TeacherGoal #24: How to Find Joy and Laughter in Every Teaching Situation with Kc Mack

"Be relatable, bring students into your world, bring them into the inclusive inside joke and don't take yourself too seriously." Kc MackTeacher & Comedian Are you bringing joy

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TeacherGoal #2: Empower Students to Take Academic Risks

"And so I want to make sure that while we're focusing on helping students learn, that we don’t lose sight of the fact that they learn best when

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Why Schools Should Ditch Behavior Charts

Do you ever wish your students could regulate their behavior without you having to take away from valuable teaching time to discipline them?If you think clip charts are

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Proactive Restorative Strategies

A vital aspect of the restorative process is the connection focusing on building and nurturing relationships. While there are many ways to do this within our school communities,

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Using Restorative Circles to Begin the School Year

Restorative circles create an opportunity for us to come together to begin building connections and relationships in the classroom. Not only are they an excellent tool at the

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Circle Up for a Better Climate and Culture

Holding a circle is a great tool to build community, climate, and culture. Circles can provide intentionality to building social and emotional skills. We have seen circles work

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Restorative Practices DO Include Accountability Measures

Restorative practices have been increasing over the last decade, but some schools remain hesitant to implement them. I believe that this is due to misconceptions about restorative practices.Restorative

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