Mindfulness-Based SEL in Action
July & August 2019
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Liane & Kate
Co-regulation provides assistance and support for optimal self-regulation through warm and responsive interactions. Support, coaching, and modeling are provided to facilitate a youth's ability to understand, express, and modulate their thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Read more at this link.
Building community in the beginning of the school year is essential to creating a safe learning environment for students. Check out what these schools are doing to build community not just at the beginning of the year, but throughout it! Follow the link to see what they do in action.
Let's help parents to build leadership skills at home as well as at school. Checkout this article from Psychology Today: Nurturing Youth Leadership Skills at Home.
August Self-Care Challenge!
August Self-Care Challenge
Start the School Year with 3 Simple SEL Strategies
August 23rd, 2017
At the start of the school year, parents, teachers and students alike have plenty of logistics to manage. There are external lists to think about such as supply lists, schedules and back-to school-nights, many of which fall outside of one’s total control.
However, we need to also take a few minutes during this hectic time to talk with young people about their internal lists–what they bring from within that they can control. Things such as attitude, effort and respect.
Read Mary's full article where she provides the how-tos of getting 3 simple SEL strategies integrated from the beginning of the school year.