Using the Thinking Environment - A WMHD 2015 webinar
Wednesday, 28 October 2015 from 12:30 to 13:45 (GMT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Mental Health in Further Education Network (MHFE) and BIS Community Learning Mental Health Pilot are offering a webinar every weekday from 10th -30th October to celebrate World Mental Health Day 2015. Please join us for as many sessions as you like and tell other people about this programme.
On Wednesday 28 October we are pleased to bring you:
"What are you assuming that's stopping you from... How using the Thinking Environment is one of the most practically useful things you can do to support mental health and wellbeing in your classroom"
by Lou Mycroft, Teacher Educator, TeachDifferent-TeachNorthern, Northern College
Lou's been using the Thinking Environment for 20 years. In this session she will share her personal learning and experiences. This session offers you the chance to explore with Lou the principles of Nancy Kline's "Thinking Environment" and how it can be one of the most important things you can do to support mental health and wellbeing in your classroom.
The practical stuff
How do I book?
Places are limited to 30, so reserve yours now. Simply select your 'ticket' and 'register'. We'll send you the meeting ID (which you need to join). You don't need to worry about setting up a password and username when you join the webinar at 12.30 pm on Wednesday 28 October 2015.
12.30-1.45 pm. Please check that your login and equipment are working before we are due to start
Join from a PC, Mac, iOS or Android
1) Download and install Zoom (or the Zoom app on your smartphone or tablet) before the session
> https://zoom.us and download Zoom. It's a tiny bit of online meeting software that takes a couple of minutes to download and install. It doesn't seem to cause too many problems with firewalls but if you think your work firewall might block it please get your IT department to add it to your permissions in advance of the session.
2) Select the following link to join the session https://zoom.us/j/6874931372 or join by phone: +44 (0) 20 3695 0088
3) Enter the meeting ID (which we'll send you when you register your place here on Eventbrite)
We want everyone to enjoy and have full access to this webinar. Please do not be offended if we ask you to help us do so. You can help by telling us:
- When you book, if you have any specific accessibility requirements we need to know about
- If you notice something we've missed or made difficult for you or others
We will do everything we can to make it right.
I'd like to come, but...
Are you interested in the topic but put off by the technology or previous webinar experiences, or the date or time or anything else? Please get in touch MHFEwhatsnew@gmail.com and we'll happily help you make up your mind/suggest other ways you can find out about this content.
Tell people about it
Checkout our full programme of World Mental Health Day 2015 webinars. Details are the calendar on our home page at http://mhfe.org.uk . Join us for as many sessions as you can make. Please share this event with other people and on Facebook and Twitter
Once you've registered your place we'll send you the meeting ID by email. Eventbrite will automatically send you a reminder 48 hours before the session. We look forward to meeting you.
We hope you can make it and look forward to seeing you.
Mental Health in Further Education Network
A friendly e-community of practice for anyone with and interest in adut education and mental health and wellbeing. We co-create opportunities to network, discuss and share experiences, resources, good practice and lessons learned with other practitioners.
Join us on
We are busy in the background planning our month-long series of online sessions in October in support of World Mental Health Day 2016 - let us know what you'd like to see and if you'd like to present an aspect of your work/experience.