New Parents Transition to Parenthood Getaway Weekend$875.00Add to cartView Cart
Join us for a relaxing weekend getaway with your partner, connecting, while enjoying the beautiful atmosphere and amenities at The Port Ludlow Resort. Experience our evidence-based and research-tested Bringing Baby Home Workshop which helps couples prepare for life with baby and the joys and challenges of the transition to parenthood.
Couples find our workshops affirming, impactful, fun and enormously helpful. Our facilitators have decades of experience supporting couples and families in strengthening their relationships and will help you learn about positively guiding your child’s development. Relax and learn with your partner amidst the Pacific Northwest scenery.
Workshop Dates: January 18 & 19, 2020 (Welcome Reception January 17 - Resort stay Jan. 17 & 18)
February 15 & 16, 2020 (Welcome Reception February 14 - Resort stay Feb. 14 & 15)
May 23 & 24, 2020 (Welcome Reception May 22 - Resort stay May 22 & 23)
Childbirth Preparation Workshop$175.00Add to cartView Cart
Learn together in a beautiful resort setting with your partner. This One-day Workshop helps you to prepare for Childbirth and gain knowledge and skills to welcome your baby into the world. Class fee includes Refreshments, Brunch and Materials.
While no one can tell you what your birth experience will be like, learning about the process can help you feel prepared, confident and ready for the birth of your baby. This Prepared Childbirth Workshop will provide you with information on the labor process and possible variations, coping skills and postpartum adjustment. Partners will learn ways to support mom during labor.
Workshop Dates: January 20, 2020
February 17, 2020
May 25, 2020
Beyond Bringing Baby Home -Next Steps Weekend Getaway$875.00Add to cartView Cart
Beyond Bringing Baby Home – Next Steps Weekend Getaway
A Whole Family Learning Opportunity
When a baby arrives everything changes…Explore how to keep your relationship healthy and happy as you navigate the next steps in parenting beyond infancy.
This illuminating weekend getaway provides a relaxing, educational and safe context in which parents can explore their experiences as they continue to journey through their transition to parenthood beyond the first six months after bringing baby home. Couples will build on their common knowledge base as we discuss parenting and relationship joys, challenges, and next steps. As family focus is shifted to baby, many parents find themselves desiring more connection as a couple. This Getaway builds on the concepts and skills introduced in the Bringing Baby Home Workshop. By strengthening your partner-to-partner relationship, you will foster a solid foundation for your child’s social, emotional and cognitive growth.
Workshop Dates: January 18 & 19, 2020 (Reception January 17 and Resort stay Jan. 17 & 18)
February 15 & 16, 2020 (Reception February 14 and Resort stay Feb. 14 & 15)
May 23 & 24, 2020 (Reception May 22 and Resort stay May 22 & 23)
Classroom Management Training Resource Manual (book)
200+ pages. WE DO NOT SELL THIS RESOURCE MANUAL TO THE GENERAL TEACHING PUBLIC. It is given to participants of our classroom management seminars, and at our on-site trainings conducted in schools and districts. This Resource Manual provides cutting edge ideas, strategies, tips, and techniques which will forever increase your teaching time, student on-task time, and reduce stress for you and your students. Our innovative strategies establish optimal learning environments. You will go way beyond discipline to create a program that will change your students’ behavior.
Teach-To’s: 100 Behavior Lesson Plans and Essential Advice (book)$39.95Add to cartView Cart
100 BEHAVIORAL LESSON PLANS AND ESSENTIAL ADVICE. Every educator knows that curriculum and discipline go hand in hand. We easily prepare academic lesson plans – BUT – what about behavioral lesson plans. This book provides 100 behavioral lesson plans for educators (no need to recreate the wheel – it’s been done for you!). The most useful behavior lessons are included which will save educator’s valuable time and energy and which will help your students to know the expectations of your classroom.
Encouragement, Empowerment, and Excellence in Every Classroom (book)$25.00Add to cartView Cart
Having trained tens of thousands of teachers who teach hundreds of thousands of students, we know that children and adolescents can and will be responsible for their own behavior and for their own learning, but these skills must be taught first. That’s why we have been tirelessly promoting it for over twenty-seven years! This book focuses on proven strategies for teaching important skills to students, evaluating their successes, and certainly focuses on the art of delivering effective consequences when all else fails. Special techniques are outlined for preventing discipline problems and dealing effectively with those that do occur.
Encouragement, Empowerment, and Excellence in Every Classroom (Audio Book)$39.95Add to cartView Cart
Having trained tens of thousands of teachers who teach hundreds of thousands of students, we know that children and adolescents can and will be responsible for their own behavior and for their own learning, but these skills must be taught first. That’s why we have been tirelessly promoting it for over twenty-seven years! This audiobook focuses on proven strategies for teaching important skills to students, evaluating their successes, and certainly focuses on the art of delivering effective consequences when all else fails. Special techniques are outlined for preventing discipline problems and dealing effectively with those that do occur.
Unconditional Positive Regard (book)$39.95Add to cartView Cart
Relationships are at the heart of high-performing classrooms, and unconditional positive regard (UPR) is a key strategy used to develop strong, positive relationships. Bringing UPR into classrooms and schools will give teachers more time to teach and students more time to learn. The authors demonstrate how to build a classroom full of respect, empathic understanding, compassion, fairness, trust, patience, and self-control that are all key components of UPR and necessary for authentic, culturally responsive classrooms. The authors also provide doable strategies and activities to implement and nurture each of these components so the teachers can bring unconditional positive regard into their classrooms and the wider school community to enjoy high-performing classrooms.
Encouragement, Empowerment, and Excellence in Every Classroom (DVD)$449.95Add to cartView Cart
This DVD includes: All of the Self-Control strategies you have learned, which will help you “remain calm and respond right” every time. All of the seminar philosophy and strategies, which will help set you and your children up for peak performance. All of the rapport building philosophy and strategies which will help you establish connections with all children, even children who challenge, and which always pay big dividends to the classroom teacher. Also, classroom arrangement ideas! All of the seminar philosophy and strategies which will guarantee that you “stay out of the tornado” and never again find yourself giving multiple warnings and repeated requests. “All of the critically important “what if’s” asked by teachers from around America, and answered by a master educator.