PRIVATE EVENT – The Empathy School: Practices that Promote Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging to Transform You and Your Classroom

This is a highly interactive and customized professional development program for all staff employed at the Pre-K to 5th grade magnet academies of St, Martins Parish, Lafayette, LA.  The program includes the following: 

·      Discuss and understand the role of empathy and particularly perspective-taking as a cognitive capability, as well as culturally responsive teaching and learning to foster diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEI-B) to support racially diverse and underserved children of Saint Martin Parish magnet schools consistent with the existing desegregation goals

·      Examine and practice EQ:  self-awareness, self-regulations, motivation, empathy, and social skills with teachers, staff, and administrators to build DEI-B in Saint Martin Parish schools

·      Engage evidence-based, trauma-informed mindfulness practices to support a culture of respect and understanding for all children


Aug 01 2024


All Day


Martin’s Parish, Lafayette, LA
Martin’s Parish, Lafayette, LA