Dr Amy McConnell Franklin

Principal Consultant

PhD Latin American Studies, Tulane University, USA

M.E.D Counselor Education, University of New Orlean

MPH Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University

Trainings, Certifications, Memberships

  • Founding Member for the Center for Emotional Intelligence Re: Humanizing Education
  • Author of Choose to Change
  • Certification Trainings for Educators

Experience

  • Transformative community organizer and advocate for building strong, honest and compassionate relationships across communities, families and schools
  • Worked on four continents providing trainings in community public health and most recently, emotional intelligence
  • Trained teachers and administrators in over 20 schools to integrate EQ into the classroom and school culture
  • Implemented the Self-Science curriculum in a diverse range of programs from early childhood through college level teacher training
  • Trained teachers and administrators in over 40 schools facilitating the integration of EI into classrooms and school cultures and has designed projects and developed curriculum in a diverse range of programs from early childhood through University
  • University Of New Mexico-Taos, Taos, NM, Dept. of Psychology, Adjunct Faculty, Instruction in Emotional Intelligence and Psychology

Area of Expertise

  • Emotional intelligence
  • Social-emotional learning
  • Professional development
  • Measurement of emotional intelligence, change maker competencies
  • Co-creating and teaching a Social Entrepreneurship Incubator
  • From the Inside Out, Developing the skills of peacetime
  • Trainer of Trainers