Not Being Able to Handle Rejection Can Cause a Behavior Problem

Date: August 21st, 2019

We need to teach kids how to handle rejection because that is a real life skill!!!

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We MUST Teach Anger Self-Management

Date: August 6th, 2019

Do you TEACH kids how not to become angry? Or do you just give the kid an out when they’re angry?

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If You’re Asking Them to Work in Groups, YOU BETTER TEACH ‘EM HOW!!!

Date: August 4th, 2019

Even if you have a great lesson plan, you still might get really awful behaviors unless you teach them the social skills they’ll need for it.

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Poor Conversation Skills Can LOOK Like Behavior Problems

Date: July 31st, 2019

There are a lot of skills needed for a conversation. Are you teaching them?

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I Don’t Like to Use Screen Time as a Reward

Date: July 24th, 2019

Are we feeding into our young students’ lack of social skills by using screen time as a reward?

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DO NOT Give Everyone a Trophy!!!

Date: June 8th, 2019

Learning how to compete is a social skill! Kids will suffer as adults if we don’t teach it to them!

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Wonder if a Kid is NOT SORRY?

Date: April 21st, 2019

If a student isn’t sincerely sorry, could it be that we need to teach empathy for them to understand?

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Freely GIVE Attention to the Attention Seeker – Unconditionally

Date: April 6th, 2019

Attention is not something you should make a kid with no social skills earn. Give it to them unconditionally!

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Teach REAL Apologizing, Not FAKE Apologizing

Date: February 20th, 2019

We need to teach kids that an apology is supposed to have MEANING behind it! It’s not just saying “I’m sorry.”

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Special SEL Classes Are Fine, But YOU Have to Teach It Too

Date: December 26th, 2018

It’s not enough to have special SEL classes for the students that need it. We need to teach SEL in our classroom everyday too!

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