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5 Ways to Humanize Conflict

You don’t agree with the trajectory of a project at work so you make up excuses to miss the meetings. You don’t want to openly disagree. 753 more words

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Brain Rules for Baby

“You may think that grown-ups create children. The reality is that children create grown-ups. They become their own person, and so do you. Children give so much more than they take.”  253 more words

Books

Internship: Meta-Reflection

1.2 Communicating with Students

To teach effectively means to communicate appropriately with students. It is the responsibility of the teacher to break the lesson into terms that students understand, usually by connecting to their previous learning or experiences. 811 more words

Concepts

A brain hack for your next presentation

The brain is a fascinating organ, the most complex in a person’s body. As much as we have learned about the brain in recent decades, there are still so many things that we do not yet understand. 900 more words

Audience

Your Stressed Brain and Learning

Rule #8 of John Medina’s Brain Rules: Stressed brains don’t learn the same way.

Why?

Emotional stress causes us to lack focus and inhibits our ability to retain information. 118 more words