Parenting 101 at EQ.org is a free elearning organized with reflection activities and a video collection of more than 50 parent interviews. This course guides parents to communicate, collaborate, and create great relationships so that they can, in turn, teach these skills to children. To access, register for a free account on EQ.org then go […]
In collaboration with UNICEF World Children’s Day, Six Seconds provide 60 free SEL activities and crafts requiring minimal supplies. Each activity has its own video description and powerful discussion questions to simulate conversation in a virtual classroom or at home. All activities have a tactile, artistic, or verbal component. Lessons can be filtered by age […]
The Family Kit is used by families with children of all ages to teach and unite them in doing positive actions at home, and elsewhere, as individuals, parents, and members of the family and community. Using engaging and colorful materials, families participate in instruction and activities in 42 30-45-minute lessons. The kit includes a manual, […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
In this guide “A Brain Smart Start for Our Day” by Conscious Discipline Master Instructor Lety Valero, you’ll learn more about how you and your family can start your day the brain smart way. These components include an activity to Unite, an activity to Disengage Stress, an activity to Connect and an activity to Commit.