Shea Quraishi, Social and Emotional Learning Director

I once had a first-grade student we’ll call “Carlos.” He came to school so quick to anger over what seemed like the smallest things: a pencil breaking, a friend accidentally bumping into him, and yes, actual spilled milk. The result would be outbursts in the form of pushing over desks, throwing books, screaming profanity; you name it. First grade. It’s hard to teach with that going on. Read More