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December 6, 2019 Teaching SEL, One Story at a Time

Social-emotional learning is quickly becoming one of the most important and difficult subjects in modern education. This isn’t all that surprising when you consider why.…

December 4, 2019 On Selling

Hello. My name is Ben, and I’m selling something. Now, I don’t feel particularly comfortable about that. By nature I’m a…

November 29, 2019 Empathy Gets a Promotion

Good teachers change the way their students think. Great teachers change the way their students live. But, how do you make this leap from good…

November 27, 2019 Teaching Your Students to Overcome Stress

It’s probably not a huge leap to say we live in stressful times. Forget the holiday madness, each day seems to bring a new headline…

November 25, 2019 Kids These Days…

I’m not exactly sure when it happens. Probably around the same time your kids learn how to operate a smartphone better than you. Somewhere between…

November 22, 2019 How To Help Your Students Outside the Classroom

Recently, a certain video began making its way through my social media feeds. It contains a brief clip of a 10-year-old student using a department…

November 20, 2019 Why Kids Are Like Bacteria

If you’re a teacher, you know that kids are an awful lot like bacteria. I mean, of course, that if you give them the correct…

November 18, 2019 Your New Year’s Resolution

I don’t know about you, but around this time of year I start planning my New Year’s Resolution. I know it’s a little early, but…