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Rumi, on how to find True Love. Find What You Love and Let It Kill You. How to Find Inner Peace as a Man in This Crazy World. This is a guest post by my buddy G-Freedom.

How to Find Inner Peace as a Man in This Crazy World

G runs an amazing self-growth blog called “The Art of Selfhood,” where he shares his personal journey. This piece really shook me up when I first read it and I truly believe presents the reality of what we really crave for as men in a very clear and inspirational way. -Andrian Inner peace. ‘Native and Non-native Foreign Language Teachers: Tribute to My Teachers’ by Anita Lewicka. This post was originally published on 9th January 2015 by Anita Lewicka on her blog and is republished by TEFL Equity Advocates with full permission and consent of the author.

‘Native and Non-native Foreign Language Teachers: Tribute to My Teachers’ by Anita Lewicka

You can access the original post here. “Only native speakers or near-native speakers” – you may often come across such a line in various advertisements promoting vacancies for language teachers. What does “being a native or near-native speaker” really mean? If you happen to be a native speaker of a given target language, you were most probably born in a country where the target language is the official language. The Most Important Words you are Ever Going to Hear! What is 'success'? 21 Things to Expect When Dating a Strong Woman. A strong woman works hard to create the life they want to live.

21 Things to Expect When Dating a Strong Woman

Living authentically is the key characteristic that makes them who they are and they aren’t willing to jeopardize what they have worked for. As such, they often come off as independent women that don’t need a man to be happy. Bezuvjetno prihvaćanje samoga sebe – Alternativa Informacije. Psychotherapy. Mental health of pupils a 'top concern' for head teachers. How Writing Down Specific Goals Can Empower Struggling Students. If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten. Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a new study.

If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten

Kids who get along well with others also are less likely to have substance-abuse problems and run-ins with the law. The research, which involved tracking nearly 800 students for two decades, suggests that specific social-emotional skills among young children can be powerful predictors for success later in life. “These are skills that probably portend their ability to do well in school, to pay attention and to navigate their environment,” said Damon E. Jones, a research assistant professor of health and human development at Pennsylvania State University. Brain-Based Learning: Resource Roundup. Facebook Edutopia on Facebook Twitter Edutopia on Twitter Google+ Pinterest Edutopia on Pinterest.

Brain-Based Learning: Resource Roundup

Strategies for Strengthening the Brain’s Executive Functions. Editor's note: This post is co-authored by Marcus Conyers who, with Donna Wilson, is co-developer of the M.S. and Ed.S.

Strategies for Strengthening the Brain’s Executive Functions

Brain-Based Teaching degree programs at Nova Southeastern University. Earlier in Donna's career as a teacher and school psychologist, she assessed, diagnosed, and helped to create interventions for children and youth who had difficulty with their executive functioning. Today as teacher educators, we are pleased that our graduates are increasing students' cognitive, metacognitive, and executive functioning in classrooms around the world (as just one example, Texas teacher Diane Dahl blogs on teaching metacognition). What Are Executive Functions? Through explicit instruction and modeling, students can come to recognize the importance of taking charge of their executive functioning in their academic endeavors and later in their careers.

Executive functions can be defined as the awareness and directive capacities of the mind. Making Connections. Language and reward: Study examines the pleasure of learning new words. From our very first years, we are intrinsically motivated to learn new words and their meanings.

Language and reward: Study examines the pleasure of learning new words

First language acquisition occurs within a permanent emotional interaction between parents and children. However, the exact mechanism behind the human drive to acquire communicative linguistic skills is yet to be established. In a study published in the journal Current Biology, researchers from the University of Barcelona (UB), the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) and the Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (Germany) have experimentally proved that human adult word learning exhibit activation not only of cortical language regions but also of the ventral striatum, a core region of reward processing. Results confirm that the motivation to learn is preserved throughout the lifespan, helping adults to acquire a second language.

The Trouble With Bright Girls. When Upward Mobility Becomes a Health Hazard. Denying instant gratification in deference to long-term goals is virtuous, people tell me.

When Upward Mobility Becomes a Health Hazard

Those people might be right. Psychologists call it self-regulation or self-control. What's the Real Purpose of Classroom Management?  Everyone knows why classroom management skills are considered a critical part of teacher training.

What's the Real Purpose of Classroom Management? 

The reason we need to minimize "misbehavior" and get students to show up, sit down, and pay attention is so we can teach them stuff. That proposition is so obvious that it's rarely defended or even spelled out, except maybe on the first day of Classroom Management 101. BRUNO ŠIMLEŠA ‘Većinu problema u vlastitom životu stvaramo si sami’ 5 Things That Should Be Taught in Every School. Let’s be honest: our education system is fucked.

5 Things That Should Be Taught in Every School

I mean, almost all of the important history I learned between grades 5 and 12 I could probably find on Wikipedia and understand within a few weeks now. And pretty much any basic scientific knowledge you could ever want to learn is explained with pretty videos on YouTube. Utopian Film. Cinema is the most prestigious cultural activity in the modern world. It is for us what theatre was in the age of Shakespeare or painting was in the days of Leonardo da Vinci: the art form with the biggest impact, the largest budgets, the most widespread audiences. Dublin Event Guide (for Free Events) - All free Festivals, Gigs, Talks, Performances. A Nuclear Machine That Heats Space, Advanced Trolley Problems. Teaching Children Philosophy. A 56-Song Playlist of Music in Haruki Murakami's Novels: Ray Charles, Glenn Gould, the Beach Boys & More.

What to do with all this wildness now that I’m married and monogamous? The Good Office. Everything You Wanted To Know About Procrastination But Were Too Lazy to Figure Out. Horses that heal: how equine therapy is helping people find peace of mind. It’s Saturday night in downtown Long Beach, California, and laughter can be heard from the streets below. Sarah Smith is sprawled on her bed, diligently peeling through sociology notes, preparing for her impending exams. An acoustic guitar rests against her bed, and a colorful gay-pride flag is pinned next to her bookshelf.

At first glance, Sarah comes across as a typical college student – but her serious blue eyes sometimes betray a history of violence, abandonment and emotional trauma. Sarah was born into adoption at a private hospital in Orange County and was molested by her pre-school teacher at the age of three. Eighteen years of psychological and sexual abuse followed Sarah into adulthood, where the lingering devastation of her childhood spiralled into uncontrollable drug addiction and mental illness.

Terapeutkinja je skupila 7 znanstveno dokazanih razloga zašto je bolje biti sam nego u vezi. He Explains 50,000 Years Of Human Creativity In 2 Minutes. What He Says? My Mind Is BLOWN! For centuries now, the world’s greatest artists have always humbly credited their masterpieces as the creations of something bigger than themselves. Depending on their personal religious beliefs, artists, composers, and writers have given the credit not to their own minds, but to whatever higher power they believed in.

The idea is that there is a collective consciousness out there, and that creativity and inspiration aren’t things that someone can own for themselves, but that the best anyone can do is become an instrument through which the power of inspiration flows from. It makes sense: Time and time again people will create very similar inventions halfway around the world without knowledge of the other’s work. He Explains 50,000 Years Of Human Creativity In 2 Minutes. What He Says? My Mind Is BLOWN!

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