Training Type: Online Real Time
Total Hours: 1
From Inspiration to Action April 15, 2020
In this final session, Lisa G. will invite participants to reflect on what they have learned about themselves and their communities as a result of navigating the complexity of the current reality. Focus will be on 10 concrete steps they can take to carry their wisdom into the future and to come out on the other end of this pandemic open to possibilities and with a renewed commitment to making a difference in the lives of children and families.
This session is part of a 3-day, 6-hour mini conference. We will address the immediate needs of the early childhood workforce as its members continue to navigate the complexity of the impact that current events have had on their capacity to work with children and families. With a focus on the collective strengths and contributions of the workforce threaded throughout the conference, each presentation will meet the Northern Lights criteria for real-time live professional development trainings in Vermont and be designed to rebuild workforce morale, support participants with moving through change, and explore our collective role and responsibility to support quality child development and to lead our communities both now and into the future. Sessions include: Feeling Your Feelings: Your Guide for Adult Emotion Processing; Personal Boundary Setting: Being the Calm During the Storm to Remain Flexible; Powerful Tools for Community Care; Encouraging Play During a Pandemic; Creating Positive Change, A Curious Growth Mindset, and An Appreciative Culture; From Inspiration to Action.