Wisdom Collective provides consulting, workshops and classes for parents, teachers, school leaders and faculty in higher education in the areas of literacy, arts, ethnic studies and self-care. Wisdom Collective also provides spaces for educators to come together in community to draw from inner and outer resources to work in contemplation and action towards change.
Dr. Karen Cadiero-Kaplan has extensive experience in developing and presenting curriculum and professional development for K-12 schools, higher education, and community in the areas of educational equity, language policy, English learner education, social justice, and anti-racist education. Learn more about Karen’s education background at: (insert link here for SDSU-https://education.sdsu.edu/directory/dle/karen-cadiero-kaplan
Professional Learning in the era of COVID 19: Wisdom Collective recently provided professional development for the Tucson Unified School District in the area of social-emotional wellness for educators. A link to the keynote address and workshop are below along with PDF attachments of the related presentation resources.
Resilient Teachers: Self Care as a Core Practice
Tucson Unified Back to School Conference Keynote Address August 3, 2020
Presented by: Dr. Karen Cadiero-Kaplan
In this keynote address, Dr. Cadiero-Kaplan shares her own experiences implementing self-care practices and provides an overview of some key strategies and resources from the COVID-19: Resilient Educator Toolkit, a free resource that equips teachers with actionable strategies and advice to use immediately for themselves and in working with and supporting children, parents, and families during these difficult times. She will begin and end her presentation with short practices that are easily done at home.
Unpacking the Resources of the Resilient Educators Website :
A Professional Development Workshop for Tucson Unified School District August 3, 2020
Presenters: Karen Cadiero-Kaplan and Katherine Dupre
This workshop provides an overview of the resources available to teachers on the Resilient Educator website and how the site can be utilized by teachers, and to learn about resources designed to support their students in the classroom and for parents and families.https://resilienteducator.com/