Connecting with Colleagues
A collection of practices to help educators build and maintain connections with colleagues
Use the Circle process to encourage self-care among staff and students in all dimensions.
Lead a brief choral reading practice that fosters community and connection.
Mentally cultivate kindness toward yourself and others.
Say “thank you” to other staff members for small favors or kindnesses.
Staff members express gratitude for others in the school community.
School staff connect with each other through empathy and understanding.
Think about a time when you felt close to another colleague to foster a personal sense of belonging at school.