Books Calm, Alert and Learning: Classroom Strategies for Self-Regulation by Stuart Shanker Hardcover, 169, Pearson Education Canada, List Price: | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleCalm, Alert and Learning: Classroom Strategies for Self-RegulationAuthorStuart Shanker Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Calm, Alert and Learning: Classroom Strategies for Self-Regulation Opinion 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Children Are Not Born Bad, Stupid or Lazy November 16, 2012 Our kids are bombarded with stresses, and sensory overload, at home, on the playground and in the classroom. Commentator Barbara J. King reads the work of Canadian psychologist Stuart Shanker and considers concrete strategies to help our children self-regulate.