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SMART1 APS (PLCC/Mount Elbert – La Plata) Fall 2018

October 23, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 4, 2018

SMART-I is a 20-hour program. The program involves experiential activities in mindfulness including: meditation, emotional awareness and movement. Weekly meetings also include presentations and group discussions. By registering for this class, you are acknowledging the expectation of participation in at home exercises. The SMART class is strictly educational and does not constitute any form of clinical treatment or medical advice. It should not be used as a substitute for medical diagnosis, advice, or service.

We encourage you to register with your colleagues to maintain continued support for the practice of mindfulness.

The schedule for the course is as follows:
Tuesday, October 2, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, October 9, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, October 16, 4:30pm. – 6:30pm (No class)
Tuesday, October 23, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, October 30, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Saturday, November 3, 9:00am – 1:00pm (Retreat)
Tuesday, November 6, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, November 13, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, November 20, 4:30pm – 6:30pm (No class)
Tuesday, November 27, 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday, December 4, 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Everyone is required to register on this site.

Attendance at the first class is mandatory. 

You must attend the HALF-DAY retreat to earn the certificate of completion and any form of credit.  If you miss the course retreat, you can attend a half-day PUBLIC RETREAT to make that up.  Please check our calendar for the next public retreat dates.

Course Fees:
APS Licensed Staff: $75
APS Classified Staff: $25
All others: $175

(Course fees supported by the APS Healthy Schools Initiative. Fees will be refunded by APS upon completion of all course requirements)

Course Credits:
APS teachers who successfully complete the course requirements will receive credit to move along the salary schedule. All participants are eligible for one graduate credit through Colorado State University at an additional cost of $61. Information on registering for CSU will be sent with your welcome letter to the course.

Refund Policy:  
75% back after Class 1; 50% back after Class 2; No refunds after Class 3.

Cancellation Policy:
PassageWorks Institute reserves the right to cancel this course if there is insufficient enrollment.  We make that decision in the week prior to the start of class.  You can help us avoid this situation by encouraging your colleagues to join you in taking the class.

This class is NOT for school administrators who evaluate teachers. We offer a retreat for school administrators and school leaders every semester.  Please click here for more details and to register.


October 23, 2018
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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PLCC/Mount Elbert-La Plata
15771 E. 1st Ave.
Aurora, CO 80011 United States
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