Well At Work
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The Well at Work podcast is a conversation with Canadian K-12 educators and researchers about workplace mental health and well-being.

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The Escalating Crisis of Violence Against Educators in Ontario (Part Two) ft. Chris Bruckert and Darcy Santor

Is violent behaviour in our schools being normalized and even hidden. Have we thought deeply enough about what is at the root of the problem of escalating violence against teachers and school staff.

Chris Bruckert is a Professor of criminology at…

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The Escalating Crisis of Violence Against Educators in Ontario ft. Chris Bruckert and Darcy Santor

Is violent behaviour in our schools being normalized and even hidden. Have we thought deeply enough about what is at the root of the problem of escalating violence against teachers and school staff.

Chris Bruckert is a Professor of criminology at…

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Workplace wellness while busy doing other things ft. Dayna Landry

Sometimes workplace wellness can be nurtured while busy doing other things. That was the case for Dayna Landry and her colleagues at Aurora Elementary School in Alberta’s Wild Rose School Division. Learn how their dedication to obtaining a Healthy…

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Tina Boogren

For Dr. Tina Boogren, self-care is not a program or even a set of practices. It’s about a disposition—a way of looking at the world. It’s about hanging on to your “why” and letting that guide you along the way.

Follow Tina Boogren on Twitter: @THBoogren

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Taking a SGM-inclusive approach to education ft. André Grace

Building a genuinely accepting and inclusive school culture is a shared responsibility.

In part two of this two-part episode, Dr. André P. Grace discusses the importance of taking an SGM-inclusive approach to education and how school leaders, staff,…

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Supporting LGBTQ2+ teachers in the workplace  ft André Grace

In part one of this two-part episode, Dr. André P. Grace discusses the work that remains to be done in providing teachers with the knowledge and resources to address SGM- inclusion and accommodation in schools. Equally important to consider is how…

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The changing nature of principals’ work  ft. Fei Wang

Effective school leaders are key to creating healthy schools. Yet, work intensification continues to threaten principal recruitment and retention – and ultimately staff and student performance.

In this episode, Dr. Fei Wang shares key findings from…

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The value of belonging at work  ft. Ilene Winokur

Think about some of the best schools you’ve ever worked at. What made these workplaces stand out?

In this episode, Dr. Ilene Winokur discusses the power of belonging in the workplace and the positive impacts it can have on K-12 staff well-being.

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School is a workplace ft. Grant Frost

School is a learning environment for students – but it’s also a workplace for adults where far too many K-12 staff are experiencing unprecedented levels of stress and burnout.

In this episode, educator and union leader Grant Frost discusses the…

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Reframing the narrative of teacher well-being (pt. 2) ft. Elizabeth Tingle

In part two of this episode, Elizabeth Tingle discusses ways we can begin creating a more positive narrative around teacher well-being and how doing so can transform school culture.

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