Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Visiting Scholar Presentation by Sabre Cherkowski and Keith Walker

Teacher well-being: An overview of research on noticing, nurturing, sustaining flourishing in schools

Date: Monday, June 11, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 4:30 pm
Location: Vernon Ready Room

Abstract: Drawing on their recently completed SSHRC-funded research, Flourishing in Schools: A Positive Organizational Perspective, Drs. Sabre Cherkowski (University of British Columbia-Okanagan) and Keith Walker (University of Saskatchewan) share knowledge and practices gained through their study of teacher wellbeing in k-12 schools. In this talk, they provide an overview of their findings, offer a conceptual model of flourishing in schools, and highlight several practical applications for noticing, nurturing, and sustaining flourishing in school learning communities.