Starting the New Year Gratefully

And so it begins: a new year, a chance to re-evaluate, keep some newly-minted promises, and make kindness and gratitude mainstays of our lives. There is, after all, much to be thankful for—yes, even in this conflict-driven culture we’ve created for ourselves whose...

Resolution-Making Tips

“There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self,” said renowned author Aldous Huxley, so what are you waiting for? A new year beckons, full of promise and hope. Crush it with goal setting and be resolute moving...

Why Teachers Are Taking to the Streets

Oops! It appears that Javascript has been disabled in your browser, and this application’s great experience relies on Javascript to function properly Teacher morale has declined dramatically over the past ten years or so, resulting now in educators protesting in the...

Message This: Social Media Is Toxic for Kids

According to Common Sense Media research, teens now spend an average of nine hours a day glued to their devices, with tweens not all that far behind at six. And that doesn’t account for tech’s use in our nation’s classrooms, nor all the...