Saturday, January 14, 2017

Just published newest ‘classroom management’  article that addresses the critical issue of understanding the interpersonal dynamic between teachers – students regarding behavioral practices. New teachers, especially, should evaluate their personal reactions to behavior to become proactive vs. reactive.

 All my consultation sites receive training on this issue to maximize teachers’ productivity and caree...

Saturday, January 7, 2017


Just presented my ‘teacher mental health’ session on March 30th at the New England League of Middle Schools’ conference in Providence.  The 75′ workshop provided strategies for managing stressors linked to challenging behavior.  Forty middle school educators attended the presentation from all six states, with active participation throughout the activity.  Received multiple inquiries from administ...

Saturday, December 31, 2016


Just completed a new video detailing my  PD options for 2017 – 018. I have created an innovative blend of Ecological Model  workshops, personalized coaching, and ‘teacher mental health’ presentations that empower educators’ skills and personal welfare. These services will enhance instructional strategies and proactive classroom management techniques, especially for beginners.

Anticipate an active y...

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Presented a 90′ – ‘teacher mental health’ workshop to 150 New Hampshire superintendents, principals, supervisors, coordinators, etc. in Concord on September 18th.  Session provided an orientation to my innovative session on stressors linked to managing misbehavior.  Power point module and folders of multiple handouts utilized during activity. Anticipate consultation requests during 2017 – 018 from districts...

Saturday, December 17, 2016


Started a new assignment training / coaching staff at Wintergreen K – 8 Magnet School, Hamden. Combing faculty workshops with personalized mentoring, targeting ‘new’ hires and teacher assistants. Ecological Model program being introduced to create one system across the entire school. Classroom management practices will be emphasized. Principal Todd Solli has a prior association since his initial...

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Don Perras, Ph.D.

354 Stratford Road, Stratford, CT 06615