Classrooms everywhere encounter a variety of behavioral issues, and they’re only increasing. Problem behaviors are a challenge even for the most experienced teachers. Without classroom management resources, teachers can’t ensure student success. That’s why it’s vital to establish best practices for everyone on your staff for managing student behavior.
Lake Worth Independent School District recognized this and decided to act by contacting us. Lake Worth Independent School District is a public school district based in Lake Worth, Texas. The district includes six campuses employing over 350 staff, and educating over 3,300 students. They have an increasing percentage of economically disadvantaged students, currently 85%, as well as 63% “at risk” students
Cassandra Darst, Ph.D., the district’s assistant superintendent and a Certified Instructor in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention®
training, recognized that all staff members throughout the district needed a solution to help with classroom management. Because we’ve been leading the market for 40 years—globally used by over 9,000 organizations and 37,000 Certified Instructors—she knew CPI training was the answer.
For four days staff members representing each of Lake Worth ISD’s six campuses went through Nonviolent Crisis Intervention®
Certified Instructor training with the goal of making a difference in each and every school.