Building Compassionate Learners

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ThunderRidge High School location and March 27 and 28 dates for conference 
A Conference to Foster Thriving and Compassionate Communities

This conference will foster thriving and compassionate communities of students and adults by building further capacity for Social Emotional Learning amongst teachers, parents, and community members. Learning at this conference will include training for teachers and parents around mental health and well-being, strategies for students and staff to assist with stress and anxiety, and considerations for parents in supporting their children to be successful students.

In Partnership with: SkyRidge Medical Center Logo

 

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Keynote Speaker: Donna Y. Ford

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Donna Y. Ford, PhD, is a Distinguished Professor of Education and Human Ecology and Kirwan Institute Faculty Affiliate at The Ohio State University's College of Education and Human Ecology. She is in the Educational Studies Dept., Special Education Program. She returned to OSU in Aug. 2019. Previously, she was a professor at Vanderbilt University and one of the leading experts/authorities on gifted Black students. Professor Ford has written over 150 articles and book chapters; she has made over a 1,000 presentations at professional conferences and organizations, and in school districts. 

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 Learning Strands

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Health and Wellness class image of asian lady stretching
Restorative Practices class image of kindergarten teacher working with kids in a circle  Trauma informed care class image of teacher talking intently to a student 

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Are You Coming in From Out of Town?

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Dining Options

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Food Delivery:

Quick Stops: 

  • Zoe’s Kitchen
  • Kneaders Bakery & Cafe
  • Noodles & Co
  • Chipotle
  • Torchy’s Tacos
  • Shake Shack
  • Mad Greens

Sit-Down:

  • Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
  • Old Chicago
  • Modern Market
  • Crave Burgers











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