Creating a Relationship-First vs. Rules-First Environment

Posted February 22, 2019

Webinar Overview: 

Creating a Relationship-First vs. Rules-First Environment

 When: Thursday, March 7th, from 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET

 Where:  You can view the webinar here.

Creating a truly trauma-responsive school requires shifting from a “rules first” to a “relationships first” mindset. This webinar highlighted the adjustments required in instruction, expectations and relationships in order to establish a safe, connected environment for every student.

Our speaker for this session was James Moffett, principal of Derby Hill Elementary School in Kansas. James shared his experience in creating a Trauma Sensitive School (TSS) that includes safe spots, mindfulness, self-regulation and a social and emotional curriculum.

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