Co-hosted by SHAPE America’s Western District and Central District

Workshops

Pure Power: Integrating SEL Competencies Through Mindfulness & Mindful Movement

Description:
This interactive workshop will focus on the neuroscience of mindfulness and movement to create habits of responsiveness versus reactiveness. Participants will understand the interaction of mind and body through interactive breathing and movement sequences that is evidence-based and have access to free curriculum resources. Neuroscience of stress, building belonging, and educator care are the three key elements of this workshop.

Price: $45
(for members and non-members)

Date and Time: Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm
***On-site registration for this workshop will be available, but conference registration is required!

Presenter:
Anne Contreras, Pure Edge Director of Programs & Michelle Mitchell, Pure Edge Director of Partnerships – East

 

A Primer for Teaching a Skills-Based Approach in Health Education

Description:
The workshop provides the fundamentals of a skills-based approach to health education in which the focus is on developing student proficiency in the skills of the National Health Education Standards. There will be discussion on strategies for facilitating skill development through relevant and functional information. By the end of the workshop, participants will have the tools needed to transition to a skills-based approach to health education in their course, school and/or district.

Price: $45 (no textbook included)
(for members and non-members)

Date and Time: Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm
***On-site registration for this workshop will be available, but conference registration is required!