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Growing Strong Learners with Social-Emotional Skills

By Jonathan C. Erwin, M.A., author of The School Climate Solution: Creating a Culture of Excellence from the Classroom to the Staff Room Using a garden as a metaphor for education is nothing new. German educator Friedrich Fröebel (1782–1852) coined … Continue reading

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How Mean Behavior and Bullying Affect Academic Performance—And What to Do About It

By Jonathan C. Erwin, M.A., author of The School Climate Solution: Creating a Culture of Excellence from the Classroom to the Staff Room The Problem Bullying, defined as an act of repeated physical or emotional victimization of a person by … Continue reading

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Enter to Win a Book Bundle for School Principals!

This giveaway is now closed. This month, we’re giving away three books that help principals and administrators build and lead successful schools: The School Climate Solution: Creating a Culture of Excellence from the Classroom to the Staff Room The Hands-On Guide … Continue reading

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Measuring Students’ Social-Emotional Growth: It’s as Easy as ABC

By Barbara Gruener Part of our Counselor’s Corner series. Click to read other posts in the Counselor’s Corner. If only I had a quarter for every time I’ve heard the expression “The proof is in the data.” And though I … Continue reading

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Hot Topic Lunch—Students Leading Students to Improve Social Climate

By Laurel Lisovskis, BSW Part 3 in our Share the Wealth series. Click to read other Share the Wealth posts. As an MSW intern at the school-based Bethel Health Center, working under the only therapist in the district, I have been noticing … Continue reading

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