When we see people succeed, we may assume that things like natural talent and test scores were the big factors in their success.
With thousands of books to choose from, it can be an overwhelming task to find books to help teach courage. Here’s a few book suggestions to start those conversations. We’ll share more books every month. Sheila Rae, the Brave by Kevin Henkes
We have the Six Pillars just up the hill as a visual reminder. Justin and Tony exhibited those characteristics in the way they lived their lives, and in how they died. How can you best honor Justin and Tony after tonight? By incorporating those characteristics into your daily living.
Strategies to boost tolerance and curb bullying.
When we are focused on other tasks, it is hard to be present.
You can show good citizenship by being a leader in your school or community. Leadership isn’t a job — it is an action. Everyone in your family can be a leader.
Here are a few book suggestions to help start conversations about bullies and bullying.
Kids can often complain that things “aren’t fair” when things don’t work out as they want. One way to help teach fairness is to promote compromise.
Since it can sometimes be hard to become friends with new classmates, we can help students by encouraging them to get to know one another better. Here are a list of questions that can help students get to know one another better.
Make no mistake: the root of bullying is always a lack of empathy, and far too many kids-and adults-are in deficit mode.