About This Webinar
COVID-19 has affected everyone—students and educators alike. This webinar will focus on how educators can strengthen their own well-being so that they can be fully prepared to support the well-being of their students. Topics covered will go beyond simple “coping” strategies and instead will examine critical practices that can either undermine or support one’s overall mental health.

Presenter
1584844780-d6413f510a2c0000
Dr. David Tranter
Professor, Faculty of Social Work – Lakehead University
Dr. David Tranter has been teaching and working in mental health, well-being, and education for over 30 years. As a researcher, professor and the Scientific Director for the Centre for Relationship-Based Education, Dr. Tranter works widely with educators across Canada and beyond to support students at all grade levels to reach their highest potential. He is a dynamic, thought-provoking, and entertaining speaker, who has challenged educators across the country to think differently about their role, and to understand the needs of students on a deeper level. He is the co-creator of The Third Path: a relationship-based pedagogical framework that promotes both student well-being and academic achievement. His book, “The Third Path”, is now available. More information about his work can be found at thirdpath.ca and relationshipbasedschools.com.