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Brain-Based Learning: Resource Roundup

Brain-Based Learning: Resource Roundup | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Browse a list of resources, articles, videos, and links for exploring the connection between education and neuroscience.
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PBISWorld.com Home Page

PBISWorld.com is a comprehensive and easy to use tier 1 through tier 3 PBIS (positive interventions and supports) tool and resource that includes data tracking tools and much more! PBIS World also provides The PBIS World Book (a printable version of the website), discussion on behavior, behavior analysis, problem solving, ideas, inspiration, and so much more!
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Social and Emotional Development

Social and Emotional Development | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Produced by NBC News, the Parent Toolkit will help you navigate your child's journey from pre-kindergarten through high school.
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Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying

Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Practicing kindness has proven health and psychological benefits, and teaching kindness contributes to behavior patterns that counteract the impulse toward bullying.
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Metacognition: The Gift That Keeps Giving

Metacognition: The Gift That Keeps Giving | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
By teaching students to "drive their own brain" through metacognition, we provide a concrete way to guide them think about how they can best learn.
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Does Teaching Kids To Get 'Gritty' Help Them Get Ahead?

Education circles are abuzz with a new concept: that resilience and persistence are just as important as intelligence to predicting student success and achievement. But can "grit" actually be taught?
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What Schools Don't Talk About When They Talk About Bullying

What Schools Don't Talk About When They Talk About Bullying | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
It is time for us to turn the bullying conversation around. We have seen that targeting bullies does not work, so we need to find a new approach....
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Three Ways the Third Metric Can Help Kids Through Mindfulness and Face Challenges

Three Ways the Third Metric Can Help Kids Through Mindfulness and Face Challenges | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
When I am with my children I practice "being present," noticing sometimes small things and acts. I'm taking the time and not only passing the time. After all, mindfulness, as a skill, can be learned and we can start today....
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Literacy Educators: Let's Get Serious about Noncognitive Skills | Teaching the Core

Literacy Educators: Let's Get Serious about Noncognitive Skills | Teaching the Core | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
The Common Core is the best list to date of what it means to be proficiently literate by the time you graduate high school -- but there's more to success than
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Dr. Laura Markham > Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child

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Why It’s Imperative to Teach Empathy to Boys

Why It’s Imperative to Teach Empathy to Boys | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
We need to cultivate empathy in all children, but gender stereotypes -- often reinforced in playrooms -- risk leaving boys, in particular, with a social deficit.
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Teaching Children to Calm Themselves

Teaching Children to Calm Themselves | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Experiencing neglect, severe stress or sudden separation at a young age can be traumatizing, and inhibit a child’s ability to make good decisions and work through problems.
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Making the Case - Whole Child Education

Making the Case - Whole Child Education | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
We call on educators, policymakers, business leaders, families, and community members to work together on a whole child approach to education.
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Positive Parenting Solutions | Educational Resources | Love & Logic®

Love and Logic's positive parenting solutions & educational resources have been creating healthy family relationships since 1977.
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How to Deal With Kids’ Math Anxiety

How to Deal With Kids’ Math Anxiety | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Flickr: Grisha By Annie Murphy Paul In children with math anxiety, seeing numbers on a page stimulates the same part of the brain that would respond
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Want To Train Your Brain To Feel More Compassion? Here’s How

Want To Train Your Brain To Feel More Compassion? Here’s How | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Scientific evidence shows that we can teach our brains to feel more compassion, both for others and ourselves. Imagine how the world might be...
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Engaging Brains: How to Enhance Learning by Teaching Kids About Neuroplasticity

Engaging Brains: How to Enhance Learning by Teaching Kids About Neuroplasticity | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Donna Wilson and Marcus Conyers, brain-based teaching program developers and authors, share the exciting possibilities for improving student learning by teaching young people about how their brains learn.
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How Stress Affects the Brain During Learning | Edudemic

How Stress Affects the Brain During Learning | Edudemic | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
A fight or flight reaction may be useful in some situations, but it is highly detrimental in the classroom. Whether anxiety stems from test taking or from an unstable home environment, the brains of students experiencing high levels of stress look different than those who are not — and those brains behave differently, too. In …
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What Kids Should Know About Their Own Brains

What Kids Should Know About Their Own Brains | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Getty Neuroscience may seem like an advanced subject of study, perhaps best reserved for college or even graduate school. Two researchers from Temple
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The Research Behind Social and Emotional Learning

The Research Behind Social and Emotional Learning | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Social and emotional learning gives kids a variety of tools to help them succeed, including a boost in motivation to learn, more time spent on homework, and increased test scores.
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Empathy: the Key to Social and Emotional Learning

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Educators are aware that social problems like poverty, unsafe neighborhoods, violence, and family trauma can affect how students learn when they come to schoo
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Start with Growth Mindset -- Here's How | Teaching the Core

Start with Growth Mindset -- Here's How | Teaching the Core | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Teachers interested in helping their students grow noncognitive skills may be confused on where to start -- in this post, I advocate for starting with growth
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The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning

The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Neuroimaging and EEG studies provide a scientific basis for the sometimes controversial belief that children become better learners when they actually enjoy learning.
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The 20 People Skills You Need To Succeed At Work

The 20 People Skills You Need To Succeed At Work | Social Emotional Learning - Self awareness, self regulation, social awareness, relationship skills, responsible decision-making | Scoop.it
Do you think you’re qualified for a particular job, fit to lead a team, or entitled to a promotion because you have extensive experience and highly developed technical skills? Well, it turns out that while those things are crucial to your professional success, it’s imperative that you also have great soft skills--more commonly known as “people skills.” Here are the 20 you need to succeed.
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Why not teach these skills in school? 

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Dr. Laura Markham > Parenting Your Strong-Willed Child

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