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. Upcoming trainings and registration links:

Fall 2018 Training Dates:

  • Secondary Training - September 20-21, 2018
  • Elementary Training - October 4-5, 2018

Registration information will be posted in August.

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.