According to many, self-discipline is the single most important factor in determining a person's overall success.
Alternative assessments are an extremely important part of understanding what students know beyond the scope of tests and quizzes.
Of course, we all know that we must practice everything in moderation – and that includes simplicity.
You aren’t given a manual when you have a child and there’s no survival guide to tell you what to do.
The mention of kol is referenced in dozens of places in the Torah, and each time it appears, one is filled with wonder and amazement in its powerful and profound implication and meaning.
If you enter a conversation, whether it is one-on-one, in a group, or in front of an audience and you are unprepared, uncommitted, uninteresting, or uncomfortable, most people will pick up on this right away.
Children who experienced an extremely disturbing event might subsequently develop generalized anxiety.
One of the most important lessons I learned is about the interaction between academics and social skills
It’s important to understand that these triggers aren’t necessarily wrong.
What if you differ on how things really happened and therefore now you feel like you have done something wrong?
If you want to find happiness, find gratitude.
It’s the magic ingredient that adds a measure of oomph to the day.
If we start off happy, then we feel good about ourselves and what we are doing.
There’s a lot of work taking place during adolescence that is necessary for teens to develop core character traits for the future. Teens who test boundaries and who have the passion to explore are working on themselves.
We think we have the power to make choices and to effect change in this world – that we are in control of our own destiny.
What are these life skills? Why does your child need these life skills? How can you they gain and practice these life skills?
Can’t we keep them innocent of all of this money stuff for just a little bit longer?
Looking at art and describing what we see, helps sharpen our visual intelligence and communicate more effectively.
The top of your to-do list should contain your “stretch” goal. This is your long-term goal like running the marathon.
When surrounded by books on a range of topics from science fiction and World War II to graphic novels and deep sea exploration, students will uncover a thrilling and electrifying world.