Professional Development for CommonLit 360

Enhance your team’s skills, knowledge and confidence with professional development focused on a successful rollout of CommonLit 360.

CommonLit’s Professional Development

Flexible. Affordable. Effective.

We offer professional development programs that work best for your team.

  • Personalized Virtual Sessions

    Schedule up to four engaging sessions for your school. Your account manager will work directly with your team to design a professional learning plan throughout the year.

  • Live Webinars

    Get unlimited access to live webinars led by CommonLit’s Professional Development team. Learn about best practices, upcoming units, and more.

  • On-Demand Learning

    Access dozens of self-paced modules at your fingertips. Internalize and plan for each CommonLit 360 unit and explore best practices for reading, writing, discussion and more.

  • On-Site Professional Development

    Bring CommonLit’s expert facilitators to your district. Set your team up for success with hands-on learning and professional development tailored for your team.

Our Professional Development Options

With School Essentials PRO Plus, you’ll get access to many professional development opportunities. Dive into webinars, on-demand modules, virtual training & more.

School Essentials PRO Plus



per school / year for 3-4 years

Professional Learning

  • Kickoff webinars
  • On demand training modules
  • Quarterly virtual trainings for CommonLit 360
  • Curriculum consulting for CommonLit 360
Add-on: On-Site Professional Development
  • One Facilitator: $6,000 per day
  • Two Facilitators: $8,000 per day

On-Site Professional Development

Jump start your implementation with our on-site program.

CommonLit 360 Foundations

Jumpstart Day 1

  • Introduction to CommonLit 360
  • Getting Ready to Teach Unit 1
  • Preparing to Teach a CommonLit 360 Reading Lesson
  • Best Practices for Teaching a CommonLit 360 Reading Lesson

CommonLit 360 Foundations

Jumpstart Day 2

  • Best Practices for Teaching a CommonLit 360 Writing Lesson
  • Beyond Reading and Writing: Related Media Explorations, Discussion Lessons and Vocabulary in CommonLit 360
  • Structured and Supported Planning Time

Download a Sample Unit Internalization Module

Get a peek of what to expect from our CommonLit 360 Professional Development.

”CommonLit has been a game changer. It provides a common language for teachers. The PD is intentionally designed, and we’ve had more buy-in and success than we ever envisioned. We’ve even seen the level of instructional conversations increase across the district.”
Angela Szakasits
Secondary Instructional Coach, ELA
Pender County Schools

Ready to get started?

Access flexible professional development options that meet your team’s needs. Get in touch to learn how we can help you.