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Students cheat for good grades. Why not make the classroom about learning and not testing?

We have been hearing stories about academic cheating: from students caught cheating on homework assignments as well as college entrance exams, to teachers being caught in cheating scandals, such as the… 966 more words

Seedling Sale Today!!!

This morning we sold about half of our seedlings, but we still have lots left for the sale today after school!!

We will be outside at the front doors 330-400. See you there!

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Strata Seedling Sale continues...

Do you remember your first bike???

I just had a most amazing group!!!

I start off asking group members if they recall their very first bike…what color was it…the neighborhood they rode in…the sound of the tires on the pavement, dirt, or gravel…the wind in the hair…the sun on their back… 473 more words

Confronting Intimate Partner Violence among adolescents

Mia Scally is a research associate with the Centre for Abuse and Trauma Studies at Middlesex University. Alongside her colleague, Associate Professor in Forensic Psychology… 785 more words

Research

“Learning to BREATHE” and how it might influence ethnically diverse, at-risk adolescents

“Walk as if you are kissing the earth with your feet.”

– Thich Naht Hanh

Often times when people think of mindfulness, the first image that pops into their head is a bald monk meditating for hours on end.

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Summer's Almost Here! Now What?

Alice Cooper’s iconic song “School’s Out” has the tendency to elicit one of a few specific emotions, especially during the months of May and June. For children and teenagers, the song prompts a sense of overwhelming joy and general youthful jubilance. 798 more words

Advice For Parents