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How to Adapt Conscious Discipline for Older Kids

Conscious Discipline for Older Kids: How to Adapt Rituals and Structures We’re often asked: Is Conscious Discipline for older kids? The answer is that Conscious Discipline is for everyone!...

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SEL for Teens: Can I Use Conscious Discipline with Older Kids?

Are Conscious Discipline and SEL for Teens? Often, social and emotional learning (SEL) programs are associated with early childhood. After all, the first three years of life are a...

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Consequences vs. Punishments with High School Students

Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey and special guest Steve Hummer Episode Summary Effective consequences, rather than ineffective punishments, are embedded in Conscious Discipline. Unlike punishment,...

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Conflict Resolution and Assertiveness

Conflict Resolution and Assertiveness

Webinars From the Field: Conflict Resolution and Assertiveness with Older Children Conflict is a daily fixture in every classroom. It can feel draining, pull attention away from important tasks,...

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Why Conscious Discipline Belongs in Secondary Schools

Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey and special guest Afton Schleiff Episode Summary Eighth and ninth grade English teacher Afton Schleiff fell in love with Conscious...

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Broward County Public Schools Reimagining Middle Grades with Conscious Discipline

Broward County Public Schools Reimagining Middle Grades with Conscious Discipline

(AUGUST 2019)  Last year, Broward County Public Schools launched their Reimagining Middle Grades initiative. To promote safety and belonging for middle school students, BCPS implements Conscious Discipline. According to...

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Reimagining Middle Schools with Conscious Discipline

Reimagining Middle Schools with Conscious Discipline

Broward County Public Schools is one year into their Reimagining Middle Grades initiative. The goal of the initiative is to help every child “be literate, emotionally healthy, and academically...

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Funding Opportunity for Teachers or Districts Implementing SEL Initiatives

Funding Opportunity for Teachers or Districts Implementing SEL Initiatives

We’d like to share an exciting SEL funding opportunity from the NoVo Foundation. The NoVo Foundation is accepting applications from teachers and districts who will implement SEL initiatives in...

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Building Safety and Connection with High School Students

Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey and special guest Steve Hummer Episode Summary Self-regulation programs like Conscious Discipline are most commonly used in early childhood programs...

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