I have been working in the area of social and emotional learning for over 10 years. Over those years I have learned that building a connection with a caring, compassionate adult is so important in the life of a child – an adult who will listen and make a serious attempt to understand the child. These are 10 simple actions you can take to build compassion.
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I can feel a shift, a change, compared to the education of the past. Can you feel it, too? Here are hints about what needs to change in the way schools educate students.
The crisp morning air and the cold dew on my toes have a hint of fall as I trudge across the lawn to my car for my early morning yoga class. These are the signs summer is nearing the end and the school year looms upon us. My teens greet this period of transition withRead more about How do you cheer on your teen?[…]