Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

SUSAN JONES is a highly experienced teacher, a leading expert in working with students who have challenging behaviors in a variety of settings, and a national presenter on improving the well-being of students in grades K-6. Susan is known for her motivational seminars that not only inspire but also give teachers the specific strategies they need to make positive changes to increase students' success in school, both academically and socially. Susan focuses on practical solutions for helping students be more successful in school by increasing student's overall emotional wellness. She brings to the seminar not only her extensive knowledge of Social-Emotional Learning and the science behind it, but strategies, ideas and tools you can use to help your own students better understand and use the practices themselves.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“This was a great opportunity for me to get additional resources to support our teachers! I appreciate the important information shared throughout our time together.”

Very informative and easy to incorporate into class quickly without a lot of prep or disruption of learning time.”

“I really enjoyed the content and learned some great tools that can easily be used right away.”

“I thought it was a great seminar, not only for ideas to use with students, but I myself felt better after practicing some of the strategies. I would highly recommend this training to anyone.”

Susan's seminar was well organized and conducted. The material was easily understood and presented in a manner that made it conducive for taking notes and planning further implementation.”