Self-Care and Self-Compassion for Educators

It has been said that educator burnout is one of the most important social justice and economic issues of our time. Between 40% to 50% of new educators will leave the profession within the first 5 years. In order for our educators to effectively deal with the...

Restorative Practices and the RtI Process

This session will take a look at SB1153- the new state requirements for RtI, with an emphasis on RtI for behavior and how using restorative practices could serve as an intervention for students with behavioral challenges. We will discuss the need for explicit...

Girls vs. Boys-Gender Matters

Girls Circle and The Council for Boys and Young Men-Utilizing gender-responsive circle models to build teacher’s capacity to be less judgmental and to express strength-based language to increase safety, support, and connections with all youth.

Adult Restorative/SEL Competence & Well-Being

Participants will learn the importance of assessing and building their own restorative/SEL competence to prevent teacher burnout and compassion fatigue. In this session, learners will discover practical strategies to tend to their own self-care in order be primed and...