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Session 3 - Teacher Leadership Workshops: Building Relationships, Teaching & Leading During COVID-19

Date: November 17, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Zoom
Description: Join NNSTOY, National Louis University, and Sanford Inspire for a series of coaching and mentoring workshops for teacher leaders, by teacher leaders.

In our sessions, we will support each other as we navigate our new normal and explore how you can help your colleagues to be the teachers their students need. Throughout the three sessions you will explore your own philosophy of teaching and effectively connecting with students and colleagues. Topics include:

>Social-emotional teaching and learning
>Building relationships with students, families, community
>Virtual learning and connecting with students
>Teachers as agents of change
>Sanford Inspire and Sanford Harmony as coaching and mentoring tools

Workshops will be September 29, October 20, and November 17 from 7:30-9:30 pm EST via Zoom.

Purchase individual sessions for $45 or all three for $100.

Check out the flyers below for more information about each session's topics.

Led by:
The Illinois State Chapter with Lindsey Jensen (2018 IL Teacher of the Year), Steve Elza (2015 IL Teacher of the Year),
Renee Gugel Ed.D. (National Louis University),
And Geri Chesner Ph.D. (National Louis University)
Contact: Liz Allen at
Flyer: NNSTOYWorkshop3.png

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