from community organizations that support programming in schools. Participants will learn how to train teachers and provide support services for school-wide Calm Classroom program implementation.
  • Calm Classroom School-Wide Training
    • This 2-hour on-site training supports teachers, administrators and support staff in learning how to introduce, teach and sustain the Calm Classroom program school-wide.
    • Topics include: Stress & the Brain, Mindfulness, Program Research, How to Teach, and Calm Classroom Management.
  • Calm Classroom Academy E-Learning Training

Level 1

Starting at $25

✓ Manual & Audio Set

Calm Classroom Manual & Audio Track set: Our step-by-step manual includes 3-minute scripted breathing, focusing, relaxation and stretching techniques that are easy to learn and teach! The audio tracks can be used to learn the tone and pacing of the techniques as well as to deliver the techniques to students.

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Level 2

Starting at $65

✓ Manual & Audio Tracks
✓ Calm Classroom Academy

Calm Classroom Manual & Audio Tracks

Academy Online Training Course: Our 2-hour online training course is designed to train teachers, social workers and administrators on the best practices in teaching and management of the Calm Classroom program.

The Academy training will add value

  • Learn how to introduce the program to students, peers and parents in the most meaningful manner
  • Guides you through a series of the practices and reflection processes, immersing you into the experience that Calm Classroom will be providing to your students.
  • Online videos that integrate the audio Calm Classroom techniques with images of nature to enhance the calming and restorative effects for students who may not be closing their eyes during practice.
  • Learn to share the most important points with students from the research to help create deeper buy-in.
  • Learn how to most effectively teach and integrate the Student Ambassador campaign, Any time, Any Place campaign and the Student Leaders campaign to support full student engagement and personal responsibility.
  • Create and personalize the best daily implementation structure for your classroom.
  • Adapt and integrate your existing classroom management process to include Calm Classroom.
  • Access to worksheets, roll-out calendar, checklists and videos to share with students.
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Level 3

Starting at $115
Best Deal ($150 value)

✓ Manual & Audio Tracks
✓ Calm Classroom Academy
✓ Poster Sets
✓ Focusing Chime

Calm Classroom Manual & Audio Tracks

Academy Online Training Course

Student Ambassador Campaign Posters: This campaign is designed to empower students by giving them simple responsibilities that prepare the classroom to transition into and out of Calm Classroom.

Any Time, Any Place Campaign Posters: This campaign is designed to assist students in learning how to apply Calm Classroom to their everyday lives by introducing them to three techniques that they can practice at anytime, anywhere.

Focusing Chime: The Focusing Chime can be used for the “Bell Focus” technique as well as to begin or end any Calm Classroom technique.

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