School Wide Social Emotional Programming
Every Learner Counts (Elementary School)
This curriculum tool includes an annual calendar with school wide common language and routines, initiatives and presentations, as well as classroom activities for creating a school wide culture and impart key character lessons.
August: Establishing the Learning Environment
September: Making Positive Choices
October: Mindset and the Importance of Critical Thinking
November: Gratitude and the Power of Collaboration
January: Goal Setting
February: Equity and Diversity
March: Wellness, Safety and Empowerment
April: Curiosity, Optimism and Grit
May/June: Habits of the Mind
Counselors are in position to collaborate with the administration team and staff to determine how to reinforce school wide goals through use of school wide activities. Examples of school wide initiatives with which I have worked include:
CLICK HERE to see more information about Character Education and a sample calendar for school wide activities.
Peer leadership programs can include the development of peer mediation programs utilizing restorative practices; oversight of peer to peer mentor-ship activities; student council leadership; student modeling and monitoring programs; or supporting other peer led activities that benefit the school climate.
Sun Valley Peace Partners
Coleman Youth Leaders
Hall Middle School Restorative Justice