From Larry Ferlazzo -Thanks to Elyse Eidman-Aadahl from the amazing National Writing Project, I learned about a fascinating interactive set-up by the Wall Street Journal to compare liberal and conservative news feeds f…
Such sanctuaries are becoming necessary as Massachusetts schools confront an alarming rise in the number of students who are hospitalized for mental health disorders. Over the last decade, many schools have seen the number of cases grow from just a few a year to upwards of several dozen, often transforming guidance offices into de facto psychiatric wards, educators say.
Social literacy, as an important factor for furthering more socially productive and aware citizenship, offers richer interpersonal connections, expanded social circles, cultural fluency, and instills genuine and appropriate interactions.
According to Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL), social and emotional learning is "the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions."
Duplicating existing leadership won’t bring success when adaptivity is the order of the day. What’s the new recipe for talent development? RADAR identifies two key ingredients: Initiative & A Growth Mindset