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'Positive Discipline' by Jane Nelsen


Jane Nelsen (née Wood) is a California-licensed marriage and family therapist who now lives in San Clemente, California, and South Jordan, Utah. She is the mother of seven and grandmother to eighteen grandchildren. 4,355 more words


Musings #32: In the Land of No, Remember to Say Yes

My favorite line in one of my favorite books is:  There was no one there to tell her she couldn’t.

It’s a line from Clan of the Cave Bear… 503 more words


Spills and Messes Happen

This morning, Little Man decided to make himself a cup of mac and cheese. He’s done this many times before, so it wasn’t a new thing.  829 more words

The Voyage

Musings #31: The Hurts We Hold On To (Yeah Write Non-Fiction)

The other day late in the night my six-year-old smacked her three-year old brother across the face so hard the imprint of her hand lingered for an hour even after an application of a blue ice bag.    732 more words


4 Hacks for Getting Things Done With Baby

It can be hard to complete tasks on your to-do-list when you have children. Here are some ideas that may allow you to check a few things off your list: 403 more words


Positive Management of a Classroom Community

5. Learning Environment: The teacher fosters and maintains a safe and inclusive learning environment that takes into account: physical, emotional, and intellectual well-being.

According to Wong & Wong (2009), “Classroom management consists of the practices and procedures that a teacher uses to maintain and environment in which instruction and learning can occur” (p. 676 more words