Work Smarter not Harder |Reblog

Making homework smarter Annie Murphy Paul hits a home run with this blog entry. Homework is a serious problem. That’s right. A┬áproblem. Our students carry home ridiculously heavy backpacks to spend hours pouring over books, reviewing, revising, and repeating endless exercises intended (I think) to solidify whatever learning took place in the classroom. It doesn’tContinue reading “Work Smarter not Harder |Reblog”

Comfort IN Dumping OUT – latimes.com

Someone you know ill? Watch what you say, and to whom – latimes.com. What a simple and practical way to teach how to think about handling tragedy or trauma in our circles of family, friends, and acquaintances. I’ll definitely be using this with my counselling psych interns.