EQUIP is Teaching Channel’s professional development program that helps new teachers quickly build skills and confidence in the classroom. EQUIP’s new teachers gain access to an on-demand webinar featuring educational experts sharing easy-to-implement strategies on monthly topics.
November's webinar welcomed Karen Renaud, a positive psychology coach, and former K12 Wellness Director. This webinar provides expert information about what positive psychology is and how to apply it to help protect against teacher burnout. By focusing on the SPIRE elements, and how to focus on character strength, this webinar helps teachers to understand how to have compassion on themselves. It provides excellent takeaways and easy-to-implement tips for applying positive psychology every day.