VIRTUAL EVENT | Zoom Webinar
- 18 Nov 2020
Learn from leading experts
In this three-part webinar series, author and educator Timothy D Kanold will guide you in developing a fulfilling and well-balanced professional life.
To make deep contributions to the lives of our students, we must first embrace routines and practices that maintain and improve our professional lives. From avoiding burnout to creating moments with meaning, supporting our professional lives helps us to become more effective educators. Through his experience as an educator and leader, Tim will help you discover your “heartprint” and “soul story” to stay balanced and fulfilled in your professional life.
Heart & Soul will reaffirm or revive your passion for your profession and help you become an inspiring educator for all the students you serve.
Wednesday 14 October, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
Attending to the Heart & Soul of your professional life in such a time as this!
Wednesday 11 November, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
Living your life between the zeros: Finding moments of joy, gratitude and grace in the workplace!
Wednesday 18 November, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
Thriving in community: Creating a schoolwide culture of vulnerability, belonging and validation
Session 1: Wednesday 14 October, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
In this inspirational opening session, Tim describes how to use your heartprint and your soul story to avoid burnout and maintain a healthy and well-balanced professional life each day. He describes the roles empathy and self-compassion play in our life experiences and offers suggestions for how to stay busy without being hurried.
Session 2: Wednesday 11 November, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
In this engaging session, Tim brings to life several chapters from his newest book, SOUL!: Fulfilling the promise of your professional life. During this session you will complete a timeline of your current professional life, target defining moments and learn how to create moments of ‘firsts’ that allow your personal and professional life to stay fresh and move forward. As Tim often asks, ‘What are we doing, and how do we demonstrate gratitude, with each trip we take around the sun?’
Session 3: Wednesday 18 November, 9.00–10.00 am AEDT
At the centre of professional learning community (PLC) life is our Heart & Soul. It is the essence of all that we do. In this session you will explore the PLC process and how it creates and promotes a culture of belonging. Tim takes you on a journey beyond collegiality to a culture of vulnerability with your colleagues and ends with a classroom culture of validation, where every student understands their worth. And he reminds you, above all else, not to let your self get lost in the collaborative shuffle.