Jen Dirga, MSW, LICSW, is the Director of Social and Emotional Learning at Project Adventure. She joins Project Adventure after 15 years as a Program Manager, trainer and coach for a SEL program through the Wellesley Centers for Women at Wellesley College. She has published articles on addressing and responding to childhood  trauma and has spoken at numerous conferences on SEL, childhood trauma, and mindfulness.

 

This workshop is directed at administrators and faculty of schools to introduce them to Project Adventure's programming and how its foundation in experiential learning promotes lasting SEL growth. Participants will also hear from trainers and school faculty about how the implementation of our programs has positively affected their learning communities.

 

 

Presenters

Laura MacDonald has worked 18 years in the experiential education field and her focus at Project Adventure is on the social and emotional learning through physical education and health and wellness.​

Prudence Pilkanis, M.Ed, is the Health and Wellness 6-12 Curriculum Leader in the Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District in MA and is National Board Certified 2003, 2013.

Half-Day Workshop

 

Follow up the webinar and experience your learning with Jen and Laura.

Social and Emotional Learning by Doing

Tuesday, Oct. 17 | 4:00 - 4:45pm EST​

Project Adventure