Bring out the best in everyone, starting with yourself!


About this Community



Unleash the power of positive education in your family, classroom and community. When you focus on the strengths in yourself, your children and students instead of the deficiencies, you transform life into a journey of discovery, acceptance, surprise and development. When we live this truth, we are able to reframe the problems we encounter as opportunities for connection, growth and compassion.

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This Community Practices Positive...



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Relationships


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Emotions

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Health


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Purpose


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Accomplishments

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Engagement

Skills Focus


Practice these skills

  • Develop a strengths-based vocabulary
  • Identify strengths in yourself and others
  • Develop a mindful approach
  • Listen with intention
  • Practice gratitude
  • Nurture a growth mindset
  • Build high-quality connections
  • Manage your commitments
  • Make clear requests
  • Generate flow states
  • See new possibilities
  • Practice self-compassion

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and be able to

  • Develop and focus on your core commitments as a parent or teacher.
  • Access your inner wisdom to manage your time as well as the demands of parenting or teaching.
  • Develop a growth orientation in a mutually supportive community, founded on the collective intelligence of parents and teachers.

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Your Coach - Dr. Ron Lalonde



Ronald D. Lalonde is the Middle East manager of the Institute of Positive Education and the founder of Riverspath Coaching and Consulting. He is formerly the middle school principal of the American School of Dubai and the American School Foundation of Monterrey, Mexico.

Dr. Lalonde has researched extensively and developed applications of positive psychology to education. He continues to seek ways to reimagine student relationships with schools, as well as adult attitudes toward adolescents and adolescence. Schools under Dr. Lalonde’s leadership have been commended for their healthy student-teacher relationships and high student well-being.

As a school leader, Dr. Lalonde created a successful instructional coaching program and has gone on to explore and promote leadership coaching in international schools across the globe. As a father of two, he is passionate about helping parents apply the principles of positive psychology to their families. 

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