The Playing Field Honors Dr. Becky Bailey
(FEBRUARY 2022) THE PLAYING FIELD HONORS DR. BAILEY AND CONSCIOUS DISCIPLINE’S CONTRIBUTION TO ITS MISSION, VISION AND DAILY LIFE AT ITS CENTERS. The Playing Field, located in Madison, WI, is dedicated to breaking the barriers low-income families face in...Read
Caring for Adults with Cognitive and Memory Impairment with Dr. Becky Bailey
Webinar: Caring for Adults with Cognitive and Memory Impairment with Dr. Becky Bailey In this heartfelt webinar, Dr. Becky Bailey draws on personal experience to share tips for the families and caregivers of adults with cognitive and memory impairment....Read
See, Guide, Trust with Mr. Chazz
Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey, Julie Ruffo and special guest Chazz “Mr. Chazz” Lewis Episode Summary In this episode, Dr. Bailey is joined by Chazz “Mr. Chazz” Lewis, a former Montessori teacher turned educational specialist...Read
Play and Connection from Age 4 to 104
Real Talk for Real Teachers with Latoria Marcellus and Amy Speidel Episode Summary In this episode, 2020 National Teacher of the Year Tabatha Rosproy joins new hosts Latoria and...
Special Episode: Introducing your New Hosts
Real Talk for Real Teachers with Latoria Marcellus and Amy Speidel Episode Summary We’re excited to bring you this very special episode of Real Talk for Real Teachers, where...
Creative Strategies to Inspire Hesitant Teachers
Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey, Julie Ruffo and special guest Becky Jones Episode Summary Conscious Discipline asks adults to make a mindset shift and a...
How to Handle Vaccines and Other Medical Procedures featuring Amy Speidel
Webinar: How to Handle Vaccines and Other Medical Procedures Vaccines, medical procedures, doctors’ offices and medical centers can be scary… for children and adults alike! The way we approach children’s vaccines and other procedures establishes a mental and emotional...Read »
A Connection-Focused Approach to Virtual Learning
Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey, Julie Ruffo and special guests Jennifer Kist and Jill Hegarty Episode Summary In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many schools went virtual. Others opted for a hybrid format, with some...Read »
Help Kids Calm with a Portable Safe Place for Distance Learning
All learning occurs in the higher centers of the brain. Emotional upset —which is often acted out through behaviors like crying, hiding, yelling, whining, stomping and hitting — is an indicator that a child is in a lower brain...Read »
Webinar: Wishing You Wellness: Parent Self-Care
During stressful times, practicing self-care often slips off of our to-do list. But when you’re stressed, prioritizing self-care is more important than ever. If we don’t practice self-care, we can’t possibly give our best selves to our children, our loved ones, or those around us. Join Master Instructor Angela Fraley to fill your wellness toolbox with six wellness tools that will help you feel calm, relaxed, and ready to access the best version of yourself. These tips were made for parents, but they’re perfect for educators too!
Article Series: Conscious Discipline Consequences
One of the most frequently asked questions about Conscious Discipline is: “Does Conscious Discipline have consequences?” Conscious Discipline uses effective consequences by first building a foundation of safety, connection, and teaching missing skills. This foundation allows children to truly learn from consequences, resulting in permanent behavior change. Learn more about effective consequences and how to apply them in this series by Conscious Discipline founder and SEL pioneer Dr. Becky Bailey.