First Presenter's Institution

Egg Harbor Township Schools

Second Presenter's Institution

Egg Harbor Township Schools

Third Presenter's Institution

Egg Harbor Township

Fourth Presenter's Institution

Egg Harbor Township

Fifth Presenter's Institution

Egg Harbor Township

Location

Meet & Greet Poster Reception (Harborside)

Strand #1

Social & Emotional Skills

Relevance

Dr. Gary Chapman's book entitled The 5 Love Languages of Children is integral in meeting the needs of all students. Each child has a specific love language in which they yearn for. It is important to recognize the way students feel loved. In order for students to achieve at their highest level, their love tank must remain full. This book is relative to the growing trend of social and emotional learning.

Brief Program Description

Do you know what the 5 Love Languages are? Everyone has a unique way of feeling loved. Based on the #1 NY Times Best Selling book, “The 5 Love Languages of Children,” this session offers information/strategies into the secret of incorporating effective and loving teaching/administrative practice that enables children to achieve their greatest potential. We will discover the “5 Love Languages of Children,” and the importance of ensuring all students’ social/emotional love tanks are full!

Summary

When a child feels loved they can achieve their highest potential, and ultimate conquer the challenges they face in life. The 5 Love Languages of Children helps educators and parents understand how children feel loved. It is important to meet the social and emotional needs of every child, especially in school. The strategies present in this #1 NY Times Best-Selling book helps equip both educators and parents with an understand of love languages, and how to create an atmosphere in which every child's love tank is full. Since this book focuses more on parenting, we have developed practical methods and specific strategies to be used in the classroom.

Evidence

Each year, we have our teachers administer The 5 Love Languages assessment to all their students in September. Teachers use this information as a guide to meeting the social and emotional needs of their students. In addition, administration also uses this information/data when dealing with discipline and academic referrals.

Format

Poster Presentation

Biographical Sketch

Latifah J. Potter

Principal, Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School

Assistant Principal, Olivet Elementary School

Math Coach, Pleasantville Middle School

Math Teacher, Pleasantville Middle School

Turnaround Leadership, School Climate and Culture, Social and Emotional Learning, Restorative Practices

General Education, Special Education, ELL, Title I, Autism Spectrum, Gifted and Talented

Curriculum Alignment and Mapping

Response to Intervention

Professional Learning Communities

New Jersey Elementary Education K-8 (middle school math)- Standard Certificate

New Jersey Principal - Standard Certificate

New Jersey School Administrator - Certificate of Eligibility

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Incorporated “Excellence in Education Award” 2018

District and NJ Department of Education Presentations: “The 5 Love Languages” for district staff and parents as well as NJ state-wide educators

Training all non-tenure staff on “The Charlotte Danielson Framework for Teaching”

Egg Harbor Township Principals and Supervisors Association, Vice-President

New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association

National Association of Elementary School Principals

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated

Joan C. Day

Assistant Principal, Dr. Joyanne D. Miller Elementary School

Math Teacher, Alder Avenue Middle School

Turnaround Leadership, School Climate and Culture, Social and Emotional Learning, Restorative Practices

General Education, Special Education, ELL, Title I, Autism Spectrum, Gifted and Talented

Curriculum Alignment and Mapping

Response to Intervention

Professional Learning Communities

Creator of Peer Coaching Program at Dr. Miller School

New Jersey Elementary Education K-8 (middle school math)- Standard Certificate

New Jersey Principal - Standard Certificate

District and NJ Department of Education Presentations: “The 5 Love Languages” for district staff and parents as well as NJ state-wide educators

Training all non-tenure staff on “The Charlotte Danielson Framework for Teaching”

New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association

National Association of Elementary School Principals

Keyword Descriptors

Social, Emotional, Behavior

Presentation Year

March 2020

Start Date

3-9-2020 4:45 PM

End Date

3-9-2020 6:00 PM

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Mar 9th, 4:45 PM Mar 9th, 6:00 PM

The 5 Love Languages of Children

Meet & Greet Poster Reception (Harborside)

Do you know what the 5 Love Languages are? Everyone has a unique way of feeling loved. Based on the #1 NY Times Best Selling book, “The 5 Love Languages of Children,” this session offers information/strategies into the secret of incorporating effective and loving teaching/administrative practice that enables children to achieve their greatest potential. We will discover the “5 Love Languages of Children,” and the importance of ensuring all students’ social/emotional love tanks are full!