Did you know that cultivating a restorative classroom starts with a shift in mindset? Here are three crucial mind shifts that we can all practice to start building more restorative classrooms and school cultures.
Daniel Reisel studies the brains of criminal psychopaths (and mice). And he asks a big question: Instead of warehousing these criminals, shouldn't we be using what we know about the brain to help them rehabilitate?
At Symonds Elementary, teachers use morning meetings to develop valuable social-emotional skills, create a culture of respect and trust, and prepare students to learn. If you are new to morning meeting this is an excellent video.
Using Dialogue Circles to Support Classroom Management At Glenview Elementary School, dialogue circles are part of a program aimed at building collaboration, respect, and positive behavior among students.