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    Join us for REEA's own Gold Standard Instructor (GSI) IDW #1, #2 and #3!

    "Gold Standard Instructor Development Workshops"

    Virtually and Live and in person during our Annual REEA Conference


    Save the Dates for Online Zoom Classes Coming in 2024!

    REEA GSI IDW #1 - February 14, 2024 Live in Mobile, Alabama
    REEA GSI IDW #2 - February 16, 2024 Live in Birmingham, Alabama
    REEA GSI Train-The Trainer - March 15 & 16, 2024 via Zoom
    (You must be a REEA Member in good standing and a certified REEA GSI to take this class)
    REEA GSI IDW #1 - April 5, 2024, via Zoom

    REEA GSI IDW #2 - April 6, 2024, via Zoom


    Live and in Person at our
    2024 Annual REEA Conference in Memphis, TN

    REEA GSI IDW #1 - June 26, 2024

    REEA GSI IDW #2 - June 26, 2024

    REEA GSI IDW #3 - June 29, 2024

    Registration is now Open!

    All REEA GSI IDW classes are only $179/each.

    REEA GSI members are welcome to join us for a refresher of any REEA GOLD IDW class for only $99.00 each!

    As of January 1, 2021 all REEA Gold IDW classes must be taken in order; #1, #2 and #3.


    Instructor Development Workshops (IDWs) are offered by REEA Members across the country.  See below for a list of upcoming IDWs and register today!


    Instructor Development Workshop

    Become a REEA Gold Standard Instructor!


    Contact REEA Headquarters to schedule or find a location near you!

    REEA’s Gold Standard Instructor Certification, a three-part Instructor Development Workshop series, is designed to enhance instructor delivery and improve student learning. 

    REEA understands the importance properly skilled instructors play in creating a highly engaging learning environment for students. With this in mind, REEA has designed the curriculum for the series of IDWs to support the development of this skill set. It provides critical training for both new and current instructors.

    REEA’s IDW series is available to support instructor training needs in your jurisdiction or region as well as your organization.

    Take all three Instructor Development Workshops and as a Member of REEA you will earn your GOLD certification!


    For Organizations and Jurisdictions Looking for Instructor Training Solutions, REEA Has Developed a Three-Part Series to Help
    • Boost the performance of your instructors to new heights
    • Enhance the student experience through engagement in the classroom
    • Increase student retention and improve student outcomes through activities and engagement
    • Increase instructor satisfaction by fostering a classroom environment that raises student confidence levels
    • Be known for offering Gold Standard instruction with certified instructors for every course delivered under your direction


    Participants Will Learn How to Execute These Principles of a Dynamic Classroom
    • Self-examination of philosophy, styles and techniques causes greater awareness of instructor effectiveness.
    • Student engagement fosters increased learning.
    • Instructor effectiveness increases with expertise of the learning styles of today’s students.
    • assessment tools into instruction ensures students are learning.
    • Use of new tools and techniques will create a dynamic, interesting, supportive, and fun classroom experience.


    This Three-Part Instructor Development Workshop “IDW” is Designed to Enhance Instructor Delivery and Improve Student Learning
    • IDW #1 - Lays the Foundation of Interactive Learning and Self-Assessment
    • IDW #2 - Applies the Principles in Classroom Activities
    • IDW #3 - Explores Cutting Edge Tools & Technologies That Make Teaching & Learning Fun!
    REEA IDW #1, #2, and #3 Outline

    Is your organization or jurisdiction interested in hosting an Instructor Development Workshop written by some of the "Best of the Best" in the industry?

    Contact REEA Headquarters for additional information and scheduling.

    REEA GSI IDW Brochure

    Climbing The Instructor Mountain Brochure
    REEA IDW Testimonial Flyer

    Looking for an IDW to present in your state? Contact REEA at to learn how we can bring these fabulous classes to you and your instructors.

    Do you have an upcoming IDW you want to advertise? Complete and submit this submission form. (You must be a REEA Member in good standing in order to advertise your upcoming IDW classes on this page.)

    Note: Except for the REEA approved Gold Standard IDW, REEA nor its Officers and Board of Directors endorse or sanction any IDW’s listed here. We provide this list as a benefit to our members, and although we believe our instructor members are the best of the best, it is your responsibility to evaluate any course and/or instructor selected from this list per your normal protocol.

