Seminars

Dr. Adolph Brown is a highly acclaimed professional speaker at countless conventions, school districts and conferences. He offers an entertaining yet powerfully inspiring message to educate his audiences.

The break-out of the main group into smaller classroom-type lecture groups. Attendees are divided into several concurrent sessions to hear special material on differing special interest topics.

(Most Presentations have Parts II & III involving more In-depth Coverage and Exploration of Topics)

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Embracing Diversity & Equity Training - Appreciation for Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Speakers for Inservice Staff Professional Development Training for Businesses, Colleges & Schools

Newtown Elementary School Dr Adolph Brown

"Moving From Will To Skill!  Embracing Diversity & Equity in the Workplace Training That Works!™" with Dr. Adolph Brown & his third grade teacher, Mrs. Susan Tolley (Often facilitated for corporations, schools & small businesses) reminds us all of the importance of " deliberate relationships" in businesses, schools, and in our communities.  Just as we all bring our talents to work with us, we also bring our life experiences. These Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace Diversity Speakers are unlike any other as they demonstrate firsthand how successful Diversity in the Workplace can be for schools and businesses alike,  This presentation focuses on "The Appreciation for Diversity" and "double-standards" are not presented and new ways for individuals to be offended are not offered.  The mission is to help create positive diversity in the workplace environment for ALL.  

 

"Teachers Really Do Make a Positive Difference!™" (Often faciliated for educators, school districts, & DOD programs) acknowledges and recognizes the fact that teachers at all grade levels just want to know they make a difference. In this presentation, they see it firsthand as these education speakers engage your staff on your Opening Day of School, Teacher Professional Development,  Staff Development, Opening Convocation, Teacher In-service, or Back to School In-service.

Doc & Susan TolleyDr. Brown and his third grade teacher, Mrs. Susan Tolley encourage, celebrate, and inspire teachers by demonstrating what good teachers do in "the best of worlds." Budget shortfalls, cuts, and restraints can contribute to low productivity, poor morale, and loss of focus on what's importance - making a positive difference in the lives of students. Doc & Mrs. Tolley remind educators of their most important role of ensuring successful student outcomes and achievement, while working in environments of budgetary decline and uncertainty.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Revive their passion for relationship-building and moving beyond "sensitivity" to "an understanding."
  2. Recognize "blindspots" and become more creative in less resourceful times.
Corporations, DOD Schools, School Administrators, Teachers, School Counselors, all School Staff & Personnel, & Small Businesses
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Uncompromised Excellence

The State Test Taking Pep Rally Assembly: The "CAN -DO" Attitude!

A little stress over standardized tests can keep young people on their toes, but too much will knock them off their feet. Doc uses the popular “pep rallies” of his student-athlete days and uses his fun and attention-getting strategies to get today’s students excited and motivated to do their best on upcoming standardized tests.

Learning Objectives

Doc designed this program to help schools prepare their students for their respective state assessment test by:

  1. Motivating the students and staff by developing a positive attitude.
  2. Encourage each student to set a goal to do his or her personal best in life and on the state assessment test.
Educators and Students
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New

The Conscious Classroom™

This keynote will explore the pedagogy of the marginalized, while exposing hidden biases. This talk will bridge the "academic curriculum" of reading, writing, and arithmetic with the "citizenship curriculum" of a student's personal classroom experiences.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Improve upon the standard approaches to youth development aimed to promote individual success, by examining the inequities that inhibit it.
  2. Treat students not as marginal, but making room for ALL student learners in the 'wheelbarrow of public education.'
Designed for educators at all levels
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Preparation for the Future

Achievement Beyond the Classroom. Career & Technical Education in a Global Society & Economy.™

Doc explores and encourages the use of "Rigor, Relevance, Relationships, & Real Talk" to motivate educators (at all levels) to GET OUT OF THE BOX and get the attention of every student learner. Achievement Beyond the Classroom simply means more focus on the things that matter the most – Relationship Building & Attitude Shaping of our young for future college or career success.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Emphasis on the sense of entitlement workforce, classroom management, drop out prevention, behavior modification, parent involvement (for secondary students), and community engagement in schools.
  2. Participants will understand the significance of providing a learning experience filled with Rigor, Relevance, Relationships, and "Real Talk."
Designed for educators at all levels
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Real Talk™ More Reality, Less Rhetoric!

Real Talk™ positively addresses “the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth” dealing with everything from relationships, family, today’s youth, diversity, leadership, and education. Doc humorously exposes issues that many avoid in the ‘politically-correct’ climate. If society privately thinks about it or secretly talks about it, Real Talk™ addresses it!

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Real Talk leads to Real Action.
  2. Real Action leads to Real Results!
Appropriate for ALL audiences!
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For Guaranteed Success

Teaching Outside of the Box: A Fresh Perspective for Educators™

Start the year off with a 'can do' attitude and enthusiasm while learning research proven strategies on how to motivate students, support your colleagues and parents, create a responsive classroom, and effective and efficient classroom management.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Participants will gain an appreciation for orienting themselves toward a positive Attitude, Aptitude, and Altitude for the upcoming school year and learning to keep the naysayers, complainants, and bad mouthing of others at bay.
  2. Participants will understand the significance of providing a learning experience filled with Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships.
New and veteran educators alike.
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Against All Odds "Dare to Care"™

This presentation will stress the importance of providing the best strategies in classroom management and effective teaching with regards to behavior issues and discipline concerns. Help young people by developing positive language and critical thinking skills in the midst of a myriad of distractions and vast exposure to a host of maladaptive media. After all, the words we chose to use are often a determinant of our behavior.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Explore the verbal dynamics of today’s youth through language, articulations, mannerisms, music and understand the many varied ways youth have today to connect and relate.
  2. Our attitudes and perspectives will be confronted as we become empowered to discover new and positive ways of looking at and responding to all young people, especially one of today’s most prominent youth cultures: Hip Hop.
Professionals & Paraprofessionals
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Ahead of the Curve

Zap the Gap! Closing the TRUST (Achievement) Gap™

This presentation will provide the audience with an understanding of social and economic factors that place youth at risk. Learn proven strategies for effectively supporting teaching and learning. Inspire and motivate today’s youth to succeed by getting the attention of every student learner. Doc tells of uncanny adventures he has had in and outside of the classroom and of his own life experiences. Within these humorous and heartfelt stories, Doc delivers a message that pertains to all. It is a message of hope, dedication and the will to NEVER LEAVE A CHILD BEHIND.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Primarily address removing barriers from student learning, ranging from issues of poverty, marginalized groups, to students with disabilities, and MUCH MORE!
  2. Catching it early is the proposed best method to handle these issues coupled with parental involvement, teaching excellence, strategic partnerships and incentives. Conclude with the ultimate message of “NEVER GIVE UP ON ANY STUDENT!”
Professionals & Paraprofessionals
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Exceptional!

I MISS MY DADDY! Fathers Do Matter.™

Created to help participants meet the challenge of embracing fathers to communicate the significance of their role in the life of their children.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program the attendees will gain the following:

  1. Participants will learn to help all fathers, including young, incarcerated, expectant, and long distance fathers, become more accountable, responsible, and available.
  2. Participants will learn the elements of creating a father-focused program that enlightens, inspires, and empowers fathers to better all aspects of their life.
Professionals & Paraprofessionals
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