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What Is Responsive Classroom?

Responsive Classroom is a student-centered, social and emotional learning approach to teaching and discipline. It is comprised of a set of research, and evidence-based practices designed to create safe, joyful, and engaging classrooms and school communities for both students and teachers.

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More Grows in the Garden Than the Gardener Knows He Has Planted

I once observed a classroom where a teacher attempted to gain the attention of a classroom actively and excitedly engaging in a science experiment by using her loudest voice possible to announce, “USE YOUR QUIET VOICES IN SCIENCE!” Her command blended in with the noise. I remember thinking to myself, “Who exactly does that rule Read More »

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More Grows in the Garden Than the Gardener Knows He Has Planted

Regional Four-Day Institutes

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Bring Responsive Classroom to your school for comprehensive, cost-effective, and ongoing professional development.

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