Validating the Emotion Without Condoning the Behavior

Submitted by beth.hansen on Wed, 01/11/2023 - 10:47

Dealing with concerning behaviors can be difficult for parents of children with disabilities. Many parents struggle knowing how to truly validate or connect with their child during a crisis without first resorting to some kind of negative consequence or punishment.

Join us to learn life-changing parenting techniques that will show you how you can emotionally connect with your child all while teaching them appropriate behaviors.

By Lana Hiskey

December Students of the Month

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Wed, 12/14/2022 - 09:22

The following students were nominated by faculty in the Science Department:

Darin Briggs, nominated by Mr. Condie.  Darin is a very hard worker in Biology.  He asks questions and contributes to discussions.  He takes the leadership role during group work.  He cares about learning and it has been a pleasure having him in my class.

November Students of the Month

Submitted by sarah.ferrin on Wed, 11/16/2022 - 13:10

Congratulations to the following students for being chosen as Student of the Month from the CTE/Business Department:

Rhett Fullmer, nominated by Ms. White:  Rhett never misses class and is always on task in Game Development.  Also, he always has a smile and is willing help others.  He always puts his bets effort into his work.

Ali Maynard, nominated by Ms. Hansen:  Ali is always eager to learn and improve her skills.  She is quick to be the first to answer a question I ask the class.  I can tell she puts her best effort into creating and completing her projects.