Teach Mental Health

New this year, Teach Mental Health is free online, self-paced professional development for teachers to increase their knowledge about mental health and mental illness.  The seven modules are designed to give teachers and teacher candidates a foundation of mental health literacy, including effective strategies to use with students and in your own life. The seven… Read more

Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators

Emotional resilience is the ability to adapt to stressful situations. More resilient people are able to bounce back after negative experiences. Emotional resilience helps prevent burnout at work. But, developing emotional resilience isn’t something usually taught to teachers alongside instructional strategies and techniques. Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Teachers is a resource that focuses on… Read more

Connect Fours

Connect Fours is a new tool for creating online games that can help learners review material. The idea is for players to find four sets of four related terms from sixteen terms displayed on the game board.  It is loosely based on the classic board game and the ‘connect wall’ in the BBC quiz show ‘Only… Read more