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When the Adults Change, Everything Changes – Conference – 24th May 2018

May 24 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm


You’ve read the book, now come on the course…. A one-day conference with Paul Dix

For teachers, middle leaders and others who work with young people. If you would like to purchase three places please email us at [email protected]

  • Learn about the Five Pillars of Pivotal Practice and how they help you to achieve a calm learning environment.
  • Get practical strategies for embedding routines and habits in the classroom.
  • Understand the impact of adult behaviour on learner behaviour.
  • Discover the power of kindness, recognition and reparation.

Venue: TBC

When the adults change, everything changes: The course based on Paul Dix’s bestselling book of the same title.

“I have learnt so much from this book that will shape and amend my future practice and wholeheartedly recommend it to even the most experienced teacher.”

Phil Beadle, Teacher and Author

The Conference:

Visible consistency, visible kindness

  • Seismic shifts
  • Fantastic walking

How to design simple, concise, consistent policy

  • Human beings and the emotional v rational brain
  • The teaching performance, emotional control and restraint

First attention to best conduct

  • Relationships, rapport and emotional currency
  • Recognition boards

Relentless routines

  • The “Shakey Hand Gang”
  • Signs, symbols and icons

Managing distressed children: Flipping the script

  • The 30-second intervention
  • Fogging and diverting

Picking up your own tab

  • How to wreck a restorative conversation
  • Punishment addiction, humiliation hangover

More praise for When the Adults Change, Everything Changes:

“Paul Dix gets it. After reading this book, you will too.”

Jarlaith O’Brien, Headteacher, Carwarden House Community School


“This book is a game-changer. Your students need you to read When the Adults Change, Everything Changes.

Jaz Ampaw-Farr, Speaker, Author and ‘Resilience Ninja’


May 24
9:30 am - 3:30 pm


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80 available
Delegate Ticket (16-05-18)£195.00One ticket including lunch.

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