Los Angeles Educator Building a 21st Century Student

Engaged teachers explore ideas and concepts with hands on strategies. When Cathryn Berger Kaye leads a presentation, everyone is involved! Learn more.

Strategies for Success

From Singapore to Hawaii to North Carolina, find out how Strategies for Success with 21st Century Skills: A Learning Curriculum that Serves provides transformational experiences for learners and teachers. Learn more.

American International School

At International Schools across the globe, CBK Associates provides curriculum development, teacher workshops, student leadership, and presents at regional conferences. Where are you in the world? Learn more.

Humble TX Student Leadership Workshop

Collaborative leadership remains at the heart of our organizational development approach. We provide tools for improving communication and inventive thinking. Learn more.

About CBK Associates

We did it! Another highly engaging and successful SUMMER SERVICE LEARNING AND ADVISORY INSTITUTE held in July 2019. Mark you calendar for July 13-16, 2020 with registration info available in the fall.

“Best PD I’ve been to. Worth several days out of your summer to go. So powerful and energizing.” Christine Elizabeth Baker, The International School of Kuala Lumpur

We are all over the world! Since the beginning of the school year, we have been in Guatemala, Utrecht, Barcelona, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia, Long Island, Shanghai, Beijing, Bangkok, Oklahoma, Minneapolis, UPstate New York, and Switzerland!

Check our Calendar for 2 day Institutes in Seoul (October), Madrid (November), Vienna (November), Nagoya Japan (November). Also participating in an event in Saigon (September) 

Our CBK Associates team is growing with new talent! Our work expands in NYC to lead programming and development of the NYC Mayor’s Service Youth Leadership Councils. Our Social and Emotional/Advisory Programs are in schools all over the world — for grades K-12. Our team provides Exploring Bias work with a focus on implicit bias and microaggressions. We lead institutes, conference workshops and on-site professional development around the globe. Recently, Cathryn participated in a plenary panel and led sessions at the NESA Conference in Bangkok, completed a three-part service learning series for the NYC Department of Education, and designed and facilitated an intergenerational video project for the City of West Hollywood.

Email cathy@cbkassociates.com for details. Where else is Cathryn and CBK Associates this year? Visit Cathryn’s month-by-month calendar here

Catch Cathryn’s latest podcast — click here!

Ideas, innovation, creativity, resources, and more. CBK Associates offers a wealth of professional development opportunities for your schools, universities, organizations and businesses to grow, learn and advance.

Whether you want an inspirational keynote, school consult or in-depth program, CBK Associates led by Cathryn Berger Kaye is known for enlivening your group, elevating effectiveness, and bringing your mission to life. Cathryn is all over the world working at schools and with organizations facilitating leadership conversations, advancing curricular concepts through service learning, and discussing learning theories. She is also delivering a new curriculum, Dynamics for Success, providing unique education experiences for students at each grade level K-12, and has an afterschool program in 57 elementary schools in Guilford County, North Carolina. Schedule Cathryn and her team of consultants to visit your school for onsite customized professional development. We have new Social and Emotional/Advisory Programs — for High School and Middle School — and Elementary! Inquire at cathy@cbkassociates.com. 

We design programs, curricula and events. We facilitate school change–leading conversations for strategic thinking. We offer institutes, workshops, presentations, and ongoing partnerships. We are writers, thinkers, listeners, strategists, and collaborators. And we look forward to advancing your work and providing exceptional results. CBK Associates, transforming ideas into action! 

FIND A WEALTH OF ARTICLES at Resources, including Meaningful Reflection.

Interested in knowing about the literature Cathryn recommends for service learning integration? Pop over to the ABCD Books Catalogue HERE – Note that to order books, email cathy@cbkassociates.com. Follow us on Twitter @cbkaye.


In the interviews that make up Oral Histories of Pioneers in Youth Philanthropy and Service Learning, Cathryn Berger Kaye describes the early history of service learning. Listen to all 14 segments of Cathryn in her interview series!