Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Elementary Advanced Course – San Francisco, CA

June 18 - 21 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

You’ve taken our Elementary Core Course.
Now take your SEL teaching skills to the next level with our Advanced Course!


The Elementary Advanced Course is designed to increase your knowledge and expand your teaching strategies and practices to strengthen the Responsive Classroom approach you’re already using. In this four-day, interactive training course, you will learn new methods and strategies including:

  • Engaging Academics: Teacher Language, Open-ended Questions, Academic Choice, and Guided Discovery. We’ll also cover the Language of Learning, including core thinking, speaking and listening skills.
  • Effective Management: Classroom Organization, as well as Effective Behavior Management tools such as Problem-Solving Conferences and Role-Play.
  • And much more



Course Details

Prerequisite: 4-day Elementary Core Course
Suitable for grades K – 6

Resources included: Resource Book and Joyful Classroom

Check-in/Welcome: 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Session begins: 8:30 am
Session ends: 3:30 pm

Meet Your Presenter

Kristin Sonquist

Kristin has been a teacher in the Minneapolis Public School System for over 25 years; first spending many years in grades 3-5 before settling into teaching kindergarten. Kristin attended her first Responsive Classroom workshop after 12 years in the classroom and found that the shift in mindset, along with the practical strategies she learned, helped her create the caring community of eager learners that she had always hoped for.


How to register:
  • Pay by credit card: Enter ticket quantity below, complete attendee detail fields, then add to cart—payment will be requested at checkout.
  • Pay by purchase order or check: Download our registration form. Follow the instructions on the form and submit it via our online submission form, email, mail, or fax.



June 18 @ 8:30 am
June 21 @ 3:30 pm
Event Category:


San Francisco, CA
Town School for Boys, 2750 Jackson St
San Francisco, CA 94115 United States
+ Google Map