Elevate Social Emotional Learning Conference: Start Strong with Conscious Discipline the First Six Weeks
Join Conscious Discipline founder Dr. Becky Bailey along with Master Instructors and Certified Instructors for a Conscious Discipline Conference – Elevate Social Emotional Learning: Start Strong with Conscious Discipline the First Six Weeks. This new event is an ideal ‘tune up’ for the critical first six weeks back to school, featuring best practices in social and emotional learning. Discover proven strategies to increase teacher effectiveness and satisfaction and academic performance while reducing discipline referrals. You will learn the keys to cultivating a healthy, connected home and school culture with specific practices and structures that bring about transformational, sustainable change in homes, classrooms, schools and communities. You will leave this conference with your complete SEL plan for the first six weeks that will set-up your entire school year for success!
$349 (Early Bird) | $399 (After April 14)
- Orlando, FL
- Dr. Becky Bailey
- Amy Speidel
- Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo
- Jill Molli
- Karen Hickman
- Kim Jackson
Here's What You'll Learn:
The first six weeks of school are critical for establishing practices that increase academic performance, boost teacher effectiveness and satisfaction and reduce discipline referrals.
Who Should Attend
This conference is designed for early childhood – 5th grade administrators, teachers, social workers, school psychologists & counselors at any stage of awareness / implementation.
Educator, author and Conscious Discipline founder Dr. Becky Bailey and a team of Master Instructors will facilitate this new 3-day National Conference.
Add-on a post-conference day of “Conscious Discipline Family Camp with Shubert” for a high-engagement day designed to help parents and children apply Conscious Discipline in fun everyday scenarios.
Elevate Social Emotional Learning with Conscious Discipline
Limited Seats Available! Start Strong with Conscious Discipline, a transformative leader in social and emotional learning. Our NREPP certified approach is trauma-informed, based on a unique brain-state model that provides a framework of comprehensive self-regulation for adults and children. Join us to learn core concepts and structures that have proven, time and again to enrich social-emotional health and build a healthy, connected home and school culture.
Practical steps and critical investments in time needed the first six weeks of school that will achieve the following outcomes:
- A research-backed, school-wide approach to discipline
- How to foster school climate and culture that supports healthy home and school connections
- Social and emotional learning that increases academic performance and empathy
- Strategies to minimize discipline referrals and reduce or eliminate suspension and expulsion
- Classroom Management best practices that boost teacher effectiveness and satisfaction
This unique event offers an optional “Family Camp with Shubert” single day add-on. The first event of its kind, this hands-on “boot camp” engages parents AND their children with age-appropriate activities, along with individual and shared workshop sessions. Our team of Master Instructors will help connect the dots between the Conscious Discipline methodology and real life with practical examples and helpful reminders for everyday scenarios.
Meet Your Facilitators
Dr. Becky A. Bailey
Dr. Becky Bailey is an award-winning author, renowned educator and internationally recognized expert in childhood education and developmental psychology. She is the creator of Conscious Discipline, a trauma informed program that transcends positive discipline to help families and educators become more resilient, more compassionate and better equipped to handle whatever challenges, conflicts or upsets life sends their way. Through Conscious Discipline, Dr. Bailey has inspired and trained more than 3 million educators and caregivers, impacting an estimated 15.8 million children. She has authored 21 books related to guidance and discipline, several of which have won national awards. She currently has over 1.2 million books in circulation.
Jill Molli has a B.A. in Elementary Education and a Masters in Counseling. She possess the gift of delivering this important message of Dr. Becky Bailey’s Conscious Discipline program with humor which makes for a wonderful learning experience. Jill was selected as an LGA because of her no-nonsense ability to get to the heart of a situation plus her commitment to living Conscious Discipline principles at school and at home.
Raleigh, North Carolina
Kim Jackson is a master teacher who is dedicated to providing the very best learning experiences possible for each child in her care. She graduated from Winthrop University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She has been teaching Pre-kindergarten in the public schools of North and South Carolina for the past 15 years.
Amy Speidel comes to you as a national presenter with Loving Guidance, Inc. She is also a certified Parent Coach, working with families within a pediatric practice. Amy first used Conscious Discipline as a teacher, and witnessed a transformation in her students. She now aspires to support all adults who come in contact with children by sharing Conscious Discipline® with them through practical, user friendly seminars and workshops.
Karen Hickman has a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education and a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education, both from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has been in the field of education for over 25 years, including teaching grades 4-6 in public school, operating an in-home preschool program for ten years and teaching as an adjunct professor for the University of Missouri-Columbia. Karen also has background experience as a Certified High/Scope Trainer and a Certified High/Scope Teacher. In 2003, the Central Missouri Association for the Education of Young Children honored Karen with the Outstanding Early Childhood Professional Award.