    IDWs listed on this page are offered by REEA members in good standing. To submit an upcoming IDW that you will be presenting, please complete and return the REEA Upcoming IDW Submission Form to REEA Headquarters at or 520-609-2380.

    Click here to learn more about becoming a member REEA and JOIN today!

    Instructor Development Workshop - Asynchronous Class written and presented by Richard Gallegos, DREI, AVR ♦ CE
    This course serves as a valuable foundation for instructors and licensees interested in improving in the areas of education, teaching, and communication, and tech use.   Registration Link



    2022 - San Antonio, Texas

    2023 - Las Vegas, Nevada



    Amy Adams, GSI Deb Airola, GSI Tim Allen, GSI
    Ennis Antoine, GSI Robert Arguelles, GSI Alisha Austin, GSI
    R. Eric Axelson, GSI Mr. Brad Barker, DREI, GSI, REEA Past President Mr. Mark Barker, DREI, GSI, REEA Past President
    Josh Barker, GSI Ms. Theresa Barnabei, GSI, GSL, REEA Past President Scotty Beal, GSI JD
    Kevin Beck, GSI Kim Beebe, GSI Michelle Behrendt, DREI, GSI
    Ms. Ivy Beloff, GSI Kimberly Benefield, GSI Stormie Benfield, DREI, GSI
    Janis Benstock, GSI Debra G Betolatti, GSI Mr. George Biederman, GSI
    Michelle Bippus, GSI Edward Blackman, GSI Nichole Blackman, GSI
    Mr. Curtis A. Blake Jr Marilyn Bostick, GSI Velore Brown, GSI
    Fredrick G. Buehler, Jr.,MBA, PhD., DREI, GSI, GRI Mr. Christopher Burell, GSI Zelda Cain, GSI
    Julie Campbell, GSI Sharon Carstens, GSI Carmen Elizabeth Cartagena, GSI
    Ms. Cindy S. Chandler, DREI, GSI Richard Christenbury, GSI Concetta Cirigliano, GSI
    Leslie Clauson, DREI Inactive, GSI Karen Climer, GSI John H. Collier, GSI
    Mrs Candace K. Cooke, GSI Betsy Coyne, GSI Scott Culberson, GSI
    Kenneth Cunningham, GSI Matt Davies, GSI Cheryl Lynn Davis, GSI
    Dr. Cynthia Davis, GSI Mrs Chanda Davis-Lanier, GSI Jon J Day, GSI
    Alisha DeBerry, DREI, GSI Katheryn DeClerck, GSI Dee Denton, GSI
    Andrea Inman Detrick, GSI Jan-Marie Elder, GSI Mr. Leonard C. Elder, JD, DREI, GSI
    Jan Ellingson, DREI, GSI Kandye Ellis, DREI, GSI Ann Enos, GSI
    Mr. Mike Everett, GSI Dr. Robert G. Falter, GSI Ph.D Frank Fields, MAEd, DREI, GSI
    Margaret M Finel, GSI Francis X Finigan, GSI Foster FitzHugh, GSI
    David C Forward, GSI, CDEI David Fralix, GSI Mr. Silas Frazier JR, GSI
    Jeb Fuller, GSI Mrs Lillie LaVette Fuse Williams, GSI SRES,MRP Bill Gallagher, DREI, GSI
    Joseph Gehl, GSI Becky Gervers, GSI John Gillam, DREI, GSI, GSL
    Rica Gilmore, GSI Sean Gilmore, GSI Debra Gisriel, GSI
    Greg Glosson, GSI Hollye Granier, GSI Craig Grant, GSI
    Keith Green, GSI Jessie Gregg, GSI Heather Haase, GSI
    Silvia Hance, GSI Kristine Hansen, GSI Mrs. Karen Hatcher, GSI
    Carolyn Hatley, GSI Mr. Thomas Hayman, GSI Ann Heinz, JD, GSI
    Leslye Helton, GSI Liz Hill, GSI Alfonzo Hilliard II, GSI
    Valerie Hilliard, GSI Ms. Carolyn Holcomb Hriso, DREI, GSI Elizabeth Cushman Hume, DREI, GSI
