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Wellbeing/SEL Episodes

June 18, 2024

How to Reduce Student Academic Stress and Improve School Climate (Eli…

In this episode, Anjana and Anya, two high school students from New Jersey, discuss their program 'Connected' aimed at promoting awareness of the mental health struggles that often accompany the academic pressures that high a...

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Jan. 30, 2024

How to Ensure Educator Wellbeing - Part II (Aimee Presnall)

In Part I, Sybil Hall and I discussed what educators can do to take ownership of their own wellbeing. Here, in Part II, Aimee Parkinson Presnall. Founder and CEO of Well-Nest (Australia) and I discuss how individual responsib...

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Jan. 23, 2024

How to Ensure Educator Wellbeing - Part I (Sybil Hall)

There are a wealth of things we can do to reduce the stress and anxiety that we feel as educators. In this episode, weath and wellbeing consultant, teacher, and author Sybil Hall (Burn Bright Not Out) takes us through some …

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Jan. 3, 2024

How to Develop Resiliency in Students (Nicola S. Morgan)

Join me and my guest Nicola S. Morgan - Founder/CEO of NSM Training and Consultancy - as we discuss strategies for developing resiliency in the students we teach. Nicola also is one of a select few to successfully swim across...

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Jan. 2, 2024

How to Silence Your Inner Critic/Imposter Syndrome (Jill Stoddard)

Many of us in education, particularly these days, feel like we are not capable of addressing all of the needs of our students and families. This is often the case for both teachers and administrators. Join me and my guest …

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Dec. 19, 2023

How to Make Your Teaching Sustainable (Paul Emerich France)

No one needs to be told that many teachers are leaving the profession these days for a variety of reasons. However, there are ways to make teaching more sustainable. Join my guest Paul Emerich France and I as we discuss …

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Dec. 12, 2023

How to Support Students with Autism (Maribeth Edmunds)

As my next guest Maribeth Edmunds says, students with Autism will grow up to be adults with Autism. In this episode, we explore how to help our students with Autism grow and achieve academically and socio-emotionally so they ...

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Nov. 7, 2023

How to Build SEL into After School and Academic Programs (Bridget Dur…

In the wake of the pandemic, we all know that students are struggling in understanding and regulating their emotions. Before learning can occur, however, students need to be able to understand and regulate their emotions; It ...

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Oct. 31, 2023

How to Support Your LGBTQ+ Students (Tricia Friedman)

LGBTQ+ students (and staff) are part of our school communities and if we are truly concerned with providing a safe learning environment, which most educators would agree is part a school's mission, then this means for all stu...

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