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CONFERENCE – CREATING A PEACEFUL SCHOOL
February 7, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$50
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Parents, Teachers, Administrators, Classroom Aides, High School and College Students
ALL EDUCATORS ARE INVITED
This year’s theme: “PURSUING EQUITY AND ACCESS”
A daylong opportunity to explore how we work for full equity in our classrooms and our society, and full access to education and support services. Breakout sessions focus on assisting us in sharing learning strategies, broadening equity and access, and developing greater empathy.
Toni Antoinette “Taj” Johns, Ph.D. is a lecturer in the School of Education at St. Mary’s College and Adjunct Professor at Bainbridge Graduate Institute. She will answer the question “How can we begin to utilize and respect different types of knowledge and different styles of learning in order to inspire the learners of today to become successful citizens of tomorrow?”
BREAKOUT SESSIONS INCLUDE TOPICS USEFUL IN PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
COMMUNITY CULTURAL WEALTH MODELS / REACHING AT-RISK YOUTH / MINDFULNESS AND EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE / LGBT STUDENT-TEACHER ALLIANCES SOCIAL JUSTICE THINKING / RESTORATIVE PRACTICES / PROACTIVE DISCIPLINE TOOLS PEER COUNSELOR TRAINING / MANAGING STRESS WITH TRANSFORMATIVE LIFE SKILLS CREATING A SCHOOL CULTURE OF PEACE / TURNING ANGER INTO ACTION / MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES / PEACE THROUGH POETRY
Registration is $50 (or $10 for high school and undergraduate college students)
Morning refreshments and a delicious catered lunch included.
CEU available through St. Mary’s Kalmanovitz College of Education (0.5) for an additional $25. Forms available at conference.
Full descriptions of presenters, topics and registration information: CLICK HERE TO GO TO PEACEFUL SCHOOLS WEBSITE
Questions? , please contact Margli Auclair at: email@example.com or (925) 933-7850