Behavior: build conversation skills

Date: June 13th, 2017

Click here for more

Behavior: are your expectations too advanced?

Date: May 31st, 2017

Click here for more

Consequences: 4-part rubric for an apology letter

Date: May 24th, 2017

If we are having a student write an apology letter, then we need to give him/her structure around that. How? Watch my video to see.

Click here for more

Teach kids how to de-escalate themselves!

Date: May 17th, 2017

Watch this video for a great tip on how a high school teacher taught her class how to identify their feelings and self-manage.

Click here for more

Behavior: are you reading non-verbal cues?

Date: May 8th, 2017

Reading non-verbal cues is a skill in life. But if we don’t pick up on them, how can we teach that skill? Watch my video for more.

Click here for more

The 4th rule in my classroom: NO

Date: May 3rd, 2017

Kids need to learn to accept “no” as an answer. Watch this video to see how I teach them how to do this.

Click here for more

Behavior: do you send kids to the wall at recess?

Date: April 19th, 2017

When a kid misbehaves during recess, they often get sent to ‘the wall’ as a punishment. But what does that teach them? Watch my video for more!

Click here for more

Behavior: silence or indoor voice?

Date: April 12th, 2017

Should we expect our students to be completely quiet every time they’re in the hall? Watch my video to see what I think.

Click here for more

Behavior: kindergarten problem-solving story

Date: April 5th, 2017

Can our young students problem-solve for themselves? Better question: do we give them the opportunity to? Watch this video for a real life example.

Click here for more

Behavior: can I sit with my friends?

Date: March 1st, 2017

When kids want to sit with their friends, use it as an opportunity to teach skills. Watch this video to see how.

Click here for more