    Tom Jensen, GSI Ashley Johnson, GSI, CDEI Mr David A. Jones Sr., GSI
    Rebecca Jones, DREI, GSI Mr. Devin Kanhai, GSI Brenda Kasuva, DREI, GSI
    Christopher Kavanagh, GSI Taryn Kelly, GSI Lisa Kenton, GSI
    Nicole Alicia Knudtson, GSI Mr. Robert C. Kutschbach, DREI, GSI, REEA Past President Mrs Kate Lanagan MacGregor, GSI
    Christopher Landin, GSI Andrea Lane, GSI Ms. Virginia L. Lawson, GSI
    Monica Lee-Hickerson, CDEI, GSI Mrs Nancy J. Legg, GSI Melea Lemon, M Ed, DREI, GSI, CDEI
    Mr. Michael Levine, GSI GSI Suzy Lieber, DREI, GSI, M.S.M.,EdM.A. Lord Rollie J Litteral, CDEI, GSI, MEd
    Lebron Little, GSI Bonnie Louis, GSI Mrs. Brooke Madsen, GSI
    Mrs. Priti Mahalanobis, GSI Terrelle Major, GSI Susan Malloy, DREI, GSI
    Ms. Saundra R Martin, GSI Colette Massengale, Esq., GSI Jenny A. McAtee, GSI
    Mrs. PeggyAnn E. McConnochie, DREI, GSI Dianne McCoy, CREI, GSI Beth McGonigle, GSI
    Mark McGrew, GSI Kristen McMurray, Esquire, GSI Lori McQuestion, GSI
    Keri Means, GSI Cher Miculka, GSI Mr Dennis Everett Miller, DREI, GSI, GSL, MBA, MIRM, CDEI, CSP, CMP
    Sue Miranda - Rosensteel, GSI Ophelie Montgomery, GSI Christine Morgan, GSI
    Tesa Morgan, GSI Mr. Bruce Wayne Moyer, DREI, GSI, GSL, REEA Past President Donna Mungin, GSI
    Dotty Boudreaux Nelson, GSI Jennifer Nicely, GSI Brandon D Nichols, GSI
    Gerry L Nichols, GSI Michael P Nolan, GSI Amber Nutt, GSI
    Sandra L OConnor, GSI Matthew Ody, GSI Ms. AnnMarie Pallister, GSI
    Will Parker, DREI, GSI Tina Perkins, GSI Love Picou, GSI
    Beverly Pierce, GSI Susie Piercy, GSI Jamie Platt Lyons, GSI
    Dr. Roy L. Ponthier, DREI, GSI, PhD Robin Powell, GSI Melinda Purvis, GSI
    Jeffrey Raskin, GSI Cammie Reed, DREI, GSI Mr. Dana S Rhodes, DREI Emeritus, GSI, CDEI, MAED
    Dr. Conrad R Richards, DREI, GSI, Current President Chuck Robertson, GSI Steve Robinson, DREI, GSI
    Vickie S. Rogers, DREI, GSI Trisha Roy, GSI Debbie Ryan, GSI
    Mike Sample-Diehl, GSI Kristine Serkedakis, GSI Jenny Shaneyfelt, GSI
    Midi Shaw, GSI Jodi Sherretts, GSI Debbie Shields, DREI, GSI
    LaToya Simms, GSI Emmary Simpson, GSI Capt Douglas Lee Sinclair, GSI
    Vivica Smith, Broker, CNE GSI Rick Snow, GSI Dr Jeffrey Scott Stanton, GSI
    Le'Kisha Stevenson, GSI Patricia K Stone, GSI Ms. Kim Stotesbury, DREI, GSI
    Dr. Carmel Streater, DREI Retired, GSI, REEA Past President Jim Stringfield, GSI, PhD Jay Swearingen, GSI
    Mr. Maurice Taylor, DREI, GSI, President Elect Ms Yvonne Thomas, GSI Mr. Terry Thornton, GSI Jr.
    April Todd, GSI Michelle Traweek, GSI, CDEI Michael Tritthart, GSI
    Angel Bowman Trombly, GSI Ginger Unger, GSI, CCIM Melissa Urso, GSI
    Connie Vallone, GSI Todd J Van Horn, GSI CDEI CRS Mrs. Stephanie G. Walker, GSI
    Doreen E. Wanco, GSI Garmon West, Jr., Ph.D., GSI Jennifer Wheeler, GSI
    Andrea Johnson Williams, GSI Beth Williamson, GSI Janie Wood, GSI
    Dee A Young, DREI, GSI, CDEI Mr. Wayne Young, GSI Nikki Zotto, GSI


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