Sound Discipline in Action

Building Classroom Community: Positive Discipline, Classroom Meetings, and Self-Regulation

Inspired by the work of Jane Nelsen, Lynn Lott and Stephen Glenn, authors of Positive Discipline in the Classroom.

  • Become familiar with the structure of a Positive Discipline classroom meeting
  • Observe students problem-solving effectively in a classroom meeting
  • Learn how regular classroom meetings dramatically improve a school environment
  • Understand the importance of teaching self-regulation skills to support class meetings

Building Resiliency: Engaging Students Exposed to Trauma

  • How trauma and insecure attachment impact growing brains
  • How to structure a classroom to benefit students exposed to trauma, and other students as well
  • How to use strengths-based plans and strategies to foster resilience and learning for students exposed to trauma

Watch More

Introduction to Sound Discipline (2017) 

Jody McVittie – Rethinking School Discipline: Shifting the Paradigm