West Region Association for Experiential Education (WRAEE) Conference
Feb
23
to Feb 24

West Region Association for Experiential Education (WRAEE) Conference

  • Presidio, San Francisco (map)
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Join Amy McDonald and David Pavish for Resiliency Workshops in San Francisco!

Saturday Feb 23

11:15-12:45 - Seeing Team-Building Activities through a Social Emotional Learning Lens

2:30-4:00 - Resiliency in Your Own Personal Ecology


Sunday Feb 24

9:00-10:30 - Growing Bigger Than Yourself - Youth and Adult Resiliency through Connection

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Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference
Feb
27
1:15 PM13:15

Alaska Statewide Special Education Conference

Join Corrie Hruby’s workshop to learn how to help prepare youth for their Best Future!

It Takes a Team to Prepare Students for their Best Future!

In preparation for the many stages of life, students must possess soft skills such as grit, resiliency and emotional intelligence to thrive in new environments and life circumstances.  In this workshop we provide new insights into increasing resilience and through the introduction to a simple yet elegant framework that empowers students to build awareness around their social emotional growth.  Discover how adults working alongside youth can encourage them to be their best selves, increases positive behaviors and long-term personal growth.

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What Will YOU Cultivate This Spring?
Apr
5
to Apr 6

What Will YOU Cultivate This Spring?

  • National University — Rancho Cordova, CA (map)
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Join us for one or both of our workshops to build resiliency in students and educators!

April 5 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Connecting with Youth: Everyday Strategies for Engagement

Research shows that healthy and authentic student-to-adult relationships are key to raising thriving youth in our schools and communities. When students feel a sense of caring and belonging, risk behaviors are relatively low compared to when they feel disconnected. Join us to learn and apply innovative thinking and strategies for increasing the quality and quantity of your connections to students.

April 6 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Resilient Educators: Growing Your Best Self

If you’re a K-12 educator, you may feel like your tank often runs empty. While a vacation can do wonders, you need other methods to maintain resilience and energy. Join us for this engaging experience that will help you see how building and tapping into your support network — personally and professionally — will expand your quality of life.

Registration Deadline: April 1, 2018

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Resilient Educators: Growing Your Best Self
Jun
10
to Jun 11

Resilient Educators: Growing Your Best Self

  • Alyeska Resort, near Anchorage, AK (map)
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Join us to Learn and Practice Resiliency and Well-Being Strategies, Both Personally and Cross-Culturally!

Educators think regularly about student resilience, but don’t often get the time and support to focus on their own. In these beginner and advanced workshops, you’ll learn to amplify personal and professional strengths and satisfaction.

You will also practice innovative and culturally responsive strategies to better connect to your students, school, and community. You will leave feeling rejuvenated, with a fresh perspective to further boost your resiliency and skills to increase student learning.


Join us for these resiliency-building workshops:

  • Welcome to Your Web

  • Deepening Your Resiliency

  • Authentic Connections: Personalized Strategies for Student Engagement  

Early Bird Pricing of $219 through April 12, then $249. Group discounts available.

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Educators' Confluence 2019: A Mindful Convergence of Learning, Connecting, and Rejuvinating
Jun
14
to Jun 16

Educators' Confluence 2019: A Mindful Convergence of Learning, Connecting, and Rejuvinating

  • Holiday Inn - Missoula, MT (map)
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Don't miss this special event with national innovative education leaders who will transform your practice and replenish your resiliency!

Students, schools, and communities need resilient educators. Join us to grow your personal and professional resiliency. This Educators Confluence combines three themes (streams) that contribute to that resiliency: LearningConnecting, & Rejuvenating.

Dive into this refreshing experience to meet, share, and collaborate with colleagues and stream facilitators. You and your colleagues will gain a deep understanding of cross-cutting topics driving today’s most innovative practices.

Why should I attend?

Because you are a PK-12 school counselor, teacher, administrator, or staff member who wants to: 

  • LEARN how to deepen your practice through critical thinking, creativity, inquiry, and literacy

  • CONNECT by strengthening, broadening, and deepening your connections to students, peers, self, and others

  • REJUVENATE by reflecting on your practice, growing your strengths, and applying fresh ways and thinking

Early Bird Pricing $300 until April 30, then $375. Group discounts available.

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Kaleidoscope Professional Development Academies - Anchorage, AK
Nov
12
to Nov 13

Kaleidoscope Professional Development Academies - Anchorage, AK

  • Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a 2-day professional development event to learn measurable and sustainable practices that enable youth to thrive socially, emotionally, and academically. Kaleidoscope Connect’s strength-based Integrative Youth Development™ framework will equip you with the tools you need to support youth and work with them to recognize, appreciate, and amplify their unique talents and characteristics while decreasing negative behaviors. Don’t miss this opportunity to empower youth to reach their potential and achieve their dreams!

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