Leonie Abbott of the Berry Street Education Model Shares Tips on Creating a Calm Classroom


How do you bring more calm into your classroom? How do you de-escalate an angry student? Have you heard of the “window of tolerance”? Have you considered the stories your kids come in with and possible trauma? Do you have a therapy pet at your school?

Leonie Abbott shares practical, easy-to-use strategies for both educators and parents to support kids through big emotions in today’s interview.


Leonie Abbott (MAPP) is Assistant Director, co-author and editor of the Berry Street Education Model.