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Thursday, February 27 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Embedding Kindness in the Elementary School Classroom

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Stepping away from a formalized Character Education Program, Rebecca and Kristin share their kindness and empathy explorations with students in a Division One and Division Two setting. Discussions in this session will include examples and reflections on: kindness projects and initiatives in the school and greater communities, embedding kindness in classroom language and building a community of learners who are engaged in creating a kind, and mutually respectful classroom environment. Recommended books and resources will also be showcased. This workshop expands upon the 21 Day Kindness Project GETCA Workshop, presented at the 2019 Conference.

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Rebecca Robins

Math Div 1, Edmonton Public Schools
Rebecca Robins is currently a grade one teacher at Westbrook School in Edmonton. She began her career as a resource teacher in Vancouver, working with K- Gr.7 students. Rebecca's Bachelor Degree is from the U of A in science and physical education. She has a diploma in ELL (teaching... Read More →


Thursday February 27, 2020 10:30am - 11:30am MST
(Westin - British Columbia Room)