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Free Spirit Professional™ resources are designed to help you and your students make the most of the school day. Covering topics such as social and emotional development, school climate, differentiation, RTI, PBIS, leadership, service learning, gifted education, special needs, mental health, and more, our expert authors provide best practices and active, hands-on learning that will lead to success in and out of the classroom for students of all ages and abilities. Many of our resources include reproducible forms, PDF presentations, and PLC/book study guides, which make them a cost-effective means of training and professional development for small groups, professional learning communities, schools, and districts.

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Emotional Intelligence in ELA and Social Studies: Integrating Social-Emotional Learning into the Curriculum in Ways that Satisfy State Standards

In this webinar, Jonathan Erwin, M.A., provides a research-based rationale for teaching social-emotional learning (SEL), shares lessons that teach specific SEL skills, and shows how you can use SEL content to satisfy state standards.

Strategies Set for Teaching 2e Kids

$58.78
Great together for working with twice exceptional (2e) students.

Recognizing and Successfully Teaching Twice-Exceptional Students

In this webinar, Susan Winebrenner, M.S., and Lisa M. Kiss, M.Ed., describe how to identify twice-exceptional (2e) students—students who are gifted and have another learning difference—and how to meet their academic and social-emotional needs in any classroom.

A Moving Child Is a Learning Child: How Movement Prepares the Brain to Think

In this comprehensive workshop, child development and movement authority Gill Connell and her coauthor Cheryl McCarthy explain the inseparable, learning relationship between the body and the brain while revealing the natural, common sense truths behind why kids do what they do and how kids learn how to learn.

Move, Play, and Learn with Smart Steps

$34.99 / $48.98
Foster learning through movement with step-by-step activities for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and primary-age children.

Managing Phases of Teacher Growth in the Midst of Instructional Change: Learn, Practice, Share, and Model

In this unique webinar, Sandra Heidemann, M.S., and Beth Menninga, M.A.Ed., share helpful exercises for teachers reflecting on the teaching journey at each phase. In addition, they examine emotional reactions, explore dilemmas arising from integrating the new with the old, and identify opportunities for shared learning with peers.

The Hands-On Guide to School Improvement

$24.99
Create meaningful change and improvement in schools with this real-world guide from an experienced principal.

A Leader’s Guide to Every Vote Matters

Help young readers get the most out of Every Vote Matters.

Self-Regulation in the Classroom

$39.99 / $48.73
Help students build motivation, resilience, and career readiness with this practical and engaging resource.

Self-Regulation in the Classroom PLC/Book Study Guide

Facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) with this free professional development resource for Self-Regulation in the Classroom.

Self-Regulation in the Classroom: Helping Students Learn How to Learn

In this webinar, Dr. Richard Cash discusses doable, evidence-based practices to help students engage in learning, build confidence, set and manage goals, develop habits of thinking, do effective home study, and reflect on their learning.

Fostering Confidence to Engage Students in Learning

In this webinar, Dr. Richard Cash discusses specific strategies to build and shape students’ confidence and make your classroom an enjoyable learning environment for all.

Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms

$39.99
A revised and updated edition of the classic resource that helps educators identify, reach, and teach young gifted children in today’s classrooms.

Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms PLC/Book Study Guide

Facilitate a book study or learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) with this free professional development resource for Teaching Gifted Children in Today’s Preschool and Primary Classrooms.

Making Curriculum Pop

$39.99
This book offers secondary teachers a flexible, interdisciplinary approach to integrating new media literacy into their curriculum.

Making Curriculum Pop PLC/Book Study Guide

This free guide is designed as a professional development resource and can be used to facilitate a book study or as a learning experience for a professional learning community (PLC) using Making Curriculum Pop.

Building Everyday Leadership in All Teens

$39.99
Engaging activities help all teens discover and develop their own leadership potential.

A Leader’s Guide to Nobody!

Help young readers get the most out of Nobody!

Teaching Smarter

$10.00
A practical primer for teachers who want to decrease their workload and increase the payoff for students.

When Gifted Kids Don’t Have All the Answers

$23.99
Look beyond the grades and test scores to see the real child in need of support.
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