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Harvard Studied People For 75 Years & Found That Happiness Comes From One Thing... Fitnes kao mentalni izazov (Dalibor Petrinić)- Za izlazak iz zone komfora potrebna je hrabrost. Transdisciplinarity: Thinking Inside and Outside the Box. Europe shouldn’t worry about migrants. It should worry about creeping fascism. There is an urban legend about boiling frogs, and it goes like this.

Europe shouldn’t worry about migrants. It should worry about creeping fascism

If you put a frog in a pan of cold water and slowly, slowly turn up the heat, the frog will sit there quite calmly until it boils to death. Creeping cultural change is like that. It’s hard to spot when you’re living inside it. The 200-year-old painting that puts Europe's fear of migrants to shame. Nearly 200 years ago, Théodore Géricault painted a masterpiece of pity that puts modern Europe to shame.

The 200-year-old painting that puts Europe's fear of migrants to shame

And now I have to ask: why can’t we modern Europeans show the same compassion and humanity that made our forebears flock to see this protest against callous indifference to people abandoned at sea? The Medusa was a French navy ship that got into trouble off west Africa in 1816. How to Help Kids Find Their Aspirations. Aspiration is often associated with a whimsical sense of dreaming about the future.

How to Help Kids Find Their Aspirations

The Quaglia Institute for Student Aspirations, an independent non-profit organization, defines aspiration as the ability to set goals for the future while maintaining the inspiration in the present to reach those goals. When a student has dreams for the future and is actively working towards them, she’s in the “aspirational zone.” And in that state, student achievement increases. A lot of kids have big dreams about what they want to do as adults — whether that’s become a professional athlete or a teacher — but no idea of what it takes to get there. The Festival of Curiosity » Dublin's International Festival of Science, Art & Curious Technology. July 23 -26, 2015The Festival of Curiosity » Dublin's International Festival of Science, Art & Curious Technology. July 23 -26, 2015.

Mir samome sebi možeš stvoriti samo ti – Alternativa Informacije. 12 Iconic Jack Kerouac Quotes. Elephant Radio. Save Money & Avoid Toxins: 72 Uses For Common Natural Products. Ditch store bought products and make your own with this handy infographic.

Save Money & Avoid Toxins: 72 Uses For Common Natural Products

You might be surprised at just how versatile everyday natural products can be… Why This PETA Employee Loved Working at McDonald's. My first job was at McDonald’s, flipping burgers, assembling fish sandwiches, and deep-frying Chicken McNuggets.

Why This PETA Employee Loved Working at McDonald's

I work for PETA now, and I’ve told my friends and family about our McCruelty campaign. I now hate McDonald’s, but back then, I loved working at the “Golden Arches”—here’s why: I loved the food. However, at age 16, I only thought about WHAT I was eating, not WHO. Although I considered myself an animal lover, I prepared chicken nuggets without ever thinking about chickens as individuals with thoughts and feelings.

Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance. Photo MOSCOW — TWO years ago today, three journalists and I worked nervously in a Hong Kong hotel room, waiting to see how the world would react to the revelation that the National Security Agency had been making records of nearly every phone call in the United States.

Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance

In the days that followed, those journalists and others published documents revealing that democratic governments had been monitoring the private activities of ordinary citizens who had done nothing wrong. Within days, the United States government responded by bringing charges against me under World War I-era espionage laws. The journalists were advised by lawyers that they risked arrest or subpoena if they returned to the United States. Politicians raced to condemn our efforts as un-American, even treasonous. MaestroConference Registration. Register For: Have stress or anxiety related to your animal rights, environmental, racial justice, or other activism resulted in such severe impacts on your emotional or physical health that you have wondered whether you needed to walk away from your activist work, at least temporarily?

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If so, you might be like the 50 to 60% of activists who have experienced activist burnout—a condition some people have argued is the most formidable barrier to the success of social justice movements. This Sustainable Activism Teleseminar will address the most common causes, symptoms, and consequences of burnout, both to individual activists and to the movements in which they participate. Participants will receive strategies for self-care and community-care—strategies that can bolster our effectiveness as activists and help sustain our movements for social justice. Krishnamurti: “It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.” Paul C. Gorski : Home. Filozofski Teatar. Robert Marinković. What kind of teacher are you? - Life Skills Quiz.

Jeste li stara duša? Evo po čemu možete prepoznati – Alternativa Informacije. Bilingual children are likely to be more empathetic, better communicators. Children who are exposed to other languages are more likely to interpret what other people really mean when they speak to them, a new study suggests.

Bilingual children are likely to be more empathetic, better communicators

Psychologists from the University of Chicago found that not only those who were fluent in another language but those that were merely “exposed” to one in early life showed better understanding of others. The researchers, publishing their findings in Psychological Science, tested the theory by asking different sets of children - bilingual, exposed and monolingual - to move an object from an adult’s eyeline. In the test, there were three toy cars - a large, medium and small one - with the smallest being clearly hidden from the adult.

When the adult said to the child “I see a small car” and asked them to move it, 75 per cent of the bilingual or exposed groups moved the medium car - the smallest the adult could see - compared to just half of the monolingual group. University of Chicago researchers. RWL. Educational Leadership:Giving Students Ownership of Learning:It's All About Relationships. Twentieth-century education policy was all about getting more students into better schools for longer periods of their lives—and ensuring high-quality teaching.

Educational Leadership:Giving Students Ownership of Learning:It's All About Relationships

Many people suggest that 21st-century education policy should be about pupils accessing learning through the Internet and other technologies rather than in school settings. I think the future should be about neither, at least not primarily. The key issue for this century is whether schools can provide more children with relationships that support learning. Cultivating the Habits of Self-Knowledge and Reflection. Once it’s begun, you can’t fully separate the person from the task.

Cultivating the Habits of Self-Knowledge and Reflection

When the artist is painting, the painter and the act of painting become a single "thing. " 13 qualities Google looks for in job candidates. Learning: It’s All About the Connections. 8 Strategies To Help Students Ask Great Questions. 8 Strategies To Help Students Ask Great Questions by Terry Heick Questions can be extraordinary learning tools. A good question can open minds, shift paradigms, and force the uncomfortable but transformational cognitive dissonance that can help create thinkers.

In education, we tend to value a student’s ability to answer our questions. But what might be more important is their ability to ask their own great questions–and more critically, their willingness to do so. Mindful Advice for First Dates. 30 stvari koje niste znali, a popravit će Vam dan. Ozbiljno. – Alternativa Informacije. The Learning Revolution. How to Love a Narcissistic Smartphone-addled Trustafarian Immature Childwoman. Out Of The Classroom And Into The Woods : NPR Ed. The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking. Are You A Whole Teacher? A Self-Assessment To Understand - Are You A Whole Teacher? A Self-Assessment To Understand by TeachThought Staff Whole Child Learning is a thing; Whole Teaching should be a thing too, no? Are You A Whole Teacher? A Self-Assessment To Understand - Next Time Someone Mocks Teachers For Making Less Money, Show Them This.

The Right Question Resources. Kada sam zaista počeo voljeti sebe. This Will Revolutionize Education. TeachThought. Changing What We Teach. How To Kill Learner Curiosity In 12 Easy Steps. How To Kill Learner Curiosity In 12 Easy Steps. Grant Wiggins, Champion Of Understanding. `7 Tips For Getting Started With Mindfulness In The Classroom. How Mindfulness Changes Your Life - Left Brain Buddha. Schools Rethink Health Class, Incorporate Mindfulness Training.