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they told me to expect "high highs and low lows"

Let’s say as human beings, we have an emotional scale of 0-100, with 100 being extreme “high” emotions and 0 being extreme “low.” (this very obviously isn’t a perfect representation but it works for this example.) In America, I’d say I had a daily, average, emotional range of 40-60. 1,059 more words

Peace Corps

Ten Tricks for Effective Facilitation

Facilitation is an art which adds value to the traditional teaching and lecturing process, like adding sugar to milk. Effective facilitation can bring a very positive vibe to the learning ecosystem, which can enhance cooperation and collaboration, and thus bringing synergy to the entire teaching-learning process. 822 more words

21st Century Skills

Evil Cinderella?

Your steps are counted and your destination is known but for who?! ;) Welcome back friends from the US, the UK , Bangladesh, and Russia ;) 499 more words


How to cultivate empathy and compassion in children

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity can not survive. Dalai Lama

Empathy and compassion are two features that intertwine and help children rely on their own internal decisions (from inner strength) so that they are less influenced by external factors.

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Personal Development

Rally for Teachers Contract in East Stroudsburg

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. — Dozens of teachers, parents, and students in the Poconos rallied for a new teachers contract.

A crowd formed outside the East Stroudsburg School District’s administration building Monday evening. 131 more words


Student Forced to Make Up Work in One Week After Waking From Month Long Coma

2 months ago, Junior Calvin Latton was involved in a horrific car accident which put him in a coma. Two weeks ago, Latton miraculously regained consciousness. 245 more words


New hardware on tap at Apple’s March 27th 'field trip' education event?

”Apple made a surprise announcement on Friday when it unveiled plans to host a special education event at a high school in Chicago later this month,” Zac Hall writes for 9to5Mac. 251 more words