TREC May Webinar Series and Book Study Info Session

A Social Emotional Learning (SEL) 4-week webinar series focused on Fostering Emotional Learning and Educator Emotional Resilience

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, TREC is redesigning the in-person Social Emotional Learning Summit (originally scheduled for June 6th) into a month-long webinar series convening each Tuesday in May, from 3:00pm - 4:30pm. The topics of the original summit: Social Emotional Learning and Educator Emotional Resilience are more important than ever as teachers adapt to the changing needs of teaching during a pandemic. Specifically, this webinar series will begin by focusing on teachers’ management of stress, teachers' well-being, and teacher self-care. The last two webinars in the May series, will focus on supporting student well-being, social emotional learning, and trauma-informed classrooms.

A few details: 

  • Registration is FREE!  
  • Please register ahead of time.
  • You can attend one or all four webinars.
  • Please see below to learn more about the webinars and the presenters.
  • Scroll down to see all webinars, including the Book Study Info Session!

RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE: TREC Webinar #1: Stress Strategies for the Educator and the Classroom

Recording of webinar now available. Please register for access to the recording. This webinar will review the evidence base for the applications of mindfulness training in the classroom, as well as how it can support teachers. Currently, during the COVID-19 Pandemic, educators are experiencing a drastic change in their teaching and day-to-day work. In addition, many educators have high expectations that can be hard to achieve right now. All of which can contribute to stress and negatively impact emotional and physical wellbeing. When a person’s body is habitually in a stressed state or “crisis mode”, cognition is altered (impeding attention, memory, and emotional regulation).
Date:
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
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RECORDING NOW AVAILBLE: TREC Webinar #2: Compassion Fatigue, Stress, and Self-Care

RECORDING NOW AVAILBLE. The first topic in this webinar will discuss strategies to help manage challenging topics like suicide, self-injury, and inclusive mental health practices for school teachers working with students.The second topic in this webinar will explore compassion fatigue and self-care. Compassion fatigue and Self-Care training will provide you the knowledge to recognize compassion fatigue and how to have sustainable self-care while caring for others in a healthy and compassionate way.
Date:
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
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RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE: TREC Webinar #3: Social Emotional Learning

RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE. This webinar will begin with a brief introduction to social emotional learning. Then Moses Thompson will share how school gardens can be a tool for Social Emotional Learning. Candy Kennelly will share how she implements Wellness Education in her classroom and you can too.
Date:
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
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RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE: TREC Webinar #4: A Panel on Creating and Supporting Trauma Informed Classrooms

RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE. This final session will be a panel of educators answering your questions and sharing strategies for creating and supporting trauma-informed classrooms following COVID-19 school closures.
Date:
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
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RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE: TREC Onward Book Study Information Session

RECORDING NOW AVAILABLE. If you are interested in joining the book study and did not attend the info session please complete this interest form available on the full description page (click "more info"). Watch the recording to learn more about emotional resilience, the book Onward, and how the year-long book study will work. Thanks to Tucson Values Teachers, we will be raffling off copies of the book to attendees.
Date:
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
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