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Mind Retreat
Educators

 

This workshop designed with Dr. David Walsh’s Mind Positive Parenting™ focuses on sharing trusted classroom practices and teaching staff how to build relationships that boost student achievement.

From an educator at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, Minneapolis, Minn.:

“The Mind Retreat offers a wealth of information. As the person in charge of our work study program, I’ve shared the information with our supervisors to help them be more successful in their work with adolescents.”
Key Learning Objectives for the Retreat

mind number oneEquip staff with practical strategies to boost student achievement by creating connection.

mind number twoIdentify threats facing student learning and the impact emotional stress can have on students’ brain development.

mind number threeProvide staff with important information about the latest brain science while they connect with one another.

What To Expect

mind activitiesACTIVITIES

The retreat starts with community-building activities that connect colleagues across grade levels and departments.

mind presentationPRESENTATION

Retreat Staff share personal stories and academic research that will inspire and challenge your educators.

mind small groupsSMALL GROUPS

Throughout the day, educators meet in small groups to deepen connections among staff.

mind sharingSHARING

At the end of the retreat, educators have the opportunity to share their learnings and commitments to connection.

The Details

WHO IT IS FOR

Educators and staff

LENGTH OF RETREAT

3.5 hours

COST TO SCHOOLS

Twin Cities: $3,795
Midwest: $3,995
National: $4,595

WAYS TO FUND IT

Learn about grants and fundraising ideas to help you pay for a retreat.

LEARN MORE
We would love to talk to you about how the Mind Retreat can help inspire character and build community in your school. If you’re a parent interested in this content, please contact Erin Walsh.