Harriet Arkley

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General Information

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Name: Harriet Arkley

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction


Website: www.goodnewschair.com

Blog: http://www.goodnewschair.com/blog

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/harriet.arkley

Email: harrietarkley@gmail.com

Illinois Connection

Arkley graduated from Illinois State University. She lived and worked in Rochester and Springfield most of her adult life.

Biographical and Professional Information

Harriet Arkley coordinated early childhood programs for the Springfield Illinois public schools, was the principal of the Withrow Early Childhood Center, and was the first principal of the Springfield Ball Charter School. The Good News Chair is the story of how a special chair changed the culture of an elementary school office and how it could work in either a home or classroom setting to recognize and encourage positive behavior. With stories of children highlighted, Harriet Arkley tells about the birth of the Good News Chair, what happened when children sat in the Chair, and includes instructions on how to make your own Chair.

A beloved teacher and principal, Arkley now resides in the Pacific Northwest.

Published Works

The Good News Chair: A Simple Tool for Shaping a Child's Positive Behavior & Self-Image, Village Books , 2014

Titles at Your Library

The Good News Chair: A Simple Tool for Shaping a Child's Positive Behavior & Self-Image

ISBN: 0615982263
Release Date: 2014-04-29

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Harriet Arkley on WorldCat


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