Creating a Lasting Culture of Kindness with Positive Reinforcement at Williamstown Elementary School

When students at Williamstown Elementary are “caught” demonstrating the Choose To Be Nice value of the month, they get a ticket. They don’t turn it in for a prize or take it home to show off to their[...]

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Grade School Principal Relies on Students to Build Cycle of Nice

On any given day, a lonely child quietly waiting for the end of recess might go unnoticed on a busy playground.

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New Jersey Students Practice Team Work and Helping Community

Students usually avoid a trip to the principal’s office, but recently a group from St. John the Apostle School couldn’t get there fast enough. And no one was more surprised than the principal herself.

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Middle School Uses Choose To Be Nice to Build Unity

Middle school students sometimes act sillier than they should and when they do, accidents can happen. Like spilling coffee all over a piece of artwork that their teacher had spent a long time on.

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Conflict Resolution in the Classroom

A group of children sits together coloring at a table. One child grabs a crayon that another was reaching for. Perhaps it was intentional, perhaps not. What determines the outcome is how the second[...]

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