Mindfulness and Self-Care for Educators

Mindful Fridays: I'll meet you at the intersection of Mindfulness and Gratitude!

November 12, 2021 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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This webinar is free to all Massachusetts educators.

Speakers: Peter Franklin, CPC, ELI-MP, Certified Mindful Schools Instructor, iPEC Certified Professional Coach, .b Mindfulness Instructor; Russ Terry, CPC, ELI-MP, Coach, Author, Motivational Speaker

Webinar Description
Peter Franklin (Mindfulness Coach and Author) and Russ Terry (Life Coach and Author) will lead a lively discussion on the many symbiotic benefits of mindfulness and gratitude. Peter and Russ are co-authors of the upcoming book, "Grateful Kids, and Grateful Schools," and will share their experiences on how the daily practice of gratitude leads to a more mindful, and happier, life.

About the Speakers
Peter Franklin is a certified Mindfulness Teacher and Coach who works with organizations, school districts and individual schools to incorporate mindfulness into their daily operations. Peter is an engaging speaker and workshop leader, both in-person and virtually. Peter is also the founder of Mindful Educator, and consults with schools and school districts on practical mindfulness inclusion into their daily lives. By day, Peter teaches High School English north of Boston, and is an avid cyclist.

Russ Terry is a Coach, Motivational Speaker and Diversity Consultant who has coached 400+ people from companies such as Microsoft, Google, J.P. Morgan, and PwC, and spoken at countless organizations, including the FBI, FedEx, United Airlines, NASA, and L’Oréal. He is also the author of a book series on Gratitude and Founder/CEO of Life Coach Radio Networks, a podcast platform that includes shows from over 135 hosts from around the world.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about participating in the webinar.

While this series is open to all Massachusetts educators, only attendees from districts who belong to MPY may apply for PDPs and/or CEUs.

Russ Terry's slides

Peter Franklin's slides

Membership Information
Most MPY webinars are available to ONLY current staff from member districts and organizations. Public school memberships include police and fire personnel. Former and retired employees and members of committees, including but not limited to, PTO/PTA, PAC, School Improvement Councils, Health Councils, Drug/Alcohol Councils, and school volunteers, are not considered MPY members.

PDPs and CEUs
MPY is an approved Professional Development Provider through the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (F20180079 provider number). Professional Development Points (PDPs) are offered for all MPY professional development webinars. PDPs are issued for a minimum of 10 hours of training.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available for clinical staff from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association, Inc. (MaMHCA). The NASW and the MaMHCA approves each event. Event participants may request CEUs by filling out the request form above. 

Requests for PDPs and CEUs must be submitted within 8 days of the webinar. PDPs and CEUs will only be issued to participants who have attended the webinar(s) and submitted the appropriate paperwork within 8 days of the webinar, with accurate accountability codes. 

PDP and CEU certificates will be emailed to attendees at the end of the school year.

Event Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend any MPY event after registering, you must cancel online at least 72 hours prior to event. For assistance email Lauren@mpyinc.org.