Aleza's Services

Service 1: Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) - Teaching and Modeling SEL Skills with Your Child

  • Option 1: Build empathy and perspective taking
  • Option 2: Teach, guide, and practice self-regulation skills
  • Option 3: Learn peer conflict resolution skills for home or at school
  • Included in all options: Adult modeling of Social and Emotional Learning

Service 2: Positive Behavior Guidance - Social and Emotional Health

  • In-home observation of specific household routine, behavior, or event and customized suggestions, guidance and problem solving
  • How small shifts in parenting language can lead to huge gains
  • Positive communication solutions to frustrating problems
  • How to empower your child through visual schedules
  • How to offer choices for all ages
  • How to create a sense of urgency in your child
  • How to turn behavior guidance into a game
  • Examples of positive reward systems

Other Advisers

Educational Achievement, Social and Emotional Development

Jacqueline has spent over 25 years as an educator. In that time, she has held positions as a teacher and administrator at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. She founded several successful charter schools and has taught at the college level. She currently holds a bachelor’s degree...

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children's physical therapist

Sydney is originally from Ohio and moved to the Austin area in early 2015. After receiving her Bachelors in Advertising from Xavier University, Sydney went onto pursue her passion for health and wellness by earning her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Regis University.

She has been...

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Educational Consultant

Teri grew up in Tennessee and Nebraska and earned an M.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with the support of a Mellon Fellowship in the Humanities. She spent much of her professional life as a freelance book editor, which allowed her the...

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School Readiness, Early Childhood Learning Activities

Jamie is originally from New York and is currently an elementary school teacher in Austin, Texas. She has a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree from Manhattanville College. From an early age, Jamie knew she wanted to work with children and see that every child she teaches has...

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Family Nutrition

Natalie is a central Texas native who grew up in Georgetown and moved to Austin to study nutrition at the University of Texas. She has received her PhD in Health Behavior and Health Education, Master of Science in Health Education, and Bachelors of Science in Nutritional Sciences all at the...

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Melissa J

Melissa is a Texas native, originally from the Houston area. She moved to Austin to study at the University of Texas at Austin and to enjoy the eclectic urban culture. She completed her undergraduate degree at UT Austin and her Master’s degree in Special Education at Texas Tech University....

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Traci M

Traci has been a Registered and Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist for over 20 years. Her current role as Director of Food and Nutrition Services for Lake Travis ISD offers her many opportunities to positively influence student nutrition intake and education.

Since graduating from UT Austin...

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School Readiness Activities

Amy is originally from Tennessee. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education and her Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Tennessee. After teaching Kindergarten in Tennessee for a year she relocated to Texas where she taught preschool through second grade...

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child development professional

Jessica is originally from Connecticut though she received all of her degrees and credentials from California. She is currently an educational consultant to schools, teachers, families and learning communities in the US and internationally. She has a bachelor’s degree in Child Development, a...

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