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Customizable Professional Development

  • BOOST™

    Customizable Professional Developement in action.

    Pinpoint Your Professional Development Plan With BOOST™

    The growing emphasis on STEM education and the introduction of rigorous new standards have intensified the need for effective professional development for front line math and science educators.

    That’s where the new T³™ BOOST program from Texas Instruments can play a significant role in your school or district.

    What is BOOST?

    It’s a “right-sized” professional development program focused on helping math and science educators integrate technology effectively and successfully into instruction. It’s flexible and customized so it delivers the right “boost” for your instructional initiatives.

    How does it work?

    Our new T³ BOOST program blends both on-site and online professional development and coaching to help educators learn to use TI technologies as a core component of instruction. You can choose a package based on your specific needs and the number of teachers who will participate. The schedule shown here provides an sample initial “roadmap” for a BOOST program. The T³ BOOST Program can be modified and can include additional coaching based on your teachers needs.


    A Sample Program - $30,420* 

    Month One:

    Two days of initial professional development

    Month Two:

    One webinar & a 3-day coaching visit

    Month Three:

    Webinar

    Month Four:

    3-day coaching visit

    Month Five:

    Webinar

    Month Six:

    3-day coaching visit & one day of professional development


    BOOST : A Closer Look

    The TI Education team works with math and science educators around the world and in our conversations with you and your colleagues, we’ve heard your requests for more in-depth professional development support and coaching. The T³ BOOST Program will cover high-priority topics for educators, through the different types of professional development listed below. Details about the topics can be found here.

    Program Elements 

    T³ Professional Development Workshop Days  Learn from our leading T³ instructors as you explore using the technology and integrating effectively into both classroom and lab instruction. BOOST is available for middle grades and high school math and science. Click here to see our complete workshop lineup.

    T³ Coaching Our experts come to your school sites to work one-on-one with teachers, answering questions, providing support, and modeling best practices.

    T³ Webinars These online PD opportunities keep teachers engaged and continually building critical professional skills. Topics will be customized to best meet your local needs.

    Math and Science Nspired Lessons Explore the wealth of free, curriculum-aligned lessons available with TI-Nspire.

    Ready for a BOOST?

    Complete our online form and a TI Professional Development consultant will contact you. The BOOST Program is based on the quality, innovation, and breakthrough approaches developed by our highly respected T³ - Teachers Teaching with Technology organization.

    *Base pricing for 10 teachers. Additional professional development days, coaching days, and webinars may be purchased.
    • Custom Options

      Customizable Professional Developement in action.
      A T³™ customized professional development program is ideal for educators, schools and districts who want to become more proficient in integrating TI technology into their curriculum. Facilitated by
      T³ – Teachers Teaching with Technology™ instructors, TI customized PD is just that – professional development customized to your needs.

      We bring professional development to you – your school, your district, your region – and can also provide online training with certified experts. You and your educators train with a schedule that suits your needs.

      You set the dates, times and location (based on instructor availability), as well as the technology, topic coverage and alignment to curriculum.

      Plan your professional development to meet your needs

      • The TI professional development team will work with math and science leaders to develop a program customized for your school or district, including face-to-face professional development, in-class coaching, and online webinars.
      • Design the content of your workshops and webinars to align with curriculum and available technology. Choose from current materials, or request materials created specifically for your school or disctict.
      • Determine the best schedule for workshops and/or follow-up webinars based on your school calendar and the needs of your classroom educators and/or leaders.

      Customize the content of your workshops and webinars to include:

      • Understanding the power of TI technology’s key mathematical, scientific, and pedagogical features
      • Exploring how to customize classroom-ready materials
      • Learning how available online activities best fit your curriculum
      • Discovering the assessment opportunities of the action/consequence approach

      Schedule workshops and webinars for classroom educators and/or math and science leaders:

      • Workshops and webinars can occur throughout the school year and during the summer
      • Schedule workshops during the school week or on the weekend
      • Use professional development days built into your school calendar for training days.
      • Schedule webinars before school, during common planning time or after school in the afternoon or evening
      • Webinars can be recorded and made available on-demand

      A Sample Program


      2 days of PD in Summer
      3 days of coaching in Semester 1
      1 day of PD during in-service day
      3 days of coaching in Semester 2

      To learn more about pricing and put together a plan tailored to your school or district, contact your Inside Sales Consultant (ISC).