In this three-part Self-Reg series, Self-Reggers in association with The MEHRIT Centre discussed important topics in self-regulation and education on the Morning Show for CHEX Peterborough. Part 1: What is Self-Reg, and why should we care? with Dr. Stuart Shanker September 12, 2018 How is Self-Reg changing how we teach [...]
In this series of short videos Susan Hopkins looks at six role areas in education, and offers six signs that practitioners in each of those roles are practicing Self-Reg. Watch the series below or on our YouTube channel here. Introduction Susan introduces the series by explaining how the name of [...]
In her Opinion piece for YorkRegion.com, Dr. Laura Cesaroni of the Family Education Resource Network of York Region writes about how Self-Reg can help parents break the negative stress cycle with their children and strength the parent-child bond. Read the full article here.
With terms like self-regulation being thrown around like confetti in education these days, the true meaning of such important approaches can become watered-down and lose effectiveness. In this discussion, Dr. Stuart Shanker is interviewed by Morgane Michael of the Kindsight 101 podcast. They explore 5 actionable ways to implement self-regulation [...]
Do you think you understand Self-Reg? Are you sure? Stuart Shanker and Susan Hopkins have come across a number of misconceptions about Self-Reg over the past few years. They deconstruct 12 of them in this video blog series. You can watch the videos at the links below or on our YouTube [...]
Dr. Shanker and Susan Hopkins were interviewed on Global News Morning in Halifax to talk about why we are so passionate about bringing more #SelfReg to teachers in Nova Scotia. Watch the full interview below or right here.
Math shouldn’t be seen as just a tool, or a compulsory subject. It is an enriching mental experience. Yet more and more young children are fleeing from it, right at the start. Read the Self-Reg view from Dr. Stuart Shanker in this three-part series on math for kids. Part One | Part [...]
Luke and Susie – Faith, Family, Culture is a 3 hour show for Monday to Friday aired nationally across Australia. More information on the show and the hosts can be found here. They interviewed Dr. Shanker about Self-Reg in families for their show. Listen to the 20 minute episode here: [...]
We all want the best for our kids, and these days there is a growing chorus of voices telling us that this means pushing them to work harder. Just about every aspect of a child or teen’s life these days is a competition. But to excel at school, sports, the arts, [...]
"In his new book, “Self-Reg: How to Help Your Child (and You) Break the Stress Cycle and Successfully Engage With Life,” Shanker breaks down the research behind stress and presents a method for responding to it. He says by age 3, children can learn to self-regulate their own stress using [...]