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Behavior & Discipline
Virtual: Alternatives to Disciplinary Removals

ESC-20 provides training, technical assistance, and resources to help schools positively change student behavior and improve student achievement.

Academic Performance
Increased Learning Time

Important Session Information:

Unlock the Power of Positive Discipline! Join our transformative session designed for educators seeking compassionate and effective alternatives to disciplinary removal. Discover innovative strategies that not only address behavioral challenges but also foster a nurturing learning environment. Dive deep into restorative practices, link social-emotional learning with discipline, and master the art of behavior change. Empower yourself to create a classroom where every student feels valued and understood. Transform your approach to discipline and watch your students thrive. Don't miss out on this game-changing opportunity. Enroll now and be the change you wish to see in education!

Session Overview:

In the quest for a harmonious classroom, traditional disciplinary measures often fall short, failing to address the root causes of challenging behaviors. This session is designed for educators who aspire to create a positive, inclusive, and respectful learning environment through alternatives to disciplinary removal. By focusing on holistic and restorative approaches, participants will explore effective strategies to nurture responsible, self-aware students while maintaining classroom order.

What You Will Learn:

  • Exploring Alternatives to Disciplinary Removal: Uncover a variety of strategies that go beyond traditional disciplinary measures. Learn how to effectively use these alternatives to prevent disruptions, resolve conflicts, and maintain a positive learning environment.
  • Reviewing Restorative Practices: Delve into the principles of restorative justice in education. Understand how these practices can repair harm, restore relationships, and build a strong community within your classroom.
  • Connecting Social-Emotional Learning to Behavior and Discipline: Discover the critical link between social-emotional learning (SEL) and student behavior. Gain insights into how fostering SEL competencies can lead to improved behavior and academic outcomes.
  • Considering Steps to Changing Behavior: Equip yourself with a step-by-step approach to changing challenging behavior. Learn how to set clear expectations, provide consistent feedback, and support students in their journey toward positive behavior change.

Who Should Attend:

This session is ideal for teachers, school counselors, administrators, and any educational professionals committed to fostering a supportive and effective learning environment. Whether you're looking to refine your current practices or overhaul your approach to discipline, this session will offer valuable insights and practical tools to help you succeed.

Join us and transform your educational approach to one that empowers both you and your students. Discover the potential of positive discipline and create a classroom that is not only disciplined but also compassionate and connected. Enroll today and take the first step towards fostering an environment where every student can thrive.

This session addresses social emotional learning, restorative discipline, and building positive classroom culture.

This training is in alignment with the following 2023-2024 Special Education Self-Assessment compliance strategy areas to support your Local Education Agency's (LEA) efforts to evaluate and improve your educational program serving students with disabilities receiving special education services: 2-Intervention, 16 &17- Disproportionality, 19-Behavior, 20-Behavior Intervention Plans. To find out more about the 2023-2024 Special Education Self-Assessment, please visit

This session will take place in the form of a Zoom session. Participants must have a desktop, laptop or Chromebook in order to participate, along with an adequate internet connection. Active participation of various forms will be required during the session to obtain course credit. You will receive a confirmation email from Connect20.

Be sure to check your spam or junk mail for the email which will contain your login instructions. If you do not receive a confirmation email, call Central Registration 210-370-5671 for assistance during business hours 8 am - 4:30 pm.

Registration ends at 12:00 AM on Thursday, October 17, 2024

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(1.5) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
Seats Available:
Contact Person:
Cindi Bowling
Cindi Bowling
Date Time Location
10/17/2024 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Virtual 12
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208

1314 Hines San Antonio, TX 78208 | Phone: 210-370-5200 | Map

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