Hosted by Chippewa Valley and Western Technical Colleges

Training dates:

The Academy includes 8 training days over the course of the school year:

November 14 & 15, 2017           Hosted by Chippewa Valley Technical College

March 6 & 7, 2018                       Hosted by Chippewa Valley Technical College

May 1 & 2, 2018                           Hosted by Western Technical College

The fourth set of training dates will be determined by the Academy during the November training session.


Participating teams are coached by a certified SMART Coach between the training sessions and following the final training session.


Each Academy participant receives 2 books, PowerPoints, instructor guides, participant manual, coaching style inventory, access to an online collaborative space and continuing membership in the growing SMART Network.


The cost of the year-long Academy is $2800 per participant. The Academy is designed to build internal capacity; as a result, teams must include 2 or more representatives.


Please download the registration form and select one of the delivery methods shown on the form.

Registration form – 2017-2018 Wisconsin Academy


Please contact Kiett Takkunen via or 608-628-2797.

Academy descriptive documents:

2017-2018 Wisconsin SMART Academy – Flyer

2017-2018 Wisconsin SMART Academy – Description

2017-2018 Wisconsin SMART Academy – FAQs

2017-2018 Wisconsin SMART Academy – Building District Capacity


Demond Means still from video

Dr. Demond Means, former Superintendent of Mequon-Thiensville School District,

describes the importance of the Academy in a short video.


Special thanks to our hosts!