Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I participate in the Discover You™ Training?
The Discover You™ delivery model offers practical skills gained through live and independent learning via virtual learning; our trainers continue to support you in your personal and professional journey beyond the training. Our unique combination of concepts and skills, offered over time, via experiential lessons, changes lives. Discover You™ helps you foster real relationships while you learn and grow, preparing you for strong interactions and great impact, supported by easy-to-follow lesson plans. We help students tackle challenges, build resilience, care for their wellbeing, and grow their academic success by increasing their courage, confidence, and connection.
Where do I register for training courses?
Do I need to take all the courses at once?
Of course not! You can take the courses at your own pace. All of the course training dates are on our website, you can build as you go.
What is the cost of training?
Training varies from $1,499 – $2,999 depending on how you enroll in courses.
Is there funding available to cover the cost?
Organizations typically utilize their professional development resources to access Discover You™. In addition, there are various grants and scholarships available.
Can I receive continuing education credits for participating in training?
Yes! For the state of Michigan, all training is recognized in the MiRegistry Professional Development System and is available for SCECHes. Discover You™ training has been submitted for continuing education credit with multiple agencies
How do I access all of my material for the training sessions? What about student workbooks?
Once registered, your coaches’ manuals will be sent directly to you. All material for the training is on the Discover You™ platform including writable PDF downloads of the student workbooks.
How is Discover You™ training different from other programs?
Discover You™ is a self-authored curriculum based on our direct experience helping students develop resilience and foster hope. We complement our student curriculum with extensive professional development for the adults using our content with students. Discover You™ provides ongoing professional development and support services for organizations and educational institutions implementing our programs. In addition, Discover You™ provides tools and training to integrate all school and out-of-school-time programs, including disciplinary procedures, restorative justice practices, student engagement, and school improvement.
I have completed the Fostering Resilient Youth course, what do I do now?
After you have completed the Fostering Resilient Youth course, register at http://www.discoveryou.org for our next two course offerings
- Personal Growth and Development and
- Mental and Emotional Wellbeing
Does my Discover You™ Coach License ever expire? Do I need to renew any content?
No, once you have completed all of the courses to become a coach the content is yours to implement.
Are there any ongoing licensing fees to utilize the Discover You™ content?
No. We understand the budget needs in education and out-of-school-time. Once you have participated in courses and have access to the student programs you plan to implement the content and lesson plans are yours to use. We do have ongoing support which you can opt into that may require a nominal annual membership fee.
Who do I reach out to for more information?
For any logistical and technical support regarding courses and training: firstname.lastname@example.org
For inquiries for additional services and any non-technical questions or logistical questions: email@example.com
Are there other services Discover You™ provides?
We want to share what we have learned through years of experience in positive youth development both in and out of the classroom. Discover You™ can provide specialized professional development and training for education, out-of-school-time programs, leadership development, fund development, and implementation strategies. We know what we know because we have lived it, tried it, figured it out, and are constantly learning. We can partner with your teams and organizations to help you reach your goals for adults and youth alike.
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