Course Topic: Social and Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence is the ability to understand other people’s feelings and emotions.

It is particularly important for school teachers (and students!) as it helps them understand group dynamics, and respond appropriately without underestimating or overheating conflict

Emotional intelligence also allows teachers to manage difficult communication, create strong relational bonds, and support students to reach their full potential.

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Conflict Management, Emotional Intelligence and Bullying Prevention

Acquire an understanding of group dynamics by discovering how tensions, alliances, and relational struggle can interfere with learning. Learn to encourage active listening, empathy, and emotional literacy.

Art as Therapy: Self-Expression and Special Needs in Art Education

Acquire an understanding of the therapeutic power of visual arts and their importance in teaching students with special needs.

Resilience and Well-being Strengths for Teachers

Gain an understanding of the responsibility to cultivate resilience strengths in order to attain a stable state of well-being. Explore strategies such as emotional management, fostering a positive mindset, and cultivating empathy and compassion.

Art, Music, and Dance Therapy for an Inclusive Classroom

Discover the power of creativity for creating an inclusive classroom and fostering motivation, autonomy, self-esteem, participation, and collaboration.

A Satisfying School Experience: Strategies and Skills for Teachers

Discover innovative approaches to create a meaningful school experience and explore practical ideas for fostering a dynamic, creative environment. Improve student engagement and promote healthy school-family relations with these strategies.

Leadership and Management for School Principals

Work on your leadership strengths while also recognizing potential areas for growth and realistic solution strategies. Develop your professional role as leaders and identify with it.

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) for Successful Schools

Learn to develop your own course of action for promoting Social and Emotional Learning in the school through reflection, sharing experiences, and creating a unique path tailored for your school community.

Transformational Leadership: How to Empower Followers and Communities

Discover the key principles and characteristics of transformational leadership, practicing emotional intelligence, active listening, and empathy within the framework of Non-Violent Communication.

The Social, the Emotional, and the Digital Approach

Acquire a deeper understanding of the connotations and implications of diversity. Discover strategies to prevent conflicts and promote emotional literacy among your students. Learn about digital tools to use for these goals.

Playful Learning: Strategies for Reducing Stress and Energizing the Classroom

Acquire knowledge and skills to implement a common language of well-being and the principles of Playful Learning in the classroom. Concentrate on a heart-full approach and how to build a strong relationship between school and home.

The Well-Being Code: Energy Tools and Mind-Body Activities for Self-Care

Acquire stress management techniques, resilience-building skills, and coping strategies to promote personal well-being and social-emotional learning. Discover methods to create a positive learning environment.

Learning By Doing: Games and Activities to Develop the Whole Child

Explore active learning strategies that involve learning by doing and discover the value of teaching and learning through useful activities and games, such as Role Play, Peer Teaching, and Body-Play Learning.

Bullying Prevention and EdTech for a Wholesome School Environment

Learn how to create a healthy learning environment where bullying and discrimination prevention will be taken care of. Get inspired on how to integrate ICT into class, practicing methodologies to understand prejudice and prevent conflicts.

Effective Communication Strategies for Supportive Parent-Teacher Relations

Discover an array of communication strategies to adapt your teaching and collaboration with the parents of the students to modern standards, both in person and through digital educational platforms.

Gender and Sexuality: How to Support and Guide Your Students

Deepen your understanding of an array of concepts surrounding sexuality, acquiring the capacity to differentiate them and pass the knowledge onto the pupils to create a safe environment that supports them in the disclosure of their own sexuality.

LGBTQIA+ in Education: Building Empathy and Acceptance

Gain a comprehensive understanding of LGBTQIA+ identities to foster empathy, acceptance, and inclusivity in the classroom. Learn strategies to address biases and prejudices and create a more supportive educational environment for students.

Music Activities to Stimulate Emotion, Creativity and Engagement

Experience the power of music and learn how to use it to meet the students’ needs. Discover how to include music in the classroom to develop cognitive and emotional abilities by implementing the principles of music psychology and music therapy.

Social-Emotional Learning and Safety Skills in Finnish Education

Develop an understanding of the Social and Emotional Learning and explore the concept of safety skills education. Discover how important your own well-being is for maintaining a positive learning environment.