Gerta Bardhoshi teaching the in Baker Teacher Leader Center
Learning and Training Opportunities
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Online Class – Rejuvenating + Flow Yoga
This practice can be used to boost our health, strength, and well-being. The goal is to come away feeling refreshed and reenergized. This practice is for everyone. Modifications will be shared. We will connect movement to the breath and come to an all-four’s position for more stretching, lengthening, and strengthening positions like low lunge and child’s […]
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Online Workshop – Developing Mindful Self-Care Practices
The focus of this workshop will be integrating mindful self-compassion exercises into daily self-care practices. Participants will learn about the differences between self-care and self-soothing and the role of mindfulness in stress management. This interactive workshop will offer participants the opportunity to practice several different mindfulness exercises such as loving-kindness meditation and self-validation. 
Student in distress
Higher Education Workshop: Working with Students in Distress
You are in your office, thinking about a recent interaction with a student that leaves you troubled.  Many things run through your mind.  Is this a big deal?  Should I call someone?  Can I help this student?  Should I even get involved? In our current time of significant change in campus work and life, getting […]
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Higher Education Workshop: Caring for Self While Caring for Others 
 Being staff, faculty, post-docs, TAs, or anyone who works on campus and is called upon to help others can be challenging on a good day.  This program provides navigation for the stormier days as we move forward into the next semester and beyond. In our work, we are called upon to be thoughtful and caring […]
SEBH Webinar Series
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Webinar – Trauma-Informed Social and Emotional Learning
During this webinar, K-12 teachers and education professionals will examine the effects of adverse childhood experiences and trauma on students. This learning experience will address how stress impacts the brain and how teachers can create environments that help heal the effects of trauma. Participants will explore the importance of building relationships in healing trauma and […]
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Webinar – A Pedagogy For Us: Navigating the Chaos and Building Classroom Communities to Promote Joy (Part 2)
Participants in this two-part webinar series will engage in reflection on the responsibilities of classroom teachers to fully represent and engage all identities in the classroom. Through carefully designed activities before, during, and after the workshop, participants will leave with tools to realize and create classroom spaces that celebrate a diversity of identities and that […]
Woman performing yoga facing a body of water
Online Class – Rejuvenating + Flow Yoga
This practice is for everyone. Modifications will be shared. The goal is to come away feeling refreshed and reenergized.   We will start this first session by sitting and bringing awareness to our breath. During the second and third sessions, we will start standing.  This practice can be used to boost our health, strength, and well-being. We […]
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Webinar – A Pedagogy For Us: Navigating the Chaos and Building Classroom Communities to Promote Joy (Part 1)
Participants in this two-part webinar series will engage in reflection on the responsibilities of classroom teachers to fully represent and engage all identities in the classroom. Through carefully designed activities before, during, and after the workshop, participants will leave with tools to realize and create classroom spaces that celebrate a diversity of identities and that […]