Training and education is an essential component in creating safer schools and community spaces for LGBTQA young people in the Capital Region. For over 20 years, the Pride Center of the Capital Region has delivered comprehensive trainings and presentations for K-12 schools, colleges, and youth-serving organizations.
In 2016 alone, we reached over 2,700 K-12 students, teachers, and administrative staff. Our staff are experts in providing engaging workshops for students and professional development trainings for adults seeking to improve the educational experience for LGBTQA young people.
To request a training, please contact our Director of Programs at email@example.com, or by completing this form.
Training & Education Services are designed for a variety of audiences, including:
Large Student Assemblies
School Support Staff
Student Clubs and Teams
The Pride Center engages over 200 school districts, as well as private and charter schools, including:
Albany City Schools
Brunswick-Brittonkill Central Schools
Cobleskill-Richmondville Central Schools
Coxsackie-Athens Central Schools
Fort Plain Central Schools
Hoosic Valley Central Schools
Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School
Hudson City Schools
Lake George Central Schools
Mayfield Central Schools
Schenectady City Schools
Schuylerville Central Schools
Troy City Schools
Whitehall Central Schools
Each training and presentation is then individualized by our professional staff trainers to meet your unique needs. Customized trainings and presentations not found in this catalogue are also available by request.
Length of Trainings and Presentations
The below descriptions provide the minimum required length for each training and presentation. The Pride Center often receives feedback from audience members expressing the desire for more time. When scheduling a training or presentation, we recommend that you consider requesting more than the required minimum to allow for the greatest impact.
Pride Center Information Presentations
Each training and presentation includes a brief overview of the programs and services available through the Pride Center of the Capital Region.
Training and Presentation Fees
Training and Presentations are offered to K-12 Institutions for a reasonable fee. To receive a quote, please contact Jen Maley-Wheeler, Director of Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-462-6138 x13.