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Andy capitalizes on his working knowledge of what works in schools combining it with research on best practices that schools need to help their students and staff be the best they can be for their students every day. Working with school districts and state organizations, Andy has delivered an engaging mix of practical advice with the motivation to go do great work now. 


How to maximize relationships, increase ownership, and create meaningful improvements in behaviors


How to unlock your potential to inspire the very best in your own life and in those you serve


Strategies to Improve Behavior, Increase Ownership, and Give Every Student a Chance

With Forward by The Relentless Hamish Brewer!

Andy is obsessed with finding and sharing strategies that really make a difference in our schools to improve behaviors, calm down classrooms, and help both our staff and students love school. Buy his new book by DBC, Inc. on Amazon and Barnes & Noble today!

Want bulk orders (10+ books) for your team or staff? Contact Wendy at DBC, Inc Publishing via email at for special pricing and great discounts! 

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Discipline Win Podcast

Discipline Win is a podcast on discipline to help improve ourselves and better support others. School discipline needs to be inclusive, relationships-focused, and strategic if we want students to be invested in their own progress and make real improvements. Share this journey of discovery as Andy breaks down best practices in school discipline, inclusive practices, learning, and leading!

Myth vs Reality Podcast

Join award-winning school principals Hamish Brewer and Andy Jacks in this educational podcast. They are breaking down hot topics and current issues in education and deciding what is myth vs what is reality in schools today. Each 20 minute episode consists of four-4 minute segments to discuss various timely educational topics and then two-1 minute segments for fun quick hits at the end. Tweet at Hamish @brewerhm or Andy @_andyjacks to suggest discussion topics. 

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