Quick Facts


One revitalizing week of training, peer community, and beautiful experiences for pastors, teachers, and other leaders, all centered on empowering you to invite your youth into Christian adulthood.

The Academy Leaders Track is a parallel experience to the Student Track, a powerful rite of passage for Christian youth.   Learn more


Biola University, La Mirada, California, and awesome cultural centers around Los Angeles

This is a residential event. Participants stay overnight in Biola dorms. Room and board is included in costs.


Sunday, July 16 to Saturday, July 22


$950, all-inclusive

Sign up by March 31, 2017 to get a $100 Early Bird discount!
Attend with a group of five students, and receive $950 in credits for your group.


Reignite your calling

Visit the Student Track webpage for a list of this year's speakers, for FAQs, and more.




Mentored Cohorts

Learn, grow, explore, and love with seven likeminded leaders, guided by two experienced Wheatstone Mentors. 


Relevant Training

Learn to bring Wheatstone's proven methods for Christian adulthood to your community through deep training seminars.


Arts Experiences

From film to art to music to theater, you'll experience the depth and beauty of God's world with your cohort.


Speaker Access

You won't just get to hear from The Academy's speakers, you get to dine with them too, and ask your questions directly.





The ability to meet other like-minded educators, wrestle with pedagogy, and confront our weaknesses was invaluable to me. The Academy Leaders Track gave me the first steps I needed to implement policies that help my students flourish.

Gabriel Pagel
Apologist and High School Teacher

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