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STOP "Drive-Bys"

Many professionals, regardless of the field, go to a conference or a workshop for one day, two days, even three days. GREAT experience, right? There are myriads of sites and sources for online and “home” study programs that are designed to improve what is done by professionals across marketing, teaching, finance, and law. 982 more words

Change Management Coaching

Commencement Speech Parents Need to Hear

The real truths about Millennials, 21st century skills, the roles they play, workforce development and responsibilities assumed in their lives…All covered in a commencement speech. 6 more words

Cultural Competence

Are You a Boy or Girl? No: Living Outside the Gender Binary

By Emmie Matsuno (Counseling Psychology doctoral student, University of California, Santa Barbara)

Transgender people are 25 times more likely to make a suicide attempt than the general population. 788 more words

LGBT

On Dismissing Black Folks

Today I began my 3rd summer semester of my graduate program. As I sat down and mentally prepared to engage in small talk with the only other person in the room, I scanned my mind for common interests. 1,019 more words

Mental Health

Diversity & Cultural Competence

If you type “diversity” into google images, you’ll be faced with a lot of images similar to the one above. Wanna know why it’s problematic? 1,022 more words

Mental Health

How To Enhance The Parent Experience at School

While teachers play an integral role in leading a student to academic success, parents are the driving force that continually support and encourage their children to succeed beyond the classroom. 719 more words

Family Engagement