Resources for Schools & Districts

File 1389

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Materials you can use to explain or promote your school's work with the Responsive Classroom Approach.

School Media Kit

Information for communicating with parents, community members, and the news media. Includes a sample press release, tips for media outreach, and answers to frequently asked questions.

The Responsive Classroom Approach: Information for Parents

A downloadable, printable handout for you to share with students' families. Available in English and Spanish.

PBIS and the Responsive Classroom Approach

A white paper explaining the areas of compatibility as well as the key differences between the Responsive Classroom Approach and PBIS.

"Research Confirms the Benefits"

Information about research studies associating the Responsive Classroom approach with increased student achievement, reduced behavior problems, and more high-quality instruction, as well as links to research on social-emotional learning, school climate, etc.

Overview Video
An engaging way to show how the Responsive Classroom approach makes school a place of joy and rich learning for children—and efficacious teaching for adults. Watch the three parts on YouTube, or request a free copy of the DVD.

Part 1: “What is the Responsive Classroom approach?” (9 minutes)

Part 2: “What does it look like in a school?” (12 minutes)

Part 3: “What professional development services are available?” (5 minutes)

To learn more about bringing the Responsive Classroom approach to your school or district, please contact our school services team. Call 800-360-6332, ext. 156 or email schoolservices@responsiveclassroom.org.