School Options

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Option #1: 
Student Empowerment Training



Train one teacher or guidance counselor to use the Connection Practice one-on-one with students.

What's Included: 

Connection Practice Board 

  • Go straight to the core feelings and needs of your students with a tactile tool to solve their greatest        challenges

Learning  Journey with 3 1-hour Zoom Sessions

  • Join a community of educators, answer your questions, share your wins, and learn directly from the CEO of the Connection Practice

BONUS: Private coaching session 

  • Receive personal attention so you can use the Connection Practice board like a pro. 

Option #2: 
Group Curriculum



Train all teachers, guidance counselors, and staff to teach the Connection Practice Curriculum in classrooms, afterschool programs, and more.

What's Included: 

* includes a one-time licensing which means you never have to worry about renewing with the Connection Practice.  

* includes everything in Option #1

15 Connection Practice Boards 

  • Pair up your students and teach the Connection Practice to an entire classroom.

6-hours of Group Learning Sessions for all Teachers, Counselors, and Staff

  • Master the basics, improve classroom behavior, and shift tension with parents into authentic connection.

Hardcopy Instructor's Manual and 8 Video Lessons

  • Enhance your classroom learning with a step-by-step guide.

emWave Software 

  • Teach the science behind the Connection Practice  and help students reach their highest states of mind

Rollout Support and Customer Service (1 year)

  • Receive personal support so you can overcome any roadblocks and ask questions

BONUS: Lifetime access to Connection Practice App (iOS) for the entire school

  • Take the Connection Practice on-the-go and make the Connection Practice a daily habit. 
Schedule free consultation

Note: We schedule 30-minute consultations to make sure your school can get the most from this curriculum.

Option #3:                                
Annual Refresher 



Keep everyone up-to-date with the Connection Practice


*only purchase if you've already bought the group curriculum.

6-hour in-person training

  • Teach your new educators, teachers, admin, and counselors how to use the Connection Practice Curriculum with your students. 
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What some of the top educators, leaders, and students say about Rita Marie Johnson

President Oscar Arias

President of Costa Rica & 
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
"Combining empathy and insight, as Johnson as shown, is a valid and proven way to improve human relations as well as our connection to ourselves."

Eileen Rockefeller

Co-founder of the Collaborative for Academic, Social & Emotional Learning
"Rita Marie Johnson’s model, the Connection Practice, adds a much-needed, simple and effective approach to our social-emotional learning toolkit."

Carlos Francisco Echeverria

Former Minister of Culture of Costa Rica
"Rita Marie Johnson has helped thousands of Costa Rican children and teacher prevent school violence through her connection method."


Oakley Elementary, New Caney, Texas
"The reason I like the Connection Practice is it just makes life easier. Whenever you’re really stressed out, like I am, it helps me get through it. It’s amazing how it actually works."
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