The prospect of having a difficult conversation can leave us feeling anxious and unnerved. However, in education, these dialogues are often important for the well-being and success of students, colleagues, and educators. Join Lauren Boucher as she shares strategies for planning and navigating difficult conversations. You will also walk away with resources that will help reduce anxiety and mitigate confrontation to ensure these crucial conversations lead to positive outcomes for all involved.
Presented by Lauren Boucher
Lauren Boucher is a Regional Digital Teaching and Learning Consultant for the state of North Carolina and a former Instructional Technology Specialist with Pitt County Schools. She has taught third grade, as well as elementary and middle school gifted education.
Discuss strategies for planning and navigating difficult conversations that will support the well-being and success of students, colleagues, and educators.
Identify resources that will help reduce anxiety and mitigate confrontation to ensure that crucial conversations lead to positive outcomes.
Special Technology Instructions
Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat and discuss positive communication strategies to demonstrate their understanding of the session objectives and reflect on their learning.
By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate SimpleK12 Certificate of Completion
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