Alex the Bully Buster

Meet our monster of the week: Alex the Bully Buster  Alejo aka “Alex” is originally from Colombia but lives in Chicago. He is 6 years old and speaks both Spanish and English. He has two little brothers who stay at home with his mom because they are not old enough to go to school. Alex’s […]

Increasing Kindness in Your Classroom

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A sanctuary, a learning oasis, safety, and full of love… When you think of your classroom what are some of the words that come to your mind? Now reimagine the classroom, improved and redefined. A place where students spend the majority of their day and continuously feel the love and safety that their parents entrust […]

Cross The Line Activity

This activity is a great way to create awareness around bullying, racism, sexism, and address negative behaviors such as drama. Using this activity as a great initial step to open the discussion to address these issues and come to solution to build a positive school climate. There are many different versions of Cross the Line. […]

SEL Toolkit Strategies to Use Classrooms

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Strategies on how to use SEL skills in your classrooms Structure, Repetition, & Consistency:  Create a routine and be consistent: Develop a daily agenda and share an overview of each class or lesson to help establish structure in the classroom. Repeat your classroom expectations or rules everyday. Make it into a game, song, or riddle so it becomes a […]