Category Archives: tips & ideas

EDUCATOR IDEAS: “Frog Fridays!”

We have a great idea for you on this fabulous Friday! …Or should we say, on this fabulous Frog Friday?! Erin Grigsby of Melrose School in Jamestown, Rhode Island gets her students excited about conflict management by hosting a special … Continue reading

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Co-author, Diane Hipp, Presents to Chief Charlo Students

Diane Hipp, co-author of the Kelso guidance curriculum kits, conducted a school-wide assembly for the students and educators of Chief Charlo Elementary School in Missoula, MT. On May 8, 2014, Diane Hipp made a visit to Chief Charlo Elementary School … Continue reading

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kelso’s choice around the world!

Here’s an awesome free resource created by Maysoun Al Qawasmi of Qatar Academy! She translated the Kelso’s Choice poster into Arabic. Click here to get a PDF version of the poster for yourself! Also, make sure to check out our … Continue reading

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Providing Support to Bullying Victims

We spend a lot of time discussing preventing bullying these days. Keeping it from happening at all seems efficient and proactive after all. But supporting those victimized should also stay a priority in the minds of educators. As much as … Continue reading

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A Question

Those of us who work with young kids, or simply spend a lot of time around them, know that often kids reveal a level of maturity in thought that we usually associate with their older counterparts. They may process these … Continue reading

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Preventing Bullying

We’d like to share a couple of tips and practices best suited to decreasing the prevalence of and preventing bullying. Assess the status of your community: This can be done in a variety of ways, but one of the most … Continue reading

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Here’s an Idea for You

We recently stumbled across this fantastic video based on Kelso’s Choices and made by students! Kelso\’s Choices- The Movie This is an absolutely great idea for an activity that goes beyond the curriculum and reinforces the ideas for kids. Making … Continue reading

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Free Fun – Kelso Coin

Kelso knows summer is coming up. And what happens during the summertime? Games! Crafts! Sports! Sleepovers! With every activity comes choices and the potential for conflict. Have students create their own Kelso Coin to practice Kelso’s Choice: Make a Deal. … Continue reading

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Kelso Music Video

Kelso now has a music video! A dedicated Kelso fan created a Kelso’s Choice rap and accompanying video for all to enjoy. This unique video can be used as a fresh way to keep students engaged and excited about Kelso’s … Continue reading

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kelso’s corner (8.5.2011)

This summer Kelso has been hopping all over the globe working with children in schools from Montana to Australia.  He is helping children learn a valuable tool to use when they face conflict. Parents report through emails and phone calls … Continue reading

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