Schools of the Future Conference 2022

After two years of hosting the conference through a virtual format, the annual Schools of the Future Conference was back in person in Honolulu with over 1,200 educators, students and others interested in supporting our schools. The following is a list of some of the presenters who were part of the Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) or Individualized Learning/Learning Differences tracks at the conference with links to videos of their presentation and/or stories of their programs.

  • Dr. Denise Pope, Stanford University Graduate School of Education and Challenge Success: Effective Strategies for Helping Teenage Students Deal with Stress
    Story
  • Brenda McCormack, Roots of Empathy: Understanding Student Behaviors through the Lens of Temperament Traits
    Video
  • Danelle Mizuta, Punahou School: Cognitive Diversity and a Strengths-based Perspective for Neurodiverse Learners
    Video
  • Fern Yoshida and Carey Tambio, Hawai‘i Department of Education: Strengthening HĀ Foundations for Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Implementation
    Video
  • Shannon Smith, Harmony SEL with Shelly Andrews, Kailua High School: Harmony SEL Lessons, Activities and Everyday Practices
    Video
  • Tia Hartsock, Hawai‘i Department of Health; Dawn Rego-Yee, Ceeds of Peace; Trish Paplimu, Ceeds of Peace: Resilient Communities, Schools and Families: Holistic Trauma-Informed Professional Development and Community Schools
    Video
  • Jillian Evans, Panorama Education: Panorama Tool including the Student Success Platform; SEL + ABCs (Attendance, Behavior, Coursework); and connection to Hawai‘i’s MTSS
    Video
  • Nicole Tetreault, Ph.D., Awesome: Insight into a Bright Mind: The Latest Neuroscience of Neurodiversity, Exceptionalities and Living as Liberated Beings
    Video

For more information, visit the Schools of the Future Conference website.