2022
Teacher Seminars

Join us for our 2022 Teacher Seminars in Melbourne (May 10th) and Sydney (June 9th) - Professional Learning you don't want to miss!

What to expect

The Resilience Project has partnered with over 1,000 schools around the country, teaching simple and practical mental health strategies.

For the first time in 2022, The Resilience Project will be hosting two separate teacher seminars in Melbourne and Sydney – empowering more educators than ever before to look after their wellbeing while also giving them the tools needed to improve their students’ mental health.

Join The Resilience Project founder, Hugh van Cuylenburg, partner Martin Heppell and the TRP Team for this engaging and practical day focussed on resilience and education.

2022 Teacher Seminars

Melbourne

Tuesday 10 May 2022

9.30am – 3.15pm

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Sydney

Thursday 9 June 2022

9.30am – 3.15pm

International Convention Centre Sydney

Who are the Teacher Seminars for?

The Teacher Seminar is a fantastic opportunity for all educators (secondary, primary or early childhood) who:

The Teacher Seminars help educators...

Develop positive mental health habits and build resilience.

Build resilience in their students through simple daily activities.

Help parents support their children to become more resilient.

Schedule & Session Information

9.00am – 9.30am:

Arrival and registration

9.30am – 10.45am:

Session 1: Discovering Resilience

10.45am – 11.15am:

Morning tea

11.15am – 12.15pm:

Session 2: TRP In Action

12.15pm – 1.15pm:

Session 3: Teacher Wellbeing Workshop

1.15pm – 2.00pm:

Lunch

2.00pm – 3.15pm:

Session 4: Authentic Connection

SESSION 1: DISCOVERING RESILIENCE
Presenter: Hugh van Cuylenburg (Founder)
Hugh will share the importance of wellbeing and strategies to practise Gratitude, Empathy and Mindfulness (GEM) – the evidence-based principles linked to positive emotions and mental health.

SESSION 2: TEACHING RESILIENCE – THE RESILIENCE PROJECT IN ACTION
Presenter: Elias Karageorgiou (School Partnership Manager)
This workshop is designed to inspire your teachers with new ideas & resources to support their students’ wellbeing.

SESSION 3: TEACHER WELLBEING WORKSHOP – LOOKING AFTER OURSELVES
Presenter: Leah Stevenson (Teaching & Learning Advisor)
This workshop gives educators an opportunity to put themselves first, reflect on their current self-care practices and develop an individual wellbeing plan.

SESSION 4: AUTHENTIC CONNECTION
Presenter: Martin Heppell (Partner & Presenter)
Martin will share the power of embracing vulnerability, imperfection and passion to building connection – and the positive impact this can have on us both personally and professionally.

FAQs

The Teacher Seminar is a fantastic opportunity for all educators (secondary, primary or early childhood) who:

  • Would like a refresher on The Resilience Project.
  • Are new to teaching The Resilience Project curriculum.
  • Are looking for more ideas to build resilience in their school.
  • Would like to meet and network with other like-minded educators.
  • Are not yet working with The Resilience Project, and would like to know more.

The Teacher Seminar helps educators:

  • Develop positive mental health habits and build resilience.
  • Build resilience in their students through simple daily activities.
  • Help parents support their children to become more resilient.

Here at TRP, we have made sure our Teacher Seminars not only provide you with a fantastic opportunity to develop your professional knowledge and practice but are also learning experiences that directly meet the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST).

Click here for a list of competencies that you will meet by attending.

The Teacher Seminar ticket cost covers…

  • Four individual presentations from The Resilience Project presenters and educators – including founder Hugh van Cuylenburg and partner Martin Heppell.
  • Individual catering packages.
  • Premium venue hire fees.
  • A holistic wellbeing day focussed on the mental health.
  • Full access to our TRP team to answer any questions.
  • An opportunity to reflect on your own wellbeing as well as others.

If you’re booking for a large group, you can do this via the ticketing provider website.

If you have any questions, please contact Sarah via [email protected]

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Please send the following information to [email protected]:

  • School name
  • Contact name
  • Email address
  • Number of tickets
  • Billing address
  • Purchase order number (If required)

Testimonials



Seminar agenda

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