Flourishing Classrooms Book Club/Series/Study

Start a book club/series/study (choose the name you like best) using the plan and questions below. Contact the author to help customize the best format and pace for your learning community, or be directly involved). Book clubs/studies can be a cost-effective form of professional learning that: deepen and spreads research-based best practices in your group, school, or district quickly; differentiates for teacher interests; and builds community amongst educators.¹ Other professional learning workshops, keynotes, or series can be arranged. 


Reflection Questions

Use any, all, or none of these questions depending on the needs of your group. 

a) YES/NO: "personal/private practitioner"

b) NO/YES: "students-first ... I'm good" or perhaps "do-as-I-say-not-as-I-do"

c) YES/YES: "wellness champion"

d) NO/NO: "questioning and considering"

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Suggested Session Activities

Any wellness activity from the book can be fruitful, though the following are particularly relevant to discussing the book and sharing experiences.