Classroom Guidance – Mr. Plant



The Second Step program teaches skills in the following four areas:
1. Skills for Learning: Students gain skills to help themselves learn, including how ot focus their attention, listen carefully, use self-talk to stay on task, and be assertive when asking for help with schoolwork.

2. Empathy: Students learn to identify and understand their own and others’ feelings.  Students also learn how to take another’s perspective and how to show compassion.

3. Emotion Management: Students learn specific skills for calming down when experiencing strong feelings, such as anxiety or anger.

4. Problem Solving: Students learn a process for solving problems with others in a positive way.

Online Community: Families and caregivers are encourage to join Committee for Children’s online community at  You will have access to free downloads, an inspiring blog, and many like-minded educators and parents working to improve students’ safety and well-being.



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Albany County Resources

Albany County SAFE Project
24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-230-3556 or 307-745-3556 Office: 307-742-7273

Committee for Children

Greater Wyoming Big Brothers Big Sisters
Office: 307-742-2227

Parenting Toolbox

School Mediation Associates
A site featuring school conflict resolution and mediation information, book excerpts, discussions, news and links.

Teaching Tolerance

Taught By

Aaron Plant