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When sitting and listening, brain activity mirrors sleeping

I heard something interesting the other day... When sitting and listening, our brains are about as active as when we are sleeping. Besides that, children are not taught nor are they wired to sit and listen anymore. I am fortunate to visit classrooms every day where teachers are asking deep thinking questions and empowering student… Continue reading When sitting and listening, brain activity mirrors sleeping

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“Change your life one 5-second decision at a time.” -Mel Robbins

´╗┐We cannot control our feelings. We do control what we think and what we do, and our feelings follow along. Want to feel better? Take a walk, clean the kitchen, work toward a goal, listen to a kindergartener's story. Learning Dr. William Glasser's Choice Theory taught me this early in my career and early in… Continue reading “Change your life one 5-second decision at a time.” -Mel Robbins