Building relationships with parents is an essential component of the start of your school year. Once these relationships are developed, the next question becomes how to maintain communication throughout the year, and through the ups and downs that students may have.
I am a teacher at a National School of Character in Dundalk, Maryland. One of the reasons that we are a National School of Character is our focus on Restorative Practices. Restorative Practice is a social science that blends education, psychology, social work, criminology, sociology, organizational development and leadership with the goal of decreasing antisocial behavior and creating healthy communities.Read More