Services for International Schools
Equip Your Faculty, Staff, Students, and Community
Onboarding and Continuing Education Made Easy
Each course consists of four units, with a total of 12 training hours. Each unit comprises a combination of short videos, reflective activities, infographics and other handouts, plus unit quiz and supplementary resources for further learning and applying content in various contexts.
These courses are perfect for anyone engaged in the international school world, including:
- Teaching/learning assistants
- School Counselors
- Support Staff
- School Administration
Subscribing a team to our Virtual Training Courses for International School Staff is a great way to ensure that all your staff are familiar with the same key information, and that incoming staff are onboarded effectively to get up to speed. We cover a range of topics that are crucial for educators and other staff in the international school world to be familiar with. Our training is backed with research specific to the international school world.
Course 1: Foundations of International School Student Care
Unit 1: The Cross-Cultural Experiences of your International School Student Body
Unit 2: Preventive TCK Care in the International School Context
Unit 3: Supportive Relationships in International Schools
Unit 4: Creating Community in International Schools
Purchase a single registration for your own professional development, or get a volume discount by purchasing 10 or more subscriptions for your team.
Train Your Whole Community
- Teaching/learning assistants
- Administration and other staff
- Students from K-12: both TCKs and Educational CCKs
We offer both virtual trainings, and in-person school visits. Virtual trainings can include video series - with guides for running your own in-house training, or intended for asynchronous use by your staff for individual PD - as well as "live" virtual workshops.
Build your counseling staff's knowledge and skills in working with the international student population with training courses, such as Debriefing Certification, Counseling TCKs Training (with NCCP accredited hours), and Pathways Certification.
Provide access to PD and family support with a staff membership to our training library,. This includes access to all live workshops for a year, plus our whole library of trainings, and family curriculum for use at home.
School Visit Packages
Bring a TCK Training expert trainer to your school for an in-person training event. Choose from (and combine!) trainings for educators, parents, and students, tailoring the visit to best meet your community's unique needs. In addition to our Foundations Package, we offer three different packages and two additional add-ons to help you craft the perfect blend of training to equip and empower your community.
Preventive TCK Care video series Facilitate your own TCK care workshop with your organization using these series of five 10-15 minute videos and corresponding discussion guides and activities. All discussion guides pair with chapters of the book “Raising Up a Generation of Healthy Third Culture Kids” by Lauren Wells.
Debrief Certification - August 2023
Pathways Certification - Fall 2023
Full Library of Training Workshops
We offer membership packages to groups of staff and parents, which are a great way to outsource parent education and/or provide staff with easy continuing education opportunities where they can pursue they personally find most useful and interesting - knowing that all the content is research-based and specific to the context of global mobility and intercultural living.
You may also wants to purchase workshops to watch as a group, as part of your staff training or professional development. Our workshop distribution licenses allow you to watch a purchased recording as a group, so you can provide training for a specific team or even the whole faculty.
Here are some workshops you may find helpful:
- The Cross Cultural Classroom
- Care for Less-Mobile TCKs: The Stayers
- Research Based TCK Care 101
- Sexual Abuse Awareness Training
- Teaching TCKs about Healthy Boundaries
- Preventing TCK Neglect as an Organizations
- Risk Prevention for Highly Mobile Families
- Understanding Emotional Neglect and Abuse as Parents
- Defining Emotions Training
- The Brain of a TCK
- Tips for TCKs Entering an American University
- Turning TCK Hardships into Resilience-Building Experiences
One license is required for each workshop to be watched as a group, purchased in addition to the cost of the workshop itself.
Email [email protected] for licensing options to show workshops to groups of more than 100 people.