Wake Forest, North Carolina
Kim Hughes is a 30+ year veteran of education with Master’s degrees in both Elementary Education and School Leadership/Administration. She excels in providing engaging, informative events for educators and administrators of children infant through elementary age.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo graduated from the University of Miami with a Masters in Early Childhood Special Education and is a talented trainer who has worked extensively with special needs children. In fact, her special education classroom was recognized as a Conscious Discipline model classroom by Dr. Becky Bailey and Miami-Dade County Public School District. Because Dr. Bailey recognized Elizabeth’s commitment to Conscious Discipline and her ability to share her expertise with others, she asked Elizabeth to become an LGA.
More Information About This Event
Materials & Event Schedule
These materials are included with your Conscious Discipline Workshop registration:
- Conference Tote Bag
- Conference Handouts/Binder
July 24 – Opening Night
05:30pm – 07:30pm Connection Activities led by Dr. Becky Bailey & Cocktail Reception (cash bar)
July 25 – Day 1
08:00 am – 08:30 am Registration
08:30 am – 10:00am Keynote: Dr. Becky Bailey
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 am – 12:00pm Session 1 Breakouts (7 options)
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch (provided) – Tour our 3 model classrooms
01:30 pm – 3:00pm Keynote: Amy Speidel, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor
03:00 pm – 3:30 pm Break
03:30 pm – 5:00 pm Session 2 Breakouts (7 options repeated from the morning)
July 26 – Day 2
08:30 am – 10:00 am Keynote: Dr. Becky Bailey
10:00 am – 10:20 am Break
10:20 am – 11:35 am Session 1 Breakouts (7 options)
11:35am – 12:45 pm Lunch (provided) – Tour our 3 model classrooms
12:45 pm – 02:00 pm Keynote: Jill Molli, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor
02:00 pm – 02:20 pm Break
02:20 pm – 03:35 pm Session 2 Breakouts (7 options repeated from the morning)
04:00 pm – 05:00 pm Closing session: Dr. Becky Bailey and DJ Batiste
July 27 – Optional Add-On Day | Optional Conscious Discipline Family Camp with Shubert
Additional fee of $99.00 for 1 or both parents with 1 child age 4 or older
08:30 am – 10:00 am Keynote: Dr. Becky Bailey
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
10:15 am – 11:15 am Session 1 Breakouts
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Session 2 Breakouts
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Conscious Discipline Family Fun with Shubert
3:45 pm – 4:30 pm Review and Closing session: Dr. Becky Bailey
08:30 am – 12:30 pm Camp with Shubert
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Lunch
Add-On Day: 1-Day Family Camp with Shubert
1-Day Family Camp with Shubert
Join Conscious Discipline founder Dr. Becky Bailey along with Master and Certified Instructors for our first-ever 1-Day Conscious Discipline Family Camp with Shubert. The first event of its kind, this hands-on ‘boot camp’ engages parents AND their children with age-appropriate activities, individual and shared workshop sessions.
Parents and children will:
- Practice skills for self-regulation
- Children will play games based on the Shubert books to learn and practice skills
- Participate in family activities to strengthen relationships
- Practice and create I Love You Rituals
- Enjoy family time together
Space is limited to the first 100 children for the Family Camp with Shubert. All participating children must be ages 4 and up and potty-trained – no exceptions.
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Policies & Procedures
Seating is limited. Please make sure the contact information you provide when you register is truly the best way for us to reach you prior to the event. If you have not received your confirmation prior to start date, it is your responsibility to contact Conscious Discipline. We recommend that you do not purchase non-refundable airfare until you receive an email confirmation from Conscious Discipline. Conscious Discipline assumes no responsibility for travel arrangements made prior to written confirmation of your acceptance as an attendee.
By registering for a Conscious Discipline event, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions detailed below and includes a publicity photo release.
Cancellations received in writing up to two weeks before the start of the event will receive a refund of their registration fee less a $100 processing fee. No-shows or cancellations received after that date receive no refund. Please notify Registrations by e-mail.
Attendees of Conscious Discipline event may substitute another person for their seat at no extra charge up to two weeks before the start of the event. Substitutions made after that time are subject to a $25 processing fee. Please notify Registrations by e-mail.
Conscious Discipline reserves the right to substitute speakers at any event. In the unlikely event a workshop is cancelled, registrants will be refunded paid workshop tuition only.
Liability / Media Release
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Scholarships & Helper Positions
The Conscious Discipline event scholarship covers tuition fees and course materials for this workshop. Travel, accommodations, meals and any special discount packages are not covered. If you have registered for this event and you are selected to receive a scholarship, your registration fees will be refunded.
If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you are required to stay at the host hotel and understand that you may be requested to write a very brief article of your experience that will likely be published in our online newsletter, announced in an email and/or posted on our website.
Prior scholarship recipients are not eligible and the scholarship is not transferable.