Roberta Reflects On Self-Reg, Hope, and the Difference One Year Can Make

Self-Reg for parents, photo of man and son sitting on the grass together

Towards the end of 3 wonderful days working in Alert Bay, British Columbia, I asked Roberta, one of the most inspiring teachers that I’ve worked with over the last few years, if I could ask her a few questions on video about her Self-Reg journey. Little did I know that I was about to receive the most uplifting, funny, and completely heartwarming story of one teacher’s journey from a self-control mindset to Self-Reg.

Her final message is that “there is hope” and she is absolutely right.

Watch the full video below or on our YouTube channel here.

Dr. Susan Hopkins is the Executive Director of Dr. Stuart Shanker's organization, Susan has been a teacher, school administrator, inclusive schooling coordinator, curriculum developer, educational researcher, and educational leader. She has worked in every area of education from the early years to post-secondary, from remote Northern schools to the Department of Education, and across contexts that include Italy and the Northwest Territories.