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Teaching SEL Life Readiness
Oct 25. 2021

SEL Leadership Starts with Sharing the Why

In his 2011 book, "Start with Why", Simon Sinek offers powerful advice for leaders: start any endeavor with “why.” Why are we trying something ...

author: Faith Smith

Teaching SEL
Sep 28. 2021

3 Powerful Staff Engagement Strategies to Launch Systemic SEL

Few can argue that Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is having a moment in education, and rightly so. Even before the

author: Faith Smith

Teaching ACEs
Dec 08. 2020

Four or more ACEs in my classroom

We all had that student who comes in looking disheveled, hungry and not in a learning state of mind. We’ve made all the referrals to everyone we ...

author: Nicola Jones-Ford

Teaching School Equity
Oct 12. 2020

Equity in the classroom: That's not fair!

As an educator how many times have you heard ‘it’s not fair/that’s not fair’ in your classroom.  A student complaining that it feels like ...

Author: Nicola Jones-Ford