Educational Partnerships & Continuous Improvement

Onward: Building Emotional Resiliency in Educators Workshop

Monday, June 17, 2019

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Tuesday, June 18, 2019

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Registration Deadline

Friday, June 14, 2019

Participants will:

Employ various approaches to respond to and manage the emotions of self and others
Understand the cycle of an emotion and the greatest points of intervention to build resilience
Know how to build the habits of a resilient educator and understand the dispositions that are strengthened by doing so
Identify moments where resilience can be cultivated and use a range of strategies to do so
Connect efforts to build resilience in adults to the task of creating equitable schools and transforming the experiences of children

This workshop is relevant to anyone working who seeks a deeper understanding and wider skill set for responding to the emotional experiences of adults. There are no prerequisites for this workshop.
About the Presenter
Janet Baird has been in education for over 20 years teaching, coaching, designing, and facilitating professional development. She is a certified coach in the Art of Coaching and has been a certified yoga instructor for the past 15 years. Janet's work focuses on developing the content for the Onward website and facilitating the Onward workshops.
Lunch will be included.