School and System Leaders
School leaders, like principals and vice-principals, and system leaders, like directors and superintendents of education, establish foundations for quality, consistency, and sustainability in school mental health.
You create the supportive environments needed for effective and sustainable practices in school mental health. Discover how mental health leadership strategies build foundations for upstream promotion and prevention services.
Learning never stops. Explore this section to build your mental health knowledge and related leadership skills so you can effectively set the stage, bring people along, and foster compassionate collaboration and care.
Working alongside system and school leaders, we have compiled resources and tools to make your work easier.
MH LIT: Student Mental Health in Action is a series of four lessons to support the development of basic mental health knowledge and help-seeking skills. The lessons are designed for use with secondary...
This classroom resource provides key communication strategies to help promote inclusion in mentally healthy learning environments
This info sheet provides tips and information about how to have mentally healthy conversations during challenging world events with students
World events can impact individuals, classes, schools, communities and beyond. This resource provides information on how to support students as they work through strong feelings after a challenging wo...
These four websites were developed in partnership with the educator federations and offer collections of everyday mental health classroom practices organized by social-emotional skill category. ...
For some children, the transition to kindergarten, or even the return to school after a break or illness, can lead to feelings of worry or distress. This resource provides support for the mental healt...