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13 09, 2018

Self-Reg Series on Global News Peterborough

By | 2018-09-13T11:01:05+00:00 September 13th, 2018|

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 [...]

30 08, 2018

Self-Reg Schools: The 6 x 6 Series

By | 2018-08-29T13:33:39+00:00 August 30th, 2018|

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 [...]

20 07, 2018

Do you want to strengthen your relationship with your child?

By | 2018-07-20T11:39:28+00:00 July 20th, 2018|

In her Opinion piece for, 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.

18 07, 2018

Kindsight 101 Interview: The 5 Steps for Teaching Self-Regulation with Dr. Stuart Shanker

By | 2018-07-18T14:45:18+00:00 July 18th, 2018|

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 [...]

10 07, 2018

12 Self-Reg Misconceptions

By | 2018-07-09T14:52:16+00:00 July 10th, 2018|

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 [...]

17 05, 2018

Global News: Self-Reg with Dr. Shanker and Susan Hopkins

By | 2018-05-17T17:35:56+00:00 May 17th, 2018|

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.

1 11, 2017

Psychology Today: Why Does My Child Hate Math?

By | 2017-11-09T12:48:39+00:00 November 1st, 2017|

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 [...]

24 10, 2017

Interview on the Luke and Susie Show

By | 2017-10-24T09:35:54+00:00 October 24th, 2017|

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: [...]

7 09, 2017

Psychology Today: When to Push a Child

By | 2017-10-24T09:36:07+00:00 September 7th, 2017|

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, [...]

14 08, 2017

WTOP: Help Your Kids Manage Stress

By | 2017-10-24T09:36:14+00:00 August 14th, 2017|

"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 [...]