Training and Program Support

​​​PAL Advisor Training

The Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) offers PAL Advisor Trainings which provide the needed skills for teachers, counselors, or other school administrators to develop a school site PAL program. The cost of the two-day training is $350.  Upcoming trainings and registration links:

Spring 2019 PAL Advisor Training:

  • Elementary PAL Advisor Training - March 14-15, 2019

    Secondary PAL Advisor Training - March 19-20, 2019

    Registration is now open!

    Peer Conflict Mediation Coordinator Training

    OCDE also offers a Peer Conflict Resolution Coordinator Training which can be incorporated into your PAL program, or run as a separate program.

    Technical Assistance

    The PAL team is available to provide support to trained advisors with programmatic questions, program development, network opportunities, and school site visitations. E-mail or call 714-966-4458.

    Program Updates

    PAL advisors receive monthly email updates with activity ideas, funding opportunities, and other resources.

    Outstanding Program and Advisor Awards

    Each year, OCDE recognizes Outstanding PAL Programs and Outstanding PAL Advisors.