In an era where education is constantly evolving, the need to foster thriving school environments has never been more critical. Join us at the upcoming symposium featuring Dr. Lorea Martínez, the visionary founder of HEART in Mind, as we delve into innovative approaches to create exceptional learning atmospheres for students, staff, and administrators alike.
Hosted by the Santa Cruz County Office of Education and the Santa Cruz County College and Career Collaborative (S5C), this symposium promises to be a transformative experience for school teams seeking dynamic ways to enhance their educational environments. The event will feature workshops designed to unite counselors, teachers, and administrators, fostering collaboration and paving the way for outstanding school communities.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lorea Martínez
Dr. Lorea Martínez, an esteemed expert in educational psychology and the founder of HEART in Mind, will take center stage as the keynote speaker. With a wealth of knowledge and experience, Dr. Martínez is dedicated to revolutionizing education by promoting holistic and student-centric approaches.
HEART in Mind is a pioneering initiative that focuses on cultivating social and emotional intelligence in students, ensuring their overall well-being and success. Dr. Martínez’s keynote address promises to inspire and equip school teams with the tools they need to create environments that go beyond academics, nurturing the whole student.
Workshops: Crafting Excellent School Environments
At the heart of the symposium are workshops designed to bring teams together and explore innovative strategies for supporting student wellness. Participants will engage in collaborative sessions aimed at cultivating a culture of support and growth within school communities.
Topics covered in the workshops may include:
- Integrating Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) into the Curriculum
- Building Effective Communication Channels Between Staff and Students
- Implementing Inclusive Practices for Diverse Learners
- Creating a Positive School Culture: Strategies for Administrators
- Navigating Mental Health Challenges in Educational Settings
Details and Registration:
8:30am Breakfast and Sign In
Twin Lakes Church
2701 Cabrillo College Dr, Aptos, CA 95003