Spotlight on Lunch and Learn Facilitator Jodi Wert
Jodi Wert is an Education Integrator based in Durham, NC. Drawing on 23 years experience in the early childhood, primary, and tertiary sectors, she partners with educators and families to weave together early years pedagogy, curriculum, and learning environments to wholly support young children. Her work is shaped by interpretation and experience across a wide range of contexts, including international living in México, Argentina, and Singapore, as well as professional development with the educational project of Reggio Emilia, Italy. She believes that equitable, relationship-based education is an entry point to civic wellbeing.
Lunch and Learn Session: Preparing for Agentic Resilience
We will explore ways to prepare ourselves and our learning environments to integrally support student resilience. Essential Questions: How do we respond (vs. react) to shocks and stressors? How do we promote an adaptation mindset? What resources are available to support a multi-faceted approach?
Photo Credit: Jodi Wert, 2018, Iona Scotland