Managing Hard Emotions

Managing Hard Emotions

Elementary age children sometimes have big, difficult feelings that can be hard for them to manage and work through. The demands of growing up, coping with disappointment, feeding off of the stress of adults can all be triggers for epic meltdowns. A Think, Feel, Need...
I Do, We Do, You Do

I Do, We Do, You Do

Years ago, I taught in a charming neighborhood school alongside an early elementary teacher named Herm.  He was beloved by his students and their parents. He’d stay after school and facilitate what he called “Family Night”. It was sort of like a workshop....

Coming Together

Six years ago, I started my own journey at The SAE School. Time and time again, I’ve seen this school community band together to assure what’s best for kids. Many firsts have happened. Yet, at the same time, one thing doesn’t change. Everyone pours their heart into...