#TeacherTuesday – Book Club with Dr. Tish Jennings

#TeacherTuesday Book Club with Dr. Tish Jennings

Join Dr. Jennings for this three-day series, as she takes us through her new book Teacher Burnout Turnaround Strategies for Empowered Educators. All sessions will be closed-captioned.

January 12 – Part I – Addressing Teacher Stress and Burnout [Video] [PDF]
January 19 – Part II – Preparing for Transformative Change
January 26 – Part III – Empowering Teachers

Virtual Field Trip to Support SEL in the Classroom – MS & HS

Educators and students, join us for an interactive virtual field trip to start off the new year. Together we will practice strategies to support SEL initiatives in the classroom focusing on Self-Awareness. To access the field trip, teachers sign up via this Zoom link and then you’ll share your screen with your students. This is a 30 minute session with closed captioning.

Virtual Field Trip to Support SEL in the Classroom – Elementary

Educators and students, join us for an interactive virtual field trip to start off the new year. Together we will practice strategies to support SEL initiatives in the classroom focusing on Self-Awareness. To access the field trip, teachers sign up via this Zoom link and then you’ll share your screen with your students. This is a 30 minute session with closed captioning.

Educator Self-Care & Social-Emotional Learning (Wednesday Series)

Join us for an experiential session designed to support the integration of caring for yourself, the educator, while supporting the social and emotional learning (SEL) initiatives for your students. Participants will apply focused awareness of each of the 5 SEL competencies during each session. We will explore safe and supportive relationships, strengthening co-regulation with others, and building interaction skills that support social competence and academic success in a practical context with SEL. This 45-minute session will be offered each Wednesday through November 18th.

Sept. 23: [Video] [PDF]  Sept. 30: [Video] [PDF]  Oct. 7: [Video] [PDF]
Oct. 14: [Video] [PDF]  Oct. 21: [Video] [PDF]  Oct. 28: [Video] [PDF]
Nov. 4: [Video] [PDF]  Nov. 11: [Video] [PDF]  Nov. 18: [Video] [PDF]

Neuroscience of Stress & the Reciprocity of Self-Care

In this 60-minute, interactive RIDE-sponsored session, learn about the neuroscience of stress and the critical healing factors. Participants will engage in strategies to support the reciprocity of wellbeing, having an awareness of stressors, and the effect on the body and nervous system. They will understand the neuroscience behind why simple breathe, move, and rest strategies are effective tools for stress management and self-regulation to build resilience.

Self-Care & Social-Emotional Learning Series

Educators, caregivers, and community members: Join us for this 5-session series of live, interactive webinars that will focus on your self-care through the lens of CASEL’s five SEL competencies.

10/1:   Self-Care & Self-Awareness [Video] [PDF]
10/8:   Self-Care & Self-Management [Video] [PDF]
10/15: Self-Care & Social Awareness [Video] [PDF]
10/22: Self-Care & Relationship Skills [Video] [PDF]
10/29: Self-Care & Responsible Decision Making [Video] [PDF]

Culture of Care Institute

This four-part Culture of Care training prepares educators to deliver breathing, mindful movement, and relaxation exercises. Participants in the training will learn and be able to communicate how this approach promotes social-emotional learning (SEL) in the classroom. In this virtual setting, each session includes a self-care practice for participants, as well as time for Q & A and practical implementation strategies. Participants will become familiar with the Pure Edge online resource library to support establishing a Culture of Care at their school site.
9/22: Session 1  [PDF]  [Video]   9/24: Session 2  [PDF]  [Video]
9/29: Session 3  [PDF]  [Video]   10/1: Session 4  [PDF]  [Video]

Mindful Mondays

This Mindful Monday series, geared towards mental health providers (MHPs), will offer experiential mindfulness-based sessions designed to support the well-being of school-based MHPs as they continue to provide essential services to our community each day.

9/14: Session 1  [PDF]
9/21: Session 2  [PDF]  [Video]
9/28: Session 3  [PDF]  [Video]

Educator Self-Care & Social-Emotional Learning

Join us for this 5-session series of live, interactive webinars that will focus on your self-care through the lens of CASEL’s five SEL competencies.

9/14: Educator Self-Care & Self-Awareness  [Video]  [PDF]
9/15: Educator Self-Care & Self-Management  [Video]  [PDF]
9/16: Educator Self-Care & Social Awareness  [Video]  [PDF]
9/17: Educator Self-Care & Relationship Skills  [Video]  [PDF]
9/18: Educator Self-Care & Responsible Decision Making  [Video]  [PDF]

Educator Self-Care & Social Emotional Learning

These interactive sessions are designed to support the integration of caring for yourself, the educator, while supporting the social and emotional learning (SEL) initiatives for your students. Participants will apply focused awareness of each of the 5 SEL competencies during each session. We will explore safe and supportive relationships, strengthening co-regulation with others, and building interaction skills that support social competence and academic success in practical context with SEL.
8/31: Educator Self-Care & Self-Awareness  [Video]  [PDF]
9/1: Educator Self-Care & Self-Management  [Video]  [PDF]
9/2: Educator Self-Care & Social Awareness  [Video]  [PDF]
9/3: Educator Self-Care & Relationship Skills  [Video]  [PDF]
9/4: Educator Self-Care & Responsible Decision Making  [Video]  [PDF]

Culture of Care Summer Institute II

Please join us Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for a 12-session series. We know that balancing the needs of online instruction and planning for a return in the fall is challenging. This series will help you build knowledge to integrate self-care and social-emotional learning skills into your online and in-person classes. Every session is free and live.

7/27 Session 1: Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) & Self-Care  [Video]  [PDF]
7/29 Session 2: Respond vs. React: Superpowers  [Video]  [PDF]
7/31 Session 3: Stress & Allostatic Load [Video]  [PDF]
8/3 Session 4: The Neuroscience of Stress, Part 1  [Video]  [PDF]
8/5 Session 5: The Neuroscience of Stress, Part 2  [Video]  [PDF]
8/7 Session 6: Neuroplasticity  [Video]  [PDF]
8/10 Session 7: Creating Healthy Habits  [Video]  [PDF]
8/12 Session 8: Taking in the Good  [Video]  [PDF]
8/14 Session 9: Six Critical Healing Factors  [Video]  [PDF]
8/17 Session 10: Building Belonging – Emotion & Cognition  [Video]  [PDF]
8/19 Session 11: Brain Breaks Implementation  [Video]  [PDF]
8/21 Session 12: Culture of Care Implementation  [Video]  [PDF]