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Thursday, February 4 • 10:15am - 11:45am
***Pre-recorded*** Growth follows Failure

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As far as brain development goes, we need to appreciate the benefits of failure and how it helps to structure our neural connections. Adolescent brains are being impaired through an ongoing social assault on “failure”. In this 90 minute session, we will discuss the scientific research that shows the benefit of failure and how we as educators can help.

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avatar for Kathy Penner

Kathy Penner

Mental Health Teacher, Calgary Board of Education
Kathy Penner has been teaching with the Calgary Board of Education for 15 years. She spent 6 years in a highly specialized Mental Health High School classroom and has returned to the classroom where she is teaching social sciences. Her emphasis has always been about doing what is... Read More →


Thursday February 4, 2021 10:15am - 11:45am MST
Virtual Room 12 (Guidance)
  Guidance / Counselling  Admin / Leadership
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus 7-12
  • Room Details Pre-recorded - 0
  • Grade Focus 44537
  • Tags English