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Stuart Shanker
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1701, 2018

Is It Our Fears That Are Stopping Kids? A Self-Reg Look At Risky Play

By | January 17th, 2018|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|5 Comments

The snowfall over the winter holidays led to lots of amazing snow structures at our school. One morning, when we made our way out to the forest to play, students saw this structure that a [...]

1601, 2018

See A Teenager Differently

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|1 Comment

A Self-Reg Reframe of a Teen "At-Risk" My teenage years remain a blur. I was one of the troubled ones. I was “THAT” teenager—the at-risk kind of kid that neighbours whispered about and relatives avoided [...]

1101, 2018

Self-Reg: Looking to the Future

By | January 11th, 2018|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|0 Comments

There is a widespread tendency to see resilience as a trait. For Self-Reg, it is an aspiration. We are constantly looking for ways to build a child or teen’s resilience: their capacity, as Ungar puts [...]

101, 2018

Our Top 10 Self-Reg Blog Posts of 2017

By | January 1st, 2018|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|0 Comments

As we come to the end of another calendar year, Stuart Shanker, Susan Hopkins, and The MEHRIT Centre team have been reflecting with gratitude on our ongoing Self-Reg journey and the many lovely lessons learned [...]

2112, 2017

Crisis Averted, Trajectory Changed

By | December 21st, 2017|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|4 Comments

By: Cathern Lethbridge Four years ago, I was following a Twitter feed that literally changed my career and my life. I started seeing people posting tweets with photos of slides from a man talking about [...]

1412, 2017

A Happy Holiday Musical That’s Much Happier Thanks To Some Co-Regulation

By | December 14th, 2017|Categories: Self-Reg Blog|1 Comment

I'm very lucky! I work with amazing and talented people on the Kindergarten team at our school. But when one of these great people suggested that we put on a Kindergarten Musical for the holidays, [...]