Sunday, August 30, 2015
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Saturday, August 22, 2015
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 level.
Saturday, August 15, 2015
A high school teacher, trainer, and instructional coach, Chase Mielke was a 2014 Michigan Teacher of the Year nominee, and is currently a Quantum Learning for Teachers facilitator (qln.com) and creator of an award-winning Positive Psychology program for at-risk 10th graders.
He can be reached to discuss education, teaching, and/or speaking/keynote engagements.
Original text can be accessed at affectiveliving.wordpress.com
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
At Symonds Elementary, teachers use morning meetings to develop valuable social-emotional skills, create a culture of respect and trust, and prepare students to learn.
Posted by RS at 8:59 PM