Join us for our 2021 Melbourne Teacher Seminar on the 18th of May.
The Resilience Project has partnered with over 1,000 schools around the country, teaching simple and practical mental health strategies.
In the 2021 teacher seminar, Hugh van Cuylenburg and Martin Heppell will walk you through their journeys and tell stories of the incredible people who have inspired them – and The Resilience Project – to spread happiness.
You’ll also be provided with practical strategies to look after your own wellbeing along with learning activities, resources and tips that will empower you to improve your students’ mental health.
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Date: Tuesday 18th of May
Time: 9.30am – 3.15pm
Venue: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Tickets: Click here
10.00am – 11.15am: Session 1: Discovering Resilience with Hugh van Cuylenburg
11.15am – 11.45am: Morning tea
11.45am – 1.15pm: Session 2: Wellbeing workshop & curriculum activities
1.15pm – 2.00pm: Lunch
2.00pm – 3.15pm: Session 3: Building strong connections in your school community with Martin Heppell
3.15pm: Day concludes
More about the seminar
If you’re a secondary, primary or early childhood educator, who is new to teaching The Resilience Project curriculum, in need of a refresher or eager to build resilience at your school – this seminar is for you. The practical activities and strategies presented through Hugh, Martin, Leah and Antony’s presentations will help you:
SESSION 1: Discovering Resilience
10:00am – 11:15am
Hugh van Cuylenburg - The Resilience Project Founder
The ‘Discovering Resilience’ presentation addresses how to focus on providing practical strategies to build resilience and develop positive mental health in an education environment.
Morning tea: 11:15am –11:45am
SESSION 2: Wellbeing workshop & curriculum activities
11:45am – 1:15pm
Leah Stevenson - Teaching and Learning Advisor
Antony Keely - School Programs Manager
We understand how busy life is as a teacher! The Teacher Wellbeing Workshop will provide strategies to look after yourself linked to the program pillars of gratitude, empathy and mindfulness. You will also be provided with a number of practical learning activities, including some great games, ideas and resources you can take into your classroom.
Lunch: 1:15pm – 2:00pm
SESSION 3: Building strong connections in your school community
2:00pm – 3:15pm
Martin Heppell - The Resilience Project Partner & Presenter
Strong connections with students, colleagues and parents are key to a positive school culture. They help us to become better leaders, role models and educators. In this session, you'll be provided with ideas and practical strategies to develop authentic connections across your school community - and beyond.
Day Concludes: 3:15pm