The profession of teaching comes with a seemingly endless list of demands. This chosen career combined with life itself will naturally bring challenges and stress, but the key is moving forward so that it doesn’t impact other areas of your life.
Allan draws on his personal and professional experiences, leaving you inspired to persevere through your challenges rather than avoid or escape them. Allan encourages you to take an honest look at what lies beneath pain, and provides the tools to heal through a holistic approach. You will once again be the student as Allan takes you through an interactive quiz, and provides you with the opportunity to participate in an entertaining game of PieFace.
You will walk away from this session with wellness strategies that are applicable in both your personal and professional life. When both teachers and students are able to effectively manage their stress, it creates a more conducive environment for learning to take place.
Potential Learner Outcomes:
- Create a classroom environment that identifies and combats stress
- Understand the relationship that exists between stress and performance
- Provide support and expertise with respect to managing students who are experiencing personal challenges
- Navigate through various handouts and activities that can be used in both the classroom setting and at home