Within Our Ranks
Nicole Yetter, Ed.D.
Creating a Safe & Caring School Culture
Dr. Nicole Yetter is extremely passionate about creating a safe and respectful working/learning environment for all. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Rehabilitation Services Education and a Minor in Psychology from The Pennsylvania State University. She obtained her Master’s Degree in School Guidance K-12 from the State University of West Georgia. In 2011, she earned her Doctorate in Education from Grand Canyon University. Dr. Yetter’s dissertation reviewed the effect of implementing classroom meetings on student performance indicators including; academic performance, attendance, documented discipline, and bullying behaviors. Dr. Yetter is also a Certified Olweus Trainer and has her AAC II (Associate Addictions Counselor).
Over the past 20 years, Dr. Yetter has worked with and spoken to thousands of students, educators, parents, and community members on an array of topics. These included; Classroom Meeting, Substance Abuse, Grief & Loss, Decision Making, Empathy, Bullying, and Internet Safety. In 2012, she was a featured presenter at the National Conference on Bullying in Orlando, Florida. Dr. Yetter also acts as an Educational Consultant and Adjunct Professor for Delaware Valley University, where she has created and teaches four, 3-credit graduate courses for educators. She is also the co-creator of the Bullying Prevention K-4Theacher’s Guide (Integrating Higher Level Thinking and Literacy Skills into Bullying Prevention). She currently resides in suburban Philadelphia with her husband and beloved rescue dog, Stella where she is employed at a large suburban high school as a School Counselor and Guidance Department Chair.
Each presentation can be fully customized to your specific needs, and can be presented as a workshop, keynote, breakout or training.
Classroom Meetings and Environment:
Classroom meetings are an avenue created by the classroom teacher to create a safe, respectful, and purposeful learning environment.
In this session, discover how to:
● Showing positive approach of a directing students to understand other’s diversity and traditions.
● Introduce Integrating Higher Level Thinking and Literacy Skills into Bullying Prevention.
Topics will include, yet not be exclusive to relationships, social media, motivation, goal setting, etc. Dr. Yetter understands you are a Sources of Strength school, so she will include commonly themed lessons.
In this part of the presentation, Nicole Yetter will show you how to:
● Create SEL Lessons that teachers can use immediately.
● Topics will include, yet not be exclusive to relationships, social media, motivation, and goal setting.
● Help create commonly themed lessons for your school