Create Buy-In for a Culturally Competent Education
Written by: Sommer Jabbar, Kent ISD Project Coordinator of Equity and Student Success Happy New Year! New year, new you- right? Or maybe, new year, better you. Let’s go with new year, better informed, and more knowledgeable you! In education it often seems that every school year we are asked to be a new you. … Continue reading Create Buy-In for a Culturally Competent Education
Create Simple Next Level SEL Check-Ins
Welcome back! As you start to get your class settled after break and a few snow days, have you checked-in on your students? Now is a great time to check-in with your students’ social- emotional health and learning (SEL). By doing an SEL check-in with your students it will provide both you and your students … Continue reading Create Simple Next Level SEL Check-Ins
How Leaders Can Cultivate Emotional Resilience
In October, you were introduced to the concept of mental health hygiene and how caring for your mental health can fall into different categories (remember the self-care wheel). This month I want to continue the conversation, but switch gears to what administrators can do to help teachers improve their mental health hygiene. Administrators can help … Continue reading How Leaders Can Cultivate Emotional Resilience
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