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20 Ways To Frustrate Your Team

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If you are a leader, you will frustrate your team. You don’t mean to. You likely frustrated someone today. I know, I know, your boss frustrates you too. I asked our community through Let&#...
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Reflecting on Failure and Success: Guest Blog

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Part of our professional learning plan includes two book studies around the social/emotional and behavioral learning of students. The following reflection was written by one of our county's school...
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The Resiliency Gap | The Power of Play

The Resiliency Gap | The Power of Play | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
But an ever-increasing divide (and one that cuts across all income lines), is a deficiency that requires not more of us as caring adults, but less…and that is a growing gap in resiliency, what used to be called “stick-to-itiveness.” ...
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How to create a culture of collaboration, fun at school

How to create a culture of collaboration, fun at school | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
School leaders should follow the example of organizations such as Facebook and Google by offering chances for "serendipitous" interaction to promote collaboration and innovation, Envision Schools CEO Bob Lenz writes in this blog post.
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Kids Share Their Thoughts on Student Engagement

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A twelve-year teaching veteran and a California regional Teacher of the Year, Heather Wolpert-Gawron's musings on educational policy, curriculum design, and daily school life can also be read at www
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Students Share Characteristics Of Their Favorite Teachers - Edudemic

Students Share Characteristics Of Their Favorite Teachers - Edudemic | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
There are some critical characteristics students found in their favorite teachers and they may or may not be what you'd expect.
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Caring, fun, funny, fair, and creative - that's what kids want!

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12 Things Kids Want from Their Teachers | Angela Maiers, Speaker, Educator, Writer

12 Things Kids Want from Their Teachers | Angela Maiers, Speaker, Educator, Writer | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
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If we want to take them to the next level, we need to meet them where they are!

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Girls first Ski Jump: Success (With Fear)

Learning Ski Jumping takes courage, and this 4th grader has what it takes Ok seeing so many still question the title - This is a GIRL! Not one of my daughter...
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I truly love this..........this is what we want to be:  the jimminy cricket in their ear, coaching them through fear.  

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Empathy

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Empathy is a topic of philosophical discussion linked especially to fundamental issues inphilosophy of mind and ethics. Let’s review some of the main issues pertaining to this topic.

 

Other Minds
It seems pretty intuitive to think that you do have a mind, that you do have a self-consciousness; but, how do you know that there are other people who have a mind too? You certainly are not them: each has a different self-consciousness; so, how is it possible to know that others have a mind, much like we do rather than being sophisticated machines?

 

By Andrea Borghini, 


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Announcing: Raising Modern Learners!

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I’m really excited to announce a new undertaking that my good friend Bruce Dixon from Melbourne, Australia and I are launching today: Raising Modern Learners (RML). As the proud owner of two teenagers...
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Beatbullying - Resources

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Whether you want to keep your pupils safe, aware of bullying in its many forms, cyber-savvy, or clued up on their rights and responsibilities, we have a huge range of lesson and assembly plans, activities and information available for you, for free.


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Great teaching resources around bullying

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Gust MEES's comment, March 19, 2013 9:40 PM
Hi Meryl, thanks for sharing! SO, waiting that You make the curation of it and I will share it later with my PLN ;)
L Orange's curator insight, May 16, 2013 4:55 PM

Awesome ideas and lesson plans (plus assembly plans!) for all kinds of bullying, including cyber. 

Lucy Beaton's curator insight, May 26, 2013 4:24 AM

There's a lot of information, lesson plans and strategies on this website. 

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The Positive Psychology of Empathy

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What is the opposite of bullying? (The Positive Psychology of Empathy -
What is the opposite of bullying?
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» 10 Things to Tell Yourself When Life Knocks You Down - Bounce Back: Develop Your Resiliency

» 10 Things to Tell Yourself When Life Knocks You Down - Bounce Back: Develop Your Resiliency | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
Instead of fretting or beating up on yourself, try saying these things. Includes links to helpful resources.
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Great tips for working with kids

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AnnC's curator insight, March 22, 2013 9:52 PM

Take care of your inner puppy.

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The 21st Century Principal: 4 Immediate Steps Teachers Can Take to Re-engage the Dis-engaged Student

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20 Things Students Want the Nation to Know About Education | MindShift

20 Things Students Want the Nation to Know About Education  | MindShift | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
NBC I had the pleasure of spending time with The Innovative Educator blogger Lisa Nielsen at Education Nation conference in New York earlier this week. I
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AnnC's curator insight, March 22, 2013 10:27 PM

Listen to their words and see from their perspective - What do you think?

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nauka i wiedza to droga do radości wnętrza
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Engaged Learning

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A portion of our PL:  Building Effective Relationships with Students.  @drrevdean created this piece to add.  

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The Landscape of Learning: This could quite possibly be the most important thing that we teach our students

The Landscape of Learning: This could quite possibly be the most important thing that we teach our students | Building Effective Relationships With Students | Scoop.it
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Growth mindsest is a game changer..........

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AnnC's curator insight, March 22, 2013 10:29 PM

Grow as you journey through life.

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Building Effective Relationships with Students: Spring 2013.pdf

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The framework for a professional learning experience around relationships.  

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