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Enhancing Educator Wellbeing [Webinar]

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 06 December 2019
Notice reference #: 1HA3_c

Doesn’t every person deserve to be well? How about every teacher?

This webinar explores what wellbeing is, why it’s important for educators and how we can increase teacher wellbeing.

International literature on teacher and leader wellbeing shows 5 key drivers, 5 avenues that can be used to enhance wellbeing in centres, kura and schools. In this session, the focus will be on practical ways to optimise teacher wellbeing with a few stories and a bit of humour thrown in for good measure.

What you'll learn:

  • Explore what wellbeing means
  • Explain why educator wellbeing is important
  • Provide practical ways to enhance wellbeing.

Target audience:

Teachers, Leaders, Education Professionals

When: Thursday 30 January @ 10 AM (1 hour)

Cost: $195 +GST per school (Up to 50% OFF for small schools - see full details)

Register now, even if you are unable to make the live webinar, no problem! Register anyway to receive a recording after the event.

About the presenter:

Suskya Goodall has a background in teaching and leading in primary and intermediate schools in the Nelson and Wellington regions.

Work with Maternal Mental Health, Playcentre and local iwi furthered her passion for wellbeing promotion for children and adults. After completing her Masters in educational leadership and wellbeing, she is now pursuing her doctorate: Promoting flourishing in centres, kura and schools of Aotearoa New Zealand.

At Victoria University of Wellington, Suskya supports training teachers, participates in the Teaching and Learning Committee for the Faculty of Education and has various projects on the go.

Passionate about individual and collective wellbeing initiatives, she works with schools, clusters, the Ministry of Education and has presented at various national and international conferences.

Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

30 January 2020 – 30 January 2020