Self Awareness Skills

Self Awareness Skills

Whether you’re a student, teacher, or in another profession, self-awareness is a skill we must all cultivate. For children, specifically, it can be used as a management tool to help them evaluate their own mental and emotional well-being.   When we teach children how...
Pandemic Effects on Children

Pandemic Effects on Children

The pandemic has caused major disruptions in routines and social activities for children. These disruptions have led to social isolation and a crisis that is reaching into 2022.  Many children have missed their sports games, music lessons, birthday parties, and...
Acceptance Vs. Tolerance

Acceptance Vs. Tolerance

The phrases “tolerance” and “acceptance” are often used to talk about diversity. Sometimes, they are seen as words in posters around classrooms. Other times, their words are echoed in assembly rooms. However, teaching diversity requires meaningful, planned activities...
Self-Care Activities for Students

Self-Care Activities for Students

We know that social distancing, schedule changes, quarantine, and all-around uncertainties can take their toll on everyone, especially our little ones. It may feel like things are spiraling out of hand. In these times, it’s important to take care of yourself and to...
Positive Parenting Tips

Positive Parenting Tips

Parenting is one of the most rewarding jobs in life. However, it can also be one of the most challenging. Because children do not come with instructions, it is up to parents to learn the parenting style that works best for them.  There are several parenting...