Helpful videos, articles, printables and podcasts that equip families and educators to navigate sheltering, learning and working from home. We’ve also expanded access to our most popular e-learning tools and are offering many of them for free through June 30.
There are several Second Step activities freely available online for children Pre-K. Many of these are adaptable for remote learning or for families to do at home with their children.
Join Conscious Discipline Master Instructor Jill Molli for an overview of helpful structures to support a successful transition to learning. Families are reeling as adults and children are simultaneous adjusting to the newness of both home schooling and work from home. This practical webinar suggests four key starting points to increase safety, add structure and […]
In the wake of COVID-19, our normal way of life and our usual routines have been turned upside down. For children, these abrupt changes are especially confusing and scary, and so is the idea of a mysterious virus. This story by Abbi Kruse, Conscious Discipline Certified Instructor, uses reassuring language and colorful illustrations to explain […]
Routines are essential because predictability helps children (and adults) feel safe. When we feel safe, we’re willing and able to form relationships with others helping us solve problems and move smoothly through the day. Join Kim Jackson, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor, as she explains how to use a three-step process—Model, Add Pictures, and Practice M.A.P.—to […]
Some days, even the best parents feel at a loss for how to respond to a child’s behavior: the right words won’t come, the child won’t behave and there just has to be a better way! Join Ginny Luther, Retired Conscious Discipline Master Instructor, to learn about shifting to an emotionally-intelligent, brain smart and research-based […]
Helping parents recognize a child’s brain state, adults can access an entirely new toolset that helps children shift their internal state and reach optimal learning and creative problem-solving. Join Amy Speidel, Conscious Discipline Master Instructor, for an overview of seven discipline skills and helpful phrases to get you started or continue your journey to more […]
To keep staff and students safe and minimize the spread of COVID-19, many schools around the world have closed their doors. For children, this abrupt disruption to routine can feel confusing and scary. Available in multiple languages, this social story answers the question, “Why Can’t I Go to School?” in simple and reassuring terms.
COVID-19 responsive resources for families, guardians, caregivers, and communities. This is a pdf.
In 5-10 minutes a day, PK-12 students, teachers and families listen to a sequence of mindfulness practices. This is a strategy that peak performers in nearly every field use and is an ideal way to start the ‘at-home’ school day! The program is offered through a family/educator app, in English and Spanish, free through August […]