Making the emotion-behavior connection

One of the most challenging aspects of being a teacher is being able to manage both the academic and social-emotional needs all of the students in the classroom. Students’ behavior has the potential to interfere with nearly every aspect of the classroom, making it quite difficult to teach when behaviors aren’t regulated.  It’s simply not enough to teach academics; we need to teach social and emotional skills as well. For early...

  • Lori Jackson
  • Steve Peck
6 min read