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Emotional Poverty in All Demographics: How to Reduce Anger, Anxiety, and Violence in the Classroom

Author: Ruby Payne

Availability: In Stock

Code: AHA8740

ISBN: 9781760568740

No of Pages: 194

Publish date: 06/09/2018

Price: $35.95


School safety is now a primary concern for educators, who are increasingly
frustrated by confrontations over students’ disruptive and unproductive
behaviours. But information about the emotional sources of this behaviour is
lacking, as are tools for managing behaviour. 

Consequences will always be needed. But we can change the

In Emotional Poverty,
brain and developmental science change the conversation. Payne discusses what
motivates good behaviour and the underlying emotional causes of usage/disruptive

Educators will learn to

  • create safe classrooms by reducing “less
    than” and “separate from” experiences for students

  • teach students about a regulated,
    integrated brain and how to calm themselves

  • help build strong inner selves in students
    through validation

  • identify and address insecure, emotionally
    unbonded students

  • be aware of our own emotional realities as
    we promote the safety and well-being of students.

Developing a culture of caring and support isn’t expensive. Every
school has the resources to address emotional poverty.