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February 8, 2023
Webinar – Understanding Poverty & Stress in K-12 Students
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
Webinar
This introductory session will cover foundational information regarding the scope and depth of poverty in our schools.  We will consider the relationship between poverty and stress as well as implications for students and communities. We will conclude with a discussion of how we can support students who are experiencing poverty and related stressors. About Katharine […]
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February 9, 2023
Webinar – Level 1: Intro to Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
Webinar
THIS WEBINAR IS NOW FULL. This introductory session will be an overview of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.  What is it?  How is it used? What’s the research say?   One practitioner shares her experience with DBT in the classroom, in one-on-one sessions with students, with small groups, and in her personal life.  Participants will leave the session […]
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February 16, 2023
Webinar – Foundations for Establishing Bully-Free Classrooms
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Webinar
In this online presentation, we will learn about the foundations for establishing bully-free classrooms and schools. Topics introduced will include defining bullying and associated roles, predictive and protective factors, warning signs, and intervention recommendations.
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February 20, 2023
Webinar – An Overview of PBIS Tier 2 Systems, Data & Practices
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Webinar
Although the tendency when focusing on Tier 2 is to discuss interventions, it is equally important to understand the systems and data that support those practices. In this session, we will learn how these three things—systems, data, and practices—work together to effectively support students’ targeted social, emotional, and behavioral needs. 
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February 23, 2023
Webinar – Level 2: A Deeper Dive into Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
Webinar
This session will be a quick review of the Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) concepts from Level 1 and a deeper dive into applying them in practice.  How does DBT fit into a trauma-informed classroom?  Who benefits from DBT?  What might implementation look like?  Can I use DBT in my science (or math or English) class? […]
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March 2, 2023
Webinar – Online Social Interactions: Can Meaningful Friendships be Established in Online Environments?
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Webinar
In this webinar, we will discuss how youth interact with peers in an online context, including establishing friendships in an electronic environment. Topics covered will include defining friendship, understanding online social interactions, examining online social network platforms, and exploring the intersection of social interactions in electronic and physical spaces.  The presentation will conclude with a […]
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March 6, 2023
Webinar – Beyond a “One Size Fits All Approach”: PBIS Tier 2 Interventions for Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Risk
Learning and Training Opportunity
PreK-12
Professional Development
Webinar
How do we decide what intervention a student needs? In this session, we will learn about different Tier 2 interventions that can be matched to students’ areas of risk. We will discuss data that indicates a specific social, emotional, or behavioral need and the evidence-based interventions that have been shown to address these needs.