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Book Review for How to Create a Culture of Achievement in Your School and Classroom
"If a school leader—or better yet, a school staff—takes this book and uses it as a catalyst to create dialogue around what the school culture is and what it can be, then I believe it could have a profound impact on the real learning that takes place every day." —Gerald W. Aungst, supervisor of gifted and elementary mathematics, Elkins Park, Pa.This review first appeared on GeraldAungst.com
In this stirring follow-up to the award-winning Fostering Resilient Learners, Kristin Van Marter Souers and Pete Hall take you to the next level of trauma-invested practice. To get there, they explain, educators need to build a "nest"—a positive learning environment shaped by three new Rs of education: relationship, responsibility, and regulation.