This course is both interactive & reflective. Participants will gain an in-depth understanding of what it means to operate from a restorative lens & how the practices can be used in classrooms & schools.
Join us for a special summer retreat to help you restore and prepare for your best year of teaching. Four-hour retreat on Saturday, July 30, 2022 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Mosquito Hill Nature Center, New London. Opportunity to plan, set intentions, determine necessary boundaries and indulge in restorative activities to aid in balance for […]
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Join us Wednesday, August 17 at 2:00 p.m. for a statewide virtual book discussion on The Power of Regret. In The Power of Regret, Pink draws on research in psychology, neuroscience, economics, and biology to challenge widely-held assumptions about emotions and behavior. Using the largest sampling of American attitudes about regret ever conducted as well as his own World Regret […]
In this session participants will identify the elements of a creating welcoming school climate for families, reflect on one’s own experience interacting with parents and caregivers, identify what is in and out of our control as it relates to family engagement, and examine the effectiveness of written and verbal communication systems used by school and […]
All meetings will be virtual unless otherwise specified. Meeting agenda and other meeting materials will be posted on EdCommunities.
Greater family engagement leads to higher academic outcomes, fewer discipline issues, and deeper peer social connections. In partnership with Families and Schools Together (FAST) we will examine tried and true as well as promising practices for partnering with families during parent teacher conferences with a focus on moving past one-way communication. Three random lucky attendees […]