Suspending Preschoolers?


A very interesting article was recently published on Mindshift discussing how suspending preschoolers really does NOT work and how adults can intervene. Suspending preschoolers? Really? YES! It’s a fact. According to the U.S. Department of Education, 6,743 children who were enrolled in district-provided pre-K in 2013-14 received one or more out-of-school suspensions. Oh my…

Check out the full article HERE which includes great suggestions on discipline prevention rather than targeted intervention.

GROWING SOUND has always taken a strength based approach to social-emotional learning. When we put words and music together-our brain lights up-and we are apt to learn more. Music Projects like TAKE CARE (Songs of Friendship and Social Awareness), HERE NOW KNOW-HOW (Songs of Mindfulness) and I CAN SETTLE DOWN (Songs of Self-Control) are a vital part of classroom resources. LISTEN to all of our songs on our website.