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The busYness of life

This week has been amazingly hectic. 4 staff members on fire-training , SA Congress ECD campaign and Inclusive Education. Quite a lot to digest.

The highlight for me was learning about ‘positive discipline’ and ‘restorative practices’. 96 more words


The benefits of positive discipline

Why is positive discipline an effective form of workplace communication?

Positive discipline enables appropriate behaviors and practices by encouraging effective participation and understanding.

Enabling positive discipline in a workplace begins with outlining clear protocols and ethical guidelines all employees must follow. 291 more words

Professional Development

surviving #thethrees

As I was carrying Philomena to bed last night, in between her hiccups as a result of a major crying session just minutes previously, she whispered to me, “Mommy, tomorrow I will listen and obey. 1,854 more words


How to Talk So Kids and Teens Will Listen 3 Books

Dealing children not as issue, but as adorable people desire a little suggestions and a stack of compassion, the authors Faber and Elaine Mazlish propose a new style for struggling parents. 397 more words

Remember Who You Are

“Remember who you are before you walk in the door.” Beautiful words spoken by my lovely mother before she dropped me off to college in Virginia. 366 more words


Why I'm Tired of the Old-School Argument That Spanking Made a Better Generation

Many people from my generation were spanked, yet now as parents, very few of us spank. I personally never have and never would spank my child, but I know that some people feel otherwise. 142 more words


Summer Balance

Happy Summer Everyone! I hope you all are enjoying your “time off.” It’s a complete fallacy that teachers don’t work over the summer. It’s just not who we are to drop everything for two and a half months. 547 more words

Third Grade