Recent from Amanda Bagwell

Man helping boy with homework

The Power of Yet

I was recently visiting the classroom of a high school math teacher with a marvelous bulletin board conveying a powerful message. (She was quick to tell me that it...

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Cheering Crowd

Teach and Parent Like An Olympian

Every four years in February, the world comes together to cheer and be inspired by the winter athletes who’ve made it to the ultimate global stage. We shout for...

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Bully

CD for Parents: How Do I Respond When Other Children Are Being Mean to Mine?

“Sometimes when we are around family members or friends who do not have consistent behavior expectations for their children, their child has a tendency to be mean to my...

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CD for Parents: Help! My Spouse and I Are Not On the Same Page

CD for Parents: Help! My Spouse and I Are Not On the Same Page

“I am trying to apply the principles I have learned from Conscious Discipline to my parenting practices and impart the same tools to my children. The problem is that...

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Parenting Flour Fight

CD for Parents: Help – My Kids are Wild Around Others!

“When I am one-on-one with my kids at home, I feel like things are going smoothly, but when they get around other kids, who may not have the same...

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Parenting with CD

CD for Parents: Help! I’m in a “Beginner’s Slump!”

“Help! I’ve learned about parenting with CD and I started strong, but now I just feel like I’m doing it all wrong!” First of all, breathe. The skill of...

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