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Aware of Ourselves

The most common angelic greeting in the Bible? When a human meets the divine, what does the divine say?

“Don’t be afraid.”

Fear sometimes is right there with us. 208 more words


From Whom Can We Learn

“Have you read that essay that went viral on the Internet about how women can’t be engineers?” someone asked a radio interviewer, who happens to be a woman who earned a Ph.D. 175 more words




Looking down the Trafford Road

the kid has got some moves

walking as he listens to his i pod

and the latest grooves

Weaving tween the old un’s… 42 more words


A Savings Account for Attention

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Attention is something all human beings need. Children want attention – even bad attention if that is all they can get. Children often misbehave as a way to get much-needed attention. 121 more words

Learn about Your Students with "What If" Questions - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner
Asking “What If” is a way to learn about your students.
For example, ask:
  • “What if Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary had not been assassinated in 1914?” Find out how students understand the causes of World War I.
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Attention for Misbehavior

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Children often misbehave as a way to get the attention that all human beings need. Therefore, discipline and attention are connected.
  1. When adults ignore misbehavior, children get no attention for their misbehavior.
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Attention for Misbehavior - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner

Writing Prompts and Discussion Topics on the Subject of Attention for Misbehavior.

  1. Students often act out and get in trouble as a way to get much-needed attention.
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