The treatment of Ahmed Mohamed should serve as a wake-up call for everyone to step back, just a moment, to reflect on our fears and our rushes to judgment.
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September 20, 2015
September 17, 2015
We want to talk about the emotional muscle that helps children and adults maneuver around their feelings as winners or losers.
September 15, 2015
Let's not call it STEM. Let's call it 21st century education.
September 13, 2015
If we are truly to be devoted to what is good for children and if it is our role to maximize their ability to learn and to support their physical and mental health, this has to become a seriously faced issue.
September 10, 2015
The time has come to reexamine how students are evaluated within schools, discussing it openly and honestly, and making decisions about how to best motivate and engage learners while capturing their achievement.
August 25, 2015
Yet do we socialize students from the very beginning to be confident lifelong learners? We might not.
August 18, 2015
Some of us are not built to be self-promoters or leaders of movements but these are essential for educational leaders now.
August 06, 2015
"There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children." - Nelson Mandela
August 04, 2015
What if stress could be avoided?
July 30, 2015
Asking teachers to attend to the social-emotional development of their students without providing them with the environment in which social and emotional health is paramount is simply unreasonable.