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January 24, 2013
by: Leah Morgan

Peer Relationships

1/24/13 Peer Relations Meeting Recap

Ted Hamm, Director

  • Educators for Social Responsibility (ESR) - Advisory lessons come from ESR 

Mamie L., School Social Worker

  • Tiers of Intervention – Academic and Behavior
    • Base – Universal (all students) Advisory
    • Mid – Targeted (some) Student Concerns Team
    • Top – Intensive (few) Student Intervention Team
  • Preventative/proactive lessons and language in school through Advisory
  • Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Core Competencies
    • Self-awareness
    • Social Awareness
    • Responsible Decision Making
    • Self-management
    • Relationship Skills 

Advisory Team

  • Presented advisory lessons and practices
    • Meet and Greet allows teachers to identify students that may be “off” or shut down on the way into class
    • Common Conflict Language was discussed
    • Advisory lessons from December were presented 
    • Constructive v. negative language
    • Conflict escalator
    • Emotional Literacy
    • ILAC
    • Anger triggers v. anger reducers
  • Teach, model, practice, assess – an ongoing process

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