I teach Marvin Marshall’s Discipline without Stress levels but I’m a bit put off by the “reverse A-D system.” D being the best goes so opposite to how we usually think of grades or levels.
Although it’s true that school letter grades and the Discipline without Stress Hierarchy levels are arranged in opposite orders, at my K-6 school we have never experienced any confusion with this. I think that’s because we purposely do everything we can to keep grades separate from discussion of the Discipline without Stress Hierarchy. The two are not connected. Certainly, both provide tools of evaluation, but one is a tool of EXternal evaluation and one is a tool of INternal evaluation.
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