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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


    Live and in Person at our

    2024 Annual REEA Conference in Memphis, TN

    REEA GSI IDW #1 - June 25, 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 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


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

    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, CDEI, CRS Tim Allen, GSI
    Ennis Antoine, GSI Robert Arguelles, GSI Alisha Austin, 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 Edward Blackman, GSI
    Nichole Blackman, GSI Mr. Curtis A. Blake Jr Marilyn Bostick, GSI
    Velore Brown, DREI, GSI Fredrick G. Buehler, Jr.,MBA, DREI, GSI, GRI Mr. Christopher Burell, GSI
    Zelda Cain, GSI Julie Campbell, GSI Sharon Carstens, GSI
    Carmen Elizabeth Cartagena, GSI Rich Cederberg, GSI Ms. Cindy S. Chandler, DREI, GSI
    Richard Christenbury, GSI Leslie Clauson, DREI Inactive, GSI Karen Climer, GSI
    John H. Collier, GSI Mrs Candace K. Cooke, GSI Betsy Coyne, GSI
    Scott Culberson, 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 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 Kristie Ferguson, GSI Dr. Keri Ferro, GSI
    Frank Fields, MAEd, DREI, GSI Margaret M Finel, GSI Francis X Finigan, GSI
    Foster FitzHugh, GSI David C Forward, GSI, CDEI David Fralix, GSI
    Jeb Fuller, GSI Mrs Lillie LaVette Fuse Williams, GSI SRES,MRP Bill Gallagher, DREI, GSI
    Joseph Gehl, GSI John Gillam, DREI, GSI, GSL Debra Gisriel, GSI
    Greg Glosson, GSI Hollye Granier, GSI Craig Grant, GSI
    Jessie Gregg, GSI Heather Haase, 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 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 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, EdD Lebron Little, GSI
    Bonnie Louis, GSI Mrs. Brooke Madsen, GSI Mrs. Priti Mahalanobis, GSI
    Terrelle Major, GSI Susan Malloy, DREI, GSI Mrs. Barbara Jeanne Maloney, GSI
    Ms. Saundra R Martin, GSI Andrea Marzullo-Lane, 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
    Keri Means, GSI Cher Miculka, GSI Mr Dennis Everett Miller, DREI, GSI, GSL, MBA, MIRM, CDEI, CSP, CMP
    Ophelie Montgomery, GSI Tesa Morgan Christine 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 Michele Quick, 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 Debbie Shields, DREI, GSI LaToya Simms, GSI
    Emmary Simpson, GSI Capt Douglas Lee Sinclair, GSI Mr Joseph Thomas Sinnona, 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 Ann R. Thompson, GSI
    Michelle Traweek, GSI, CDEI Michael Tritthart, GSI Angel Bowman Trombly, GSI
    Ginger Unger, GSI, CCIM Melissa Urso, 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 Johnell Woody, GSI Dee A Young, DREI, GSI, CDEI
    Mr. Wayne Young, GSI Nikki Zotto, GSI  


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