Recent from Julie Ruffo

Kids Playing Doctor

Put a Doctor’s Kit on Your Gift List

Gift lists are endless, filled with this gadget and that “must-have” toy. If you’re looking for something to fill out your gift list, here is an unlikely solution I...

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Steady Growth and Paying it Forward at Green Valley Elementary

(NOVEMBER 2017) Green Valley Elementary is using Conscious Discipline to steadily increase its state scores, decrease problem behavior, increase social-emotional skills and pay it forward within their community. Three...

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Conscious Discipline Global Family

20th Anniversary Story Receives MarCom Platinum Award

The MarCom Awards, honoring excellence in marketing and communication, bestows the coveted Platinum award to Conscious Discipline for the 20th Anniversary Story. (OCTOBER 30, 2017) Conscious Discipline’s 20th Anniversary...

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Slate Run Elementary Experiences Big Wins with Conscious Discipline

In a feat less than 30% of Indiana schools can claim, Slate Run Elementary achieved an “A” grade for the 2016-2017 school year. This is the second year Slate...

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Mt. Tabor Elementary Experiences Fewer Discipline Referrals, More Academic Gains with Conscious Discipline

From an F-rated school to an A-rated school in a stunning one year, Mt. Tabor’s intense work with Conscious Discipline’s social-emotional methodology helps increase student achievement across the board....

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Dr. Becky Bailey Addresses 2017 International Confederation of Principals in Cape Town, South Africa

September 2017 Dr. Becky Bailey bids you “Howzit,” the traditional South African greeting as she speaks at the 13th Annual Convention of the International Confederation of Principals in Cape...

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Advocating in Washington for SEL

Dr. Bailey Addresses Congress at 2017 Baby Caucus

JULY 2017 Dr. Becky Bailey spoke at a Congressional Baby Caucus briefing in Washington, D.C. on July 13, 2017, delivering a clear message: Providing comprehensive social-emotional learning (SEL) skills...

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Head Start Class Dark

Head Start Conscious Discipline Alignment

The Office of Head Start periodically publishes its requirements for early childhood programs in the Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework: Ages Birth to Five. This Framework describes the...

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Head Start

Conscious Discipline Improves SEL, School Climate, Readiness and Pro-Social Behavior

Rain, J. S. (2014). Loving Guidance, Inc. Final report: Conscious Discipline Research Study. Intro brief: This study examined the impact of Conscious Discipline on social-emotional behaviors in early childhood...

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