At Bendigo Violet Street Primary School we implement a practical methodology for teaching social and emotional learning using guided play, classroom activities and empowering language. Each teacher has recieved Professional development in the area of Play is the Way, an approach developed by Wilson McCaskill.
How Does it Work?
a unique program of physically interactive games
key concepts to guide students through life and learning
a specific and empowering language to help attain self-mastery
a philosophy of behaviour education and student self-regulation that fosters independent, self-motivated, empathetic, life-long learners.
This information was sourced from the Play is the Way Website. If you would like to know more please follow the link.
Be brave, participate to progress.
Pursue your personal best.
Have reasons for the things you say.
It takes great strength to be sensible.
Do the right thing because it is the best thing to do.
We don't come to school to be better than others.
Are my feelings in charge or is my thinking in charge?
if someone is unlike you seek to understand them.