Published on May 3, 2013 Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal […]
I watched the video below (posted by my old biology professor) and lead me to ‘Pain is Not Permanent!’ by Eric Thomas. Wow! It gave me goosebumps. This video gave me a boost to try harder today!
Habit 1 – Be proactive Habit 2 – Begin with the end in mind Habit 3 – Put first things first Habit 4 – Think win-win Habit 5 – Seek first to understand, then to be understood Habit 6 – Synergize Habit 7 – Sharpen the saw
Published on Sep 4, 2013 Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see […]