Behavior & SEL: Relationship Skills

Date: April 3rd, 2021

Relationship skills play a big part in SEL and behavior. So here are 7 relationship skills I recommend we teach kids.

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Behavior & SEL: Decision-Making

Date: March 28th, 2021

Responsible decision-making is a behavior SKILL we have to teach! Here are six points to help you do that.

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Behavior & SEL: Self-Awareness

Date: March 21st, 2021

Self-awareness is a huge part of behavior and Social Emotional Learning! I teach it with these four steps.

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Behavior & SEL: Self-Management

Date: March 14th, 2021

When it comes to behavior and SEL, self-management is huge. But what exactly is it?!

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Why I Like Middle School House Systems

Date: March 10th, 2021

Here are my ideas on how to give kids a sense of community if they’ve transitioned to middle school while learning virtually. And to keep that going when they are able to come in person!

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My Detentions Change Behavior!

Date: February 28th, 2021

Is it possible for detentions to CHANGE behaviors? Yes! Here’s how.

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Behaviors and Academic Bell-to-Bell During Covid

Date: February 21st, 2021

There are some things we have to have time for NO MATTER WHAT! Like morning meeting, reflection circle, and recess. These are huge prerequisites to learning! But is it still possible to do them during Covid?

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Behavior: How Do You Make a Decision?

Date: February 14th, 2021

When a kid makes a poor decision, it might seem like it’s a conscious decision. But maybe they were never taught the SKILL of making a decision.

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I Don’t Ignore Behavior!

Date: February 7th, 2021

There’s a difference between waiting to acknowledge a behavior and ignoring it. I don’t ignore. I manage!

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How I Enliven SEL for Olders with Little Kids’ Books

Date: January 31st, 2021

Certain “little kid” books can be great resources for teaching SEL to middle and high schoolers! Here’s what I like to do…

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