Navigating Lockdowns

Navigating Lockdowns

Although many schools require lockdowns as a safety measure, they often trigger anxiety and even trauma for students. Children who are regularly exposed to frightening circumstances may experience depression,...

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Navigating Lockdowns 5 Key Takeaways for Parents

Navigating Lockdowns: 5 Key Takeaways for Parents

This article was adapted from the podcast episode Navigating Lockdowns from a Student and Parent Perspective with Dr. Becky Bailey, parent Nicole Mercer, and high school student Hannah Mercer....

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Navigating Lockdowns 5 Key Takeaways for Teachers

Navigating Lockdowns: 5 Key Takeaways for Teachers

This article was adapted from the podcast episode Navigating Lockdowns from an Educator’s Perspective with Dr. Becky Bailey, preschool teacher Tiffany Taylor, and fifth grade teacher Kristin Abel. Read...

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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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Navigating Lockdowns How to Reduce Anxiety and Restore Safety

Navigating Lockdowns: How to Reduce Anxiety and Restore Safety

This article outlines a series of steps to complete before, during and after lockdowns to minimize anxiety and trauma. The Navigating Lockdowns series also contains shorter articles with key...

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Breakout Session: Picture This! Visuals That Boost Safety and Connection for Infants and Toddlers

Learn how to incorporate visuals that provide safety, foster connection, and support success for children and teachers. By the end of this interactive session, you’ll have plans for a...

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Podcast

Practical Ideas for Visual Expectations, Assemblies, and Student Safety

Real Talk for Real Teachers with Dr. Becky Bailey and special guest Ali Kurt Episode Summary Although Conscious Discipline provides extensive coaching, resources, and support for schools, implementation is...

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Elevate Breakout: Picture This! Visuals That Boost Safety and Connection for Older Children (Grades 3-5)

Session Breakout: Picture This! Visuals That Boost Safety and Connection for Older Children (Grades 3-5)

Build a plan for implementing visual routines in your classroom, along with a Friends and Family Board, Ways to Be Helpful board or book, and visual rules with two...

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Elevate Breakout: Picture This! Visuals That Boost Safety and Connection for Young Children

Session Breakout: Picture This! Visuals That Boost Safety and Connection for Young Children

By the end of this interactive session, you’ll have plans for a Friends and Family Board, Ways to Be Helpful board or book, visual rules with two positive choices,...

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