Life is filled with ups, downs, and storms. How do you handle the storms of life? Do you channel your inner strength to get through adversity or do you find yourself beaten down by its crushing waves and winds? Join Dr. Matt Bergman for this hands-on, interactive workshop as he shares his story of how he has navigated through life while embracing the challenges of death, illness, divorce, and more. Participants will also walk away with inspiration, tools, and resources that can help them overcome life’s challenges.

This is workshop one of three for the series titled “Embracing the Storm.”

Presented by Matt Bergman

Dr. Matt Bergman is an award-winning educator, blogger, and consultant from Lititz, PA. He has a rich K-12 and higher education background, serving in various roles, such as teacher, digital learning coach, and professional development leader. Matt's accomplishments include serving as a faculty member at Harvard University’s UDL Institute, speaking at ISTE, and winning the PAECT Teacher of the Year in 2015. He shares his tips, tricks, and ideas in his award-winning blog and YouTube channel, Learn Lead Grow.


  • Discover inspiration, tools, and resources that can help navigate and overcome life’s challenges.

Workshop Details

While we recommend that you attend all sessions of the workshop series to meet the learning objectives, each workshop can be attended as a standalone. Full Members also have access to view the recordings on demand and earn up to three continuing education credits.

Special Technology Instructions

Participants will need access to an internet device and a non-school, personal Google account. SimpleK12’s Google Classroom will be utilized for the interactive and hands-on components of this workshop.


Participants will complete an exit ticket to demonstrate their understanding of the workshop objectives and reflect on their learning.


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate SimpleK12 Certificate of Completion

Learning Credits

CEU 1.00


Attended a 60 Min LIVE Session

100 points
Achieved for selected score and over