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Take the Happiness Challenge: Make a Change that Impacts Student and Teacher Success

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Are you ready to make some changes for yourself and your students that can lead to a sense of empowerment and more effective learning? Decades of research show that educators' levels of happiness have a greater impact on student success than any other on-campus factors. Join Susan Brooks-Young as she reviews various research and studies supporting the path to personal and professional happiness, and shares an overview of the five recommendations they have in common. Whether you are a teacher or a school leader, come learn how you can begin making a positive change today for yourself, your students, your classroom, and your school.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Other
Last aired on: Thursday, February 12, 2015 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Learning Theories & Strategies, Personal Enrichment
Tags: burnout, happiness, positive psychology, student success, teacher effectiveness

Reviews (34)

Great ideas! Happy teachers make happy students!
Full Member
Thank you!
Basic Member
Really nice ideas!
Thanks for the challenge for the next three weeks.
Full Member
Great advice about reducing stress.
Basic Member
Loved it ! I would like to get to the point of doing all 5 steps daily.
Full Member
I have done some of these things before, but I am looking forward to the challenge of completing all of them for the next 21 days.
Basic Member
Thank you or sharing this
Full Member
Very helpful...happiness is important
Full Member
This was amazing! It can change the lives of my students. How can I get information about the Candle and the Rose?
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