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Back to School Basics: How to Reach the Child who Struggles from the Start
Thursday August 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Presented by Jill Molli, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor
Sponsored by Frog Street Press
The first six weeks of school are critical for establishing routines and practices that increase academic performance, boost teacher effectiveness and satisfaction, and reduce discipline referrals. There is a way to permanently change children’s behaviors, even the children with the most difficult behaviors. Children must be both willing to learn how to behave and must know the skills of how to successfully interact with others. By addressing both of these dimensions, we can achieve success with our most demanding children. Learn the skills needed to transform children who are aggressive and defiant into cooperative members of your learning community from the start. In this edWebinar, Jill Molli, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor, discusses:
- How to help the children change their behavior from hurtful to helpful while using strategies that literally wire their brain for self-control for the rest of their lives
- How to take daily conflicts (hitting, tattling, name calling) and turn these moments into teaching opportunities
- How to create a school family classroom where children choose to be cooperative and are motivated by caring instead of candy
- How to create an environment where even the children with the most aggressive behaviors are accepted and included as valuable members
Childcare, Head Start, and PreK through elementary teachers, and school and district leaders will benefit from watching this recorded session.
About the Presenter
Jill Molli has the uncanny ability to help people laugh and learn at the same time. Her past position in a Title 1 elementary school offered her opportunities to apply Dr. Bailey’s Conscious Discipline® in a school setting and her own family offers her constant real-life experiences to share with her audiences. Jill was selected as a Conscious Discipline Master Instructor because of her no-nonsense ability to get to the heart of a situation and her commitment to living Loving Guidance principles at school and at home. She is an entertaining, motivating and heart-felt presenter.
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