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Emotional Intelligence, Resilience & The Evolution of Consciousness HELD VIRTUALLY

This workshop explores the powerful connection between emotional intelligence (EQ), resilience, and the ever-evolving human consciousness.

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Emotional Intelligence, Resilience & The Evolution of Consciousness HELD VIRTUALLY
Emotional Intelligence, Resilience & The Evolution of Consciousness HELD VIRTUALLY

Time & Location

May 23, 2024, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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About the Event

Emotional Intelligence, Resilience & The Evolution of Consciousness

HELD VIRTUALLY

Thursday, May 23, 2024

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

A 30 minute lunch break will be provided

$30 for Support Staff

$50 for NASA Members

$75 for Non-NASA Members

Workshop Summary:

This workshop explores the powerful connection between emotional intelligence (EQ), resilience, and the ever-evolving human consciousness. Educators will gain valuable insights into how these concepts can be harnessed to cultivate a supportive learning environment and promote student wellbeing.

By strengthening emotional intelligence and resilience, educators can create classrooms where students feel empowered to manage their emotions, bounce back from setbacks, and persevere through challenges. This fosters a mindset of lifelong learning, leading to increased academic achievement and narrowed achievement gaps.

The workshop will utilize a blend of interactive exercises, self-awareness assessments, and group discussions. Educators will explore models of emotional intelligence, practice mindfulness techniques to build resilience, and delve into the concept of consciousness and its role in fostering empathy and connection with students.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Participants will gain a deeper understanding of emotional intelligence and its components.
  • Educators will explore strategies for developing their own emotional intelligence, cultivating emotional awareness and self-regulation in themselves and their students.
  • The workshop will examine the concept of resilience and its importance for educators and students.
  • Educators will learn techniques to promote resilience in students, allowing them to navigate challenges and setbacks effectively.
  • The session will introduce the concept of the evolving consciousness and its potential applications in education.

Session Outline, Background, Details:

  • Understanding Ourselves: Demystifying Emotional Intelligence and its Impact on Education.
  • Building Your EI Toolkit: Strategies for Developing Emotional Intelligence Skills.
  • The Power of Resilience: Bouncing Back and Thriving in Challenging Times.
  • Cultivating Resilience in Our Classrooms: Strategies to Support Students.
  • Beyond the Textbook: The Evolving Consciousness and the Future of Education.
  • Open Discussion: Exploring the Intersection of Consciousness, Education, and Wellbeing.

Educators today face a dynamic and ever-changing landscape.  This workshop acknowledges the importance of cultivating emotional intelligence and resilience to navigate these complexities effectively.  Additionally, the session explores the potential of aligning educational practices with the evolving nature of consciousness to create a more holistic and transformative learning experience for students.

Studies show that emotional intelligence skills are directly linked to academic success, improved social relationships, and reduced stress levels in students. Resilient students are more likely to persevere through academic challenges and maintain positive relationships with peers and teachers.

This workshop is designed for educators of all grade levels and subject areas.  Through a mix of engaging presentations, interactive activities, and open discussions, participants will gain valuable insights and practical strategies for integrating emotional intelligence, resilience, and a consciousness-focused approach into their teaching practices.

Biographies of Presenters

Dr. Stacie Herrera

As Founder/CEO of Herrera Psychology and Co-Founder of HumanizEDU, Dr. Stacie Herrera is on a mission to ensure psychologically safe learning communities through prevention and psychoeducation, facilitating environments in which children can flourish. Dr. Herrera, a licensed school psychologist, is a strong advocate for a systems level approach to the youth mental health crisis. Herrera Psychology, 2023 Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Minority Owned Small Business of the Year, provides private therapy and evaluations. HumanizEDU is on a mission to shift educational culture and focus on mental wellbeing to foster learning environments that serve all humans while igniting a love of learning. Dr. Herrera is a certified Genius Educator and currently serving on the board of JFCS. She has engaged audiences of all ages in conversations about youth mental health, being differently wired, and the path to our unique purpose while focusing on our strengths.

Sandi Herrera

As Co-Founder and CEO of HumanizEDU, Sandi Herrera is leading the movement to bring the human back to the center of education. Her work in the U.S. and abroad is fostering strong school cultures and igniting the genius in both educators and students. She is helping schools everyday become happy, empowered and engaging places to work and learn!

Sandi discovered her passion for developing strong workplace cultures and igniting the genius in educators and students while working as COO for Delivering Happiness, established by the late Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh.  She has spent her entire career working with diverse populations to amplify the value of the unique amazing humans we all are and believes that when we ignite that inner genius we open the door to opportunities bigger than we could have ever imagined!

Sandi grew up in the small town of Big Bear Lake, CA and is mom to an amazing son.  She is a Global Partner with the Genius Group, an Accredited Genius Educator, a Certified Organizational & Relationship Systems Coach, and an active member of Renegade Global.

ALL are welcome, including anyone in a non-administrative position!

NASA IS NOT A UNION. NASA is Nevada's PreK-12 Professional Development Organization for ALL Nevada Educators!

Participants will earn .5 credit (7.5 hours) toward license renewal!

This workshop ALSO counts for step advancement in Clark and most Nevada School Districts!

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In CCSD, those in non-administrative licensed positions may count this workshop for license renewal AND ALSO 2.5 CUs - THOSE IN NON-ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS EARN BOTH!

In CCSD, administrators and professional-technical administrators may count this workshop for license renewal OR 2.5 hours toward step-advancement - not both for administrators.

Washoe County participants will be required to also register for this course in "MyPGS" in order to receive in-service credit toward salary advancement.

Washoe County School District (WCSD) participants are required to submit a 300-word essay on how they will implement this professional learning to increase student achievement before a certificate is issued.

Tickets

  • Support Staff - Non-Licensed

    This ticket price is for support staff professionals only - that is non-licensed personnel like teacher aides, and non-licensed employees in educational support roles. Employment status will be verified after purchase.

    $30.00
    +$0.75 service fee
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  • NASA Members

    This ticket price is for anyone that is a NASA member. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate "NASA Member" rate! NASA membership will be verified after purchase.

    $50.00
    +$1.25 service fee
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  • Non-NASA Member

    This ticket price is for anyone that is a Non-NASA member and/or any individual that wishes to attend this workshop. ANYONE, including teachers and those in non-administrative positions can become a NASA Member and save on registration rates. It pays to become a NASA Member. Go to: NASANV.org to become a NASA Member immediately and register at the Lower Rate!

    $75.00
    +$1.88 service fee
    Sale ended

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