Engaging New Teachers

From workshops to symposia to lectures, MINTS offers a variety of events to engage new teachers in a supportive atmosphere.

Upcoming MINTS Events

Development of the Heart

Participants will learn the importance of cultivating positive emotions, specifically practicing gratitude and bringing kindness into our awareness. We will also practice compassion for ourselves and others. This is a […]

Crowe Hall 107 & Zoom Livestream

Language Functions Across Content Areas

Educators will learn how to easily find the language of their content and build academic language for all students, without straying from content standards. This is offered on Zoom. Please […]

Zoom

Interpersonal Mindfulness

This session will focus on our relationships with others. We will practice the art of listening. Our meditation will help participants take a different perspective toward those they typically find […]

Crowe Hall 107 & Zoom Livestream

Multilingual Family Partnerships

Educators will learn how to communicate and partner effectively with multilingual families beyond conferences to build true engagement. This is offered on Zoom. Please note: This workshop will be facilitated by […]

Zoom

Mindful Communication

Participants will learn practical ways to deal with difficult situations. This is a hybrid modality - we will host on campus and also offer a Zoom option. Please note: This workshop […]

Crowe Hall 107 & Zoom Livestream

Everyday Mindfulness

A little bit of mindfulness goes a long way. Easy, everyday practices will be explored with the intention of participants finding a sustainable way to bring mindfulness into their lives. […]

Crowe Hall 107 & Zoom Livestream

Building Active Discourse in Classrooms

Educators will explore the benefits of academic conversations for multilingual learners and their monolingual peers and walk away with research-based activities. This is offered on Zoom. Please note: This workshop will […]

Zoom

Finding Your Inner Child

This session is full of hands-on fun! Participants will enjoy mindful activities that are appropriate to bring back to their classrooms. This is a hybrid modality - we will host […]

Crowe Hall 107 & Zoom Livestream