SPARKS

Strategies, tips, resources, humor, reflections and lessons learned from the field to ignite community and impact

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Podcast I loved from start to finish! Esther Perel on Dax Shepard's "Armchair Expert"

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"What Happened to You" by Dr. Bruce D. Perry & Oprah Winfrey

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A GAME I am SO excited to be playing! BOX ONE

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Movie you cannot miss this summer! The Mitchells Against the Machines

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What I’ll be reading over this summer

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A great book that got me thinking about Renovation in our Schools Culture Renovation by Kevin Oakes

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Article/Image that brought about a lot of emotion for me The New York Times: 2020 in Photos A Year Like No Other

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"This Two-Minute Morning Practice Will Make Your Day Better"

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Video that got me laughing, thinking, and digging deeper! Happify: Why Mindfulness Is a Superpower

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Website/Newsletter I use regularly! HBR.org Harvard Business Review

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2 Guiding Documents to support reflection and the strengthening of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) skills for our adults

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Book I am going back and reading again! The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups by Daniel Coyle

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Product I LOVE that helps spread happiness! Seeds of Happiness Share the smiles, Share the Happiness.

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Choose just one word. Go where it takes you. Be who it makes you.

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CASEL'S "Together for SEL" Pledge

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"Permission to Feel": Unlocking the Power of Emotions to Help our Kids, Ourselves, and Our Society Thrive

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The Social Justice Standards from Teaching Tolerance

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An example of Brainstorming Ideas for Tier 1 and 2 supports during Remote Learning (and beyond)

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"A Virtual Message" from Dr. John Marschhausen, Superintendent of Hiliard City School District in Columbus, OH

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Ali's Template- Don't Get Stuck, Get Started! 5 Steps Towards Strengthening your MTSS System

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The Gottman Institute's Feeling Wheel

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New Tech Tricks to do with Zoom!

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Creativity Inc.- Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

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CLOSEGAP:  A Daily Emotional Wellness for Kids

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The Social Dilemma: on Netflix

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Helper Poket Card from the Professional Quality of Life Measure website

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"Say Their Names" Artwork by: Kadir Nelson as seen in the New Yorker

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Find Your Marigolds Article by: Jennifer Gonzalez

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Ali's Audio Clips: "This is What We Have Been Training For" & "Re-Thinking Tiers"

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Unlearning How to Ride a Bike Video from Smarter Every Day

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Children of Katrina Book by: Alice Fothergill and Lori Peek

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Ali's Template for supports to meet students, staff and family needs

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Brené Brown Unlocking Us Podcast

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The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice by: Fania E. Davis