New Product :: Social Skills Trading Cards

If there’s one thing I know about my students it’s that they LOVE trading cards – sports cards, cards from their favorite television show, any kind of cards. AND they’ve memorized virtually every statistic possible about their given characters or … Continue reading

New Product :: Rainbow of Feelings Game

This interactive game helps students in grades PreK-2nd learn how to identify and express various emotions. It is especially helpful for students with Autism, Emotional Disabilities, and Anger or other Social Skills difficulties. Games are also a great way to … Continue reading

Why I Stopped Teaching My Students to Follow the Rules

Raise your hand if you spend hours each week talking with students about following the rules. Ha…yeah, pretty much everyone, right?! Behaviors and consequences, detentions, suspensions, time outs, rules, rules, rules. Maybe it’s just me but I seriously feel like school … Continue reading

New Product :: Social Emotional Comics

All right, everyone. I’m REALLY excited about this new resource…like, REALLY excited. I’ve been working on it for awhile and the groups I’ve used it with at school absolutely love it. These comics provide students with a range of social … Continue reading

Sale :: Be Mine!

I just learned today that there’s a term to describe the most depressing day of the year – Blue Monday. I’m not even kidding you! The good news is that you’ve technically survived past this so-called down day, since it’s usually the … Continue reading

Freebies :: #KindnessNation

Inauguration Day is here. As educators, we have the ability to help reinforce values that many of us feel are significantly important at this transition time in our history. An eager group of TpT sellers have been flooding TpT with … Continue reading

New Product :: Behavior Think Sheets

One of the most difficult parts of working with students is helping them manage their behavior. Traditional discipline such as suspensions and expulsions that has been found to be ineffective at changing behavior has left teachers and administrators feeling powerless … Continue reading

New Product :: Winter Emotion Match-Up Puzzles

These break apart puzzles are a fun and easy way to help students develop their empathy skills and learn to recognize feelings and emotions in others. Each 2-piece puzzle features a fun character that must be matched up with its correct … Continue reading

Get Out and Vote!

This blog has never been about one political agenda or the other, but about providing school social workers, counselors, psychologists, SLPs, or teachers with resources, tips, and inspiration to meet their students’ social and emotional needs. That being said, one … Continue reading

Sale :: Counselors of TpT Octoberfest Sale!

This weekend, several counselors of TpT have joined forces to offer a ton of great resources for 50% off! Just type #Octoberfestsale in the search area. Most stores will have their sale items featured in the top 4 spots of their … Continue reading