Articles by Dr. Jane Bluestein This is a complete listing of the article reprints available on this site. The articles are listed in alphabetical order and cover a wide range of topics, primarily for parents and educators, with some subjects
Video presentation on 4 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Win-win authority dynamics applied to relationships between parents and children. Includes practical strategies and tips for avoiding conflict, engaging cooperative behavior, building responsibility, setting boundaries and following through, and supporting children’s emotional needs. Appropriate for parents, grandparents, foster parents, and
A Journal of Gratitude and Awareness by Dr. Jane Bluestein, Judy Lawrence, M.S.Ed. & SJ Sanchez, M.P.A. An Introduction to the Second Edition (excerpt): Before there was a book, there was an idea, and the original title for this idea was Magic, Miracles & Synchronicity. However, as we began to develop the content, our publisher targeted the chapter [...]
Sample Pages from High School’s Not Forever by Dr. Jane Bluestein and Eric Katz, M.S.A.C. Click here to preview a few random sample pages in PDF format. Note that the pages may display slightly differently from the final print version of this book.
Blackline masters for award stickers, buttons, and certificates by Dr. Jane Bluestein, Lynn Collins, Ph.D., and Sherri Holtke, B.A. Nine pages with a variety of blackline masters for awards you can create to recognize your students, duplicating them for use again and again. Booster Shots® may be photocopied or scanned, as well as colored, laminated, [...]
Creating Emotionally Safe Schools Complete program on DVD featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Get the Works! The complete staff development video package includes 15 self-contained, 30-minute inservice workshops featuring units that are engaging, entertaining, and geared toward action— not theory!
Video presentations on 6 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Create win-win authority relationships! Explore practical and effective ways to teach students responsible behavior with boundaries instead of rules, and with positive outcomes rather than penalties. Discover how to construct and utilize win-win discipline strategies to encourage cooperation, responsibility and self-management, to resolve and prevent problems, [...]
Video presentations on 2 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein How to deal with a wide range of learning differences! In these videos, Dr. Bluestein presents specific success-oriented techniques for creating an emotionally safe learning environment by encouraging growth, accommodating learner needs and preferences, and building cooperative goal structures. Individual student differences are shown as opportunities [...]
Video presentations on 2 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Deal with feelings and problems effectively! These videos present constructive, supportive ways to respond to students in crisis. Discover how to distinguish between feelings and behaviors, and to avoid non-supportive responses which can only add to the problem! Here are practical, effective ides for creating the [...]
Video presentation on 2 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Dr. Bluestein joins Dr. William Glasser & Dr. Hanoch McCarty in an exploration of the importance of positive student-teacher relationships and how those relationships can impact achievement. The second video examines the important role parents can play in supporting teachers’ efforts to
Video presentation on 2 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein A humorous and thought-provoking presentation that examines how a teacher’s approach to discipline can affect learning. Includes coverage of the characteristics and use of effective boundaries to build cooperation and emotional safety and meet both teacher’s and students’ needs. Appropriate for
Video presentations on 3 DVDs featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Emotional safety is not only about guns and violence. It is also about learning styles, social interactions, discipline and the roles schools assume in our society and economy. In these three videos, Dr. Bluestein presents ways in which teachers can create a caring and supportive environment [...]
An Individualized, Prescriptive Handwriting Program 2nd Edition, by Dr. Jane Bluestein Do you have students who make their letters incorrectly? Do they have trouble connecting cursive letters? Do you have a few students who need a bit of individual attention, instruction or remediation with their cursive writing or printing? Are your kids just learning their [...]
Two audio CDs or mp3 audio files featuring Dr. Jane Bluestein Hear Dr. Bluestein in a live— and very lively— presentation for more than 200 parents of kids of all ages and stages. These two CDs provide nearly 2 hours’ worth of simple, practical ideas for building relationships with your kids. This entertaining and dynamic [...]
How to Draw the Line by Dr. Jane Bluestein Finally! A book that takes parents beyond surviving their kids’ teen years to a place where they can actually enjoy them. This book looks at the parent-child relationship from a perspective of boundaries—what they are, when they’re necessary, and how to express and maintain them. Discover [...]
A Journal of Gratitude and Awareness by Dr. Jane Bluestein, Judy Lawrence, M.S.Ed. & SJ Sanchez, M.P.A. This life-affirming book will inspire you to reflect upon and document your feelings of gratitude and appreciation for the gifts of intuitive insights, “coincidences,” beauty, growth, accomplishment, help and support, and day-to-day miracles that occur in
Stories of Teachers Making a Difference compiled by Dr. Jane Bluestein Remember that special teacher who touched your heart and mind, who inspired you, believed in you, or maybe just gave you a glimpse of what you might achieve and who you might become? This book honors teachers, as well as counselors, coaches, and other [...]
The Reality of the High School Experience by Dr. Jane Bluestein and Eric Katz, M.S.A.C. How often do kids hear that high school is supposed to be the best time of their lives? Yet for many students, these years are painful, difficult, and stressful— with academic and social pressures, physical changes, and emotional roller-coaster rides!