In this day and age of social media, it can be quite difficult to get students to stay focused and motivated to want to learn. So many children are now becoming addicted to their phones and the Internet that many teachers are finding it quite challenging to keep their students attention. While keeping pupils focused on their studies has always been a problem, many educators are beginning to feel like they have lost…Continue
Added by Sara Jane on July 7, 2019 at 1:36pm — No Comments
Everybody wants to improve their life in some way as fast as possible. However, most people have failed to realize that real improvement doesn’t stem from shifting of mindset. Rather, it has to do with overcoming obstacles or challenges that stand as stumbling blocks to such goals. It is impossible solving a goal through the use of the same method you have been adopting in the past. If you want to get better results, you will need a new strategy. Due to this, you will need to adopt new…Continue
Added by Sara Jane on December 26, 2018 at 10:37am — No Comments
I was recently reading a post from PBS on the importance of children setting goals. In the post, it states that
One of the benefits of such a long-term goal is that it helps her learn to set appropriate benchmarks. Each year brings a new sub-goal along the path to champion. Last year she wanted to move up a level in all of her dances.…Continue
Added by Sara Jane on July 10, 2018 at 10:53am — No Comments
Teaching and guiding students to become their best self and succeed in life is not only a privilege, but a huge responsibility. Whether you are a teacher or parent, we all have the great honor of being a guide to the future of our planet.
I have always advocated for the idea that teachers should do more than just teach, they should also mentor and support their students on discovering who they are and what they want from life. Becoming "successful" in this world has so many meanings…Continue
Added by Sara Jane on March 6, 2018 at 12:59pm — No Comments
As I was going through and cleaning up my desktop, I found a folder of some of my best inspirational quotes where I keep all of my favorites. When I began digging through them, I found some about education and learning and thought they might be of interest here in the community. If you have any of your favorites that is not on this list please feel free to share them in the comments!
The more that…Continue
Added by Sara Jane on December 19, 2017 at 2:53pm — No Comments