Improving Student Outcomes & School Culture Through Social Emotional Learning
This event has been rescheduled for Fall 2018.
Stay tuned for future details.
Move This World is excited to visit Mississippi on Thursday, July 26 and would love to learn how your school or district is prioritizing social emotional learning.
Please reach out to Elana Kanter, Engagement Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more and set up a meeting!
Southwest MS Community College
Regional Workforce Training Center
1146 Horace Holmes Drive
Summit, MS 39666
Sign ups for this session are coming in Fall 2018. Please check back later to reserve your spot!
About the Session: At this event, visitors will see first hand how Mississippi educators have prioritized social emotional learning in order to empower students and teachers. They will learn why social emotional learning (SEL) is essential for all students, how to best evaluate and select SEL programming, how to prepare teachers to address social and emotional skill development and best practices for program implementation. Visitors will have time to engage and collaborate with fellow administrators and teachers to discuss challenges and brainstorm ideas for next steps with one another. The session will conclude with an hour of networking while attendees enjoy lunch.
Welcome, Introductions, & Activator
Presentation: Why Prioritize SEL?
Presentation: SEL Programs & Staff Wellness
Lunch and Networking
Visitors will hear from:
- Dr. Cederick Ellis, Superintendent, McComb School District
- Katrina Hawkins, Kindergarten Teacher Practitioner, Kennedy Early Learning Center
- Felicia Thomas, Lead Learner & Principal, Kennedy Early Learning Center
- Erma Gibson, First Grade Teacher Practitioner, Otken Elementary
- Dr. Cynthia Lamkin, Lead Learner & Principal, Otken Elementary
- Lakya Washington, Leader Learner & Principal, Summit Elementary
What is Move This World?
Move This World (MTW) is a social emotional learning program that provides PreK-12 educators and students with digital tools to strengthen their social emotional wellbeing in order to create healthy environments where effective teaching and learning can occur. Through evidence-based, developmentally appropriate digital tools, Move This World ritualizes a daily practice of identifying, expressing, and managing emotions.
Want to learn more about Move This World?
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