Parent Education Series 2021-2022:
Parent and Caregiver SEL Workshop Series with the Institute for Social and Emotional Learning
What skills should all parents and caregiver have in their toolkit as they navigate the ups and downs of their children’s social and emotional development?
How can we better support our children and ourselves through difficult times?
What are the long-term benefits of developing a high level of emotional intelligence?
Come together as a community to uncover a range of practical tools and insights to nurturing the SEL wellbeing of your whole family. Sessions are led by facilitators from The Institute for Social and Emotional Learning. We recommend joining the complete series, but each session also works as a standalone experience.
Please register below.
Getting Started with Social & Emotional Learning
The first session is pre-recorded on and available anytime! Watch this foundational video on the basics of social and emotional learning. The video sets the context by providing frameworks, language, and research about SEL, and how it intersects with critical work of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Live Zoom Workshops
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Big Moments: Bringing Calm When Emotions Run High
This session offers parents an opportunity to reflect on the full range of emotions that parents and children might experience, particularly during this pandemic. We will offer a framework and practical strategies for managing and regulating our own emotions as well as coaching our children to better manage theirs.
Communication and Conflict:
Building and Repairing Relationships and Getting to Peace
This session offers parents practical tools to build and maintain positive approaches to communication within the family and explores ways to repair and heal relationships when conflict arises or communication falters. We will focus on active and reflective listening, styles of communication, and practices for conflict transformation.
Please register here