Learning Opportunity

Building Stronger Connections: Taking Your Keeping Cool Skills to the Next Level!

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Facilitator: Kelly Maxwell
Date:April 25, 2024
Time:4:30 pm to 5:30 pm MTN
No Charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-MH-361
Focus: Mental Health and Wellness

Target Audience

Teachers, Educational/Instructional Assistants, Administrators

About this Learning Opportunity

If you've already experienced the benefits of Keeping Cool in School, get ready for an exciting expansion! This session is designed to deepen your skills in fostering connection and trust with students, parents, colleagues, and even at home. Discover the power of validation as we delve into its transformative effects. Learn to skillfully analyze events, empowering your own skill development in de-escalating future situations. It's time to elevate your effectiveness and create an environment of understanding and harmony. Join us as we unlock the secrets to building stronger connections and nurturing a positive, supportive atmosphere.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • 2. Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • 4. Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • 2. Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • 3. Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

About the Facilitator

Kelly Maxwell

Kelly Maxwell has a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Education from the University of Alberta and has been an elementary school teacher for 32 years. She has also completed training in the teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy or DBT Skills.  

Kelly is passionate about sharing DBT-informed skills with educators because of how they transformed her... Read more »