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Elevate Breakout Session: District-Wide Transformational Planning

2019 Breakout Session: District-Wide Transformational Planning

Transformational change requires a new mindset, yet we also know that we can’t make people change. How do you honor the flexibility of a transformational process while providing enough...

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Elevate Breakout Session: Coaching - What Happens After the Professional Development (PD)?

2019 Breakout Session: Coaching – What Happens After the Professional Development (PD)?

Conscious Discipline provides many external supports for implementation and suggests that schools/programs concentrate coaching and other resources on the Conscious Discipline Action Team (CDAT) and other highly motivated individuals....

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Elevate Breakout Session: Creating a Safe Place - Teaching Self-Regulation

2019 Breakout Session: Creating a Safe Place – Teaching Self-Regulation

Research proves that self-regulation is an essential skill for creating safe, effective learning environments. In Conscious Discipline, the Safe Place is the centerpiece of your self-regulation program. It is...

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Elevate Breakout Session: Conscious Discipline in Middle and High School Classrooms

2019 Breakout Session: Conscious Discipline in Middle and High School Classrooms

Conscious Discipline is most commonly associated with early childhood programs and elementary schools. It makes sense to build SEL skills during the foundational early years. But what about the...

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Elevate Keynote: Let’s Do It - Starting the Year Off Brain Smart

2018 Keynote: Let’s Do It – Starting the Year Off Brain Smart

Conscious Discipline creates “brain smart” environments where optimal learning can occur. In this keynote from the 2019 Elevate SEL Conference, Dr. Bailey shares key information about the brain state...

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Elevate Keynote: Healing Hurting Hearts - Trauma-Informed Strategies to Transform Behaviors

2019 Keynote: Healing Hurting Hearts – Trauma-Informed Strategies to Transform Behaviors

Trauma is epidemic, with almost half of children in the United States suffering one or more types of trauma. Children impacted by trauma often have difficulty focusing, connecting with...

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Elevate Keynote: Empathy - The Highest Cognitive Skill Possible and the One Everyone Needs to Survive

2019 Keynote: Empathy – The Highest Cognitive Skill Possible and the One Everyone Needs to Survive

Empathy is not a luxury skill. It is a skill that is essential for our survival. In this keynote session, Dr. Becky Bailey discusses how to offer empathy to...

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Elevate Keynote: Noticing - Mindfulness at the Heart of Conscious Discipline

2019 Keynote: Noticing – Mindfulness at the Heart of Conscious Discipline

Noticing, also described as “mindfulness in action,” is a vital skill at the heart of Conscious Discipline. In this keynote from the 2019 Elevate SEL conference, Dr. Becky Bailey...

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Navigating Lockdowns 4 Key Takeaways for Administrators

Navigating Lockdowns: 4 Key Takeaways for Administrators

This article was adapted from the podcast episode Navigating Lockdowns from an Administrator’s Perspective with Dr. Becky Bailey and Certified Instructor Diane Phelan, a middle school administrator. Read more...

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