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This site is addictive--in status update style sentences, the results of studies done in a variety of social and psychological science fields are summarized and links provided to the source.  I dare you to resist scrolling through just a few...

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Filling in Thought Holes: An Invaluable Social and Emotional Learning Lesson

Filling in Thought Holes: An Invaluable Social and Emotional Learning Lesson | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

Although this blog entry attempts pretty unsuccessfully to simplify the vast and complicated field of cognitive psychology, the information about types of "Thought Holes" may prove useful as you're trying to understand the (sometimes baffling) behavior of your students. The blog's author suggests that we, as educators, may be able to teach students to recognize when they are sabotaging themselves by "falling into thought holes," but I think I'll leave that work to mental health professionals and just settle for a better understanding of what my kids may be thinking.

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