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OISE Mindful Moments Online Sessions (Thursdays)
Facilitator: Rose Mina Munjee
OISE's Mindful Moments online sessions with Rose Mina Munjee take place every Thursday until August 27, 2020. Mindful moments sessions are open to all staff, students and faculty, and include a short introduction, 20-30 minutes of practice (breath meditation, body scan, mindful walking or movement, compassion and loving kindness, and gratitude practices), plus sharing and discussion about stress management, benefits of mindfulness meditation, and the latest research findings about mindfulness in mental health, physiology and neuroscience. Register for a session today.
Thursday, April 9 to
Thursday, August 27
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/wellness/Weekly_Practice/index.html

Kids, Care, and COVID-19: Reopening Childcare Centres and Schools
Hear from OISE professor Carol Campbell in a timely panel discussion on how we can move forward with reopening childcare centres and schools amid a health pandemic in Canada. Moderated by Global News' Farah Nasser. Watch on YouTube.
Tuesday, June 30 to
Tuesday, July 7
Web recording
More info: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylIpzD_r8o4

Athena and her nana cook up a storm: OISE Stay At Home Club
Tune in to watch the importance of preparing and sharing traditional dishes - from scratch! In this session, Master of Teaching student Athena Tassis will be preparing the Greek traditional pie spanakopita with her grandmother. Allowing students to express themselves and showcase their funds of knowledge in her classroom is very important to her, as it is one of the many ways to foster inclusivity and respect for diversity. No account required.
Friday, July 10
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Twitter LIVE
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/oise/News/2020/OISE_Stay_at_Home_Club.html

Workshop: Crafting a strong proposal for AERA and other conferences
LHAE DSA Workshop Series
As part of LHAE's student association workshop series, Professor Elizabeth Buckner and Katyn Chmielewski will walk you through crafting a strong proposal for the American Educational Research Association (AERA) and other conference. All via Zoom.
Sunday, July 12
12:00 - 1:00 PM
More info: https://oise-utoronto.zoom.us/j/95641861718?pwd=QktDSUxKS1JPaklKZ2Q5MmlqalNYdz09

Cyndi fires up your synapses!: OISE Stay At Home Club
Are you a creative thinker? Of course you are - and we'll show you how! Join creativity and education expert, Dr. Cyndi Burnett as she leads you through two fun and playful activities that will stretch your mind and ignite your creative thinking in new ways. The first activity will involve the ABCs. The second activity involves drawing a self-portrait. With these activities, you will use divergent thinking to explore many possible creative solutions and draw unexpected connections. Tune in, no account needed.
Tuesday, July 14
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Twitter LIVE
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/oise/News/2020/OISE_Stay_at_Home_Club.html

OISE Free Webinar: Entrepreneurial Thinking for Everyone
Join us for a free webinar on July 23 where you'll learn to apply entrepreneurial thinking to get what you want in life - whether that's building a business, advancing your career, or simply being happier! Learn more and register today.
Thursday, July 23
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
More info: https://www.oise.utoronto.ca/oise/News/2020/Entrepreneurial_Thinking_for_Everyone.html