Information for co-opers

Co-oping is a required commitment on for all Open Classroom families.  If you have questions about what that commitment entails, please review the policy.

co-oping_policies

The following documents may be helpful as you learn how to be an effective co-oper in the classroom:

listening.pdf

  • How to build relationships with others
  • Look for / Listen for

makethemost.pdf

  • How to make the most of your co-oping

oc.agreements.pdf

  • OC School-wide agreements (CLASS)
  • School-wide con/sequences (the 5 R’s)

ocsuggestions.pdf

  • Co-oping suggestions: when you don’t know what to do

problemsolve1.pdf

  • Helping kids problem solve

special language of encouragement

differences between praise and encouragement

  • The special language of encouragement
  • Phrases that demonstrate acceptance and confidence, recognize effort and improvement, etc.

wordsintogold.pdf

  • Turn your words into gold
  • How to turn an unenforceable statement into an enforceable one

Book List

Co-op Workshop Agenda

Making Requests

Praise and Encouragement Statements

What about Sharing?

Whole Child Learning / Accountability