“With the opportunity of online learning coming on,…what we talk about is shifting from this factory model system to a student-centered one that personalizes for each and every child,” says Michael Horn. Horn believes that customizing education to each student’s individual needs is key for both motivation and learning.
If we teach our children that every life is important, we will see how their outlook on their own lives will change. They will begin to see themselves as part of nature as a whole, as part of a great divine balance that is unfathomable in its complexity and perfect functioning.
Researchers found that babies who were breastfed longer turned out to be more successful academically.
Health and well-being require a balance of the physical body, but also of the mental and emotional bodies. We are souls in physical shells. True health comes from nourishing all aspects of ourselves.
Farhana Dhalla tells you how important your presence is as a parent when it comes to ‘being’ with your children.
For kids to grow into healthy adults, they must be able to see and accept others as individuals equal to them.
Teach your children to discover their own hearts and beliefs, and you will not have become a substitute source of their power, but rather empowered them to know themselves. Teach your children the importance of love for humanity and the planet and all her life so that they may see past the rigid lines people and groups all over the world draw between right and wrong.
New eavesdropping Barbie records your child’s conversations and transmits them to a corporation that analyzes your kid’s likes and dislikes. And then things get weird.
As a former teacher who spent 7 years in the system, one of the things that really bugs me about today’s schools is the undercurrent of fear and control-based social conditioning that they subject our children to. Yes, our children do learn valuable skills and information, but often at the cost of their overall health and prosperity. Our schools, while they do indeed try, ultimately fail to fully harness the power of today’s young minds because they emphasize routine, discipline and testing over exploration, compassion and innovation.
Dating has brought great men in my life that gave me a piece of profound healing and faith in what lies ahead, melting off my limiting beliefs.
A public elementary school is abolishing traditional homework assignments and telling kids to play instead — outraging parents who say they may pull their kids out of the school. Teachers at P.S. 116 on East 33rd Street have stopped assigning take-home math worksheets and essays, and are instead encouraging students to read books and spend time with their family, according to a letter the school’s principal, Jane Hsu, sent to parents last month.
See mistakes as a natural part of life, and so will your children. Teach them that the most important part of mistakes is learning from them so we don’t repeat them. See that life is about all there is to love about ourselves and not about our shortcomings, and so will your children.
This brief narrative perfectly illustrates how you can teach and inspire your kids to create what they want and never feel like a victim.