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The Importance of Being Happy: How Being Happy Leads to More Effective Teaching and Learning

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Do you or your students sometimes feel overwhelmed with all you need to do? Empower yourself and your students by increasing your level of happiness! Join Susan Brooks-Young as she shares current positive psychology research that identifies workable strategies to support healthy, joyful classroom environments. She will discuss how a happier environment leads to more effective teaching, learning, and living. Susan will also offer an overview of the specific principles that fuel happiness and help educators understand the importance and benefits of teacher and student happiness. Come discover how to get your class started on the path to happiness and more effective learning.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Other
Last aired on: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Addressing Learning Loss, Learning Theories & Strategies, Personal Enrichment
Tags: burnout, happiness, positive psychology, teacher effectiveness

Reviews (79)

On point and real. Thank you for bringing this information into light.
Full Member
Super informative.
I liked this! Good advice!
Basic Member
This was very good! She shared many different aspects of ways to be sure you are enjoying and doing well in the teaching profession. I have not gotten into the social media aspect, but a lot of younger and new teachers could use this effectively. Thank you!
Full Member
shares effective ways to be happy and stay happy!
Shares advice on effective ways to maintain happiness. Great video!
Full Member
great attitude advice. We are here for the kids!
Full Member
Thank you for this happy information!
Basic Member
Very informative and helpfu
Full Member
Thank you. This is a wonderful reminder that Teachers even need to take a few minutes to refresh and take care of themselves.
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