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Foundations of Compassion for Educators

  • Alameda County Office of Education 313 West Winton Avenue Hayward, CA, 94544 United States (map)

Join us for an exploration of the science of care and compassion. Learn tools for fostering more compassionate, equitable communities. 

 Cost: $65.00 | Lunch & materials will be provided

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Chrissy Colon Bradt is the Education Director at Courage of Care Coalition and a lead contributor to Mind and Life's Call to Care program for teachers and students. Chrissy has over 10 years of experience teaching humanities at the middle school level in New York City, Miami and Massachusetts. She also has served as an education consultant designing interdisciplinary, humanities middle school curricula for several charter schools in the northeast.

Brooke D. Lavelle is the Co-Founder and President of the Courage of Care Coalition. She is also Senior Education Consultant to Mind & Life's Ethics, Education, and Human Development Initiative and a co-developer of the Call to Care program for teachers and students. Brooke has experience designing and adapting compassion-focused curricula for children, adolescents and school teachers. She also currently co-leads the annual Summer Institute for Educators at the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.